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Branch detail

English in Electrical Engineering and Informatics


Original title in Czech: Angličtina v elektrotechnice a informatice
Abbreviation: H-AEI
Specialisation: -
Length of Study: 3 years
Programme: English in Electrical Engineering and Informatics
Faculty: Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Communication
Academic year: 2017/2018
Accredited from: 27.2.2012
Accredited until: 31.3.2022
Profile of the branch:
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.
Branch supervisor: doc. PhDr. Milena Krhutová, Ph.D.

Course structure diagram with ECTS credits

Year of study 1, winter semester

Code Title L. Cr. Sem. Com. Compl. Gr. Op.

Compulsory
FEKT-HEFE English for Engineering cs, en  3  winter C Ex   yes
FEKT-HELE Electrical Engineering cs, en  4  winter C Ac,Ex   yes
FEKT-HFYZ Physics in Electrical Engineering cs, en  5  winter C Ac,Ex   yes
FEKT-HSCA Professional Styles in Czech and English cs  4  winter C Ac,Ex   yes
FEKT-HMA1 Mathematics in Electrical Engineering 1 cs, en  5  winter C Ac,Ex   yes
FEKT-HGRS Grammar Structures cs  2  winter C ClAc   yes
FEKT-HPA1 Practical English 1 cs  5  winter C Ex   yes
FEKT-HILS Introduction to Linguistics cs  3  winter C Ex   yes
 


Year of study 1, summer semester

Code Title L. Cr. Sem. Com. Compl. Gr. Op.

Compulsory
FEKT-HEIT English for IT cs, en  5  summer C Ex   yes
FEKT-HDOM Digital Circuits and Microprocessors cs  4  summer C Ac,Ex   yes
FEKT-HESO Electronic Devices cs, en  3  summer C Ac,Ex   yes
FEKT-HJDT Language as Discourse in Science and ... cs  5  summer C Ac,Ex   yes
FEKT-HMTD Materials and Technical Documentation cs, en  3  summer C Ac,Ex   yes
FEKT-HPOP Computers and Programming cs, en  4  summer C ClAc   yes
FEKT-HPA2 Practical English 2 cs  5  summer C Ex   yes
 


Year of study 2, winter semester

Code Title L. Cr. Sem. Com. Compl. Gr. Op.

Compulsory
FEKT-HANA Analog Technology cs, en  3  winter C ClAc   yes
FEKT-HCPP Czech Language for Interpretation cs  3  winter C Ac,Ex   yes
FEKT-HAC1 Cultural Studies 1 cs  5  winter C Ex   yes
FEKT-HMVA Measurement in Electrical Engineering cs, en  3  winter C Ac,Ex   yes
FEKT-HPA3 Practical English 3 cs  5  winter C Ex   yes
FEKT-HSIS Signals and Systems cs, en  3  winter C Ac,Ex   yes

General knowledge
FEKT-XCA1 CISCO Academy 1 - CCNA cs  3  winter GK Ex   yes
FEKT-XCA3 CISCO Academy 3 - CCNP cs  3  winter GK Ex   yes
FEKT-XCA5 CISCO Academy 5 - CCNP cs  3  winter GK Ex   yes
FEKT-XEPO Professional Ethics cs  2  winter GK Ac   yes
FEKT-BFSL Financial services cs  2  winter GK Ac   yes
FEKT-XIPD Engineering Pedagogy and Didactics cs  5  winter GK Ex   yes
FEKT-HKMP Management Communication in Practice cs, en  3  winter GK Ac,Ex   no
FEKT-XKPT Culture of Speech and the Generation ... cs  5  winter GK Ac   yes
FEKT-XLAD Laboratory Didactics cs  0? winter GK Ac   yes
FEKT-XPSO Pedagogical Psychology cs  5  winter GK Ex   yes
FEKT-XPOU Double-Entry Bookkeeping cs  4  winter GK Ex   yes
FEKT-HNE1 Foreign Language 1 (German) cs  3  winter GK ClAc 1 yes
FEKT-HRU1 Foreign Language 1 (Russian) cs  3  winter GK ClAc 1 yes
FEKT-HSP1 Foreign Language 1 (Spanish) cs  3  winter GK ClAc 1 yes

Groups of optional courses
1 Obligation: 1 course  
 


Year of study 2, summer semester

Code Title L. Cr. Sem. Com. Compl. Gr. Op.

