Bachelor's degree in Psychiatric Rehabilitation Techniques (to qualify as a psychiatric rehabilitation expert)(Rovereto)

Scientific English

Course code
4S01572
Name of lecturer
Anja Meyer
Coordinator
Anja Meyer
Number of ECTS credits allocated
3
Academic sector
L-LIN/12 - LANGUAGE AND TRANSLATION - ENGLISH
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
ROVERETO
Period
TERP ROV 1^ ANNO - 1^ SEMESTRE, TERP ROV 1^ ANNO - 2^ SEMESTRE (1 periodo)

Lesson timetable

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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.

Syllabus

Medical Terminology
Morphology, Syntax, Verb System
Anatomy (Parts of the body)
Signs and symptoms
Mental illness
Psychiatric rehabilitation
Systems, Diseases, Symptoms
Treatments, therapies, examinations
Presentations, research articles and abstracts: analysis and practice.



Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
E. Glendinning, R. Howard Professional English in Use: Medicine Cambridge University Press 2007

Assessment methods and criteria

Written exam at the end of the course.

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2017/2018






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