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F7ABBA3A - English Language IIIA (part 1)

Code Completion Credits Range Language
F7ABBA3A KZ 2 2C English
Lecturer:
Tutor:
Eva Motyčková (guarantor)
Supervisor:
Department of Biomedical Technology
Synopsis:

The aim of the course is to increase students' language competence in academic English and professional vocabulary, along with common communication skills - writing summaries, preparing presentations for meetings.

Students should be able to work actively with academic text, understand and be able to use basic terminology, be aware of the different stylistic levels of English and the associated syntactic and lexical devices.

Requirements:

Presentation in the class plus worksheets, test - 60% to pass, attendance - 2 sick leaves

Syllabus of lectures:

Course has no lectures.

Syllabus of tutorials:

1. Introduction

2.Longevity

3. Long life gene region found

4.You are what you eat

5. Additives and hyperactivity

6.Medicinal plants

7.Alligator blood and antibiotics

8.Reducing animal testing

9. Meet Stan D. Ardman

10.Plankton, pumps and carbon dioxide

11.Malarian and GM mosquitoes

12. GM crop contamination

13. Test

14 Assessment

Study Objective:
Study materials:

Obligatory literature:

[1] Instant Academic Skills, Lane Sarah, Cambridge University Press 2011

Materials provided by the Tutor.

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

Exercises: 
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PDF icon Instant Academic Skills3.62 MB
PDF icon Discussion topics2.22 MB

Others: 
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Office presentation icon Presentation365 KB