712-2163/02 – English Language b/III for FS (pre-intermediate) (Ab/III-FS)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Foreign LanguagesCredits0
Subject guarantorMgr. Zuzana TrawinskáSubject version guarantorMgr. Zuzana Trawinská
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementChoice-compulsory
Year2Semestersummer
Study languageEnglish
Year of introduction2016/2017Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesFSIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
VYH19 Mgr. Martina Rochlová
TRA0015 Mgr. Zuzana Trawinská
WLO74 Mgr. Andrea Wlochová, Ph.D.
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

Technology 1: 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 A2 – B1 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.

Teaching methods

Tutorials

Summary

The instruction focuses on managing vocabulary, grammar and phrases within the set range. Students will be able to distinguish different parts of a skyscraper, learn to alert to possible danger, acquire the key terms in medical technology. They know how to write a short report, they are able to give appropriate advice and correctly react in given situations. They discuss personal entertainment devices.

Compulsory literature:

GLENDING, H. Technology 1. Oxford: Oxford University Press 2007. ISBN 978 0 19 4569507. MURPHY, R. Essential Grammar in Use with Answers. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press 2007. ISBN 978 0521 67580 2.

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

E-learning

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

Další požadavky na studenta

The completion of assigned written and oral tasks, active participation during tutorials.80% attendance, min. test result: 65%

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

Technology 1: Lekce 9 - 12 1. How skyscrapers are built, Murphy: 30 - 31 2. Safety signs and safety advice, Murphy: 33, 35 3. Customer care – showing visitors a construction site 4. Medical technology 5. Relative clauses, Murphy: 101 - 102 6. Customer care – Giving clear instructions 7. Writing – short description 8. Personal entertainment devices 9. Should / shouldn’t, Murphy: 32 10. Customer care - Making suggestions 11. Information Technology 12. Past Passive 13. Customer care – Working on a help desk 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.FormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2019/2020 (B2341) Engineering P English Ostrava 2 Choice-compulsory study plan
2018/2019 (B2341) Engineering P English Ostrava 2 Choice-compulsory study plan
2017/2018 (B2341) Engineering P English Ostrava 2 Choice-compulsory study plan
2016/2017 (B2341) Engineering P English Ostrava 2 Choice-compulsory study plan

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