712-2255/01 – English Language c/I for USP (komb.st.) (Ac/I-USP)

Gurantor departmentInstitute of LanguagesCredits2
Subject guarantorMgr. Kateřina SpurnáSubject version guarantorMgr. Kateřina Spurná
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementChoice-compulsory type B
Year1Semesterwinter
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2015/2016Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesFEI, FS, USPIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
CHU01 Mgr. Gabriela Chudašová
PEL12 Mgr. Barbara Kratochvílová
LAN20 Mark Landry
MAT0433 Mgr. Gabriela Matyášková, Ph.D.
VYH19 Mgr. Martina Rochlová
SPU0044 Mgr. Kateřina Spurná
TRA0015 Mgr. Zuzana Trawinská
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Part-time Credit 0+6

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The aim is to create a grounding of general language with the output level B1 - B2 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.

Teaching methods

Tutorials

Summary

Students will demonstrate the acquisition of complex language skills, will be able to use terminology related to the main topics of the course. They will be able to choose suitable entertainment activities for business partners, to perform a small talk, to create various types of CVs, they will learn the appropriate vocabulary needed to lead team meetings, delegate tasks and control them. They will also master the skills related to working with technical texts.

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 Intermediate 3rd Edition with Answers. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2004. ISBN 9780521537629.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

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

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:

International Express Intermediate: Units 1-2 1. Introductory seminar 2. Making connections; Multimedia: Social media marketing. Grammar: Present Simple and Present Continuous 3. Vocabulary: Social networks and the internet 4. Work skills: Writing a professional profile. Traditional and modern CVs 5. Small talk and networking 6. International design. Grammar: Past Simple; Present Perfect Simple and Present Perfect Continuous 7. Vocabulary: Starting a new business 8. Vocabulary: Team meetings 9. Vocabulary: Delegating tasks 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

Part-time form (validity from: 2015/2016 Winter semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of pointsMax. počet pokusů
Credit Credit 10  5 3
Mandatory attendence participation: - active participation in the first and the last seminar - passing e-learning course successfully (65% each module) and technical texts (75%)

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Conditions for subject completion and attendance at the exercises within ISP: - active participation in the first and the last seminar - passing e-learning course successfully (65% each module) and technical texts (75%)

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Assessment of instruction



2017/2018 Winter