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17AMBJAA - English Language A

Code Completion Credits Range Language
17AMBJAA Z 3 4C English
Department of Biomedical Technology

The aim of the subject is to extend the wordstock of students in the field of biomedical engineering and its terminology. The subject is primarily focused on the development of communicative and speaking skills.


Credits will be given for attendance, final written test ( at least 60% to pass),oral examination and presentation on Biomedical topic. Presentation should be on biomedical topic, please use a manual - How to make your presentation while you are preparing it. The manual is on the web page of the subject. Also the student who is giving the presentation prepares for his classmates a hand-out which they fill in during his presentation. The correctness is checked at the end of the presentation.

Syllabus of lectures:

no lectures

Syllabus of tutorials:


2.A case study in longevity

3.Long life region found

4.You are what you eat

5.Additives and hyperactivity

6.Medicinal Plants

7.Alligator Blood and antibiotics

8.Meet Stan D. Ardman

9.Reducing animal testing

10.Plankton, pumps and carbon dioxide

11.Malaria and GM mosquitos

12.GM crop contamination


14. Assesment

Study Objective:


Study materials:

Lane, Sarah: Instant Academic Skills , Cambridge Univesity Press 2011

Supplementary materials will be provided by the teacher according to the needs and proficiency of students.

The course is a part of the following study plans:

PDF icon Instant Academic Skills3.62 MB
Microsoft Office document icon Grammar packet187.5 KB