Course: English seminar - presentation skills

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Course title English seminar - presentation skills
Course code KGZB/ESPS
Organizational form of instruction Lesson
Level of course Master
Year of study 2
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
  • Tonka Tomáš, Mgr. Ph.D.
Course content
- Improvement of presentations skills: how to presernt results, preparing graphics in presentation, - Improve the students' ability to present the results of their work to the scientists in the form of a presentation following a broad discussion with the audience.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Dialogic (discussion, interview, brainstorming)
  • Preparation for classes - 20 hours per semester
  • Semestral paper - 30 hours per semester
  • Class attendance - 10 hours per semester
Learning outcomes
The aim of the course is to improve students' ability to present the results of their work in front of professional public in the form of a presentation and a wide discussion with spectators.
The student will gain greater confidence in the presentation to a professional audience and at the same time improve their language skills in listening and speaking. He/She will expand his/her vocabulary and improve their ability to present and debate in a foreign language.
No predispositions.

Assessment methods and criteria

Active participation on lessons and exercises, or participation in seminars. Fulfillment of assigned tasks according to the teacher's instructions.
Recommended literature
  • Alberts, B. Molecular Biology of the cell. Garland Science Taylor & Francis, 2008.
  • David P Clark. Nanette Jean Pazdernik. Biotechnology: applying the genetic revolution. Academic Press/Elsevier,.
  • Elliot W.E.; Elliott, D.C. Biochemistry and molecular biology. Oxford University Press, 2009.
  • Klug W. S. Concepts of Genetics. Pearson Education/Pearson Benjamin Cummings, 2009.
  • Rapley, R.; Whitehouse, D. Molecular Biology and Biotechnology. Royal Society Of Chemistry, 2015.

Study plans that include the course
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