Course: English B4

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Course title English B4
Course code UJP/AB4
Organizational form of instruction Tutorial
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 2
Language of instruction English
Status of course Compulsory-optional, Optional
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Kokošková Vendula, Mgr.
  • Kadlčíková Ilona, Mgr.
  • Heinlová Svatava, Mgr. Ph.D.
Course content
Week 1: Course information. Present Continuous for future arrangements. Week 2: Holiday vocabulary. Quantifiers. Possessive pronouns. Expressions with go. Week 3: In a hotel. Complaints and requests. Present perfect with for and since. Week 4: Visiting people. Should, Shouldn´t, Must. Infinitive of purpose. Verb patterns. Week 5: What?.like? Adjectives to describe places. Everyday problems. First conditional and time clauses. Week 6: Adjectives to describe feelings. Too much, too many, (not) enough. Phrasal verbs. Week 7: Invitation and making arrangements. Midterm test. Week 8: The passive voice. Anything, something, everywhere. Used to. Week 9: Use of articles. In a shop. Shopping vocabulary. Week 10: Verb-noun collocations. Present Perfect for giving news. Week 11: Crime vocabulary. Relative clauses with who, which, that and where. Week 12: Revision, Evaluation. Week 13: Credit test. AA e-learning program available to AB4 students. Access possible via moodle.zcu.cz.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Collaborative instruction, Discussion, Instruction based on dialogue, Multimedia supported teaching, Seminar classes, Individual study
  • Preparation for formative assessments (2-20) - 10 hours per semester
  • Contact hours - 26 hours per semester
  • Preparation for comprehensive test (10-40) - 16 hours per semester
prerequisite
professional knowledge
Students can: - understand the main points of short, clear and simple messages and conversations of native speakers on familiar topics - understand information in common materials such as brochures and letters - skim short texts to find particular information - understand clearly structured narratives on familiar topics - communicate within tasks dealing with familiar topics (i.e. start and finish conversations, apologize and give reasons, express opinion and ask about opinion, ask for something, etc.) - write a short personal letter and his/her CV
learning outcomes
Students can: - understand the main points of listening recordings on familiar topics - skim short texts to find relevant facts and information, e.g. in short newspaper articles - understand simple messages, events descriptions, plot of a clearly structured story, guess the meaning of unknown words from context - give or seek personal views, opinions and feelings, give simple descriptions, express hopes and explain and give reasons for his/her plans and intensions - deal with most situations likely to arise when travelling (dealing with hotel problems, shopping abroad) and express and respond to feelings such as surprise, happiness, sadness, interest and indifference - write simple and fluent texts and express personal views and opinions in them
teaching methods
Multimedia supported teaching
Collaborative instruction
Individual study
Instruction based on dialogue
Discussion
Seminar classes
assessment methods
Test
Skills demonstration during seminar
Recommended literature
  • CLANDFIELD, L., BENNE, R. R. Global: Intermediate coursebook. Oxford, 2011. ISBN 978-0-230-03300-9.
  • CLANDFIELD, L., BENNE, R. R. Global: Intermediate workbook. Oxford, 2011. ISBN 978-0-230-42936-9.
  • Holubová Radmila, Strnadová Lucie. on-line e-learning course AA (A4).


Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Education Chemistry in Education (14) Chemistry courses - Summer
Faculty of Education Studies in Mathematics (13) Mathematics courses - Summer
Faculty of Education Studies in Mathematics (1) Mathematics courses - Summer
Faculty of Education English Language in Education (16) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Summer
Faculty of Education Studies in Mathematics (17) Mathematics courses - Summer
Faculty of Education Biology in Education (17) Biology courses - Summer
Faculty of Education Teacher Training for Pre-school Teachers (12) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Summer
Faculty of Education Physics in Education (15) Physics courses - Summer
Faculty of Education Information Technologies in Education (15) Informatics courses - Summer
Faculty of Education - (15) History courses - Summer
Faculty of Education Visual Culture in Education (15) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Summer
Faculty of Education Studies in Mathematics (14) Mathematics courses - Summer
Faculty of Education Health Education (14) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Summer
Faculty of Education Psychology in Education (13) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Summer
Faculty of Education - (1) History courses - Summer
Faculty of Education Russian Language in Education (1) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Summer
Faculty of Education Teacher Training for Pre-school Teachers (15) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Summer
Faculty of Education Czech Language in Education (17) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Summer
Faculty of Education Information Technologies in Education (17) Informatics courses - Summer
Faculty of Education English Language in Education (17) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Summer
Faculty of Education Teacher Training for Pre-school Teachers (13) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Summer
Faculty of Education Teacher Training for Pre-school Teachers (16) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Summer
Faculty of Education Czech Language in Education (15) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Summer
Faculty of Education Psychology in Education (15) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Summer
Faculty of Education German Language in Education (14) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Summer
Faculty of Education English Language in Education (14) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Summer
Faculty of Education Information Technologies in Education (13) Informatics courses - Summer
Faculty of Education - (13) History courses - Summer
Faculty of Education Russian Language in Education (13) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Summer
Faculty of Education Geography in Education (1) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Summer
Faculty of Education Psychology in Education (1) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Summer
Faculty of Education Music in Education (17) Art and applied art - Summer
Faculty of Education Physical Education in Education (17) Physical education and sport - Summer
