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Course syllabus 53045_D - Foreign language seminar (FA - 2018/2019 - post-graduate studies)

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University: Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava
Faculty: Faculty of Architecture
Course unit code: 53045_D
Course unit title: Foreign language seminar
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Prerequisites for registration: none
Assesment methods:
CV in tabular form. Recherche of german literature.
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
Active building of professional terminology within the field of the doctoral thesis by study of original resources (within the selected foreign language:English, German, French).
Development of written and spoken skills related to academic and scientific texts.
Course contents:
For English language classes:
Key nouns and key verbs in academic vocabulary.
Key adjectives and adverbs in academic vocabulary.
Phrasal verbs in academic English.
Words with several meanings and quantifying expressions.
Nouns and the words they combine with, adjectives and noun combinations.
Verbs and the words they combine with, prepositional phrases.
Fixed pexpressions.Verbs and prepositions, Nouns and prepositions.

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:
CV in tabular form, motivation letter, paper, create a handout.
Scientific recherche, scientific paper, annotation, résumé, review, definitions of terms.
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

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Courses evaluation:
Assessed students in total: 158

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Name of lecturer(s): PhDr. Danica Brečková (examiner, instructor, lecturer, tutor) - english
Ing. arch. Yakoub Meziani, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer) - english
PhDr. Jana Záhorcová (examiner, instructor, lecturer, person responsible for course, tutor) - english
Last modification: 16. 8. 2018
Supervisor: PhDr. Jana Záhorcová and programme supervisor

Last modification made by Róbert Tichý on 08/16/2018.

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