Course: Foreign language English

« Back
Course title Foreign language English
Course code KIN/XAJ
Organizational form of instruction no contact
Level of course Doctoral
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter and summer
Number of ECTS credits 5
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)
  • Betáková Lucie, doc. PhDr. Ph.D.
Course content
unspecified

Learning activities and teaching methods
Individual preparation for exam
Learning outcomes
Course of English designed for PhD students offers a complex study of academic English at the intermediate to advanced level primarily focused on reading acatemic texts, academic writing and presentation skills of the students.
The course prepares students to be able to introduce and present their research on international level, to improve their communication and writing skills and to deepen their general knowledge of the English language concerning the grammar, idiomatic expressions and stylistic features.
Prerequisites
none

Assessment methods and criteria
Combined exam

Three requirements: 1. To read an academic text about 200 pages long 2. To write curriculum vitae. 3. To present his/her theses project in English.
Recommended literature
  • Odborná literatura odpovídající tématu disertační práce.
  • Leki, I.:. Academic Writing, Cambridge University Press.
  • Savage, A. et al.:. Effective Academic Writing, Oxford University Press.


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): Information and communication technology in education (2) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Recommended year of study:-, Recommended semester: -
Faculty: Faculty of Education Study plan (Version): Information and communication technology in education (2) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Recommended year of study:-, Recommended semester: -