English for Nursing - 40 hours - €45 - 38 GBP - 58 USD
English for Nursing is a 40-hour self-access course aimed at internationally educated nurses who intend to work or study in an English-speaking environment. The emphasis is on listening and reading but also covers everyday language used for spoken interaction in the workplace.
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The course is divided into 2 sections; Academic Listening and Workplace Listening.
Academic Listening prepares candidates for success in an academic environment focused on Nursing, with an emphasis on skills needed in listening to lectures and note-taking.
The main health topics covered in this section are:
- Heart disease
In each lesson you will learn a range of related vocabulary and also practice effective listening and note-taking strategies essential for attending lectures on these topics.
Workplace Listening is focused on developing listening and speaking skills appropriate for a variety of workplace situations within the Nursing profession.
In each lesson you will learn and practice different conversation patterens related to the following workplace situations:
- Weekend report
- Shift change
- Patient history
- Post operation
The vocabulary and skills presented in these lessons will enable you to:
- interact in a variety of situations
- build your cultural understanding
- practice medical-related vocabulary
- listen for detail
Free Bonus Course! Nursing Picture Dictionary
This interactive online resource contains 119 words and phrases for technical equipment which is frequently used by nurses and other healthcare professionals. The words and phrases are organized alphabetically. You can hear the pronunciation of each word or phrase, read the name of the equipment and also see a clear definition. It’s a customized dictionary for healthcare professionals!
Please note that this subscription fee of €45 is automatically renewed every 45 days until cancelled.