Course: Lexikal Practige

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Course title Lexikal Practige
Course code KAN/ALC
Organizational form of instruction Tutorial
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 2
Language of instruction Czech, 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
Course availability The course is available to visiting students
Lecturer(s)
  • Stašková Naděžda, PhDr. Ph.D.
  • Vice William Bradley, Ph.D.
Course content
The subject is a complement to the obligatory subject of Lexicology and it provides further opportunity to practice the lexical phenomena covered so far (paronyms, homonyms, synonyms, antonyms, polysemy, derivation, conversion, blending, collocations, neologisms, phrasal verbs) in exercises and authentic texts on various topics (human body, types of personalities, sense perception, etc). It develops and deepens the knowledge, extent and ability of the correct use of vocabulary and ability to apply the knowledge of lexical semantics, lexical morphology, phraseology and lexicography in practice.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Discussion, Students' portfolio, Skills demonstration, Task-based study method, Individual study, Students' self-study, Self-study of literature, Textual studies, Practicum
  • Preparation for comprehensive test (10-40) - 25 hours per semester
  • Contact hours - 22 hours per semester
  • Presentation preparation (report in a foreign language) (10-15) - 10 hours per semester
prerequisite
professional knowledge
understand the basic phenomena and relations in English phonetics and phonology, morphology, syntax and lexicology
professional skills
use English on the upper-intermediate level
use technical terminology in the area of English phonetics and phonology, morphology, syntax and lexicology
learning outcomes
professional knowledge
- semantic relations in English vocabulary
- enriched personal English vocabulary
- word-formation processes in English
- a number of English neologisms
professional skills
- use the newly acquired vocabulary in practical communication
- identify, explain and apply in practice the semantic relations of lexical units in the structure of English lexicon
- identify individual methods and procedures of English word-formation and apply this ability in lexical analysis of a text
- form derived words by means of these methods and procedures
teaching methods
professional knowledge
Practicum
Task-based study method
Textual studies
Skills demonstration
Students' self-study
Self-study of literature
Individual study
Students' portfolio
Discussion
professional skills
Practicum
Task-based study method
Textual studies
Skills demonstration
Students' self-study
Individual study
Students' portfolio
Discussion
assessment methods
professional knowledge
Test
Skills demonstration during practicum
Individual presentation at a seminar
Continuous assessment
Self-evaluation
Recommended literature
  • Driscoll L. Vocabulary in Practice 5,6.. Cambridge, CUP, 2005.
  • McCarthy, M. English Vocabulary in Use. Cambridge, 2002.
  • Peprník, J. English lexicology. 2. vyd, dotisk. Olomouc : Univerzita Palackého v Olomouci, 2003. ISBN 80-244-0265-3.
  • Seidl J. Exercises on Idioms,. Oxford, OUP, 1989.
  • Seidl, Jennifer. English idioms : exercises on idioms. 2nd ed., 2nd ed. Idioms in practice. Oxford : Oxford University Press, 1991. ISBN 0-19-432772-8.
  • Thomas, B. J. Advanced vocabulary and idiom. 2nd ed., 1st ed. by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd. Edinburgh : Nelson, 1991. ISBN 0-17-556026-9.


Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Education Visual Culture in Education (13) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Information Technologies in Education (16) Informatics courses 2 Summer
Faculty of Education German Language in Education (14) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Russian Language in Education (14) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education - (16) History courses 2 Summer
Faculty of Education English Language in Education (14) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Geography in Education (13) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Czech Language in Education (13) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education - (15) History courses 2 Summer
Faculty of Education German Language in Education (15) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Czech Language in Education (17) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Chemistry in Education (17) Chemistry courses 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Czech Language in Education (1) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Music in Education (16) Art and applied art 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Music in Education (17) Art and applied art 2 Summer
Faculty of Education English Language in Education (16) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education - (13) History courses 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Music in Education (14) Art and applied art 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Czech Language in Education (16) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Physics in Education (17) Physics courses 2 Summer
Faculty of Education English Language in Education (15) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education English Language in Education (14) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Russian Language in Education (13) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Visual Culture in Education (15) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Psychology in Education (14) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education History in Education (14) History courses 2 Summer
Faculty of Education German Language in Education (16) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Psychology in Education (16) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Russian Language in Education (16) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Visual Culture in Education (17) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education German Language in Education (13) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Psychology in Education (13) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Russian Language in Education (1) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education - (14) History courses 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Russian Language in Education (15) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Music in Education (15) Art and applied art 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Visual Culture in Education (16) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Information Technologies in Education (17) Informatics courses 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Russian Language in Education (17) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Visual Culture in Education (1) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Psychology in Education (1) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Information Technologies in Education (14) Informatics courses 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Visual Culture in Education (14) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Czech Language in Education (15) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Czech Language in Education (14) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Psychology in Education (15) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education History in Education (16) History courses 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Geography in Education (17) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education - (17) History courses 2 Summer
Faculty of Education German Language in Education (17) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education English Language in Education (16) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education English Language in Education (13) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Geography in Education (1) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education - (1) History courses 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Physical Education in Education (17) Physical education and sport 2 Summer
Faculty of Education English Language in Education (1) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education English Language in Education (17) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer