Subject description - A0B04CAE2

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A0B04CAE2 Certificate of Advanced English CAE 2 Extent of teaching:2s
Guarantors:Saláková D. Roles:V Language of
teaching:
Teachers:  Completion:Z
Responsible Department:13104 Credits:2 Semester:Z,L

Anotation:

The aim of the course is to prepare for Certificate of Advanced English - the second highest level Cambridge ESOL exam. The course CAE2 covers units 5-8. Studying for CAE helps you to improve your language skills (reading, writing, English in use, listening and speaking) and use them in a wide range of contexts. The exam is based on realistic tasks and indicates the ability to use the language in practical situations. You will be able to participate in meetings and discussions, expressing opinions clearly and be able to understand and produce texts of various types. CAE is recognised by the majority of universities in English speaking countries as proof of adequate language skills for courses taught and assessed in English as well as by employers who require knowledge of a foreign language. CAE is taken by more than 60 000 people each year in more than 60 countries. It is possible but not necessary for obtaining credit to take CAE at British Council. Student is allowed to enrol only into one CAE course during one semester.

Study targets:

The aim of the course is to prepare for Certificate of Advanced English - the second highest level Cambridge ESOL exam.

Content:

The course CAE2 covers units 5-8.

Course outlines:

Week 1 The feel-good factor Use of English and speaking: open cloze & speculating; Listening: multiple choice; Grammar: hypothetical meaning Week 2 The feel-good factor Reading: multiple matching; Grammar: substitution and ellipses Week 3 The feel-good factor Vocabulary: prefix mis- and false opposites; Writing: sentence adverb & review Week 4 Living with the past Use of English and Listening: word formation & multiple choice; Grammar: comparing Week 5 Living with the past Speaking: comparing; Reading: multiple choice; Vocabulary: prefixes and suffixes Week 6 Living with the past Grammar: modifying adverbs, Writing: essay Week 7 The hard sell Vocabulary and Grammar: collocations & conditionals; Listening: multiple choice Week 8 The hard sell Use of English: multiple-choice cloze, Reading: gapped text; Speaking: agreeing and disagreeing Week 9 The hard sell Grammar: conditionals - advanced forms; Writing: report Week 10 Passing through Listening and Grammar: sentence completion & reported speech; Use of English: word formation Week 11 Passing through Speaking: speculating; Reading: cross-text multiple matching; Vocabulary: describing trends Week 12 Passing through Grammar: verb patterns with reporting verbs; Writing: proposal Week 13 Final credit test Week 14 Credits

Exercises outline:

Week 1 The feel-good factor Use of English and speaking: open cloze & speculating; Listening: multiple choice; Grammar: hypothetical meaning Week 2 The feel-good factor Reading: multiple matching; Grammar: substitution and ellipses Week 3 The feel-good factor Vocabulary: prefix mis- and false opposites; Writing: sentence adverb & review Week 4 Living with the past Use of English and Listening: word formation & multiple choice; Grammar: comparing Week 5 Living with the past Speaking: comparing; Reading: multiple choice; Vocabulary: prefixes and suffixes Week 6 Living with the past Grammar: modifying adverbs, Writing: essay Week 7 The hard sell Vocabulary and Grammar: collocations & conditionals; Listening: multiple choice Week 8 The hard sell Use of English: multiple-choice cloze, Reading: gapped text; Speaking: agreeing and disagreeing Week 9 The hard sell Grammar: conditionals - advanced forms; Writing: report Week 10 Passing through Listening and Grammar: sentence completion & reported speech; Use of English: word formation Week 11 Passing through Speaking: speculating; Reading: cross-text multiple matching; Vocabulary: describing trends Week 12 Passing through Grammar: verb patterns with reporting verbs; Writing: proposal Week 13 Final credit test Week 14 Credits

Literature:

GOLD Advanced Coursebook (with 2015 exam specifications), A. Thomas with S. Burgess, Pearson Longman Unit 5-8

Requirements:

B2 exam should be passed.

Webpage:

https://moodle.fel.cvut.cz/courses/A0B04CAE2, https://jazyky.fel.cvut.cz/vyuka/A/CAE/

Keywords:

certificate

Subject is included into these academic programs:

Program Branch Role Recommended semester
BPOI1 Computer Systems V
BPOI_BO Common courses V
BPOI3 Software Systems V
BPOI2 Computer and Information Science V
BPKYR1 Robotics V
BPKME5 Komunikace a elektronika V
BPEEM_BO Common courses V
BPKYR_BO Common courses V
BPKME_BO Common courses V
BPKME4 Network and Information Technology V
BPKME3 Applied Electronics V
BPKME2 Multimedia Technology V
BPKME1 Communication Technology V
BPEEM2 Electrical Engineering and Management V
BPEEM1 Applied Electrical Engineering V
BPKYR3 Systems and Control V
BPKYR2 Sensors and Instrumentation V
BKSIT Common courses V
BPSTM_BO Common courses V
BPSTMWM Web and Multimedia V
BPSTMSI Software Engineering V
BPSTMMI Manager Informatics V
BPSTMIS Intelligent Systems V
BPSIT Common courses V
BPOES Common courses V
BMI(ECTS) Manager Informatics V
BWM(ECTS) Web and Multimedia V
BIS(ECTS) Intelligent Systems V
BSI(ECTS) Software Engineering V
MPKYR1 Robotics V
MPOES3 Solid State Systems V
MPOES2 RF and DSP Engineering V
MPOES1 Communications and Signal Processing V
MPKME5 Systems of Communication V
MPBIO2 Biomedical Engineering V
MPBIO1 Biomedical Informatics V
MPKYR4 Aerospace Systems V
MPKME4 Networks of Electronic Communication V
MPKME3 Electronics V
MPKME2 Multimedia Technology V
MPKME1 Wireless Communication V
MPEEM5 Economy and Management of Electrical Engineering V
MPEEM4 Economy and Management of Power Engineering V
MPEEM3 Electrical Power Engineering V
MPEEM2 Electrical Machines, Apparatus and Drives V
MPEEM1 Technological Systems V
MPKYR3 Systems and Control V
MPKYR2 Sensors and Instrumentation V
BEKYR1 Robotics V
BEKME5 Komunikace a elektronika V
BEOES Open Electronic Systems V
BEKYR_BO Common courses V
BEKME_BO Common courses V
BEEEM_BO Common courses V
BEKME4 Network and Information Technology V
BEKME3 Applied Electronics V
BEKME2 Multimedia Technology V
BEKME1 Communication Technology V
BEEEM2 Electrical Engineering and Management V
BEEEM1 Applied Electrical Engineering V
BEKYR3 Systems and Control V
BEKYR2 Sensors and Instrumentation V


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