Learning outcomes of the course unit
Acquisition by students of the capability of understanding English texts of scientific, medical or professional matter, in order to get up to date and improve their professional knowledge and skills.
KNOWLEDGE OF BASIC ENGLISH GRAMMAR
Course contents summary
Specific medical terminology concerning anatomy, physiology and pathology of the acoustic, ophthalmic, osteo-articular and muscular-skeletal apparatuses and central and peripheral nervous systems related to physiotherapy.
Reading and translation of medical-scientific texts.
“English on duty” by Linda Massari and Mary Jo Teriaca. Editor: Scienza Medica
teaching and learning activities by making use of audiovisual instruments; interactive discussions.
Examination Tests:written translation of English texts; multiple choice questions.