MTL introduces students in the Health Sciences to medical terms derived from Greek and Latin. Also briefly introduces students to the history of ancient medicine.
Terminology for the health sciences was established over many centuries, deriving most of its origins from the classical Greek and Latin, which, even today, still form the basis of almost all terminology used in health sciences.
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FMP supports the furthering of studies in this specialist field and a substantial amount is provided for an additional lectureship in Medical Terminology each year.
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Following a course in medical terminology provides the student with a key to unlock this specialized language, often referred to as incomprehensible by the uninitiated.
This guide contains important information on which work will be done, when it will be done and how it will be done. It explains how module and final marks will be calculated and gives dates for tests and assignments. Please bring it to class and keep it at hand when you do assignments and learn for tests.
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The MTL course is intended for students in medicine, dentistry, veterarinary, biological and medical sciences, dietetics, physiotherapy, occupational therapy, radiology, speech therapy, nursing, pharmacy and related programs.
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