SZ7BP_1AB1 Foreign Language A - English

Faculty of Education
Autumn 2005
Extent and Intensity
0/2/0. 2 credit(s). Type of Completion: z (credit).
Teacher(s)
Duncan Hendy, B.A. (seminar tutor)
Mgr. Jana Kollárová (seminar tutor)
PhDr. Jiří Vacek, CSc. (seminar tutor)
Guaranteed by
PhDr. Jiří Vacek, CSc.
Language Centre, Faculty of Education Division - Language Centre
Contact Person: Helena Pelcová
Timetable of Seminar Groups
SZ7BP_1AB1/01: Tue 13:45–15:20 učebna 53
SZ7BP_1AB1/02: Tue 15:30–17:05 učebna 3
SZ7BP_1AB1/03: Wed 16:20–17:55 učebna 6
SZ7BP_1AB1/04: Mon 8:30–10:05 učebna 10
SZ7BP_1AB1/05: Mon 10:15–11:50 učebna 10
SZ7BP_1AB1/06: Tue 8:30–10:05 učebna 4
SZ7BP_1AB1/07: Tue 13:45–15:20 učebna 2
SZ7BP_1AB1/08: Tue 15:30–17:05 učebna 7
SZ7BP_1AB1/09: Thu 7:40–9:15 učebna 41
SZ7BP_1AB1/10: Thu 9:20–11:00 učebna 42
SZ7BP_1AB1/11: Thu 13:45–15:20 učebna 11
SZ7BP_1AB1/12: Thu 15:30–17:05 šatna
SZ7BP_1AB1/13: Tue 13:45–15:20 učebna 37
SZ7BP_1AB1/14: Tue 15:30–17:05 učebna 37
SZ7BP_1AB1/15: Wed 14:35–16:15 učebna 51
SZ7BP_1AB1/16: Thu 8:30–10:05 učebna 4
Prerequisites
In the compulsorily-optional English as a Foreign Language Course A, the students will consolidate their language skills from secondary school, and will learn some selected academic skills (oral presentation, discussion, supporting an argument ) in English. Successful students will be credited for active participation in the lessons, for oral and written presentations and for Summary Presentation at the end of the semester.
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is only offered to the students of the study fields the course is directly associated with.
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Course objectives
In the compulsorily-optional English as a Foreign Language Course A, the students will consolidate their language skills from secondary school, and will learn some selected academic skills (oral presentation, supporting argument, discussion, etc) in English. Successful students will be credited for active participation in the lessons, for oral and written presentations, incl. summary presentation at the end of the semester.
Syllabus
  • SZ7BP_1AB1 Cizí jazyk A - jazyk anglický Semester 1 1.Education in the Czech Republic compared with the U.K. and U.S. systems. Text 1. (Making a statement, arguing the point, a discussion based on the experience) Weeks 1-3 2. Growing up, growing old. Adolescence. Adulthood. Ageing. Text 12.(Opinion exchange. Critical thinking. Essay writing) Weeks 4-6 3. 21st century problems - environment, drug abuse, wars, terrorism, and others. Text 6. (Survey. Presentation. Problem solving.) Weeks 7-9 4. Healthy lifestyle. Mind, body, health and sports. Text 4. (Personal experience and reflection. Key information, summarizing) Weeks 10-12 Special task: My field of study. Text 2. (Introduction - previous studies, basic information on Masaryk University and the Faculty of Education) Weeks 1-12 Credit requirements: Student, který nemá splněné průběžné úkoly z jednotlivých témat v rámci daného semestru, nemůže získat kredity, ani zápočet! The student who has not completed continuous assessments during the particular semester can not be credited. Summary presentation: The end-of-the-term summary presentation based on the special task.
Literature
  • GILL, Nora, Jiří VACEK, Ruth COUFALOVÁ, Olga INGROVÁ and Jana KOLLÁROVÁ. Communicative ESP Practice for Pre-Service Teachers. 1. vyd. Olomouc: Palacký University, Olomouc, Czech Republic, 2003. 109 pp. English Texts. ISBN 80-244-0652-7. info
  • VACEK, Jiří and Matthew NICHOLLS. English Texts With Tests II. 1. vydání. Brno: Masarykova univerzita Brno, 2002. 109 pp. Skripta. ISBN 80-210-2945-5. info
Assessment methods (in Czech)
Practical language course. Oral presentations. End-of-semester presentation. Pro ukončení předmětu jsou předepsány v semestru průběžné kontroly (ustni prezentace, pisemne ukoly, atd.) jejichž výsledky jsou započítávány do závěrečného hodnocení. Student, který nemá splněné průběžné úkoly z jednotlivých témat v rámci daného semestru, nemůže získat kredity, ani zápočet!
Language of instruction
English
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
The course is taught each semester.
Information on course enrolment limitations: Kurz není určen pro začátečníky
The course is also listed under the following terms Autumn 2006, Autumn 2007, Autumn 2008, Spring 2009, Spring 2010, Spring 2011, Spring 2012, Spring 2013, Spring 2014, Spring 2015, Spring 2016, Spring 2017, Spring 2018, Spring 2019, Spring 2020.
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