Master's degree in Nursing and Obstetrics (Verona)

Scientific English

Course code
4S01572
Name of lecturer
Loredana Pancheri
Coordinator
Loredana Pancheri
Number of ECTS credits allocated
3
Academic sector
L-LIN/12 - LANGUAGE AND TRANSLATION - ENGLISH
Language of instruction
Italian
Period
LMSIO VR - 1° ANNO 1° SEM., LMSIO VR - 1° ANNO 2° SEM.

Lesson timetable

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Syllabus

The course will be developed as follows:
Activities in smaller groups for developing the following skills:
Reading skills, research skills, speaking and presenting skills, paraphrasing skills.
Academic English and terminology

Assessment methods and criteria

The exam is an academic presentation. An English-language presentation of a research work carried out by a team of students (2-3 students).
The work consists in the presentation of a topic chosen to be identified among the topic addressed in the classroom.
In particular, the presentation will contain:
The description of an area of ​​interest / topic with data, definitions, any descriptive video, statistics and comprehensive description of the topic background.
The description of a research question, Foreground or Background question.
The description of the research methods, such as keywords, such as databases, such as magazines, etc ...
The synthesis of the retrieved studies
The selection of one or more selected studies as evidence with the reasons for choosing
Content analysis of studies with the active reading mode.
The conclusions
The reflections on the relevance of the learned content
A glossary of scientific terms.
The group of students will prepare:
A printed copy of the slides or visual support material
A copy of files to be projected in ppt or Keynote or PDF.
The printing of the evidence.





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