Course syllabus OTAJZ - English for specific Purpose (FA - SS 2019/2020)Help


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Course code:
OTAJZ
Course title in Czech: English for specific Purpose
Course title in English:
English for specific Purpose
Semester:
SS 2019/2020
Mode of completion and number of credits:
Exam (3 credits)
Mode of delivery and timetabled classes:
full-time, 0/2 (hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
Level of course: bachelor
Course type:
optional
Type of delivery: usual
Mode of delivery for our mobility students abroad: -- item not defined --
Language of instruction: English
Course supervisor:
Course supervising department:
Department of Languages (FRDIS)
Faculty: Faculty of AgriSciences
Teachers:
RNDr. Mgr. Miroslav Horák, Ph.D. (examiner, instructor)
Ing. Denisa Kovářová (examiner, instructor, supervisor)
Prerequisites:
 
Timetable in this semester:
DayFrom-tillRoomTeacherEntryFrequencyCapacity
Monday
9.00-10.50X03
Seminar
Every week28
Monday
13.00-14.50X03SeminarEvery week28
Monday
15.00-16.50
X03
Seminar
Every week
28
Monday17.00-18.50
X01
D. KovářováSeminarEvery week
28
Tuesday
17.00-18.50
X02D. KovářováSeminarEvery week28
Thursday
7.00-8.50
X03
M. HorákSeminar
Every week
28
 
Aim of the course and learning outcomes:
The aim is to examine the student's ability to orient themselves in a professional text to read and interpret literature and explain professional terminology.
Sub-goals:
Ability to express opinions about the issues.
Ability to summarize professional text
Oral/ written summarizing skills
Ability to listening comprehension of professional texts
Reading comprehension
Developing academic writing skills
 
Course content:
1.
The Plant and Their Functions (allowance 0/2)
2.
The Life Cycle of a Plant (allowance 0/2)
3.
DNA and The Genetic Code (allowance 0/2)
4.Reproduction (allowance 0/2)
5.
The Digestive System of Farm Animals (allowance 0/2)
6.
Breeding (allowance 0/2)
7.The Control of Plant Diseases (allowance 0/2)
8.
Food Requirements (allowance 0/2)
9.
Feedingstuffs (allowance 0/2)
10.The Origin and Composition of Soil (allowance 0/2)
11.
Introduction to Crop Science (allowance 0/2)
12.
Students' Presentations (allowance 0/2)
Learning activities and teaching methods:
Type of teaching methodDaily attendance
practice
24 h
consultation7 h
preparation for exam
15 h
preparation for regular assessment10 h
preparation for regular testing
18 h
preparation of presentation
10 h
Total84 h
 
Assessment methods:
Compulsory 80% participation. Written and oral exam
The course is completed with a written test and oral exam. It assesses the participation in exercises.
Written test: 60-minute written test (minimum score of 65%) in a given specialized topics. Oral exam:The student should achieve the ability to work with specialized texts his field of study - reading comprehension, text translation, reproduction / interpretation of the text. Furthermore, the student should acquire the skills of oral communication and writing abilities in their field of study.
 
Assessment criteria ratio:
Requirement type
Daily attendance
Total
0 %
 
Recomended reading and other learning resources:
Basic:
VORÁČEK, J. Zemědělská angličtina. 1st ed. Praha: Profi Press, 2004. 360 p. ISBN 80-86726-08-8.
HORÁK, M. -- RŮŽIČKOVÁ, G. -- KOCOURKOVÁ, B. -- SAPÁKOVÁ, E. -- KAVENSKÁ, V. -- GRANDA CRUZ, L. -- ŠKRABÁKOVÁ, L. -- TOURNON, J. -- ROSERO ALPALA, M G. -- FORERO PINTO, L E. -- ROSERO, A. -- CASTRO PINEDA, N A. -- BELTRÁN ZAPATA, G D. -- HALBICH, M. -- MINERO ORTEGA, F. -- SOBIECKI, J F. -- AMIROVA, E. A Reader in Ethnobotany and Phytotherapy. 1st ed. Brno: Mendel University in Brno, 2014. 191 p. Folia Universitatis Agriculturae et Silviculturae Mendelianae Brunensis, ISSN 1803-2109 ; vol. 7 (2014), no. 6. ISBN 978-80-7509-157-4.
SAPÁKOVÁ, E. -- ŠEFROVÁ, H. -- HASÍKOVÁ, L. -- HORKÝ, P. -- HŘIVNA, L. -- HORÁK, M. Garlic pests and their influence on yield in regional agricultural areas. 1st ed. Brno: Mendel University in Brno, 2014. 68 p. Folia Universitatis Agriculturae et Silviculturae Mendelianae Brunensis, ISSN 1803-2109 ; vol. 7 (2014), no. 2. ISBN 978-80-7509-036-2.
SAPÁKOVÁ, E. -- ŠEFROVÁ, H. -- HŘIVNA, L. -- HASÍKOVÁ, L. -- BITTNER, V. Nutrition,Pests and Pathogens of Sugar Beet. 1st ed. Brno: Mendel University in Brno, 2014. 78 p. Folia Universitatis Agriculturae et Silviculturae Mendelianae Brunensis, ISSN 1803-2109 ; vol. 7 (2014), no. 4. ISBN 978-80-7509-143-7.
Agriculture, hydrology, and water quality. Wallingford: CABI Publishing, 502 p. ISBN 0-85199-545-4.

Recommended:
Doporučené studijní materiály/zdroje pro studenty video/audio nahrávky odborného zaměření články z odborných časopisů/publikací internet R. Murphy, English Grammar in Use M. Hewings, Advanced Grammar in Use

Course listed in study plans for this semester:
Field of study B-AGB-PP Plant Production, full-time form, initial period WS 2018/2019
Field of study B-AGB-GA General Agriculture, full-time form, initial period WS 2018/2019
Field of study B-PPR-PPR Plant Protection, full-time form, initial period WS 2018/2019
Field of study B-AGE-ABU Agribusiness, full-time form, initial period WS 2018/2019
Field of study B-AB-AB Animal Breeding, full-time form, initial period WS 2018/2019
Field of study B-AGB-MBB Molecular biology and biotechnology, full-time form, initial period WS 2018/2019
 
Course listed in previous semesters: SS 2018/2019, SS 2017/2018, SS 2016/2017, SS 2015/2016, SS 2014/2015, SS 2013/2014 (and older)
Teaching place:
Brno


Last modification made by Ing. Michal Karhánek on 04/23/2020.

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