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Sat 13 Oct, Sat 20 Oct, ... Sat 26 Jan 2019
12:30 - 14:30

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Provided by: Language Centre


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CULP: Languages for Medics, Hindi
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Sat 13 Oct, Sat 20 Oct, ... Sat 26 Jan 2019
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Description

Language courses for Y4 students of the School of Clinical Medicine.

Target audience

School of Clinical Medicine Student Selected Component (SSC) - Language Provision for Medical students.

Prerequisites

None

Sessions

Number of sessions: 10

# Date Time Venue Trainer
1 Sat 13 Oct 2018   12:30 - 14:30 12:30 - 14:30 Venue TBC R.A. Rajpopat
2 Sat 20 Oct 2018   12:30 - 14:30 12:30 - 14:30 Venue TBC R.A. Rajpopat
3 Sat 27 Oct 2018   12:30 - 14:30 12:30 - 14:30 Venue TBC R.A. Rajpopat
4 Sat 3 Nov 2018   12:30 - 14:30 12:30 - 14:30 Venue TBC R.A. Rajpopat
5 Sat 10 Nov 2018   12:30 - 14:30 12:30 - 14:30 Venue TBC R.A. Rajpopat
6 Sat 17 Nov 2018   12:30 - 14:30 12:30 - 14:30 Venue TBC R.A. Rajpopat
7 Sat 24 Nov 2018   12:30 - 14:30 12:30 - 14:30 Venue TBC R.A. Rajpopat
8 Sat 1 Dec 2018   12:30 - 14:30 12:30 - 14:30 Venue TBC R.A. Rajpopat
9 Sat 19 Jan 2019   12:30 - 14:30 12:30 - 14:30 Venue TBC R.A. Rajpopat
10 Sat 26 Jan 2019   12:30 - 14:30 12:30 - 14:30 Venue TBC R.A. Rajpopat
Objectives

The primary focus of the course is to develop listening (aural) and speaking (oral) skills with special reference to topics and functions related to medicine and the medical profession. Students will also gain a greater understanding of the societies and cultures of countries where the language is spoken with special emphasis to the medical context. Students will be introduced to the language used in general medical situations and (depending on the level and language) be operational in these.

System requirements
  • Raven access is required
  • Further information regarding Raven is available
Methodology

The teaching methodology is learner-centred as great attention is placed upon the cultural background, learning style and needs of each individual student. The 'social environment' of the classroom is exploited to maximise the opportunities for learners' to practise and improve real-time, face-to-face communication skills.

Assessment

The assessment is mandatory and then entails will be announced in class at the beginning of the course.

Duration
  • 10 sessions (2 hrs each) on Saturdays from 13 October to 26 January.
Frequency

Once per year

Theme
CULP: Languages for Medics

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