Course syllabus ZAPSA - Fundamentals of Academic Writing in EN (FRDIS - WS 2020/2021)


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Course code: ZAPSA
Course title in Czech:
Fundamentals of Academic Writing in EN
Course title in English:
Fundamentals of Academic Writing in EN
Semester:
WS 2020/2021
Mode of completion and number of credits:
Exam (2 credits)
Mode of delivery and timetabled classes: full-time, 2/1 (hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
Level of course:
bachelor
Course type: required
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:
Faculty: Faculty of Regional Development and International Studies
Teachers: doc. PhDr. Mgr. Josef Smolík, Ph.D., MBA, LLM (supervisor)
Mgr. Lenka Zouhar Ludvíková (examiner, instructor, lecturer, tutor)
Prerequisites: none
 
Timetable in this semester:
Day
From-till
RoomTeacher
Entry
Frequency
Capacity
Tuesday8.00-9.50
Z8 (ČP II.)
Lecture
Every week30
Tuesday
10.00-10.50
Z8 (ČP II.)L. Zouhar Ludvíková
Seminar
Every week
30
 
Aim of the course and learning outcomes:
The aim of the course is to consolidate students' knowledge gained during their previous studies. It focuses on writing for academic purposes so that the students are prepared to write assignments in their other courses. The course covers the most common genres and useful techniques and for students´ future writing. The course is designed as a set of practical workshops that give the students the opportunity to learn by doing.
 
Course content:
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Learning activities and teaching methods:
Type of teaching method
Daily attendance
lecture
26 h
practice13 h
project work
3 h
public presentation (oral)
1 h
preparation for regular assessment
3 h
elaboration and execution of projects
3 h
writing of seminar paper
3 h
Total
52 h
 
Assessment methods:
attendance 10%
presentation 10%
portfolio 30%
final essay 30%
final interview 20%

GRADES
A 100% - 94%
B 93% - 84%
C 83% - 76%
D 75% - 68%
E 67% - 60%
F 59 and below
 
Assessment criteria ratio:
Requirement typeDaily attendance
Total0 %
 
Recomended reading and other learning resources:
Course listed in study plans for this semester:
Programme B-INTSE International Territorial Studies, full-time form, initial period SS 2019/2020
Field of study B-ITSE-IDSE International Development Studies, full-time form, initial period SS 2019/2020
Programme B-REDA Regional Development, full-time form, initial period WS 2020/2021
Programme B-INTSE International Territorial Studies, full-time form, initial period WS 2020/2021
 
Course listed in previous semesters:
WS 2019/2020 (and older)
Teaching place:
Brno


Last modification made by Bc. Vít Karber on 03/30/2020.

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