- Garant předmětu:
- Department of Humanities and Languages
The course will prepare students for presenting issues in their field by mastering the strategies and techniques of oral presentation. The course includes discussions (expressing views, comments, agreement, disagreement). Students will be able to respond to comments on their presentation and answer questions addressed to them after the presentation, which is a skill required for the defence of the Bachelor Project. Students will learn the basic structure of a Bachelor Project and rules for writing a paper.
Sound language foundation and skills acquired in all previous courses of the Applied Information Technology programme.
- Syllabus of lectures:
Preparing a presentation, presentation strategy and techniques, choice of appropriate language structures, discussion techniques, expressing opinions, agreement, disagreement, assessment of presentations.
Summarizing, writing an abstract, citations, paraphrasing, plagiarism. Basic structure of a Bachelor Project.
- Syllabus of tutorials:
The course is run as a series of seminars following the topics and scope of the syllabus mentioned above.
- Study Objective:
Morphology, syntax, and lexis used in professional communication in formal speaking, rules and principles of oral presentations, expressing agreement, disagreement, opinion.
To make a presentation in the student´s field, using appropriate language structures, to discuss specific problems, search and paraphrase relevant information from a text, write a summary and abstract.
- Study materials:
materials prepared by the Department of Languages
 M.Powell, Presenting in English. LIP Business 1999
 S.Sweeney, English for Business Communication, Cambridge University Press 1990
language classroom, audiovisuals, PC lab
- Further information:
- No time-table has been prepared for this course
- The course is a part of the following study plans:
- BS Aplikovaná informatika (compulsory course of the specialization)