712-2166/02 – English Language c/II for FS (intermediate) (Ac/II-FS)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Foreign LanguagesCredits0
Subject guarantorMgr. Zuzana TrawinskáSubject version guarantorMgr. Zuzana Trawinská
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementChoice-compulsory
Year2Semesterwinter
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 2: The aim is to create a grounding of ESP language and developing it with respect to communication skills, i.e. reading, writing, speaking and listening with the output level 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 is able to assess advantages and disadvantages of generating alternative energy, describes parts of the plane, distinguishes forces affecting the plane during the flight, explains a principle of a hovercraft, describes design and technical conveniences of future buildings, talks about security at work, he/she is able to write a formal e-mail.

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

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 2: Lekce 5 - 8 1. Sources of renewable energy 2. Past continuous vs. past simple 3. Wave energy, wind power and solar energy 4. Aeronautics: forces, parts of a plane and their functions 5. Making telephone calls and understanding technical details over the phone 6. First and second conditionals 7. Earth homes 8. Obligation and necessity (modal verbs), instructions, health and safety 9. Talking about engines 10. Compound adjectives and nouns 11. Comparatives and superlatives, writing reports 12. Presentations: body of a presentation 13. Writing effective emails 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
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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