Course: English in Engineering & Management 1

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Course title English in Engineering & Management 1
Course code KAJ/APIM1
Organizational form of instruction Seminar
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 2
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)
  • Mišterová Ivona, PhDr. Ph.D.
  • Kumar Alok, M.A.
Course content
The topics selected are taken from the sphere of management, marketing, the EU etc.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Collaborative instruction, Discussion, Students' portfolio
  • Contact hours - 26 hours per semester
  • Preparation for comprehensive test (10-40) - 10 hours per semester
  • Undergraduate study programme term essay (20-40) - 16 hours per semester
prerequisite
professional knowledge
Students should be at least at the intermediate level of English. The course is by no means intended for beginners.
learning outcomes
Students should be able to grasp texts at the intermediate level of difficulty. They should also be capable of holding a discussion on a given topic, considering the fact that a great deal of teaching is carried out this way.
teaching methods
Collaborative instruction
Students' portfolio
Discussion
assessment methods
Test
Seminar work
Recommended literature
  • On-line katalogy knihoven.
  • Eastwood, John. Oxford practice grammar : with answers. Oxford : Oxford university press, 1999. ISBN 0-19-431369-7.
  • Hollett, V. and Sydes, J. Tech Talk: Intermediate Studen´ts Book. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013. ISBN 978-0-19-457455-6.
  • Hollett, V. and Sydes, J. Tech Talk: Intermediate Workbook. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013. ISBN 978-0-19-457542-3.
  • Kuklíková, Hana. English for industrial engineering and management = Angličtina pro průmyslové inženýrství a management. 1. 2. přeprac. vyd. Plzeň : Západočeská univerzita, 2002. ISBN 80-7082-914-1.
  • 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.
  • Thorne, Kaye. Blended learning : how to integrate online & traditional learning. London : Kogan Page, 2003. ISBN 0-7494-3901-7.


Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering - (1) Mechanical engineering and mechanical production 1 Winter
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering Industrial Engineering and Management (1) Mechanical engineering and mechanical production 1 Winter
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering Industrial Engineering and Management (2004) Mechanical engineering and mechanical production 1 Winter
Faculty of Applied Sciences Mathematics and Management (2011) Mathematics courses 3 Winter