Compulsory
FEKT-HESB Electrical Machines cs, en  3  summer C Ac,Ex   yes
FEKT-HEVA EM Waves and Lines cs, en  3  summer C Ac,Ex   yes
FEKT-HKSY Communication Systems cs, en  3  summer C Ac,Ex   yes
FEKT-HCAT Contrastive Analysis of Professional ... cs  5  summer C Ac,Ex   yes
FEKT-HAC2 Cultural Studies 2 cs  5  summer C Ex   yes
FEKT-HBEN Business English cs, en  3  summer C Ac,Ex   yes
FEKT-HPA4 Practical English 4 cs  5  summer C Ex   yes

General knowledge
FEKT-XCA2 CISCO Academy 2 - CCNA cs  3  summer GK Ex   yes
FEKT-XCA4 CISCO Academy 4 - CCNP cs  3  summer GK Ex   yes
FEKT-XEPO Professional Ethics cs  2  summer GK Ac   yes
FEKT-BFSL Financial services cs  2  summer GK Ac   no
FEKT-XIPD Engineering Pedagogy and Didactics cs  5  summer GK Ex   yes
FEKT-XKPT Culture of Speech and the Generation ... cs  5  summer GK Ac   yes
FEKT-XLAD Laboratory Didactics cs  0? summer GK Ac   yes
FEKT-XPSO Pedagogical Psychology cs  5  summer GK Ex   yes
FEKT-XPOU Double-Entry Bookkeeping cs  4  summer GK Ex   yes
FEKT-XTPR Technical Law cs  3  summer GK Ac   yes
FEKT-HZFF Introduction to Financial Management cs, en  3  summer GK Ac,Ex   no
FEKT-HZAU Introduction to Bookkeeping cs, en  3  summer GK Ac,Ex   no
FEKT-HNE2 Foreign Language 2 (German) cs  3  summer GK Ac,Ex 2 yes
FEKT-HRU2 Foreign Language 2 (Russian) cs  3  summer GK Ac,Ex 2 yes
FEKT-HSP2 Foreign Language 2 (Spanish) cs  3  summer GK Ac,Ex 2 yes

Groups of optional courses
2 Obligation: 1 course  
 


Year of study 3, winter semester

Code Title L. Cr. Sem. Com. Compl. Gr. Op.

Compulsory
FEKT-HPRA Pragmatics cs  4  winter C Ex   yes
FEKT-HMPR Methodology cs  4  winter C Ex   yes
FEKT-HPA5 Practical English 5 cs  4  winter C Ex   yes
FEKT-HRRE Control Theory cs, en  3  winter C Ac,Ex   yes
FEKT-HSEP Semestral Thesis cs  5  winter C ClAc   yes

General knowledge
FEKT-XCA1 CISCO Academy 1 - CCNA cs  3  winter GK Ex   yes
FEKT-XCA3 CISCO Academy 3 - CCNP cs  3  winter GK Ex   yes
FEKT-XCA5 CISCO Academy 5 - CCNP cs  3  winter GK Ex   yes
FEKT-XEPO Professional Ethics cs  2  winter GK Ac   yes
FEKT-BFSL Financial services cs  2  winter GK Ac   yes
FEKT-XKPT Culture of Speech and the Generation ... cs  5  winter GK Ac   yes
FEKT-XLAD Laboratory Didactics cs  0? winter GK Ac   yes
FEKT-XPOU Double-Entry Bookkeeping cs  4  winter GK Ex   yes
FEKT-HPRR Project Management cs, en  3  winter GK Ac,Ex   no
 


Year of study 3, summer semester

Code Title L. Cr. Sem. Com. Compl. Gr. Op.

Compulsory
FEKT-HARS Network Architecture cs, en  3  summer C Ac,Ex   yes
FEKT-HBAP Bachelor Thesis cs  10  summer C Ac   yes
FEKT-HDAN Discourse Analysis cs  5  summer C Ac,Ex   yes
FEKT-HODP Practical Training cs, en  0? summer C Ac   yes
FEKT-HTRS Translation Seminar cs  3  summer C Ex   yes
FEKT-HBTS Bachelor Thesis Seminar cs  5  summer C Ac,Ex   yes
FEKT-HVDE Electrical Power Production and Distr... cs, en  4  summer C Ac,Ex   yes

General knowledge
FEKT-XCA2 CISCO Academy 2 - CCNA cs  3  summer GK Ex   yes
FEKT-XCA4 CISCO Academy 4 - CCNP cs  3  summer GK Ex   yes
FEKT-XEPO Professional Ethics cs  2  summer GK Ac   yes
FEKT-BFSL Financial services cs  2  summer GK Ac   no
FEKT-XLAD Laboratory Didactics cs  0? summer GK Ac   yes
FEKT-XPOU Double-Entry Bookkeeping cs  4  summer GK Ex   yes
FEKT-XTPR Technical Law cs  3  summer GK Ac   yes