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English in Electrical Engineering and Informatics

Original title in Czech: Angličtina v elektrotechnice a informaticeFEKTAbbreviation: H-AEIAcad. year: 2021/2022

Programme: English in Electrical Engineering and Informatics

Length of Study: 3 years

Accredited from: 27.2.2012Accredited until: 31.3.2022

Profile

The aim of the study programme is mastering of the interdisciplinary knowledge and skills provided by training not yet available on the market, though highly necessary in the view of the development and expansion of electrotechnical fields in the present globalising world, and considering the position of the English language as the global communication tool, which is particularly true for electrical engineering and information technology.The aim of the study programme is to equip the students with fundamental knowledge of electrotechnical study areas and particularly with the competences in professional language at the level C1 of the Common European Reference Framework (SERR).

Key learning outcomes

The training will ve mainly focused on the characteristics of professional discourse as a specific communication tool used by the global discourse community. The graduates as the future members of this professional community will be provided with the knowledge and skills of reception as well as production of this functional variety. English in electrical engineering and information technology as a specific professional variety has not yet been taught in the Czech Republic though in fact it has been the lingua franca of electrical engineering. Included in the programme are subjects focused on managerial skills which together with professional English, socio-cultural approach to the environment of English-speaking countries and knowledge of the fundamentals of electrical engineering and management will be good qualifications for careers in industry, administration, government institutions and scientific institutions.

Occupational profiles of graduates with examples

Graduates of the Bachelor study programme English in Electrical Engineering and Information Technology will be trained in the linguistic study area English language as well as in the fundamentals of electrotechnical fields and management. They will master spoken and written English at the level C1 of the Common European Framework of Languages focused on English language usage in electrical engineering and information technology. Their qualifications will also include the awareness of socio-cultural issues for English-speaking countries to enable them communicate with people of different nationalities. The graduates will be prepared to occupy positions of assistants or managers in multinational companies, where professional communication in English is essential as they operate on international markets. The graduates can also find jobs in government or European Union institutions.

