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Course syllabus 283685_IDP - Foreign Languages for Technical Communication (An) (FME - WS 2019/2020)

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University: Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava
Faculty: Faculty of Mechanical Engineering
Course unit code: 283685_IDP
Course unit title: Foreign Languages for Technical Communication (An)
Mode of delivery, planned learning activities and teaching methods:
seminar2 hours weekly (on-site method)

Credits allocated: 1
Recommended semester/trimester: Applied Mechanics and Mechatronics - master (optional), 3. semester
Automation and Informatics of Machines and Processes - master (optional), 3. semester
Automobiles and Mobile Production Machines - master (optional), 3. semester
Environmental Manufacturing Technologies - master (optional), 3. semester
Machines and Equipment for Chemical and Food Industries - master (optional), 3. semester
Manufacturing Systems and Quality Management - master (optional), 3. semester
Measurement and Testing - master (optional), 3. semester
Thermal Power Engineering Machinery and Equipment - master (optional), 3. semester
Level of study: 1. + 2.
Prerequisites for registration: none
Assesment methods:
final test, presentation of the project, evaluation of translations during the semester
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
Developing communicative skills on an advanced level within the field of study of mechanical engineering, as well as general technical English. Rellevant grammar (morphology and syntaxis) and lexical means.
Course contents:
Reading with comprehension,listening, working with the Internet. Presentation techniques. Writing abstracts, key words. Translating technical texts. Topics according to the particular study fields.
Recommended or required reading:
KUCHARÍKOVÁ, A. -- SLAVIN, K. -- GALATA, J. English for students of mechanical engineering. Bratislava : STU v Bratislave, 2011. 133 p. ISBN 978-80-227-3438-7.
MURPHY, R. English grammar in use: A self-study reference and practice book for intermediate students. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2004. 379 p. ISBN 0-521-53289-2.
MCCARTHY, M. -- O´DELL, F. English Vocabulary in Use: Upper-intermediate. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2009. 309 p. ISBN 978-0-521-67743-1.
HOLLETT, V. Tech Talk. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2009. ISBN 0-19-457458-X.
VÉHNER, L. Anglicko-slovenský a slovensko-anglický technický slovník. English-slovak and slovak-english technical dictionary. Bratislava : Remedium, 2004. 592 p. ISBN 80-88993-73-3.

Longman dictionary of contemporary english. Essex : Longman Group UK, 2001. 1668 p. ISBN 0-582-45630-4.
Anglicko-český technický slovník. Praha : SNTL, 1992. 1026 p.
vybrané materiály z časopisov a internetu podľa aktuálnych potrieb študujúcich

Language of instruction: english and slovak
Courses evaluation:
Assessed students in total: 25

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Name of lecturer(s): Bc. John Peter Blight (examiner, instructor) - slovak
PhDr. Anna Kucharíková, CSc. (examiner, instructor, person responsible for course, tutor) - slovak
Mgr. Martina Lipková (examiner, instructor, tutor) - slovak
Mgr. Jana Lokajová (examiner, instructor) - slovak
Last modification: 19. 6. 2019
Supervisor: PhDr. Anna Kucharíková, CSc. and programme supervisor

Last modification made by Ing. Marianna Frajková on 06/19/2019.

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