English 1: English for Health and Care (SE)

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Course numberB3.02850.10.102
Course codeEngl1
Curriculum2013
Semester of degree program Semester 1
Mode of delivery Presencecourse
SPPW2,0
ECTS credits3,0
Language of instruction German

Students are able to present the key elements of the Austrian healthcare system as well as those of the American and the British, they are familiar with the different care options available for the elderly as well as with the different professions that are involved, they have a command of the basic medical vocabulary, they can describe procedures and give instructions for different target groups within the field of healthcare management.

Public health in Austria, overview of the British and American healthcare system, nursing facilities, medical English, products and process in the field of health, care and healthcare management.

Public Health in Austria (Federal Ministry of Health and Women, 2005) Materials provided by instructor and students choice of dictionary