Course syllabus E15-196Z-B - Language for Specific Purposes I (EN) (FEM - WS 2019/2020)

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Slovak University of Agriculture in Nitra
Faculty of Economics and Management
Course unit code: E15-196Z-B
Course unit title:
Language for Specific Purposes I (EN)
Planned types, learning activities and teaching methods:
2 hours weekly / 26 hours per semester of study (on-site method)

International Business with Agrarian Commodities - bachelor (required), 1. semester
International Business with Agrarian Commodities - bachelor (required), 1. semester
International Business with Agrarian Commodities - bachelor (required), 1. semester
Trade Entrepreneurship - bachelor (required), 1. semester
Trade Entrepreneurship - bachelor (required), 1. semester
Level of study: 1.
Prerequisites for registration: none
Assesment methods :
The exam consists of the following parts: written exam (80%), oral exam (20%). Evaluation: 93-100%=A; 86-92%=B; 79-85%=C; 72-78%=D; 64-71%=E; 0-63%=FX
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
The subject is aimed at the acquisition of terminology and syntax in order to be able to communicate in the particular fields of study.After passing the exam, the student will be able to use technical (specialized) vocabulary in the written and oral communication as well as to read texts connected with his/her field of study.
Course contents:
Communicative competence in business. Improving writing, and reproductive listening and reading skills connected with texts aimed at the Language for Specific Purposes.
Recommended or required reading:
Autentické materiály
Jakabovičová, J. – Horváthová, J. 2012. International Organizations. Nitra : SPU, 2012. s. 80. ISBN 978-80-552-0747-6.
Jakabovičová, J. – Horváthová, J. 2013. European Institutions. Nitra : SPU, 2013. s. 93. ISBN 978-80-552-1082-7.
Kaftan, M. - Horáková, L.: English in Economics. Praha: UK, 2002. ISBN 80-246-0489-6
MacKenzie, I. 2008. English for Business Studies. Second Edition. Cambridge : CUP, 2008. 208 p. ISBN 978-0-521-75285-5
MacKenzie, I. 2010. English for Business Studies. Third Edition. Cambridge : CUP, 2010. 191 s. ISBN 978-0-521-74341-9

Language of instruction:
Evaluation of course unit:
Assessed students in total: 554

100,0 %0 %
Name of lecturer(s):
Mgr. Andrea Holúbeková, PhD. (examiner, instructor, person responsible for course)
PhDr. Jarmila Horváthová, PhD. (examiner, instructor)
PhDr. Johana Jakabovičová, M.A., PhD. (examiner, instructor)
Last modification:
22. 10. 2018
Mgr. Andrea Holúbeková, PhD. and programme supervisor

Last modification made by Iveta Kunová on 10/22/2018.

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