Faculty of Education Studies in Mathematics (15) Mathematics courses - Summer
Faculty of Education Physical Education in Education (15) Physical education and sport - Summer
Faculty of Education English Language in Education (15) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Summer
Faculty of Education Czech Language in Education (14) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Summer
Faculty of Education Physics in Education (13) Physics courses - Summer
Faculty of Education Health Education (13) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Summer
Faculty of Education German Language in Education (13) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Summer
Faculty of Education Biology in Education (16) Biology courses - Summer
Faculty of Education Physics in Education (16) Physics courses - Summer
Faculty of Education Health Education (16) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Summer
Faculty of Education Psychology in Education (16) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Summer
Faculty of Education Information Technologies in Education (17) Informatics courses - Summer
Faculty of Education Visual Culture in Education (17) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Summer
Faculty of Education Teacher Training for Pre-school Teachers (14) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Summer
Faculty of Education German Language in Education (15) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Summer
Faculty of Education Physics in Education (14) Physics courses - Summer
Faculty of Education English Language in Education (14) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Summer
Faculty of Education History in Education (14) History courses - Summer
Faculty of Education English Language in Education (13) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Summer
Faculty of Education Czech Language in Education (13) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Summer
Faculty of Education Practical Training Teaching (13) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Summer
Faculty of Education Visual Culture in Education (1) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Summer
Faculty of Education Czech Language in Education (1) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Summer
Faculty of Education Geography in Education (16) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Summer
Faculty of Education Information Technologies in Education (16) Informatics courses - Summer
Faculty of Education Visual Culture in Education (16) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Summer
Faculty of Education Propagation of Music (1) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 1 Summer
Faculty of Education Physics in Education (17) Physics courses - Summer
Faculty of Education Russian Language in Education (17) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Summer
Faculty of Education Chemistry in Education (15) Chemistry courses - Summer
Faculty of Education Health Education (15) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Summer
Faculty of Education Russian Language in Education (15) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Summer
Faculty of Education Music in Education (15) Art and applied art - Summer
Faculty of Education Information Technologies in Education (14) Informatics courses - Summer
Faculty of Education Information Technologies in Education (14) Informatics courses - Summer
Faculty of Education Russian Language in Education (14) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Summer
Faculty of Education Physical Education in Education (1) Physical education and sport - Summer
Faculty of Education Studies in Mathematics (16) Mathematics courses - Summer
Faculty of Education Information Technologies in Education (16) Informatics courses - Summer
Faculty of Education - (16) History courses - Summer
Faculty of Education Russian Language in Education (16) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Summer
Faculty of Education - (17) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Summer
Faculty of Education History in Education (17) History courses - Summer
Faculty of Education Biology in Education (15) Biology courses - Summer
Faculty of Education Visual Culture in Education (14) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Summer
Faculty of Education Music in Education (14) Art and applied art - Summer
Faculty of Education Physical Education in Education (13) Physical education and sport - Summer
Faculty of Education Visual Culture in Education (13) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Summer
Faculty of Education Health Education (1) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Summer
Faculty of Education English Language in Education (1) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Summer
Faculty of Education - (16) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Summer
Faculty of Education Physical Education in Education (16) Physical education and sport - Summer
Faculty of Education Czech Language in Education (16) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Summer
Faculty of Education German Language in Education (16) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Summer
Faculty of Education Music in Education (16) Art and applied art - Summer
Faculty of Education Teacher Training for Pre-school Teachers (17) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Summer
Faculty of Education - (17) History courses - Summer
Faculty of Education German Language in Education (17) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Summer
Faculty of Education Geography in Education (15) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Summer
Faculty of Education Biology in Education (14) Biology courses - Summer
Faculty of Education Geography in Education (14) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Summer
Faculty of Education Physical Education in Education (14) Physical education and sport - Summer
Faculty of Education - (14) History courses - Summer
Faculty of Education Psychology in Education (14) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Summer
Faculty of Education Chemistry in Education (13) Chemistry courses - Summer
Faculty of Education Biology in Education (13) Biology courses - Summer
Faculty of Education Information Technologies in Education (13) Informatics courses - Summer
Faculty of Education Geography in Education (13) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Summer
Faculty of Education Chemistry in Education (16) Chemistry courses - Summer
Faculty of Education History in Education (16) History courses - Summer
Faculty of Education English Language in Education (16) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Summer
Faculty of Education Chemistry in Education (17) Chemistry courses - Summer
Faculty of Education Geography in Education (17) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Summer