Course detail

Foreign Language Tutoring of PhD Students

FAST-DYA004Acad. year: 2020/2021

Self-study of terminology from a selected scientific publication which was approved by the language tutor and dissertation supervisor, and consultations of written tasks.
Following the instructions in the e-learning course in MOODLE, students will use the English terminology from the selected scientific publication to develop an English-Czech glossary of key terminology (min. 20 items). Based on the given structure they will write a summary of the selected publication using academic English.
The language tutoring is a necessary preparation for the examination in a foreign language within the Doctoral Study Programme.

Department

Institute of Social Sciences (SPV)

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Knowledge of a certain amount of the technical vocabulary of the respective field and the grammatical features characteristic of the professional language style.

Prerequisites

Knowledge of English at B1 level of Common European Framework of Reference for languages. A suitable preparation for the doctoral study of English are the optional courses of Professional English I and II.

Co-requisites

Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

Not applicable.

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Not applicable.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

Not applicable.

Language of instruction

Czech

Work placements

Not applicable.

Aims

Mastering the vocabulary of the field and the basic regularities of technical translation.

Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences

Extent and forms are specified by guarantor’s regulation updated for every academic year.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme DPC-S Doctoral, 1. year of study, summer semester, 1 credit, compulsory
  • Programme DKA-S Doctoral, 1. year of study, summer semester, 1 credit, compulsory
  • Programme DPA-S Doctoral, 1. year of study, summer semester, 1 credit, compulsory
  • Programme DKC-S Doctoral, 1. year of study, summer semester, 1 credit, compulsory
  • Programme DKA-E Doctoral, 1. year of study, summer semester, 1 credit, compulsory
  • Programme DKC-E Doctoral, 1. year of study, summer semester, 1 credit, compulsory
  • Programme DPC-E Doctoral, 1. year of study, summer semester, 1 credit, compulsory
  • Programme DPA-E Doctoral, 1. year of study, summer semester, 1 credit, compulsory
  • Programme DPA-M Doctoral, 1. year of study, summer semester, 1 credit, compulsory
  • Programme DPC-M Doctoral, 1. year of study, summer semester, 1 credit, compulsory
  • Programme DKA-M Doctoral, 1. year of study, summer semester, 1 credit, compulsory
  • Programme DKC-M Doctoral, 1. year of study, summer semester, 1 credit, compulsory
  • Programme DKA-K Doctoral, 1. year of study, summer semester, 1 credit, compulsory
  • Programme DPC-K Doctoral, 1. year of study, summer semester, 1 credit, compulsory
  • Programme DKC-K Doctoral, 1. year of study, summer semester, 1 credit, compulsory
  • Programme DPA-K Doctoral, 1. year of study, summer semester, 1 credit, compulsory
  • Programme DPA-V Doctoral, 1. year of study, summer semester, 1 credit, compulsory
  • Programme DPC-V Doctoral, 1. year of study, summer semester, 1 credit, compulsory
  • Programme DKC-V Doctoral, 1. year of study, summer semester, 1 credit, compulsory
  • Programme DKA-V Doctoral, 1. year of study, summer semester, 1 credit, compulsory

Type of course unit

 

Exercise

26 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer

eLearning