Course: English for Artists 4

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Course title English for Artists 4
Course code UJP/AU4
Organizational form of instruction Lesson
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 4
Language of instruction English
Status of course Compulsory, Compulsory-optional
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Kraftová Petra, Mgr. Ing.
  • Irons Richard, B. A.
  • Maurová Hana, PhDr.
  • Benešová Barbora, Mgr. Ph.D.
  • Holubová Radmila, Mgr.
  • Ramadanová Jitka, Mgr. Ph.D.
  • Rychtařík Stanislav, Mgr.
Course content
teacher 1 / teacher 2 1. Question forms. Weekend activities. / Evaluating an exhibition. 2. Positive and negative verb forms - present simple, present continuous, past simple, present perfect simple. / Amazing artists, architects, designers. 3. Adjectives to describe feelings, prepositions with adjectives. Question tags. / Product design. 4. Modal verbs. Work collocations. / Graphic design - logos. 5. Present continuous x Present simple Food. In the kitchen. / Fashion design - trends. 6. Showing concern, giving and responding to advice. What's the matter. / Studying abroad. 7. Present perfect simple. Travelling. / Ceramic design. 8. Present perfect simple x present perfect continuous, phrases with "travel, get, go on". Recommendations. Guidebooks. Trips. / Word formation, suffixes for nouns and adjectives. Holidays. 9. Past simple x Past continuous. Music. / Jewellery. 10. Past perfect. Adventurers. / Sculpture. 11. Softening opinions and making generalisations. Sport. / Revision. 12. Guessing meaning from context. / Credit testing. 13. Revision. / Credit testing.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Multimedia supported teaching, Students' portfolio, Skills demonstration, Seminar
  • Contact hours - 52 hours per semester
  • Presentation preparation (report in a foreign language) (10-15) - 10 hours per semester
  • Preparation for comprehensive test (10-40) - 30 hours per semester
  • Preparation for formative assessments (2-20) - 20 hours per semester
prerequisite
professional knowledge
The prerequisite is language competence at B1 level according to the Common European Framework for Languages. Interest in topics related to art is another prerequisite.
learning outcomes
Students can: communicate about common topics with relative confidence and without mistakes causing misunderstanding compare and speak about advantages and disadvantages speak about likes, dislikes, preferences and express their personal and artistic opinions understand authentic texts concerning art history and various artistic movements present their own work
teaching methods
Seminar
Multimedia supported teaching
Skills demonstration
Students' portfolio
assessment methods
Test
Skills demonstration during seminar
Individual presentation at a seminar
Recommended literature
  • Dolejš, J., Benešová, B. English for Artists 4.
  • Tims, Nicholas; Redston, Chris; Cunningham, Gillie. Face2face : intermediate : workbook. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2006. ISBN 0-521-67684-3.
  • Tims, Nicholas; Redston,Chris; Cunningham, Gillie. Face2face: intermediate: student´s book.


Study plans that include the course
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