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Course syllabus 3_SCJ1_O - Foreign language seminar I (FAD - 2019/2020 - post-graduate studies)

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University: Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava
Faculty of Architecture and Design
Course unit title:
Foreign language seminar I
Course unit code:
Mode of completion and Number of ECTS credits:
Fulfillment of requirements (2 credits)
Name of lecturer: Ing. Pavol Gajdoš (person responsible for course) - slovak
Mgr. Juraj Mihálik (examiner, instructor) - slovak
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
Extension of the terminology of the given field of research based on the study of original literature in English language.
Developing language skills in speaking and writing at a given language level.
Work with scientific texts.
Prerequisites and co-requisites:
Course contents:
Academic dictionary in professional English style.
Basic vocabulary and phrase combinations which are specific for academic language.
Scientific paper and its basic attributes.

Academic and scientific writing:
Structured curriculum vitae, motivation letter, paper, handout to the presented topic, project description.
Scientific research, scientific article, annotation, resume, review, definition of terms and notions.
Recommended or required reading:
CASE, D. -- MILNE, J. Developing Writing Skills in English. London : Heinemann International a division of Heinemann Educational Books Ltd, 1984. 66 p. ISBN 0-435-28021-X.
PALLANT, A. English for Academic Study: Writing. Reading: Garnet Publishing Ltd., 2006. 74 p.
LYONS-HAMP, L. -- HEASLEY, B. Study Writing: A course in written english for academic and professional purposes. Cambridge : The University Press, 1994. 158 p. ISBN 0-521-31558-1.
PICKETT, N A. -- LASTER, A A. Technical English: Writing, reading and speaking. New York : HarperCollins College Publ, 1993. 679 p. ISBN 0-06-500278-4.

Planned learning activities and teaching methods:
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Assesment methods and criteria:
course credit
Language of instruction: Slovak, French, English, German
Work placement(s): There is no compulsory work placement in the course unit.

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

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