English for post-graduates
|Subjet code :||FEKT-DJA6|
|Faculty:||Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Communication|
|Supervisor:||PhDr. Dagmar Malíková|
|Department:||Departement of Foreign Languages|
|Study form:||combined study|
|Language of instruction:||Czech|
|Number of credits:||4|
|Year of study:||1|
The study programmes with the given course
Objective of the course – aims of the course unit:|
Reading comprehension, writing abstracts, reports and articles, presentation and communication skills. Note:this is a one-semester course
Objective of the course – learning outcomes and competences:|
Ability to distinguish various writing styles,reading comprehension, writing abstracts, reports and articles, reproducing text on the basis of taken notes, communication skills, and presentation of research results.
An intermediate-level examination, examination passed as part of admission procedure to the doctoral study programme
Course contents (annotation):|
A course for postgraduate students focused on preparing them for the examination which is required for completion of postgraduate study. Various writing skills are trained and developed during the course:taking notes,language tools for writing abstracts,reports and articles.
Teaching methods and criteria:|
Teaching methods depend on the type of course unit as specified in Article 7 of BUT Rules for Studies and Examinations.
Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes:|
examination - written and oral
Text analysis, listening, reproduction, language functions and grammar, difficult words and expressions, academic English, scientific/technical writing
Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences:|
The content and forms of instruction in the evaluated course are specified by a regulation issued by the lecturer responsible for the course and updated for every academic year.
S. Philpot, L. Curnick : New Headway Academic Skills, OUP 2007
Type of course unit:
|Language exercise:||26 hours, compulsory|
|Teacher:||PhDr. Dagmar Malíková|
PhDr. Ludmila Neuwirthová, Ph.D.
PhDr. Milan Smutný, Ph.D.