712-2128/01 – English Language c/IV for FAST (intermediate) (Ac/IVFAST)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Foreign LanguagesCredits2
Subject guarantorMgr. Zuzana TrawinskáSubject version guarantorMgr. Zuzana Trawinská
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementChoice-compulsory
Year2Semestersummer
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2014/2015Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesFASTIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
CHU01 Mgr. Gabriela Chudašová
FOR40 PhDr. Ivona Formánková
JUR21 Mgr. Radka Juříčková, Ph.D.
KIT0021 Mgr. Gabriela Kitová
PEL12 Mgr. Barbara Kratochvílová
LAN20 Mark Landry
PRE0053 Ing. Radim Pretsch
VYH19 Mgr. Martina Rochlová
SLA14 Mgr. Karolina Slamová, Ph.D.
SMU0007 Mgr. Kateřina Smutná
STI0049 Mgr. Barbora Štivarová
TRA0015 Mgr. Zuzana Trawinská
VAS0004 Mgr. Ivana Vašková, MBA
WLO74 Mgr. Andrea Wlochová, Ph.D.
ZAR0050 Vladimír Žárik
ZUB0006 Mgr. Pavla Zubková
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 0+2

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Technology 2: The aim is to create a grounding of ESP 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

Tutorials

Summary

Technology 2: The instruction focuses on managing vocabulary, grammar, and phrases within the set range and preparing for a presentation. A student will be able to discuss basic terminology of military technology, about electrical circuits, he manages to create structural curriculum vitae, a covering letter and give a presentation on the set technical topic.

Compulsory literature:

GLENDING, H., POHL, A. Technology 2. Oxford: Oxford University Press 2008. ISBN 9780194569538.

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

Credit test E-learning Translation of technical texts Practice testing of technical terminology Examination

E-learning

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

Další požadavky na studenta

Active participation during tutorials, the completion of assigned written and oral tasks, chosen chapters from Technology 2, translation of technical texts. 80% attendance, min. test result: 65%. Students are required to translate the given texts and learn new vocabulary based on them. Students will master both vocabulary and knowledge needed for their future careers. Teachers will check the progress by tests.

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

Technology 2: Units: 13 - 15 1. Defence technology 2. Inventions for military purposes 3. Prepositions review 4. Laser weapons 5. Presentation: tips for slides 6. Electronic alarm circuits 7. Collocations in electronics 8. Career ladder 9. Future review 10. An application form, a CV and a covering letter 11. Interviews 12. Tenses review and grammar 13. Presentation review 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

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2019/2020 (B0732A260001) Civil Engineering P Czech Ostrava 2 Choice-compulsory type B study plan
2019/2020 (B0732A260002) Civil Engineering P English Ostrava 2 Choice-compulsory type B study plan
2018/2019 (B3502) Architecture and Construction (3501R011) Architecture and Construction P Czech Ostrava 2 Choice-compulsory study plan
2018/2019 (B3607) Civil Engineering P Czech Ostrava 2 Choice-compulsory study plan
2017/2018 (B3502) Architecture and Construction (3501R011) Architecture and Construction P Czech Ostrava 2 Choice-compulsory study plan
2017/2018 (B3607) Civil Engineering P Czech Ostrava 2 Choice-compulsory study plan
2016/2017 (B3502) Architecture and Construction (3501R011) Architecture and Construction P Czech Ostrava 2 Choice-compulsory study plan
2016/2017 (B3607) Civil Engineering P Czech Ostrava 2 Choice-compulsory study plan
2015/2016 (B3502) Architecture and Construction (3501R011) Architecture and Construction P Czech Ostrava 2 Choice-compulsory study plan
2015/2016 (B3607) Civil Engineering P Czech Ostrava 2 Choice-compulsory study plan
2014/2015 (B3502) Architecture and Construction (3501R011) Architecture and Construction P Czech Ostrava 2 Choice-compulsory study plan
2014/2015 (B3607) Civil Engineering P Czech Ostrava 2 Choice-compulsory study plan

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