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17ABBA3B - English Language IIIB (part 2)

Code Completion Credits Range Language
17ABBA3B KZ 2 0+2
Lecturer:
Tutor:
Eva Motyčková (guarantor)
Supervisor:
Department of Biomedical Technology
Synopsis:

Academic and professional English. This course focuses on expansion of professional vocabulary, grammar skills and listening and reading skills related to scientific topics.

Requirements:

Credits will be given for attendance (3 sick leaves), presentation on biomedical topic and essay. Presentation should be on a biomedical topic, please use the manual - How to make your presentation - available on the web page of the subject. The student who is giving the presentation shall prepare a hand out for his class mates which they fill in during his presentation. The correctness is checked at the end of the presentation. Essay - based on New Scientist article which is available at the library in the length of 1 norm page (1800 signs and spaces) - to be submitted to the tutor.

Syllabus of lectures:

no lectures

Syllabus of tutorials:

1.Tech Talk

2.Malaria and GM mosquitoes

3.Music lessons improve the mind

4.Ted Talk

5.The written application

6.Ted Talk

7.Repetition

8.Welcome to our university

9.Ted talk

10.Plagiarism

11.Ted talk

12.The interview

13.Test

14.Assesment

Study Objective:

The goal is to improve reading and listening skills in academic English.

Study materials:

[1] Lane, Sarah: Instant Academic Skills, CUP 2011.

Note:
The course is a part of the following study plans:
Downloads:

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