Supervisor


Course structure diagram with ECTS credits

1. year of study, winter semester
AbbreviationTitleL.Cr.Com.Compl.Hr. rangeGr.Op.
BPC-EFEEnglish for Engineeringcs, en3CompulsoryExCj - 26yes
BPC-ELEElectrical Engineeringcs, en4CompulsoryCr,ExP - 13 / L - 26yes
BPC-FYEPhysics in Electrical Engineeringcs, en5CompulsoryCr,ExP - 26 / COZ - 13 / L - 13yes
BPC-SCAProfessional Styles in Czech and Englishcs4CompulsoryCr,ExP - 13 / COZ - 26yes
BPC-MAEMathematics in Electrical Engineering 1cs, en5CompulsoryCr,ExP - 26 / CPP - 26yes
BPC-GRSGrammar Structurescs2CompulsoryGCrCj - 26yes
BPC-PA1Practical English 1cs5CompulsoryExCj - 52yes
BPC-ILSIntroduction to Linguisticscs3CompulsoryExP - 26yes
1. year of study, summer semester
AbbreviationTitleL.Cr.Com.Compl.Hr. rangeGr.Op.
BPC-EITEnglish for ITcs, en5CompulsoryExCj - 52yes
BPC-DOMDigital Circuits and Microprocessorscs4CompulsoryCr,ExP - 26 / COZ - 13yes
BPC-EDEElectronic Devicescs, en3CompulsoryCr,ExP - 13 / COZ - 13yes
BPC-JDTLanguage as Discourse in Science and Technologycs5CompulsoryCr,ExP - 13 / Cj - 39yes
BPC-MTDMaterials and Technical Documentationcs, en3CompulsoryCr,ExP - 13 / Cp - 6 / L - 7yes
BPC-POPComputers and Programmingcs4CompulsoryGCrP - 13 / Cp - 26yes
BPC-PA2Practical English 2cs5CompulsoryExCj - 52yes
2. year of study, winter semester
AbbreviationTitleL.Cr.Com.Compl.Hr. rangeGr.Op.
BPC-ATEAnalog Technologycs, en3CompulsoryGCrP - 13 / L - 13yes
BPC-CPPCzech Language for Interpretationcs3CompulsoryCr,ExP - 13 / COZ - 13yes
BPC-AC1Cultural Studies 1cs5CompulsoryExP - 26 / Cj - 26yes
BPC-MSEMeasurement in Electrical Engineeringcs, en3CompulsoryCr,ExP - 13 / COZ - 13yes
BPC-PA3Practical English 3cs5CompulsoryExCj - 52yes
BPC-SISSignals and Systemscs, en3CompulsoryCr,ExP - 26yes
2. year of study, summer semester
AbbreviationTitleL.Cr.Com.Compl.Hr. rangeGr.Op.
BPC-ELMElectrical Machinescs, en3CompulsoryCr,ExP - 13 / COZ - 13yes
BPC-EVAEM Waves and Linescs, en3CompulsoryCr,ExP - 13 / Cp - 13yes
BPC-KSYCommunication Systemsen, cs3CompulsoryCr,ExP - 13 / S - 13yes
BPC-CATContrastive Analysis of Professional Textscs5CompulsoryCr,ExP - 26 / COZ - 26yes
BPC-AC2Cultural Studies 2cs5CompulsoryExP - 26 / Cj - 26yes
BPC-BENBusiness Englishcs, en3CompulsoryCr,ExCj - 26yes
BPC-PA4Practical English 4cs5CompulsoryExCj - 52yes
3. year of study, winter semester
AbbreviationTitleL.Cr.Com.Compl.Hr. rangeGr.Op.
BPC-PRAPragmaticscs4CompulsoryExP - 26yes
BPC-MPRMethodologycs4CompulsoryExS - 26yes
BPC-SZAPractical English 5cs3CompulsoryExCj - 39yes
BPC-RREControl Theorycs, en3CompulsoryCr,ExP - 13 / Cp - 13yes
BPC-BSPSemestral Thesiscs5CompulsoryGCrK - 52yes
3. year of study, summer semester
AbbreviationTitleL.Cr.Com.Compl.Hr. rangeGr.Op.
BPC-NARNetwork Architecturecs, en3CompulsoryCr,ExP - 13 / L - 13yes
BPC-BATBachelor Thesiscs10CompulsoryCrPR - 52yes
BPC-DANDiscourse Analysiscs5CompulsoryCr,ExP - 13 / Cj - 26yes
BPC-ODPPractical Trainingcs, en0CompulsoryCrPX - 80yes
BPC-PA6Practical English 6cs1CompulsoryGCryes
BPC-TRSTranslation Seminarcs3CompulsoryExS - 26yes
BPC-BTSBachelor Thesis Seminarcs5CompulsoryCr,ExS - 39yes
BPC-VDEElectrical Power Production and Distributioncs, en4CompulsoryCr,ExP - 13 / S - 26yes
Any year of study, winter semester
AbbreviationTitleL.Cr.Com.Compl.Hr. rangeGr.Op.
XPC-CA1CISCO Academy 1 - CCNAcs3ElectiveExP - 26 / L - 52yes
XPC-CA3CISCO Academy 3 - CCNAcs3ElectiveExP - 26 / L - 52yes
XPC-CA5CISCO Academy 5 - CCNPcs3ElectiveExL - 52yes
XPC-EPOProfessional Ethicscs2ElectiveCrP - 26yes
BPC-FSLFinancial servicescs2ElectiveCrP - 26yes
XPC-IPDEngineering Pedagogy and Didacticscs5ElectiveExP - 52yes
BPC-KMPManagement Communication in Practice cs, en3ElectiveCr,ExCOZ - 26yes
XPC-KPTCulture of Speech and the Generation of Textscs5ElectiveCrP - 26 / COZ - 26yes
XPC-LADLaboratory Didacticscs0ElectiveCrP - 13yes
XPC-PEPPedagogical Psychologycs5ElectiveExP - 52yes
XPC-POUDouble-Entry Bookkeepingcs4ElectiveExP - 26 / COZ - 26yes
BPC-PRRProject Managementcs, en3ElectiveCr,ExP - 13 / COZ - 13no
BPC-NE1Foreign Language 1 (German)cs3ElectiveGCrCj - 261yes
BPC-RU1Foreign Language 1 (Russian)cs3ElectiveGCrCj - 261yes
BPC-ESP1Foreign Language 1 (Spanish)cs3ElectiveGCrCj - 261yes
Any year of study, summer semester
AbbreviationTitleL.Cr.Com.Compl.Hr. rangeGr.Op.
XPC-CASCISCO Academy - CCNA Securitycs3ElectiveExL - 52yes
XPC-CA2CISCO Academy 2 - CCNAcs3ElectiveExP - 26 / L - 52yes
XPC-CA4CISCO Academy 4 - CCNPcs3ElectiveExL - 52yes
XPC-EPOProfessional Ethicscs2ElectiveCrP - 26yes
BPC-FSLFinancial servicescs2ElectiveCrP - 26yes
XPC-IPDEngineering Pedagogy and Didacticscs5ElectiveExP - 52yes
XPC-KPTCulture of Speech and the Generation of Textscs5ElectiveCrP - 26 / COZ - 26yes
XPC-LADLaboratory Didacticscs0ElectiveCrP - 13yes
XPC-PEPPedagogical Psychologycs5ElectiveExP - 52yes
XPC-POUDouble-Entry Bookkeepingcs4ElectiveExP - 26 / COZ - 26yes
XPC-TPRTechnical Lawcs3ElectiveCrP - 39yes
BPC-NE2Foreign Language 2 (German)cs3ElectiveCr,ExCj - 262yes
BPC-RU2Foreign Language 2 (Russian)cs3ElectiveCr,ExCj - 262yes
BPC-ESP2Foreign Language 2 (Spanish)cs3ElectiveCr,ExCj - 262yes
All the groups of optional courses
Gr. Min. courses Courses
1 1 BPC-NE1, BPC-RU1, BPC-ESP1
2 1 BPC-NE2, BPC-RU2, BPC-ESP2