13S091EJV3 - English Language – Advanced Level

Course specification
Course title English Language – Advanced Level
Acronym 13S091EJV3
Study programme Software Engineering
Type of study bachelor academic studies
Lecturer (for classes)
Lecturer/Associate (for practice)
    Lecturer/Associate (for OTC)
      ESPB 3.0 Status elective
      Condition Previous English Language education since the course is not elementary
      The goal Development od linguistic competences related to the professional field of computer science
      The outcome Knowledge of relevant vocabulary and syntax specific to the professional field; ability to name and classify key terms; ability to analyze and produce texts and data.
      Contents of lectures Basic concepts from the field of mathematics and engineering; verb forms and passive constructions; use of articles; conditional constructions; word formation.
      Contents of exercises Reading, writing, and discussing topics such as: academic and professional opportunities (applications, biography, etc.), interpretation of data (especially graphs and trends), computer classes and properties, the Internet, etc.
      1. Glendinning, E., Mc Ewan, J. Oxford English for Information Technology. Oxford University Press. (Original title)
      2. Boeckner, K. Brown, C. Oxford English for Computing. Oxford University Press. (Original title)
      3. Vince, M. First Certificate Language Practice with Key. Macmillan. (Original title)
      4. Vince, M. Advanced Language Practice with Key. Macmillan. (Original title)
      5. Murphy, R. English Grammar in Use. Cambridge University Press. (Original title)
      Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
      Lectures Exercises OTC Study and Research Other classes
      Methods of teaching Grammatical and lexical exercises, discussion, reading and text analysis, writing exercises, combined individual and group activities.
      Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
      Pre obligations Points Final exam Points
      Activites during lectures 10 Test paper 30
      Practical lessons Oral examination
      Colloquia 60