In addition to the general language and academic skills taught in the English for Academic Preparation Course, the English for Health studies course prepares students for the specific challenges of health programs including the clinical placement component. Students learn to explain health issues in language that patients can understand and practice the critical thinking skills needed by health professionals.
6 – 7
Pathway to university programs
Academic lectures, documentary films, interviews, model professional interactions and correspondence, articles and textbook case studies on health related issues
Summary, essay and case study reports, listening and note-taking, reading comprehension, formal presentation and professional interaction in healthcare settings