Course: English Language for Cultural Studies 2

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Course title English Language for Cultural Studies 2
Course code KAJ/AKS2
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Lesson
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter and summer
Number of ECTS credits 3
Language of instruction English
Status of course Compulsory-optional
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Raisová Eva, PhDr.
  • Skopečková Eva, PhDr. Ph.D.
  • Kobylak Skyland Václav, Bc.
Course content
Selected authentic texts from the field of culture, literature, philosophy and sociology, etc. Analysis and reading of selected texts.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Seminar classes, Lecture
  • Contact hours - 26 hours per semester
  • Preparation for comprehensive test (10-40) - 38 hours per semester
  • Preparation for formative assessments (2-20) - 14 hours per semester
prerequisite
professional knowledge
No prerequised subjects
learning outcomes
Students analyze and understand English texts for specific purposes. Students work with expert texts and expert terminology and apply it when presenting and creating texts.
teaching methods
Lecture
Seminar classes
assessment methods
Test
Continuous assessment
Recommended literature
  • Hewings, Martin. Advanced grammar in use : a self-study reference and practice book for advanced learners of English : with answers. 1st pub. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 1999. ISBN 0-521-49868-6.
  • Macionis, John J.; Benokraitis, Nijole V. Seeing ourselves : classic, contemporary, and cross-cultural readings in sociology. 7th ed. Upper Saddle River, N.J. : Prentice Hall, 2006. ISBN 0-13-220491-6.
  • Murphy, Raymond. English grammar in use : a self-study reference and practice book for intermediate students of English : with answers. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2004. ISBN 0-521-53762-2.
  • Swan, Michael; Walter, Catherine. How english works : a grammar practice book. 1st ed., 4th impression. Oxford : Oxford University Press, 1998. ISBN 0-19-431456-1.
  • Whittaker, Paul; Whittaker, Jarmila. English for Europe. 1st ed. Olomouc : inStep, 2002. ISBN 80-238-9259-2.


Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Philosophy and Arts European Cultural Studies (10-3) Philosophy, theology 1 Summer
Faculty of Philosophy and Arts European Cultural Studies (16-2) Philosophy, theology 1 Summer
Faculty of Philosophy and Arts European Cultural Studies (17-1) Philosophy, theology 1 Summer
Faculty of Philosophy and Arts European Cultural Studies (17-1) Philosophy, theology 1 Summer
Faculty of Philosophy and Arts European Cultural Studies (16-2) Philosophy, theology 1 Summer
Faculty of Philosophy and Arts European Cultural Studies (10-3) Philosophy, theology 1 Summer