Title:

Headway Pre-Intermediate 2/2

Code:IH2
Ac.Year:ukončen 2005/2006
Term:Winter
Curriculums:
ProgrammeBranchYearDuty
IT-BC-3BIT2ndCompulsory-Elective - group A
Language:Czech, English
Credits:3
Completion:accreditation+exam (written&verbal)
Type of
instruction:
Hour/semLecturesSem. ExercisesLab. exercisesComp. exercisesOther
Hours:026000
 ExaminationTestsExercisesLaboratoriesOther
Points:0100000
Guarantee:Žouželková Bartošová Marie, Mgr., DFL
Instructor:Žouželková Bartošová Marie, Mgr., DFL
Faculty:Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Communication BUT
Department:Department of Foreign Languages FEEC BUT
 
Learning objectives:
  The course block for lower intermediate students is aimed at learning basic vocabulary and grammar and at developing the four language skills, reading, writing, speaking and listening. The students will learn basic technical terminology.
Description:
  The course block is focused on the basic knowledge of grammar: tenses, time and conditional clauses, infinitive, reported statements, articles, etc. The students´ ability to communicate in everyday situations is developed as well as writing of letters, CV and filling in forms. The students will work with technical texts to get acquainted with basic technical terminology.
Knowledge and skills required for the course:
  Successful passing the course IH2/1 in the summer semester of the previous academic year.
Learning outcomes and competences:
  The students' ability to communicate in everyday situations will be developed. They will master the basic grammatical structures and new vocabulary, both general and technical.
Syllabus of numerical exercises:
 
  1. People and animals, present continuous
  2. Life in cities, multi-word verbs
  3. Lifestyles, present simple
  4. School, have got, numbers and prices
  5. Facts and fiction, past tense, irregular verbs
  6. Stories, interviews, time expressions
  7. Shopping, articles, expressions of quantity
  8. Clothes, food, form, polite requests
  9. Plans and ambitions, verb patterns, future tense
  10. Description of people, adjectives, comparatives and superlatives
  11. Description of places, synonyms
  12. Biography, present perfect, adverbs
  13. Summer (1st semestr of course block study) semester test
  14. Professions, have to, should
  15. Travelling, nouns, make and do
  16. Environment, conditional and time clauses
  17. 21 century, will
  18. The past, used to
  19. The role of women, question forms, question tags
  20. Media, passive
  21. Telephoning, word formation
  22. Relationships, past perfect, indirect statements
  23. Winter (2nd semestr of course block study) semester test
Fundamental literature:
 
  • Soars, J., Soars, L.: Headway pre-Intermediate Student's Book, Oxford University Press
  • Soars, J., Soars, L.: Headway pre-Intermediate Work Book, Oxford University Press
  • UJAZ: Technické pracovní listy (with the Czech Support)
Study literature:
 
  • Soars, J., Soars, L.: Headway pre-Intermediate Student's Book, Oxford University Press
  • Soars, J., Soars, L.: Headway pre-Intermediate Work Book, Oxford University Press
  • UJAZ: Technické pracovní listy (with the Czech Support)
Progress assessment:
  Progress tests.
Exam prerequisites:
  Semester test.