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BSMSA Certificate in Medical Terminology

Aimed at existing NHS / private practice staff, returned workers, mature students, and anyone considering a career within medical administration.

Course Content:  Consists of 4 parts to be studied over 4–6 months (based on around 3 hours study a week) which include the following topics:

  • Introduction to terminology and word building
  • Abbreviations
  • The body systems – musculoskeletal, cardiovascular and blood systems, respiratory, digestive, lymphatic, endocrine, urinary, reproductive, sensory and nervous systems
  • Oncology, Radiography, Pathology 

Course objectives:

  • Define and understand medical words using prefixes, roots and suffixes
  • A core knowledge of terms used for the body systems with diseases and procedures
  • Identify abbreviations and symbols used in the medical profession

Course assessment and delivery:

  • Available online through the BSMSA training website
  • Full individual tutorial support – each student will be allotted a mentor who will provide information and advice on study skills, guidance and support
  • Self assessment tests
  • Mentor-marked end of module assignments

Course to be completed within 6 months maximum or further charges will be incurred

Course Cost: The cost of this course is £275 and includes:

  • Full access to course material and the learning platform
  • Full mentor support
  • Final BSMSA certficate

Final assessment: Once all units and assignments have been completed, a final assignment will be undertaken. This will cover all unit contents and will be a mentor marked final assessment and evaluation.

If you wish to enrol on this course you can pay online, via cheque or bank transfer. Please email training@bsmsa.org.uk to enrol or click on the add to basket below to purchase on-line.

* Additional information for students wishing to upgrade to the City & Guilds Level 3 Certificate in Medical Terminology: Students will also be required to complete an examination at a City & Guilds centre or alternative location, such as their workplace, following successful completion of the course of study.

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BSMSA Certificate in Medical Terminology
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