Course: Communication skills

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Course title Communication skills
Course code KAJ/KDK
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Seminary
Level of course Master
Year of study 3
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 2
Language of instruction English
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Dvořák Petr, PhDr. Ph.D.
  • Betáková Lucie, doc. PhDr. Ph.D.
Course content
1) L1 vs L2 in conducting a FL lesson 2) conducting a comprensible lesson 3) stages of a lesson, basic phrases 4) organization and classroom management 5) presentation, practice, task assignment 6) methods of teaching foreign languages

Learning activities and teaching methods
Dialogic (discussion, interview, brainstorming), Demonstration
Learning outcomes
The aim of the seminar is to prepare future basic school teachers for conducting an English lesson in English, as required by communicative language teaching. Through practical tasks students learn how to teach and manage an English lesson.
Ability to conduct an English lesson in English.
Prerequisites
successful completion of English I-IV

Assessment methods and criteria
Test

All examinations and consultations are held in English. a written test with a 70% passmark
Recommended literature
  • Betáková, L.:. Angličtina učitele angličtiny, Fraus, 2006.
  • Slattery, M. and Willis, J.:. English for Primary Teachers. Oxford University Press 2001.


Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Category of Branch/Specialization Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty: Faculty of Education Study plan (Version): Teaching for the First level of primary school (1) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 3 Recommended year of study:3, Recommended semester: Summer
Faculty: Faculty of Education Study plan (Version): Teaching for the First level of primary school (2) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 3 Recommended year of study:3, Recommended semester: Summer