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Medical Terminology

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Are you looking for a career in the Health Care field? Does your current job demand a basic understanding of medical terminology?  

Our Medical Terminology course will develop the skills you need to understand medical terms including common medical prefixes, suffixes and combining forms as well as an exploration of the body systems.

Winter 2019 Course Options

  • MOA 155 001 - Jan 7 - Apr 13, Mon/Wed, 6:00pm - 7:50pm (Interurban Campus)
  • MOA 155 003 - Jan 9 - Apr 12, Wed/Fri, 10:30am - 12:20pm (Interurban Campus)
  • MOA 155 D02 - Jan 7 - Apr 13 (Online)

How To Register

  • Online
    • MOA 155 (section 001, 002 or D03)
  • Phone: main registration line at 250-370-3550 (Opt 2). 
    • Ask to Register into MOA 155 (section 001, 002 or D03)
    • Indicate that you are a CONTINUING EDUCATION STUDENT
    • Pay deposit of $175 by Credit Card
    • Pay remainder of course fee by January 21st 

Course Description

This course will provide students with an understanding of medical terminology through the development of the necessary language skills to define, pronounce and correctly spell medical terms and includes related physiology and anatomy.


The 11th Edition "The Language of Medicine" textbook, by Chabner (approx $140)  is required for all courses.

For more information, contact

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Camosun College Lansdowne
3100 Foul Bay Rd
Victoria BC V8P 5J2
Camosun College Interurban
4461 Interurban Rd
Victoria BC V9E 2C1
  • 250–370–3000
  • 1–877–554–7555 (toll-free)

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