What is ELLA's elearning Medical English Program?
This program is an online, self-study e-learning course designed to enhance the English language skills of medical professionals. It covers areas such as medical terminology, patient communication, medical documentation, and professional communication.
Who is the Medical English course intended for?
The course is intended for healthcare professionals such as doctors, nurses, medical students, researchers, and medical administrative staff who wish to improve their English communication skills in a medical context. But ANYONE can participate in the course.
How long does the course take to complete?
The course duration depends ONLY on you. You can complete the course at your own pace.
What does 'unlimited access' mean?
'Unlimited access' means that you can access the course resources as often as you like during the subscription period.
Can I access the course materials offline?
No, you cannot access the Medical English course offline. An internet connection is required to participate in the course.
What if I finish the course before my access period ends?
If you complete the course before your access period ends, you can use the remaining time to revisit course materials. You can also focus on additional exercises available in the Grammar Corner and Vocabulary Corner.
Do you offer group enrollments for institutions?
Yes, we offer group enrollments for healthcare institutions looking to train their staff. Please contact us for more details.
What English level do I need to begin the Medical English course?
We assume that learners joining our Medical English Program have an intermediate level of English proficiency. This allows us to focus on the specialized language of healthcare. However, the course starts out with simpler vocabulary (suitable also for A2 level students), so if you would like to participate in the course with a more basic level of English, there are certain units you will be able to benefit from.
What languages is the course in?
Our Medical English course is conducted entirely in English, providing an immersive learning experience for students. The course materials, exercises, and assessments are all delivered in English. This approach allows students to enhance their language skills while gaining a comprehensive understanding of medical terminology, procedures, and communication in English. By immersing yourself in an English-speaking environment, you will develop fluency and confidence in using English within a medical context.