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Teaching English to Cuban health technology learners: challenges and dilemmas

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Presenter(s): 
Eduardo Garbey Savigne

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Eduardo Garbey Savigne (Havana Medical Sciences University) & Teresita Rojas Gonzalez (Manuel Fajardo Medical School) Teaching English to Cuban health technology learners has become a challenge and a dilemma. The authors of a course book explore the advantages of an adequate balance of the communicative, functional/notional, task-based learning and grammatical approaches in which the main goal is to teach how to use English in a health technology specialist’s domain and context.