OS3EJ5 - English Language 5
|English Language 5
|Electrical Engineering and Computing
|Signals and Systems
|Type of study
|bachelor academic studies
|Lecturer (for classes)
|Lecturer/Associate (for practice)
|Lecturer/Associate (for OTC)
|Students should possess knowledge of English at the advanced level.
|Acquisition of transferring information from a text to a diagram and sharing it with other students. Training to exchange electrical engineering-related information orally. Organising and writing a detailed description of a process. Training students to make inferences by linking what they read with what they already know. Linking facts and ideas to form a short explanation.
|Upon the completion of this module students should be able to: - transfer information from a text to a diagram and share it with other students, - exchange electrical engineering-related information orally, - organise and write a detailed description of a process, - make inferences by linking what they read with what they already know, - link facts and ideas to form a short explanation
|Contents of lectures
|Relative clauses, compounds, connectors. Revision of countable and uncountable nouns, articles, noun phrases, phrasal verbs, modals. Using causal verbs. Transferring information from graphics to a table. Comparing and contrasting in writing audio and video recording. Rules for reading a diagram and text for an explanation of a process.
|Contents of exercises
|Talking and writing about computer applications in the field of electrical engineering. Oral practice: classifying different devices, enquiring about computers and computer performances. Presentation on the principles of operation of oscilloscope, or some other device. Group discussion about a topic concerning electrical engineering. Group work: presentations and homework.
|Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
|Study and Research
|Methods of teaching
|Critical thinkg methods, active methods, methods which develop higher-order thinking skills. “Flipped Classroom” methods. Methods of Humanistic Psychology.
|Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
|Activites during lectures