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Course syllabus TAN107_6I - English for Technology I (MTF - WS 2020/2021)


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University:
Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava
Faculty:
Course unit code: TAN107_6I
Course unit title:
English for Technology I
Mode of delivery, planned learning activities and teaching methods:
seminar4 hours weekly / 52 hours per semester of study (on-site method)
52 hours per semester of study (combined method)

 
Credits allocated:
5
 
Recommended semester/trimester: Production Technologies and Production Management - master (compulsory), 1. semester
Production Technologies and Production Management - master (compulsory), 1. semester
Level of study:
2.
Prerequisites for registration:
none
 
Assesment methods:
Modules B and C:
elaboration of exercises within seminars, mini-projects (30%), individual study - project and poster presentations (35%), final test (35%).
The student is assessed according to the STU Code of Studies.
 
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
Module b: The student develops his/her knowledge in the field related to his/her study programme, learns how to find, select and utilize information with the aim to work with the scientific text in English as well as s/he knows to prepare materials for his/her personal portfolio (CV, cover letter).
Moduel C: The student develops his/her knowledge in the field related to his/her study programme, learns how to find, select and utilize information with the aim to work with the scientific text in English and its translation as well as s/he knows to prepare materials for his/her personal portfolio (CV, cover letter).
 
Course contents:
Modules B and C:
1. University, faculty - useful terminology.
2. Forms of study. graduate profile.
3. Working with text in English - reading comprehension.
4. Working with text in English - reading comprehension.
5. Working with text in English - reading techniques training.
6. Processing the vocabulary - glossary, register.
7. Processing the terminology - personal terminolgy register.
8. Working with dictionaries. Various types of dictionaries.
9. Understanding graphs and diagrams in the text.
10. Text analysis - terminology.
11. Text analysis - syntax, stylistics.
12. Text analysis - Paragraph.
13. Translation of a scientific text from English.
14. Translation of a scientific text from English.
15. Translation of a scientific text into English.
16. Translation of a scientific text into English.
17. Writing an abstract. Key words.
18. Writing an annotation.
19. Training of listening comprehension. Taking notes.
20. Listening of a scientific text - listening comprehension.
21. Presentations - preparation of materials.
22. Presentation - presentation techniques.
23. Presentation - training.
25. Outputs and feedback.
26. Evaluation.
 
Recommended or required reading:
Basic:
BONAMY, D. Technical English 3: Course Book. Harlow : Pearson Education International, 2011. 126 p. ISBN 978-1-4082-2947-7.
BONAMY, D. Technical English 4: Course Book. Harlow : Pearson Education International, 2011. 127 p. ISBN 978-1-4082-2955-2.
MARÔNEK, M. -- MIRONOVOVÁ, E. Diplomový projekt. Práca s odbornou anglickou terminológiou v oblasti zvárania. Trnava : AlumniPress, 2009. 126 p. ISBN 978-80-8096-096-4.
MARÔNEK, M. Krátky anglicko-slovenský terminologický slovník. Časť III. Akronymy. Zvárač, 9. p. 44--46.
HUBA, M. -- BISTÁK, P. -- KOMÁRIK, E. -- MIRONOVOVÁ, E. -- ROVANOVÁ, Ľ. -- ŽÁKOVÁ, K. -- BIELIKOVÁ, M. Tímová práca. Bratislava : STU v Bratislave, 2004. 136 p. ISBN 80-227-2119-0.
PÄTOPRSTÁ, J. -- PODPERA, I. -- ROBINSONOVÁ, Z. -- ROVANOVÁ, Ľ. English for Professional Communication. Bratislava : STU v Bratislave, 2000. 161 p. ISBN 80-227-1334-1.
ROVANOVÁ, Ľ. -- MIRONOVOVÁ, E. -- MIŠTINA, J. -- PODPERA, I. -- WALEKOVÁ, G. English for Professional Communication Development. Bratislava : STU v Bratislave, 2006. 150 p. ISBN 80-227-2420-3.

 
Language of instruction:
slovak or english
 
Notes:
 
Courses evaluation:
Assessed students in total: 375

A
B
C
D
E
FX
43,7 %
25,3 %
16,5 %
7,7 %
6,1 %
0,7 %
Name of lecturer(s):
Mgr. Gabriela Chmelíková, PhD. (examiner, instructor, person responsible for course) - slovak
PhDr. Emília Mironovová (examiner, instructor) - slovak
 
Last modification:
15. 8. 2019
Supervisor: Mgr. Gabriela Chmelíková, PhD. and programme supervisor


Last modification made by Ing. Erika Kuracinová on 08/15/2019.

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