Course: English language - level BAK IV- practical language

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Course title English language - level BAK IV- practical language
Course code OJZ/610
Organizational form of instruction Lesson
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Frequency of the course In each academic year, in winter and summer semester.
Semester Winter and summer
Number of ECTS credits 2
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course unspecified
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Course availability The course is available to visiting students
Lecturer(s)
  • Pavlínová Klára, Mgr.
  • Kovářová Zuzana, Mgr.
Course content
Content and Approach: Using a communicative approach, the course covers a variety of topics and focuses on vocabulary building. Listening is an integral part of the course. Fundamental grammar is also reviewed thoroughly. The activities are similar to international exam preparatory courses. Class activities include individual, pair and group work, reading, speaking and listening. The course entails preparation work for each of the topics discussed in class. All materials are available in the MOODLE LMS.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic (reading, lecture, briefing), Dialogic (discussion, interview, brainstorming), Work with text (with textbook, with book), Demonstration
  • Preparation for classes - 28 hours per semester
  • Class attendance - 28 hours per semester
Learning outcomes
Increasing language competencies and communication skills of students.
Students will improve their knowledge of grammar and selected vocabulary areas. They will also improve their listening and speaking skills.
Prerequisites
Entry requirement/level of the course (CEFR): B1+ - B2

Assessment methods and criteria
Written examination, Analysis of student's language skills, Interim evaluation

Credit is awarded for Regular attendance (maximum three absences) Active participation in English in class Homework A minimum average mark of 60 per cent on 9 tests A minimum mark of 70 per cent on final end-of-term test
Recommended literature
  • FCE Organiser, FCE Use of English, English for Emails, English File Upper-Intermediate.
  • M. Vince. Advanced Language Practice. 2009. ISBN 3190228884.
  • McCarthy, O'Dell. English Vocabulary in Use. Cambridge, 2014. ISBN 9781107637764.


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