Medical Terminology (Online)

Course Code
Course Type
Short Course; Accredited Course
Course Level
Skills Building
Unit Code
BSBMED301B - Interpret and Apply Medical Terminology Appropriately
Business Services
Course Location
Course Duration
Part Time: 6 weeks
Course Cost
Study Modes
Online Courses
Phone: 03 5622 8588
Fax: 1300 094 661

Course Overview

Do you need to understand medical terminology for your job or would you like to understand it so you can work in a medical environment?

This course is for non-medical personnel employed (or seeking employment) in medical or hospital offices or other health related fields and students. You will learn how to interpret and apply medical terminology appropriately and correctly.

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Qualifications And Recognition

Upon completion of this course, students will be issued with a Statement of Attainment.

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

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Employment Prospects

  • Ward clerk
  • Medical reception or office staff students studying in health related fields

Online Requirements

Participants will need access to a computer, good internet connection and headset

How To Apply

Direct to Institute


Assessment is by written assignments and online quizzes. Tasks focus on problem solving rather than the need to memorise lists of medical terms. Students are required to demonstrate the correct pronunciation of medical terms in some tasks.

Can prospective students enrol in individual units?


Course Structure

Unit Code Unit Name
Interpret and Apply Medical Terminology Appropriately