712-1106/01 – English Language b/II for FAST (komb.st.) (Ab/II-FAST)

Gurantor departmentInstitute of LanguagesCredits2
Subject guarantorMgr. Barbara KratochvílováSubject version guarantorMgr. Barbara Kratochvílová
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementChoice-compulsory
Year1Semestersummer
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2013/2014Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesFASTIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
PEL12 Mgr. Barbara Kratochvílová
LAN20 Mark Landry
SWI0018 Mgr. Eva Swiechová
TRA0015 Mgr. Zuzana Trawinská
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Part-time Credit 0+12

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The aim is to create a grounding of general and professional language with respect to communication skills, i.e. reading, writing, speaking, and listening with the output level B1-B2 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.

Teaching methods

Individual consultations

Summary

The instruction is focused on mastering the vocabulary, grammar, and phrases in the given range. Students will acquire comprehensive language skills and use terminology related to the topics, that are the content of the course, so that they are prepared for management positions in an international working environment. Students will distinguish between formal and informal emails, arrange a business meeting, and confirm the agreed conclusions in writing and orally. They will also learn to use tools to compare things and situations, describe a city, and use visual aids correctly as part of a presentation. They will as well acquire professional terminology and language skills related to selected technical texts in reference to the focus of the faculty.

Compulsory literature:

HARDING, Kate; Alastair LANE. International Express: Intermediate: Student's book with pocketbook and DVD-ROM. 3rd ed. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014, 167 s. ISBN 978-0-19-459786-9.

Recommended literature:

KOLLMANOVÁ,L. Angličtina pro samouky s klíčem a CD. Leda 2011. ISBN 978-80-7335-260-8. 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

Credit test

E-learning

Compulsory e-learning course available at: lms.vsb.cz

Other requirements

Working out of assigned written and oral tasks.

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Introductory seminar 2. L3 Grammar: will, may, might, be likely / possible 3. L3 Vocabulary: The speed of change; describing cause and effect 4. L3 Work skills: Emails 1: confirming arrangements 5. L3 Functions: Making arrangements; Review Unit 3 6. L4 Grammar: Making comparisons; adjectives 7. L4 Vocabulary: City description; -ing vs. -ed adjectives 8. L4 Work skills: Presentation 1: using visual aids 9. L4 Functions: Giving opinions; Review Unit 4 10. Technical text related to the field of study; comprehension, discussion, and vocabulary 11. Technical text related to the field of study; comprehension, discussion, and vocabulary 12. Technical text related to the field of study; comprehension, discussion, and vocabulary 13. Concluding seminar 14. Credit test

Conditions for subject completion

Conditions for completion are defined only for particular subject version and form of study

Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2022/2023 (B0732A260001) Civil Engineering K Czech Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory type B study plan
2022/2023 (B0732A260002) Civil Engineering K English Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory type B study plan
2021/2022 (B0732A260001) Civil Engineering K Czech Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory type B study plan
2021/2022 (B0732A260002) Civil Engineering K English Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory type B study plan
2020/2021 (B0732A260001) Civil Engineering K Czech Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory type B study plan
2020/2021 (B0732A260002) Civil Engineering K English Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory type B study plan
2019/2020 (B0732A260001) Civil Engineering K Czech Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory type B study plan
2019/2020 (B0732A260002) Civil Engineering K English Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory type B study plan
2018/2019 (B3607) Civil Engineering K Czech Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory study plan
2017/2018 (B3607) Civil Engineering K Czech Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory study plan
2016/2017 (B3607) Civil Engineering K Czech Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory study plan
2015/2016 (B3607) Civil Engineering K Czech Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory study plan
2014/2015 (B3607) Civil Engineering K Czech Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory study plan
2013/2014 (B3607) Civil Engineering K Czech Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory study plan

Occurrence in special blocks

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