Oct 22, 2020   12:45 p.m. Sergej
Academic information system

Course syllabus TAN207_6I - English for Technology II (MTF - SS 2020/2021)


     Information sheet          ECTS          Syllabus          


     Slovak          English          


University: Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava
Faculty:
Faculty of Materials Science and Technology in Trnava
Course unit code:
TAN207_6I
Course unit title:
English for Technology II
Mode of delivery, planned learning activities and teaching methods:
seminar
4 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), 2. semester
Production Technologies and Production Management - master (compulsory), 2. semester
Level of study:
2.
Prerequisites for registration:
none
 
Assesment methods:
Modules B and C:
elaboration of exercises within seminars, mini-projects (30%), individual preparation - project and poster presentations (35%), and final test (35%) are evaluated.
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 his/her scientific field related to his/her study programme. S/he learns to gain, select, process and utilize information with the aim to work with the scientific text in English, know how to prepare materials for personal portfolio and prepare an abstract and annotation.
Module C: The student develops his/her knowledge in his/her scientific field related to his/her study programme. S/he learns to gain, select, process and utilize information with the aim to work with the scientific text in English its translation, and know how to prepare materials for personal portfolio and prepare an abstract and annotation.
 
Course contents:
Modules B and C:
1. University, faculty - useful terminology.
2. Forms of study, graduate profile.
3. Working with scientific text - using dictionaries.
4. Working with graphics in the text - graphs. diagrams. Abbreviations.
5. Translation of a scientific text.
6. Organisation of a company. Company types.
7. Team work - roles ina team.
8. In the job. Jpb profile.
9. Telephoning - listening comprehension.
10. Listening comprehension, note taking.
11. Organizing and charing a meeting.
12. Europass CV - describing skills, self- assessment grid.
13. Cover letter.
14. Working with text in English - reading comprehension.
15. Working with text - training of reading techniques.
16. Working with the terminology - glossry, register.
17. Translation of a scientific text from English.
18. Translation of a scientific text into English.
19. Writing and abstract. Key words.
20. Writing and annotation.
21. Presentation - preparation of materials.
22. Presentation - presentation techniques.
23. Presentation - training.
24. 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.
BONAMY, D. Technical English 4: Workbook. With key. Harlow : Pearson Education International, 2011. 80 p. ISBN 978-1-4082-6800-1.
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.
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: 134

A
B
CDEFX
38,1 %
27,6 %22,4 %
7,5 %
3,7 %
0,7 %
Name of lecturer(s):
Mgr. Ľudmila Hurajová, PhD. (examiner, instructor) - slovak
Mgr. Gabriela Chmelíková, PhD. (examiner, instructor, person responsible for course, tutor) - 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.

Type of output: