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STUDY PLANS
2018/2019

English Language B1-2

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Code Completion Credits Range
B0B04B12 Z 0 2s
Lecturer:
Tutor:
Dana Saláková (guarantor), Markéta Havlíčková, Hana Procházková
Supervisor:
Department of Languages
Synopsis:

Course objective: Broadening the basic knowledge of general English; mastering basic specialised language; focusing on text analysis and vocabulary expansion; understanding spoken English.

Requirements:

none

Syllabus of lectures:

Week 1 Introduction, General Information

Revision: text CTU from the winter semester

G - Forms Expressing Future

Week 2 E - commerce

G - 1st and 2nd conditional with modals

HW: Advantages and Disadvantages of E-commerce

Revision: mathematical expressions

Week 3 Shapes of the World

G - Passive in all tenses

Week 4 Green IT

G - Verbs with suffix -ise /-ize

HW: Technical Process Description (passive voice)

Week 5 Revision for the Midterm Test

G - Present Perf. Continuous

Week 6 Midterm Test (35-45 min)

Midterm Test Correction

Week 7 Waste Recycling Plant

G - Phrasal verbs with on and off (they are included in TW7)

G - Reported speech + Sequence of tenses

Week 8 Writing a C.V. - requirements, Cover Letter (teacher's own materials)

G - Reported speech + Sequence of tenses (continued)

HW: Cover Letter and CV

Week 9 Geothermal Energy

G - Relative Clauses defining and non-defining

Week 10 Telecommunications

G - Modals and Adverbs, Expressing probability,

possibility and necessity

Week 11 G - Remaining exercises from the grammar packet

Deadline for Cover Letter and CV

Week 12 Final Term Test (90 min)

Week 13 Final Test Checking, Credits

Week 14 Reserve Class

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***NOTE: Teachers are invited to supplement or omit any exercises and assignments according to their group level.

Requirements for „zápočet“:A student is due to write two tests and get 65% of total points at minimum for each. A student is supposed to work actively during classes and work independently on home assignments.

Requirements will be specified by each teacher during the first class of the term.

Syllabus of tutorials:

Broadening the basic knowledge of general English; mastering basic specialised language; focusing on text analysis and vocabulary expansion; understanding spoken English.

Study Objective:

Course objective: to deepen and widen basic knowledge of common language and provide students with basic knowledge of technical English. Listening: Longer narration and description, working with the obtained information. Reading: Technical texts, newspaper articles, working with the obtained information. Skimming through the articles. Speaking: Common and technical topics: jobs, shopping, leisure time activities, culture, film reviews, water pollution, waste recycling, geothermal energy, information technology and e-commerce, telecommunications.Writing: Letter of application, CV. Grammar: Present perfect and past perfect tenses, the passive voice in all tenses, modal verbs in all forms, word formation, present and past conditional mode, conditional sentences, phrasal verbs, present and past participles, relative clauses defining and non-defining, sequence of tenses, indirect speech.

Study materials:

[1] Materials of K 13104 - see http://jazyky.fel.cvut.cz

Note:
Further information:
https://jazyky.fel.cvut.cz/vyuka/A/B04B12/
Time-table for winter semester 2018/2019:
Time-table is not available yet
Time-table for summer semester 2018/2019:
06:00–08:0008:00–10:0010:00–12:0012:00–14:0014:00–16:0016:00–18:0018:00–20:0020:00–22:0022:00–24:00
Mon
roomT2:C4-363
Saláková D.
09:15–10:45
(parallel nr.106)
Dejvice
Cvicebna
roomT2:C4-363
Saláková D.
11:00–12:30
(parallel nr.107)
Dejvice
Cvicebna
Tue
Fri
roomT2:C2-86
Saláková D.
11:00–12:30
(parallel nr.105)
Dejvice
Cvičebna
roomT2:E1-103b
Havlíčková M.
16:15–17:45
(parallel nr.108)
Dejvice haly
Cvičebna
Thu
roomT2:E1-106
Procházková H.
09:15–10:45
(parallel nr.101)
Dejvice haly
Učebna
roomT2:E1-106
Procházková H.
11:00–12:30
(parallel nr.102)
Dejvice haly
Učebna
roomT2:E1-106
Procházková H.
12:45–14:15
(parallel nr.103)
Dejvice haly
Učebna
Fri
roomT2:E1-103b
Havlíčková M.
11:00–12:30
(parallel nr.109)
Dejvice haly
Cvičebna
The course is a part of the following study plans:
Data valid to 2019-07-21
For updated information see http://bilakniha.cvut.cz/en/predmet4687506.html