Understanding medical terminology is important for the medical interpreter, but speaking the medical language used in the day-to-day health care environment is paramount in ensuring effective communication in a medical encounter. Your correct pronunciation and proficiency in the language of medicine will allow healthcare providers and consumers to understand each other clearly.
This interactive class is presented to you in a unique combination of amazing 3D videos and audio exercises. You will learn and get reacquainted with hundreds of core medical words organized by body systems. These engaging visuals and auditory elements will enhance your learning and retention of the medical terms presented in this module.
You will have the opportunity to view medical animations on multiples subjects, such as human anatomy, physiology, diseases, treatments, and diagnostic studies. Furthermore, you will be able to listen and practice the correct pronunciation of these and other additional medical terms in English with our unique audio-glossaries. Glossaries of terms are translated into Arabic, Simplified Chinese and Russian.
This efficient and fun method will help deepen your knowledge of medical terminology, and you will gain confidence in speaking the medical language. Your learning process will be aided by pronunciation and memorization exercises, visual elements, glossaries, definitions, self-evaluations, and quizzes.
After successfully completing this module, you will be able to:
Identify common medical terms, diseases and procedures related to the body systems.
Interpret the meaning of medical terms and abbreviation presented in this module.
Understand basic human anatomy, physiology, medical treatments and procedures.
Correctly pronounce the English terms presented in this module.
Improve your medical language proficiency and confidence.
In this module, we will cover:
The Cardiovascular System
The Digestive System
The Endocrine System
The Integumentary System
The Lymphatic System
The Muscular System
We are sure this course will help you lay a foundation of solid medical terminology that will serve you well in your medical interpreter career.