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Health literacy for starters

Health literacy for starters

Health literacy for starters
  • Estimated Completion Time4-6 hours
  • BadgeDigital Badge Recognition
  • Course Location100% online
  • IndustryBy industry, for industry
  • EndorsementConsumer endorsed

Designed for:

Learners who are full or part time students within the VET sector (TAFE or secondary school students enrolled at TAFE).

Course outline:

Increase your knowledge of medical terminology within the healthcare sector in areas such as:

  • Basic medical terminology
  • Hospital units and departments
  • Common abbreviations
  • People and roles in healthcare settings.
  • Calls, codes and signs

This will help demonstrate your ability to recognise and recall simple healthcare terminology in simulated workplace scenarios.

Learning experience:

This microcredential consists of six (6) modules. To successfully complete this microcredential, in these modules you will:

  • Compete with your colleagues to learn medical terms in a series of learning games
  • Review and respond to a series of healthcare-related scenarios
  • Successfully complete a series of quizzes on healthcare terminology.

To achieve this microcrocredential, you will need to successfully complete a short assessment for each module.

You will be provided with a handy terminology quick reference sheet to help you in your role.