Bachelor's degree in Physiotherapy (to qualify as a physiotherapist) (Verona)

Scientific English

Course code
4S01572
Name of lecturer
Raffaele Cutolo
Coordinator
Raffaele Cutolo
Number of ECTS credits allocated
3
Other available courses
Academic sector
L-LIN/12 - LANGUAGE AND TRANSLATION - ENGLISH
Language of instruction
Italian
Period
FISIO VR 1^ ANNO - 1^ SEMESTRE, FISIO VR 1^ anno - 2^semestre

Lesson timetable

FISIO VR 1^ ANNO - 1^ SEMESTRE

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FISIO VR 1^ anno - 2^semestre

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Learning outcomes

Students will acquire/improve their ability to understand and produce ¬both written and oral scientific texts. Particular attention will be given to the lexical, syntactic, phonological and pragmatic aspects of scientific English. Lectures will include text analysis, lexical work, and practical exercises and interactive activities , therefore students’ participation is strongly recommended.

Syllabus

Phonetics and Phonology of the English Language
Morphology, Syntax, Verb System
Anatomy (Parts of the body)
Medical and Paramedical Personnel and Places
Systems, Diseases, Symptoms
Lab tests and X-ray
Treatments, therapies, examinations
Presentations, research articles and abstracts: analysis and practice.

Assessment methods and criteria

Viva in English. Students who attend all lectures will be given the possibility to take a written exam at the end of the course.





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