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Modulbeschreibung - Englisch 3 Level B1

Nummer
B361
Leitung Catherine Shultis, MAL, +41 61 467 43 29, Y2F0aGVyaW5lLnNodWx0aXNAZmhudy5jaA==
ECTS 0.0
Unterrichtssprache Englisch
Lernziele/Kompetenzen Students will achieve a B2/C1 level (Council of Europe's Common European Framework of Reference for Languages) after 4 semesters of English. This will enable students to fully participate academically or professionally in the field of civil engineering. Students will be introduced to multimedia resources to promote self-study and a lifelong use of the English language.
Lerninhalte The four skills of reading, writing, listening and speaking as well as grammar and vocabulary will be revised and expanded upon.
Reading and writing: students will improve their skills by being exposed to a variety of technical and general English texts. They will produce a portfolio of written texts (reviews, summaries, compositions, etc.). In this semester, students will learn about unity and coherence in writing.
Speaking and listening: students will increase their confidence and fluency in managing spoken discourse in a variety of contexts, while being exposed to native and non-native varieties of English. In this semester, students will present to their peers on a technical subject. In addition, they will be required to critically evaluate a fellow student's presentation.
Grammar and vocabulary:students will learn technical terms related to civil engineering as well as preparing for working life. In this semester, modal verbs and past tenses will be revised.
Erforderliche Vorkenntnisse B2.42 Englisch / Techn. Englisch 2

Bibliographie/Literatur Technical English by Nick Brieger and Alison Pohl
(ISBN 1-902741-76-5)
Plus other materials to be announced on first day of class.
Lehr- und Lernmethoden Classes are organized around student-centered activities (pair and group work), lecturer-centered activities (lecture and presentation) and independent self-study.
Leistungsbewertung a presentation, a portfolio of written assignments and examination
Anschlussmodule/-kurse B4.61 Englisch / Techn. Englisch 4

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