Course syllabus OTAJP - English for specific Purpose (FA - SS 2017/2018)Help


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Course code:
OTAJP
Course title in Czech: English for specific Purpose
Course title in English:
English for specific Purpose
Semester: SS 2017/2018
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:
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Language of instruction:
English
Course supervisor:
Course supervising department: Department of Languages (FRDIS)
Faculty: Faculty of AgriSciences
Teachers:
Mgr. Lea Hasíková (examiner, instructor)
RNDr. Mgr. Miroslav Horák, Ph.D. (tutor)
Mgr. Petr Novák (examiner, instructor)
Bc. Ing. Eva Sapáková, Ph.D. (supervisor, tutor)
Ing. Nahanga Verter, Ph.D. (examiner, instructor)
Prerequisites:
English - Exam or World Language - English Intermediate Course 2 or World Language - English Advanced Course 2
 
Timetable in this semester:
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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.
Partial objectives:
Ability to express opinion about the issues.
Oral/ written summarizing.
Listening - comprehension.
Reading - comprehension.
 
Course content:
1.Engine - basic data and terminology (allowance 0/6)
2.Diesel Engine (allowance 0/6)
3.
Horse Power (allowance 0/6)
4.
Automobile Ignition System (allowance 0/5)
5.
Alternative Fuels (allowance 0/5)
Learning activities and teaching methods:
Type of teaching methodDaily attendance
practice28 h
preparation for exam56 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:
CARROLL, J. The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Tractors & Farm Machinery: An Informative History and Comprehensive Directory of Tractors Around the World with Full Coverage of All the Great Marques, Designers and Manufacturers. Leicester: Anness Publishing, 2013. 256 p.

Recommended:
MURPHY, R. Essential grammar in use: a self study reference and practice book for elementary students of English : with answers. 3rd ed. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2009. 319 p. ISBN 978-0-521-67580-2.

Course listed in study plans for this semester:
Field of study B-AS-AM Agricultural Machinery, full-time form, initial period WS 2016/2017
 
Course listed in previous semesters:
SS 2019/2020, SS 2018/2019, 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 10/01/2018.

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