Specialist Language Courses (SLC) is the UK’s leading publisher of digital Medical English courses, working with international medical universities, UK NHS Trusts, private healthcare groups, pharmaceutical companies and medical professionals. They have published market-leading courses for doctors, nurses, pharmacists, medical students and those wanting to take the international OET and IELTS tests among others.
The courses are a powerful resource for Medical English teachers, and are hosted on an award-winning online platform, so they can be customised, updated and studied wherever anyone has a connection. SLC’s lead Medical English writer is Virginia Allum.
Medical English is a module of English4Work, a world-class, ready-to-use E-learning platform that comes with powerful resources for teaching EFL/ESP (English for specific purposes) in various industries.
Medical English is a must-have for professional Healthcare teachers who are looking for a simple solution to incorporate both an online and a language element into their classes. The material provided focuses on highly relevant language skills specific to the medical sector, and is designed by experts to facilitate a sustainable yet effortless learning experience for the students through gamification and repetition.
The courses can be teacher-graded or fully automated, allowing teachers to pool their energy where it’s most needed.
English4Work’s goal is to make education easy, affordable and accessible and the way this translates into their platform is revolutionizing the world
Banfield’s Professional Medical English (Alecia Banfield MBBS, MPH, TEFL/TESOL)
Developed by a medical and public health doctor and a certified TEFL/TESOL teacher, BPME courses evolved from first-hand experience in clinical and non-clinical healthcare settings, knowledge of adult second language acquisition, and review by academic curriculum developers. BPME’s innovative, benchmarked approach to English for Special Purposes is offered in general and specialist Medical English courses for CEFR A2 to C1 learners, delivered in universities, hospitals, private institutions and one-on-one as a private tutor.
BPME is also a Premium OET Preparation Provider.
Cambridge English Languages GmbH - Authorised Platinum OET Exam Centre
We are the official test centre for OET in Switzerland and Liechtenstein. As a Premium Provider for OET Preparation Courses, we also provide online or face-to-face courses to fit client’s needs.
Cambridge English Languages
British Study Centres has been an education and training provider to people around the world since 1930. Our vision is to provide customers with stepping stones to their future by delivering outstanding and transformational learning opportunities.
In 2017, British Study Centres Manchester became one of the first OET test venues in the UK. Since then we have opened a second test venue in York and we were the first test centre globally to deliver OET in-hospital.
We are also a Premium OET Preparation Provider endorsed for nursing, medicine, dentistry, physiotherapy and veterinary science.
British Study Centres
The primary objectives of the Department of Languages for Biomedical Purposes and
Communication (LBPC) of the University of Pécs Medical School focus upon education
and research in the various fields of LBPC.
The scientific activities of the research groups range from the study of biomedical genre, discourse and conversation analysis, through LSP methodology, testing and translation to the sociolinguistic and intercultural aspects of doctor-patient communication.
Education activities focus on the teaching of medical and healthcare English, German,
Hungarian, as well as terminology.
The department also functions as the Center of the Professional Exams (PROFEX).
University of Pécs Medical School
The HELP2 project running under Erasmus+ offers thematic modules for English and German for healthcare, free to use.
Now in a final piloting phase, you are cordially invited to sign up and test the preliminary results on the on-line platform. Please complete an anonymous questionnaire at the bottom of each module, we value your feedback!
The mission of ETAS is to help English language teachers in Switzerland connect, grow and thrive throughout their professional careers.
We organise national and local events which provide opportunities for teachers to connect, build their professional networks and foster life-long friendships. We support professional and career development which helps teachers grow and challenges them to continually sharpen their skills. Finally, we also help teachers to thrive, giving them the tools to find satisfaction, stability and security in their jobs.