JFP04 French for Science 4

Faculty of Science
Spring 2014
Extent and Intensity
0/2. 2 credit(s). Type of Completion: z (credit).
Mgr. Alena Světlíková, Ph.D. (lecturer)
PhDr. Hana Němcová (assistant)
Mgr. Daniela Veškrnová (assistant)
Mgr. Hana Ševečková, M.A.
Language Centre, Faculty of Science Division - Faculty Branches of University Departments - Faculty of Science
Contact Person: Lenka Pavlíková
Timetable of Seminar Groups
JFP04/01: Thu 16:00–17:50 J5, A. Světlíková
The knowledge of French - B2 level CEFR
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is offered to students of any study field.
Course objectives
After completing this course the student will be able to:

understand authentic scientific texts/lectures
identify the main ideas
formulate the main ideas
interpret the information
present scientific topics using basic presentation techniques
summarize a scientific text
compare and contrast
use arguments in a discussion on a scientific topic (defend one´s opinion, opose, support arguments of a colleague)
present one´s research using advanced presentation techniques
communicate on general and specialized topics using specfic language
  • Syllabus: 1.biological, geographical, geological, chemical, mathematical and physical topis according to current importance and interest (necessary vocab)
  • 2.general topics (necessary vocab)
  • Le Nouveau sans frontiere II
Teaching methods
Course of French for Special Purposes; specialized text analysis, listening comprehension, conversation and discussion in pairs and in groups; applying grammar in new contexts; homeworks;
Assessment methods
Each course is finished by a credit test. The condition for a successful finishing of the course is passing the test and 85% attendance in the seminars.
Language of instruction
Follow-Up Courses
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
Study Materials
The course can also be completed outside the examination period.
The course is taught annually.
Teacher's information
The course is also listed under the following terms Spring 2008 - for the purpose of the accreditation, Spring 2011 - only for the accreditation, Spring 2006, Spring 2007, Spring 2008, Spring 2009, Spring 2010, Spring 2011, Spring 2012, spring 2012 - acreditation, Spring 2013, Spring 2015, Spring 2016, Spring 2017, spring 2018, Spring 2019, Spring 2020.
  • Enrolment Statistics (Spring 2014, recent)
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