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Course syllabus 3_SCJ1_D - Foreign language seminar I (FA - 2019/2020 - post-graduate studies)

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Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava
Course unit code:
Course unit title: Foreign language seminar I
Mode of delivery, planned learning activities and teaching methods:
2 hours weekly (on-site method)

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Prerequisites for registration:
Assesment methods:
For English language:
Workout of the assigned exercises on individual seminars.

For German language:
CV in tabular form. Recherche of German literature to the thesis topic.
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
Students will broaden their professional terminology related to the topics of their dessertation theses within English, German or French languages.
Students will improve their skills in spoken and written akademic language and in their work with professional texts.
Course contents:
For English language classes:
Key nouns and key verbs, key adjectives and adverbs, phrasal verbs, words with several meanings and quantifying expressions, nouns and the words they combine with, adjectives and noun combinations in academic vocabulary, etc.

Resource: M.McCarthy,F.O'Dell: Academic Vocabulary in Use. Cambridge, 2008

For German language classes:
Typical constructions in professional german language: passive, participles, infinitive, typical professional style of word formation, relative clauses, subjunctiv mood in factual text, verbal-nominal phrases.
Academic and scientific writting:
Recherche, scientific paper, annotation, résumé, review, definitions of terms. Language analysis of the selected texts.
Recommended or required reading:
ZÁHORCOVÁ, J. Architektur und Städtebau auf Deutsch. Bratislava: FA-ROAD, 2008. 260 p. ISBN 978-80-88999-36-2.
JURÍKOVÁ, M. Nemecko-slovenský stavebný slovník. Bratislava: Mikula, 2011. 943 p. ISBN 978-80-88814-76-4.

Anglický jazyk: M.McCarthy,F.O´Dell: Academic Vocabulary in Use. Cambridge, 2008,
Writing in English: A Practical Handbook for Scientific and Technical Writers. Electronic version: Edited under Leonardo da Vinci Programme, European Commission 2000

Language of instruction:
english or german or french
Courses evaluation:
Assessed students in total: 20

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Name of lecturer(s): PhDr. Danica Brečková (examiner, instructor) - english
Ing. Pavol Gajdoš (person responsible for course)
Ing. arch. Yakoub Meziani, PhD. (examiner, instructor) - french
Mgr. Juraj Mihálik (examiner, instructor)
PhDr. Jana Záhorcová (examiner, instructor) - german
Last modification:
19. 6. 2020
Ing. Pavol Gajdoš and programme supervisor

Last modification made by Róbert Tichý on 06/19/2020.

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