712-0680/01 – Russian Language 2b/I for EkF (3) (R2b/I-E)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Foreign LanguagesCredits1
Subject guarantorMgr. Václav KubečkaSubject version guarantorMgr. Václav Kubečka
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementChoice-compulsory
Year2Semesterwinter
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2011/2012Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesFMT, FS, EKF, FBI, FAST, FEI, USP, HGFIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
BEL0001 PhDr. Ludmila Bělíková
KUB40 Mgr. Václav Kubečka
OST01 Ing. Bc. Alla Ostárková
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 subject links to secondary school Russian. It enlarges vocabulary, deepens knowledge of grammar structures necessary for intermediate oral and written communication as well as active use in everyday situations. Telephone communication. Reaching A2-B1 level according to the European Reference Framework for Languages.

Teaching methods

Tutorials

Summary

The instruction focuses on further enriching the terminology necessary both for the communication in everyday situations and at work. The activities leading to meeting the set goal include speaking, reading, listening and comprehension and writing. The topics covered include e.g. attending school, study, intentions, plans, hopes and wishes, personal characteristics and identification.

Compulsory literature:

Nekolová, V.; Camutaliová, I.; Vasiljeva-Lešková, A. Ruština nejen pro samouky. Praha LEDA, 2009. 529 pages. 80-7335-112-9. Audioprogramm for the textbook Ruština nejen pro samouky.

Recommended literature:

Peřinová, N.; Folvarčný, L. Česko-ruský slovník VŠB-TU Ostrava. Seznam fakult, kateder, studijních programů, studijních oborů. Ostrava, 2003. 86 pages. 80-248-0264-3. Balcar, M. Ruská gramatika. Praha LEDA 1999. 80-85927-56-X. Michlová, S. Současná ruština. Praha FORTUNA, 2003. 80-7168-885-1.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Active participation in seminars. Credit test at the end of the term.

E-learning

Další požadavky na studenta

Active participation during tutorials, working out of assigned written and oral tasks.

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

"Ruština nejen pro samouky", lessons 14 - 19 1. Revision of lessons 8-14 2. Lesson 14 Working with the text "На даче". Conjugation I and II, reflexive verb. 3. Lesson 15. Conjugation of the verb type мочь, помочь. Verbs ending in -овa/-eвa. 4. Lesson 15. Adjective declension. Ordinal numbers. Year. Date. Directed conversation: Hotel. 5. Lesson 16. Conjugation of the verb type вернуть(ся). Verbs ехать, идти and prefix variants. 6. Lesson 16. Working with the text „Как доехать до центра?“. Directed conversation: City Transport, Getting around the Town. 7. Lesson 17. Working with the text „Где вы живëте?“ Revision of verbs. Imperative. 8. Lesson 17. Conversation topic Housing. Translation of the verb “to like”. Declension of the noun type площадь. 9. Lesson 18. Working with the text „Приятного аппетита!“. 10. Lesson 18. Conjugation of the verb type есть,пить. Conversation topic Dining. 11. Lesson 19. Working with the text "Я расскажу вам прo пoкупки..." 12. Lesson 19. Conjugation of the verb дать, infinitive phrases, genitive of plural nouns, numerals двести, тысяча, миллион, миллиард. 13. Individual presentation on a given topic. Revision. 14. Credit test.

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2012/2013 Summer semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
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Exercises evaluation Credit 10  5
Mandatory attendence parzicipation: 80% attendance at tutorials

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