Course: Odborná angličtina I.

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Course title Odborná angličtina I.
Course code KSPV/3OAJ1
Organizational form of instruction Lesson
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 2
Language of instruction Czech, English
Status of course Compulsory-optional
Form of instruction unspecified
Work placements unspecified
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Kolenatý Miloslav, Mgr.
  • Benda Jan, PhDr.
Course content
1. Environmental Protection 1 2. Environmental Protection 2 3. Environmental Protection 3 4. Air, Soil and Water Pollution 1 5. Air, Soil and Water Pollution 2 6. Air, Soil and Water Pollution 3 7. Geological and Energy Resources 1 8. Geological and Energy Resources 2 9. Geological and Energy Resources 3 10. Waste Management 1 11. Waste Management 2 12. Waste Management 3 13. Review unit

Learning activities and teaching methods
unspecified, unspecified
Learning outcomes
Dealing with scientific texts in English (spoken and written). English terminology connected to the studied subject. Language items used in scientific texts. Dealing with topics covering the professional orientation. Improving communicative skills (writing and speaking, above all) focusing on the topics connected to the professional orientation.
Mastering the basic grammar topics and language skills. The ability to discuss (in English) chosen environmental topics while using suitable environmental terms.

Assessment methods and criteria
Active attendance of seminars, completing 4 seminar assignments.
Recommended literature
  • Bates, M., Dudley - Evans, T. General Science. Longman, 1992.
  • Donovan, P. Basic English for Science. OUP, 2001.
  • Lee, R. English for Environmental Science. Garnet Publishing, 2009.
  • Mountford, A. English for Agriculture. OUP, 1997.

Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Environment Waste Management (C_3) Ecology and environmental protection 1 Winter
Faculty of Environment Revitalization of Lanscape (C_3) Special and interdisciplinary fields 1 Winter