The Medical English ESP course is aimed at healthcare professionals, university students and generally those working in the medical field. Similarly, this course is great for individuals who need to be highly accurate and clear in their communication whilst showing tact and sensitivity. This course will develop and strengthen the students’ command of specialist terminology used in the English-speaking medical community.
This course aims to:
- Explore articles relating to current medical developments, treatments and patient records
- Encourage confidence when writing notes, and prescriptions. Similarly, whilst discussing symptoms and diagnoses
- Prepare students to give presentations using key terminology and language functions specific to medical English
- Develop way to communicate with patients and reassure patients
Our teachers generally follow a set syllabus, and students follow along with a course book or materials provided. Each week, students can expect to cover a range of topics and skills. Typically, students will study grammar, reading, writing and vocabulary on a weekly basis. A sample syllabus can be found below.
Medical English ESP – Example syllabus
Students can choose to study our Medical English ESP for as many hours per day as they like. Please see our course options below and decide how intensively you would like to study.