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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
Faculty: Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology
Course unit code: B-AJ1
Course unit title: English Language 1
Mode of completion and Number of ECTS credits: Fulfillment of requirements (2 credits), Exam (3 credits)
Course contents:
1.LEVEL D Introduction to ESP (allowance 0/1)
 
a.Specifics of specialist language

2.The Computer (allowance 0/2)
 
a.Listening for specific information - Computer Users
b.The Computer - reading for pecific information
Structure of the faculty
University study vocabulary
c.Grammar-revision-Present Perfect vs past Simple
d.Grammar-usage of articles

3.Operating Systems (allowance 0/3)
 
a.Reading text for specific information
Vocabulary task - meaning of specialist terms from context
Making own questions about the text
b.Grammar - Concord in English
c.Operating systems Linux and Microsoft Windows, mobile operating systems - Android, Blackberry, iOS, Windows Phone - discussion about their strong and weak points, sharing personal experience in working with them
d.Listening with discussion - The future of IT

4.Computer Crime (allowance 0/2)
 
a.Scanning text for technical information
b.Completing text with hacking, computer virus and malware characteristics
c.Forming own questions about the text
d.Famous Computer Hackers - ordering hacking attempts from the most to the least dangerous, meaning of selected terms from context
e.Listening for specific information - The ex-hacker
f.Grammar - revision - Present Perfect vs Past Simple, prepositions of place

5.Electricity around Us (allowance 0/2)
 
a.Vocabulary linked with the use of electricity in our everyday life
Short talk about electricity usage at present
b.Reading for specific information
c.Question formation
d.Vocabulary tasks-looking for synonyms in a technical article
e.Fuses, plugs and sockets - scanning text for specific information, different types of plugs and sockets used in the world
f.Vocabulary task - explaining the meaning of technical terms from context
g.Grammar - description of objects and differnces between them focused on plugs, sockets and other electrical wiring materials, revision - modal verbs

6.Test of students' communicative competence (allowance 0/2)
 
a.Test of reading skills, usage of synonyms and antonyms, usage of semitechnical vocabulary
b.Revision of grammar from winter semester-students' problems with grammar and syntax-preparation for examination

7.LEVEL C Introductory seminar (allowance 0/1)
 
a.Introduction to English teaching at FEI

8.Studying at University (allowance 0/2)
 
a.Discussion - my future study at university
Quick reading, reading for specific information
b.Vocabulary tasks - synonyms, word order, writing dates/prepositions of time, university study vocabulary
c.Grammar - Question formation - Present simple, past simple and mmodal verbs, usage of auxiliary verbs
d.Listening - from the history of science

9.Electricity around Us (allowance 0/2)
 
a.Vocabulary linked with the use of electricity in everyday life
Short talk about the use of electricity at present
b.Reading for specific information
c.Question formation
d.Vocabulary tasks - looking for synonyms, abbreviations and their meaning
e.Grammar - mostly used tenses 1 - Present Simple vs Present Continuous
f.Description of objects, revision of spelling

10.The Computer (allowance 0/3)
 
a.Discussion - The computer in my life - using the computer in the free time, the future of computers
b.Working with text - scanning, comprehension questions, subheadings, meaningm of terms from context
c.Grammar - mostly used tenses 2 - Present Perfect vs past Simple
d.Reading - Operating systems - Linux, Microsoft windows, mobile operating systems - discussion about students'experience of using these systems
e.Listening - Computer users, numbers

11.The Internet (allowance 0/2)
 
a.Discussion - pros and cons of the Internet
Quick reading, reading for specific information
b.Vocabulary - meaning of technical terms from context
Question formation
c.Wi_Fi - text summary as a chart
Diagram description
d.Grammar - modal verbs

12.Test of students'communicative competence (allowance 0/2)
13.LEVEL B
Introductory seminar
(allowance 0/2)
 
a.Introduction to English teaching at FEI
b.Revision of tenses

14.Studying at University (allowance 0/3)
 
a.Discussion - my future study at university
b.Slovak University of Technology - fast reading, reading for specific information
c.Dates, prepositions
d.University study vocabulary
e.Grammar - Present Simple Tense vs Present Continuous Tense and question formation
f.From the History of Science - listening for specific information
g.English alphabet - spelling

15.The Computer (allowance 0/3)
 
a.Discussion - the computer in my life - using the computer in free time
b.Dos and don´ts of the use of computers
c.The Development of the Computer - fast reading, comprehension questions
d.Grammar - Present Perfect Tense vs Past Simple Tense and question formation
e.Operating Systems and Mobile Operating Systems - discussion about their strong and weak points, sharing personal experience in working with them
f.Listening for specific information - numbers, fractions, decimals
g.Mathematical expressions, irregular verbs

16.The Internet (allowance 0/2)
 
a.Discussion - pros and cons of the Internet
b.Web Browsers - fast reading, reading for specific information,
vocabulary - meaning of technical terms from the context
c.Wi-Fi - fast reading, reading for specific information, text summary as a chart
d.Grammar - Passive Voice, irregular verbs
e.Revision of grammar from winter semester

17.Final seminar (allowance 0/2)
 
a.Test Analysis


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