DCIPR A lecture in a foreign language

Faculty of Informatics
Spring 2020
Extent and Intensity
0/0. 5 credit(s). Type of Completion: z (credit).
Guaranteed by
prof. RNDr. Petr Hliněný, Ph.D.
Faculty of Informatics
Supplier department: Faculty of Informatics
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is only offered to the students of the study fields the course is directly associated with.
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
there are 8 fields of study the course is directly associated with, display
Course objectives
A lecture in English followed by a discussion at a professional forum (e.g. international conference, Informatics Seminar). A co-tutor is available to help student with the formal and other requirements of a proper presentation. This must be undertaken successfully prior to the submission of the application for the State Doctoral Exam.
  • A lecture starts by a short introduction followed by necessary technical definitions and presentation of the main results.
  • A manual of English for foreign students : an essentially modern English grammar with chapters on spelling, pronunciation, vowel combinations, voiced and voiceless consonants, letter and essay writing, common errors in English, idioms, punctuation, synon. info
  • English grammar : for students of English as a second language (Variant.) : Rapid review of English grammar : for students of English as a second language. info
  • English dictionary for advanced learners, English grammar, English usage, thesaurus and the 5-million-Wordbank from the bank of English [CD-ROM]. London: HarperCollins, 2001. 1 elektron. info
Teaching methods
There is no exam or test, the only required outcome is the lecture itself. Student can present the lecture in front of a co-tutor who provides a proper feedback.
Assessment methods
There is no exam or test, the only required outcome is the lecture itself.
Language of instruction
Further Comments
The course is taught each semester.
Listed among pre-requisites of other courses
The course is also listed under the following terms Autumn 2007, Spring 2008, Autumn 2008, Spring 2009, Autumn 2009, Spring 2010, Autumn 2010, Spring 2011, Autumn 2011, Spring 2012, Autumn 2012, Spring 2013, Autumn 2013, Spring 2014, Autumn 2014, Spring 2015, Autumn 2015, Spring 2016, Autumn 2016, Spring 2017, Autumn 2017, Spring 2018, Autumn 2018, Spring 2019, Autumn 2019, Autumn 2020, Spring 2021.
  • Enrolment Statistics (Spring 2020, recent)
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