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

22 hours per week with classes Monday to Friday

Mode of Study
on campus

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