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Faculty of Medicine and Surgery
Course unit
ME02103951, A.A. 2012/13

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Degree course First cycle degree in
ME1848, Degree course structure A.Y. 2011/12, A.Y. 2012/13
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Degree course track GENERICO - SEDE di ROVIGO [999RO]
Number of ECTS credits allocated 3.0
Type of assessment Evaluation
Course unit English denomination ENGLISH
Mandatory attendance
Language of instruction Italian
Single Course unit The Course unit CANNOT be attended under the option Single Course unit attendance
Optional Course unit The Course unit can be chosen as Optional Course unit

Teacher in charge MARY MARAGNO

ECTS: details
Type Scientific-Disciplinary Sector Credits allocated
Language/Final exam -- -- 3.0

Course unit organization
Period First semester
Year 1st Year
Teaching method frontal

Type of hours Credits Teaching
Hours of
Individual study
Lecture 3.0 30 45.0 No turn

Start of activities 01/10/2012
End of activities 26/01/2013
Show course schedule 2019/20 Reg.2011 course timetable

Examination board
Examination board not defined

Target skills and knowledge:: During the course the students will be expected to consolidate language skills to level B1 of the CEFR on physiotherapy contents
Course unit contents: The course aims to help students acquire the notions and tools needed to recognise and use defferent registers and genres,from informal self-presentation to formal reports on Physiotherapy.
The focus will be on increased lexico-grammatical awareness and the development of language skills on Physiotherapy.
Planned learning activities: Students attending the course are expected to actively participate in all classroom and self-study activities.
An emphasis is placed on both autonomous and collaborative leaarning.
A range of materials will be used from textbooks to online audio-visual materials on Language skills on Physiotherapy and Language in use on Physiotherapy.
Textbooks: Maragno Mary, Learning Medical English. Padova: Libreria Internazionale Cortina, 2007. Cerca nel catalogo
Additional notes about suggested reading:: Il Gould Chiampo,Dizionario Enciclopedico di Medicina Inglese-Italiano,Italiano-Inglese,Zanichelli/Mc Graw-Hill,2010.
Teaching methods: A-Language skills
B-Language in use.
Assessment criteria: Language skills:Oral and written comprehension and production on Physiotherapy.
Language in use:There will be a focus on the development of listening ,speaking,reading and lexico-grammatical awareness on Physiotherapy.
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