Course: English NS II.

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Course title English NS II.
Course code OJZ/220
Organizational form of instruction Lesson
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Frequency of the course In each academic year, in the winter semester.
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 2
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course unspecified
Form of instruction unspecified
Work placements unspecified
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Haug Laura Adriana, M.A.
  • Steer Christopher, B.A.
  • Pavlínová Klára, Mgr.
  • Kovářová Zuzana, Mgr.
  • Žaloudek David, Mgr.
Course content
Content of lectures: Content of practices: Students will work with general as well as scientific materials, participate in oral and task-based exercises, carry out listening tasks, and write short assignments. Students will expand their vocabulary, both general and scientific. Talking about every day topics, writing for practical purposes, role-playing activities, mini-presentations, reading and vocabulary-building. Class activities include individual, pair and group work, speaking, reading, listening and writing preparation. The study texts for the Bachelor examination are also dealt with in class.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic (reading, lecture, briefing), Dialogic (discussion, interview, brainstorming), Work with text (with textbook, with book)
  • Class attendance - 28 hours per semester
  • Preparation for classes - 28 hours per semester
Learning outcomes
Increasing language competencies and communication skills of students.
Students will work with general as well as scientific materials, participate in oral and task-based exercises, carry out listening tasks, and write short assignments. Students will expand their vocabulary, both general and scientific.
Prerequisites
A2 - B1

Assessment methods and criteria
Written examination, Interim evaluation

To gain the credit: Regular attendance (3 allowed absences) Active work during lessons Homework A minimum score of 70% in the final test The course requires a minimum of an hour's preparation work per week.
Recommended literature
  • J. Soars L. Soars. New Headway pre-intermediate. Oxford, 2007. ISBN 9780194716314.
  • Raymond Murphy. Essential Grammar in Use. Cambridge, 2015. ISBN 978-1-107-48055.
  • Stuart Redmond. English Vocabulary in Use. Cambridge, United Kingdom, 1997.


Study plans that include the course
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