MPJ_JII2Sb Foreign Language II/2 - Spanish

Faculty of Economics and Administration
Spring 2009
Extent and Intensity
0/4/0. 5 credit(s). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
Teacher(s)
PhDr. Helena Hušková (lecturer)
Mgr. Petr Koutný (lecturer)
Guaranteed by
Mgr. Veronika De Azevedo Camacho, Ph.D.
Language Centre, Faculty of Economics and Administration Division - Language Centre
Contact Person: Mgr. Lenka Skoupá
Timetable of Seminar Groups
MPJ_JII2Sb/1: Mon 14:35–16:15 MT205, Wed 15:30–17:05 MT205, P. Koutný
MPJ_JII2Sb/2: Mon 16:20–17:55 MT205, Wed 17:10–18:40 MT205, P. Koutný
Prerequisites
The prerequisite for successful involvement in the course is mastering the language skills which form the contents of the previous courses Language II/A, Language II/B and Language II/1. Students can test their knowledge by completing a self-evaluation on-line test.
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is also offered to the students of the fields other than those the course is directly associated with.
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
Course objectives
Language II/2 extends the subject matter of Language II/1 and its aim is to reinforce and improve all the skills developed in the previous course. In this course students will learn how to present specialized topics and to follow specialized discussions, they will acquire the ability to negotiate in every-day business situations and they will be able to process advanced forms of professional literature. After successfully completing the course, the specialized language will be an open system which the students can adapt to their professional needs. The course is completed by a written and oral exam which fully covers the contents of all four terms of the language training programme, including the preparatory courses Language II/A and Language II/B.
Syllabus
  • 1. Revision of L 9 - 11 (FIESTA). Business Spanish: Business company.
  • 2. L 12 - plusquamperfecto. Topic of conversation: At the restaurant. Business Spanish: Business company II (trade company).
  • 3. L 12 - consecution of tenses. Topic of conversation: Spanish food and drinks. Business Spanish: Marketing and publicity.
  • 4. L 13 - conditional sentences. Topic of conversation: Cinema, theatre, video. Business Spanish: Marketing and publicity II.
  • 5. L 13 - sin + infinitive, volver a + infinitive, articles. Topic of conversation: Culture and cinema. Business Spanish: purchase and sale.
  • 6. L 14 - estar + participle. Topic of conversation: Monuments and places of interest. Business Spanish: purchase and sales II.
  • 7. L 14 - llevar + gerund, después de + infinitive, position of adjectives. Topic of conversation: Curiosities of Spain. Business Spanish: Bank.
  • 8. L 15 - subjunctive. Topic of conversation: Spanish and its autonomous regions. Business Spanish: Bank II.
  • 9. L 15 - subjunctive/continuation. Topic of conversation: Spanish Government/regions. Business Spanish: Stock market.
  • 10. L 15 - ir + gerund, prepositions. Topic of conversation: Latin America. Business Spanish: stock market II.
  • 11. L 15 - revision. Topic of conversation: Latin America/continuation. Business Spanish: Taxes and social security.
  • 12. Revision L 12 - 15. Business Spanish: Taxes and social security II.
Literature
  • MACÍKOVÁ, Olga, Vlasta HLAVIČKOVÁ and Věra ŠPÍGLOVÁ. Španělsko-český a česko-španělský hospodářský slovník. 1. vyd. Plzeň: Fraus, 2003. 426 s. ISBN 80-7238-261-6. info
  • MORENO, Concha. Actividades lúdicas para la clase de espanol :[prácticas interactivas de gramática, vocabularia, expresión oral y escrita]. 1. ed. [Madrid]: Sociedad General Espanola de Librería, 1999. 159 s. ISBN 84-7143-772-4. info
  • PALOMINO, María Ángeles. Dual : pretextos para hablar. 1. ed. Madrid: Edelsa Grupo Didascalia, S.A., 1998. 223 s. : i. ISBN 84-7711-238-X. info
  • PRADA, Marisa de. and Montserrat BOVET. Hablando de Negocios. Nueva edición corregida. Madrid: Edelsa, 1998. 159 s. ISBN 84-7711-240-1. info
  • PRADA, Marisa de and Montserrat BOVET. Hablando de Negocios [cassete, 1998]. Neuva edición. Madrid: Edelsa, 1998. 1 magnetof. ISBN 84-7711--41-. info
  • MANGAS, Gaspar González and Carmen Marcos de la. LOCA. Técnicas de conversación telefónica. 1. ed. Madrid: Edelsa, 1998. 103 s. ISBN 84-7711-184-7. info
  • MONTERO, Justa Carrasco and Lourdes Solé BERNARDINO. Reálie španielsky hovoriacich krajín. 1. vyd. Plzeň: Fraus, 1997. 79 s. ISBN 80-85784-54-8. info
  • PALOMINO, María Ángeles. Técnicas de correo comercial. Madrid: Edelsa, 1997. 1 magnetof. ISBN 84-7711-186-3. info
  • PALOMINO, María Ángeles. Técnicas de correo comercial. Primera ed. Madrid: Edelsa, 1997. 147 s. ISBN 84-7711-176-6. info
  • FAJARDO, Mercedes and Susana GONZÁLEZ. Marca Registrada :Espańol para los negocios : Cuaderno de ejercicios. Salamanca: Universidad de Salamanca, 1995. 79 s. ISBN 84-294-4335-5. info
  • FAJARDO, Mercedes and Susana GONZÁLEZ. Marca Registrada :Espańol para los negocios : Libro del alumno. Salamanca: Universidad de Salamanca, 1995. 183 s. ISBN 84-294-4229-4. info
  • PROKOPOVÁ, Libuše. Španělština pro samouky. Dotisk 2. vyd. Praha: Leda, 1995. 413 s. ISBN 808592708X. info
  • PROKOPOVÁ, Libuše. Španělština pro samouky :klíč, slovník. 1. vyd. Praha: LEDA, 1994. 119 s. ISBN 80-901664-9-0. info
Assessment methods
The course has a form of a lecture and is concluded by a written and oral exam which fully covers the contents of all four terms of the language training programme, including the preparatory courses Language II/A and Language II/B. Students may only sit the exam if they fulfil the following conditions:
-80% attendance
- doing homework regularly
- seminar work - 3 business letters
- 60% of points in the written exam are required for the admission to the oral part. Important information: If a student is caught using forbidden tools, cribbing, taking out any part of the exam, or cheating in any other way, the teacher is allowed to interrupt the exam and to grade the student with F, FF, or FFF according to the seriousness of the offence.
Language of instruction
Spanish
Further Comments
The course is taught annually.
The course is also listed under the following terms Spring 2010, Spring 2011, Spring 2012, Spring 2013, Spring 2014, Spring 2015, Spring 2016, Spring 2017, Spring 2018, Autumn 2018, Spring 2019, Autumn 2019, Spring 2020, Autumn 2020, Spring 2021.
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