English for Healthcare

Course start 1 July 2023

Duration 4 week

What you’ll learn

On this course, you will develop your English language skills and learn vocabulary for a career and study in healthcare.

You will learn healthcare terminology and how to communicate in different professional situations. You will practice your listening skills with recordings of healthcare professionals and test your knowledge by writing the answers to discussion questions.


You should be able to understand English at a B1 level or above.

Course content

  • Working in the hospital
  • Experiences of patients
  • Symptoms and diagnoses
  • Taking notes and clear communication
  • Working in different healthcare contexts: Caring for patients in the home; Healthcare interventions in the community.
  • How to write reflectively