120-0306/05 – English for European Integration (AEI)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of European IntegrationCredits3
Subject guarantorIng. Kateřina Dvoroková, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorIng. Kateřina Dvoroková, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduate
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2014/2015Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesEKFIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
DOL0041 Ing. Markéta Dolinová
DVO37 Ing. Kateřina Dvoroková, Ph.D.
ZEM34 Ing. Iva Honová, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
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Full-time Credit 0+3

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

1. To learn special terminology connected with European integration. 2. To obtain the ability to understand English texts. 3. to Discuss about European integration with used of special terminology. 4. To demonstrate extended language skills.

Teaching methods

Seminars

Summary

The aim of the course is to learn special terminology connected with European integration, to practice it and to use it in discussions and reading English text. The aim is to practice language skills so that the students will be able to work with materials of the EU.

Compulsory literature:

1. BOMBERG, Elizabeth, John PETERSON and Alexander STUBB. The European Union: How Does it Work? 2nd edition. 269 s. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2008. ISBN 978-0-19-920639-1. 2. EUROPEAN COMMISSION. Europe in 12 lessons. Luxembourg: Office for Official Publications of the European Communities, 2010. ISBN 978-92-79-17486-5. 3. TREBITS, Anna and Mária FISCHER. EU English: Using English in EU Context with English Terminology. Budapest: Klett, 2010. 222 p. ISBN 978-963-9641-88-4.

Recommended literature:

1. WHITTAKER, Paul and Jarmila WHITTAKER. English for Europe. Olomouc: inStep, 2002. 144 p. ISBN 80-238-9259-2. 2. Official Web pages of the EU: http://europa.eu/index_en.htm.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Discussion of students.

E-learning

Course is supported by LMS Moodle.

Další požadavky na studenta

Active approach during the seminars.

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Introduction. 2. History of the European Union. From the Treaty of Paris to the Single European Act. 3. History of the European Union. From the Maastricht Treaty to the Treaty of Lisbon. 4. European Union Nowadays. 5. Enlargement of the European Union. Accession Process. 6. Enlargement of the European Union. Candidate countries. 7. Future of the European Union. 8. Institutional Triangle. 9. Other EU Institutions. 10. Policies and Activities of the EU. 11. European Single Currency - EURO. 12. EU and the Czech Republic. 13. EU and You. 14. Written assignment.

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2014/2015 Winter semester)
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Exercises evaluation Credit 100  51
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.FormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2019/2020 (B6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6210R004) European Integration P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2018/2019 (B6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6210R004) European Integration P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2017/2018 (B6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6210R004) European Integration P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2016/2017 (B6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6210R004) European Integration P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2015/2016 (B6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6210R004) European Integration P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2014/2015 (B6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6210R004) European Integration P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan

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