Department of English

The University of Medicine, Magway

Daw May Kyu Myint

Lecturer and Head
B.A (Eng), Dip in ELT ( YU ), Dip in Japanese ( YUFL ), M.A ( English )

Department Objective

At the end of the course, the students will be able to


  • gain knowledge competency to engage in international situations through various activities
  • acquire basic understanding of medicine practicing language in medical contexts.


  • utilize active strategies to improve comprehension in reading various texts including medically- related passages
  • posses both non-academic and academic writing skills
  • acquire communication skills participating actively in discussions, presentations and seminars in everyday encounter and medical settings


  • achieve awareness of intercultural and ethical issues through stimulus-based tasks related to medical setting
  • gain confidence and prepare for life-long learning as medical professionals