Subject description - B0B04B12

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B0B04B12 English Language B1-2 Extent of teaching:2C
Guarantors:Saláková D. Roles:V Language of
teaching:
Teachers:  Completion:Z
Responsible Department:13104 Credits:0 Semester:L

Anotation:

Course objective: Broadening the basic knowledge of general English; mastering basic specialised language; focusing on text analysis and vocabulary expansion; understanding spoken English.

Study targets:

Course objective: to deepen and widen basic knowledge of common language and provide students with basic knowledge of technical English. Listening: Longer narration and description, working with the obtained information. Reading: Technical texts, newspaper articles, working with the obtained information. Skimming through the articles. Speaking: Common and technical topics: jobs, shopping, leisure time activities, culture, film reviews, water pollution, waste recycling, geothermal energy, information technology and e-commerce, telecommunications.Writing: Letter of application, CV. Grammar: Present perfect and past perfect tenses, the passive voice in all tenses, modal verbs in all forms, word formation, present and past conditional mode, conditional sentences, phrasal verbs, present and past participles, relative clauses defining and non-defining, sequence of tenses, indirect speech.

Content:

Broadening the basic knowledge of general English; mastering basic specialised language; focusing on text analysis and vocabulary expansion; understanding spoken English.

Course outlines:

Week 1 Introduction, General Information Revision: text CTU from the winter semester G - Forms Expressing Future Week 2 E - commerce G - 1st and 2nd conditional with modals HW: Advantages and Disadvantages of E-commerce Revision: mathematical expressions Week 3 Shapes of the World G - Passive in all tenses Week 4 Green IT G - Verbs with suffix -ise /-ize HW: Technical Process Description (passive voice) Week 5 Revision for the Midterm Test G - Present Perf. Continuous Week 6 Midterm Test (35-45 min) Midterm Test Correction Week 7 Waste Recycling Plant G - Phrasal verbs with on and off (they are included in TW7) G - Reported speech + Sequence of tenses Week 8 Writing a C.V. - requirements, Cover Letter (teacher's own materials) G - Reported speech + Sequence of tenses (continued) HW: Cover Letter and CV Week 9 Geothermal Energy G - Relative Clauses defining and non-defining Week 10 Telecommunications G - Modals and Adverbs, Expressing probability, possibility and necessity Week 11 G - Remaining exercises from the grammar packet Deadline for Cover Letter and CV Week 12 Final Term Test (90 min) Week 13 Final Test Checking, Credits Week 14 Reserve Class ___________________________________________________ ***NOTE: Teachers are invited to supplement or omit any exercises and assignments according to their group level. Requirements for "zápočet":A student is due to write two tests and get 65% of total points at minimum for each. A student is supposed to work actively during classes and work independently on home assignments. Requirements will be specified by each teacher during the first class of the term.

Exercises outline:

Broadening the basic knowledge of general English; mastering basic specialised language; focusing on text analysis and vocabulary expansion; understanding spoken English.

Literature:

[1] Materials of K 13104 - see http://jazyky.fel.cvut.cz

Requirements:

none

Webpage:

https://jazyky.fel.cvut.cz/vyuka/A/B04B12/

Subject is included into these academic programs:

Program Branch Role Recommended semester
BPEEM1_2016 Applied Electrical Engineering V
BPEEM1_2018 Applied Electrical Engineering V
BPEEM_BO_2018 Common courses V
BPEK_2018 Common courses V
BPOI4_2018 Computer Games and Graphics V
BPOI3_2018 Software V
BPOI2_2018 Internet things V
BPOI1_2018 Artificial Intelligence and Computer Science V
BPOI_BO_2018 Common courses V
BPEEM2_2018 Electrical Engineering and Management V
BPBIO_2018 Common courses V
BKEEK_2016 Common courses V
BPOI_BO_2016 Common courses V
BPEEM_BO_2016 Common courses V
BPOI4_2016 Computer Games and Graphics V
BPOI3_2016 Software V
BPOI2_2016 Internet things V
BPOI1_2016 Computer and Information Science V
BPKYR_2016 Common courses V
BPEK_2016 Common courses V
BPEEM2_2016 Electrical Engineering and Management V
BPSIT Common courses V


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