ENGLISH LANGUAGE A (1/4)

Course Information
TitleΑΓΓΛΙΚΑ Α (1/4) / ENGLISH LANGUAGE A (1/4)
CodeΝΠ-06
FacultyHealth Sciences
SchoolPharmacy
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID180000238

Class Information
Academic Year2012 – 2013
Class PeriodSpring
Instructors from Other Categories
Weekly Hours4
Class ID
180005133
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Background
Course Type 2011-2015
General Foundation
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Erasmus
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • English (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
Students will develop the ability to grasp the basic idea of a text (skimming), locate particular information (scanning), recognize common prefixes and guess the meaning of unfamiliar words from the context.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Work in an international context
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team
Course Content (Syllabus)
Authentic texts of different genres of Pharmacy on the following topics: What is “pharmaceutics”? Oral solids, Tablets, Oral liquids, Suspensions, Emulsions, Emulsion Theory, Why and where do drugs work? The receptor role, Pharmacokinetics,Influenza (Seasonal), Safety of pandemic (H1N10) 2009 vaccines, Access to medicines,Healthy lifestyle habits among Greek university students, The bacterial cell, Mechanisms of bacterial action. The texts are followed by Pre-reading activities, Activities following skimming or scanning, Detailed-reading questions and Pharmaceutical Vocabulary learning activities.
Keywords
Authentic texts, Pharmacy, Activities
Educational Material Types
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
Description
The lectures are accompanied by supplementary teaching material in the form of Powerpoint and τhis material is posted on the e-lessons of the Schoοl of Pharmacy with free access.
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures260.9
Total260.9
Student Assessment
Description
Final written examination
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Multiple Choice Questions (Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
Ziaka, I. 2010. English for Pharmaceutical Studies, vol. I . Thessaloniki: University Studio Press.
Last Update
06-08-2013