Bachelor's degree in Nursing (to qualify as a nurse) (Legnago)

Scientific English

Course code
4S006400
Name of lecturer
Daniela Cafaro
Coordinator
Daniela Cafaro
Number of ECTS credits allocated
1
Academic sector
L-LIN/12 - LANGUAGE AND TRANSLATION - ENGLISH
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
LEGNAGO
Period
INF LE 3° ANNO 1° SEM, INF LE 3° ANNO 2° SEM

Lesson timetable

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Learning outcomes

Gli studenti sapranno leggere, comprendere, estrarre ed analizzare le componenti principali da articoli scientifici nei vari ambiti infermieristici condivisi con la sede formativa. Saranno inoltre in grado di produrre semplici testi scritti e orali in lingua inglese per comunicare con pazienti e altri professionisti delle professioni sanitarie.

Syllabus

Structure of a scientific article -IMRaD, structuresd/unstructured abstracts, BMJ, data bank for scientific articles, PubMed)
English sentences structure
Graphs description (line graphs, pie charts, bar charts, tables)
Case presentations

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
V. Allum, P. McGarr Cambridge English for Nursing: Intermediate + Cambridge University Press 2010
Jacopo Ursoleo Kate Gralton Medical and Scientific English (Edizione 1) Pearson 2020
Eric H. Glendinning, Ron Howard Professional English in Use: Medicine Cambridge University Press 2008

Assessment methods and criteria

Oral examination





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