JFP04 French for Science 4

Faculty of Science
Spring 2014
Extent and Intensity
0/2. 2 credit(s). Type of Completion: z (credit).
Teacher(s)
Mgr. Alena Světlíková, Ph.D. (lecturer)
PhDr. Hana Němcová (assistant)
Mgr. Daniela Veškrnová (assistant)
Supervisor
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
Prerequisites
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
  • Syllabus: 1.biological, geographical, geological, chemical, mathematical and physical topis according to current importance and interest (necessary vocab)
  • 2.general topics (necessary vocab)
Literature
  • 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
Czech
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
http://www.sci.muni.cz
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.
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