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Course syllabus B-AJ1 - English Language 1 (FEEIT - WS 2018/2019)

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University: Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava
Course unit title:
English Language 1
Course unit code: B-AJ1
Mode of completion and Number of ECTS credits:
Fulfillment of requirements (2 credits), Exam (3 credits)
Name of lecturer: PaedDr. Andrea Dawson (examiner, instructor)
Mgr. Eva Karasová (examiner, instructor)
Mgr. Jana Matiašovská (examiner, instructor) - english
Mgr. Daniela Ondroušková (examiner, instructor) - english
PhDr. Ivan Podpera (examiner, instructor) - english
PhDr. Ľubica Rovanová, PhD. (examiner, instructor, person responsible for course) - english
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
To develop students' communicative competence with respect to their academic and professional needs. After having completed the course, the students should be able to: talk about general and professional topics in the form of spontaneous dialogue and prepared monologue, correctly and appropriately react to the information they hear in speaking, read and understand specialist literature, communicate politely, maintain intercultural spoken and written communication.
Prerequisites and co-requisites: none
Course contents:
Grammatical and lexical structures: usage of verb tenses, frequently used propositions and phrasal verbs, differences between general and specialist language, differences in usage of formal and informal language, terminology in electrical engineering and IT.
Writing skill: instructions, definitions.
Reading comprehension: reading for gist and study reading, reading for finding specific information, guessing meaning from context.
Speaking: dialogue on specialist and social occasions.
Recommended or required reading:
OLEJNICZAK, M. -- BONAMY, D. English for Information Technology: Vocational English Course Book 1. Edinburgh : Pearson Education Limited, 2011. 79 p. ISBN 978-1-4082-6996-1.
OLEJNICZAK, M. -- BONAMY, D. English for Information Technology 1.  [CD-ROM]. 2011.

Adrian Doff, Christopher Jones: Language in Use Beginner. Cambridge University Press 1999, ISBN 0 521 62707 9, ISBN 0 521 62705 2
Úroveň D : GLENDINNING, E. H. -- MCEWAN, J. Oxford English for Information Technology : Teacher´s guide. 1. vyd. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2002. 133 s. ISBN 0-19-457376-1

Planned learning activities and teaching methods:
Assesment methods and criteria:
Final assessment: 2 written tests - 100%

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Work placement(s):
There is no compulsory work placement in the course unit.

Last modification made by RNDr. Marian Puškár on 10/08/2018.

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