712-0137/04 – Introduction to Company English II (UFAII)

Gurantor departmentInstitute of Foreign LanguagesCredits2
Subject guarantorMgr. Zuzana TrawinskáSubject version guarantorMgr. Zuzana Trawinská
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementChoice-compulsory
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2008/2009Year of cancellation2012/2013
Intended for the facultiesFAST, FSIntended for study typesFollow-up Master, Bachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
ADA35 PaedDr. Marcela Adámková
KAL56 PhDr. Eva Kalendová
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit 0+2

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The aim is to acquire communication skills in professional English with the output level B1-B2 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.

Teaching methods



The subject is aimed at: 1. revise and complement knowledge necessary for passing examination in English for the students of the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering 2. practise English grammar 3. practise and enrich basic professional topics.

Compulsory literature:

MURPHY, R., SMALZER, W. R. Cambridge English Grammar In Use Intermediate Incl Answers 2nd Edition. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press 2000. ISBN 10 0521625971. Selected basic professional topics for the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and TT-Contact,s.r.o. company materials

Recommended literature:

IBBOTSON, M. Professional English in Use Engineering. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press 2009. ISBN 9780521734882. MURPHY, R. English Grammar in Use 3rd Edition with Answers. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press 2004. ISBN 9780521537629.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester



Other requirements

Working out of assigned written and oral tasks, active participation during tutorials.


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1.Activities with selected texts (reading, translating, conversation) 2.Practising problematic grammar 3.Practising chosen general topics for convesration 4.Practising and enriching basic professional topics for the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Faculty of Civil Engineering 7. Units 13-14 Adverbs Pillar 5 – Transport Engineering 8. Units 15-16 Passive Pillar 6 – Steel Structures 9. Units 17-18 Quantifiers Pillar 6 – Steel Structures1) 10.Units19-20 First Conditional and Time Clauses Pillar 7 – Extinguishing Technology 11 Unit 21 Present Perfect and Past Simple Pillar 8 – Services 12.Revision ,

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2008/2009 Summer semester)
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Exercises evaluation Credit 10  5
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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2011/2012 (N3607) Civil Engineering (3607T049) Realization of Constructions P Czech Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory study plan

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