712-2164/02 – English Language b/IV for FS (pre-intermediate) (Ab/IV-FS)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Foreign LanguagesCredits0
Subject guarantorMgr. Zuzana TrawinskáSubject version guarantorMgr. Zuzana Trawinská
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementChoice-compulsory
Year3Semesterwinter
Study languageEnglish
Year of introduction2016/2017Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesFSIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
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 acquire the key terms in telecommunications, they are able to make simple explanations of technical terms and devices, they manage to create a structural curriculum vitae, find out how to prepare for a job interview. They discuss predictions about technology.

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 Presentation Examination

E-learning

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

Další požadavky na studenta

Active participation in the course, attendance at least 80%. Credit test at least 65% correct answers.

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

Technology 1: Units 13 - 15 1. Devices used in telecommunications, Murphy: 16 2. Past Simple v Present Perfect, Murphy: 17 3. How VoIP (Voice over Internet Protocol phone systems work, Murphy: 18 4. Customer care – Explaining in simple terms, Murphy: 19 5. Satellite communication systems, Murphy: 20 6. Careers in technology, Murphy: 110 7. Job descriptions, Murphy: 111 8. Must / mustn’t, other modal verbs, Murphy: revision of modal verbs 9. CV – the European Curriculum Vitae format 10. Preparing for a job interview 11. The predictions about technology, Murphy: 114 12. Phrasal verbs, Murphy: 115 13. Customer care – Saying goodbye 14. Credit test

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2016/2017 Winter semester)
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Mandatory attendence parzicipation: Active class participation and 80% attendance are compulsory.

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2019/2020 (B2341) Engineering (3902R001) Applied Informatics and Control P English Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2019/2020 (B2341) Engineering (3907R009) Operation of Energy Equipment P English Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2019/2020 (B2341) Engineering (2303R002) Mechanical Engineering Technology P English Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2019/2020 (B2341) Engineering (2301R013) Robotics P English Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2019/2020 (B2341) Engineering (3901R003) Applied Mechanics P English Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2018/2019 (B2341) Engineering (3902R001) Applied Informatics and Control P English Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2018/2019 (B2341) Engineering (3901R003) Applied Mechanics P English Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2018/2019 (B2341) Engineering (3907R009) Operation of Energy Equipment P English Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2018/2019 (B2341) Engineering (2303R002) Mechanical Engineering Technology P English Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2018/2019 (B2341) Engineering (2301R013) Robotics P English Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2017/2018 (B2341) Engineering (2301R013) Robotics P English Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2017/2018 (B2341) Engineering (2303R002) Mechanical Engineering Technology P English Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2017/2018 (B2341) Engineering (3901R003) Applied Mechanics P English Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2017/2018 (B2341) Engineering (3902R001) Applied Informatics and Control P English Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2017/2018 (B2341) Engineering (3907R009) Operation of Energy Equipment P English Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2016/2017 (B2341) Engineering (2301R013) Robotics P English Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2016/2017 (B2341) Engineering (2303R002) Mechanical Engineering Technology P English Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2016/2017 (B2341) Engineering (3901R003) Applied Mechanics P English Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2016/2017 (B2341) Engineering (3902R001) Applied Informatics and Control P English Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2016/2017 (B2341) Engineering (3907R009) Operation of Energy Equipment P English Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan

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