Veterinary Medical Terminology

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Veterinary Medical Terminology Course from World Education

World Educationl is proud to offer this veterinary medical terminology course to students. As with all of our online certificate courses, this program is 100 percent online and instructor supported. Our "learn anytime, from anywhere" approach to learning provides students with the same, high quality instruction found in traditional brick and mortar classes, for a fraction of the cost.

Veterinary Terminology Course Overview

Our veterinary terminology course provides students with a convenient, visual method of learning medical terms, and a basic overview of veterinary medicine.

The systematic process of reducing veterinary medical terms to their component parts allows our students to comprehend the root medical concepts. It also helps students develop their critical thinking skills as they relaate to medical terminology.

The coure exposes students to numerous case studies that demonstrate how medical terminology is used in actual veterinary practices.

Course Objectives

Upon successful completion of our veterinary terminology program, students are able to:

  • Comprehend the core elements of veterinary medical terminology
  • Identify the steps to analyze prefixes and suffixes
  • Comprehend the function and structure of systems of the body
  • Identify common anatomical terminology for various animals
  • Recall terms to describe procedures performed on various systems of the body to treat injury and disease

If you've ever considered a career in veterinary medicine, this course is for you. Veterinary personnel are in high demand, and completing our veterinary medical terminology course will give you a leg up on the competition when applying for employment with a veterinary practice.

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Course Access Time

We offer open enrollment in which students can sign up at any time. Students can proceed as fast or slow as they want, but must complete the program in a maximum of 12 months. If you need more time, extensions are available for a small fee.


There are no specific prerequisites for this course. Students will need access to both a computer and the internet. Students should have basic keyboarding and computer skills, and be comfortable navigating the internet.

The intended audience for this program is individuals that are seeking to enhance their skills in the field of Veterinary Medical Terminology.


An Illustrated Guide to Veterinary Medical Terminology by Janet Amundson Romich

Internet Access

  • Broadband or high-speed internet access is required. Broadband includes DSL, cable, and wireless connections.
  • Dial-Up internet connections will result in a diminished online experience. Moodle pages may load slowly and viewing large audio and video files may not be possible.


  • Windows hardware configurations and processors are acceptable
  • Mac computers MUST have Microsoft Window Operating Systems over Bootcamp (Bootcamp is a free download from Apple''s website)
  • 1 GB RAM minimum recommended
  • Operating Systems
    • Windows XP, Vista or 7 and Mac OS X 10 or higher with Windows
  • Web Browsers
    • Google Chrome is highly recommended
    • Internet Explorer is not recommended as it may not display certain menus and links
  • Cookies MUST be enabled
  • Pop-ups MUST be allowed (Pop-up Blocker disabled)
  • Kindle Reader App is needed for many of our courses (No special equipment needed. This can be downloaded onto your computer.)
  • Adobe PDF Reader
  • Media Plug-ins (These may be required depending on your course media.)
  • Adobe Flash Player (Required for many of our career courses and ALL of our IT courses.)
  • Adobe Acrobat Reader, Apple Quicktime, Windows Media Player, &/or Real Player
  • PowerPoint Viewer (Use this if you don''t have PowerPoint)

Class Details

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Start Date:upon registration



Registration Closes On
Friday, June 30, 2017 @ 12:00 AM

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