Technical English Upper intermediate level 1 (BGN5225)

This module is unique in that it covers ‘Technical Nursing English’ whilst at the same time preparing students for a University of Cambridge ESOL Examination – Certificate of Advanced English (optional).

  • You will read and understand medical literature and presentations in English.

  • You will be able to read and summarise English articles, scientific texts and abstracts correctly in English.

  • You will be able to communicate in English in professional situations.


  • Degree/Certificate Passed/failed
  • Duration Week 08–15
  • Schedule coming soon
  • Application deadline Week 51–02 – via registration form
    Number of places 5
  • ECTS credits 1 ECTS
  • Costs Additional costs only apply for those taking the certificate exam (optional) (University of Cambridge E-SOL Examination – Certificate). Examination fee: approx. CHF 380
  • Teaching language Teaching: English
    Competency assessment: English
  • Location Bern
  • School School of Health Professions
  • Next session Spring semester