|Use of Medical Terminology in Work Activities (WSQ)|
This course aims to equip individuals working or planning to work in the health care environment. It will prove to be very useful for people with limited or no medical training and intend to develop skills to communicate clearly and effectively using medical terminology.
This course will enable the participants to learn and understand medical terminology; spelling; pronunciation and definition of medical terms. The majority of medical terms are made up of interchangeable word parts that are used over and over again in different combinations. Participants will discover the connections and relationships among root words, prefixes and suffixes, as well as recognizing the individual parts.
This course has met the criteria set by the Workforce Development Agency and lessons follows the strict criteria including theory, formative and summative assessment in relation to the Singapore Workforce Skills Qualifications (WSQ framework).
This course is designed for people working or wishing to work in a healthcare environment but does not have adequate training in medical terminology.
It also aims to develop skills to communicate clearly and effectively with proper terminology to patients, healthcare staff and others.
This course is designed for people with no medical training working or wishing to work in a healthcare environment or related industry. It is relevant to
Upon successful completion and assessment of the training module, participants will receive a formal recognition through the award of a Statement of Attainment (SOA).
This SOA is a nationally recognized qualification indicating the participant's ability or competence in a particular area. This means that the participant is certified by the WDA (Singapore Workforce Development Agency) as being able to perform a task appropriate to his/her occupational level and work demands. A minimum of 80% attendance by the participant is required for the WDA funding.
Parkway College, Jalan Bukit Merah
Per participant: S$342.40