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General information:
Name:
English B2 course - compulsory course of 150 hours for students of MECHATRONICS with ENGLISH as the instruction language at the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Robotics - semester 2/4
Course of study:
2013/2014
Code:
RMS-1-412-s
Faculty of:
Mechanical Engineering and Robotics
Study level:
First-cycle studies
Specialty:
-
Field of study:
Mechatronics with English as instruction languagege
Semester:
4
Profile of education:
Academic (A)
Lecture language:
English
Form and type of study:
Full-time studies
Responsible teacher:
dr Bluszcz Lucjan (sjokrk@agh.edu.pl)
Academic teachers:
Module summary

Description of learning outcomes for module
MLO code Student after module completion has the knowledge/ knows how to/is able to Connections with FLO Method of learning outcomes verification (form of completion)
Skills
M_U001 Has sufficient general knowledge and knows grammatical structures , phraseology and vocabulary necessary to understand general interest texts, contemporary socio-economic texts, academic texts and special interest text related to their field of study also allowing interaction with a degree of fluency and spontaneity for academic and professional purposes. Knows about the phenomena and processes in the contemporary world and work environment. MS1A_K07, MS1A_U02, MS1A_K03, MS1A_U05 Activity during classes,
Test,
Participation in a discussion,
Execution of exercises
M_U002 Can write a clear , detailed informative and argumentative text related to their field of study. Can write letters and other types of correspondence typical of work environment. MS1A_K07, MS1A_U01, MS1A_U02, MS1A_U03 Execution of exercises,
Essays written during classes
M_U003 Can express themselves clearly stating their opinions concerning general, academic and work relates issues. Can prepare an oral presentation on academic and professional topics. Can take an active part in a discussion with a degree of fluency and spontaneity, also in the professional environment . MS1A_K07, MS1A_U01, MS1A_U02, MS1A_U04 Activity during classes,
Presentation,
Participation in a discussion
M_U004 Can understand specialized articles and longer technical instructions when they relate to their field of study. Can interpret data and information received. MS1A_U01, MS1A_U05 Activity during classes,
Test,
Participation in a discussion,
Execution of exercises,
Test results
FLO matrix in relation to forms of classes
MLO code Student after module completion has the knowledge/ knows how to/is able to Form of classes
Lecture
Audit. classes
Lab. classes
Project classes
Conv. seminar
Seminar classes
Pract. classes
Others
Zaj. terenowe
Zaj. warsztatowe
E-learning
Skills
M_U001 Has sufficient general knowledge and knows grammatical structures , phraseology and vocabulary necessary to understand general interest texts, contemporary socio-economic texts, academic texts and special interest text related to their field of study also allowing interaction with a degree of fluency and spontaneity for academic and professional purposes. Knows about the phenomena and processes in the contemporary world and work environment. - + - - - - - - - - -
M_U002 Can write a clear , detailed informative and argumentative text related to their field of study. Can write letters and other types of correspondence typical of work environment. - + - - - - - - - - -
M_U003 Can express themselves clearly stating their opinions concerning general, academic and work relates issues. Can prepare an oral presentation on academic and professional topics. Can take an active part in a discussion with a degree of fluency and spontaneity, also in the professional environment . - + - - - - - - - - -
M_U004 Can understand specialized articles and longer technical instructions when they relate to their field of study. Can interpret data and information received. - + - - - - - - - - -
Module content
Auditorium classes:
English B2 course – compulsory course of 150 hours for students of MECHATRONICS with ENGLISH as the instruction language – semester 2/4

Grammar :
• Present Simple Tense
• Present Continuous Tense
• Past Simple Tense
• Past Continuous Tense
• Present Perfect Tense
• Present Perfect Continuous Tense
• Future Simple Tense
• Past Perfect tense
• Be going to
• Countable and uncountable nouns
• Adjectives and adverbs
• Gerunds and infinitives
• Modal verbs
• Conditional sentences type I, II, III
• Time clauses
• Relative clauses
• Conjunctions
• Passive Voice
• Word Formation
Vocabulary and topics :
• Studies : my faculty and field of studies
• Professional plans and job hunting
• Qualifications and features of character
• Technological progress and innovation
• Cutting-edge technologies
• Company structure
• Regulations and instructions
• Professional development in company
• Job description
• Finances
• Describing graphic information
• Phenomena and trends in the contemporary world
• Multicultural society
• Ethics at university and at work
Language Functions
• Introductions and other polite expressions
• Receiving guests at university and in company
• Small talk
• Talking about your company
• Making appointments
• Telephoning
• Expressing opinions and suggestions
• Giving advice
• Invitations
• Offering and accepting help
• Asking for information
• Taking part in an academic and professional discussion
• Presentations
• Negotiations
• Describing parameters

Other Skills
• Writing e-mails
• Writing letters
• Writing descriptive texts
• Writing argumentative texts

Student workload (ECTS credits balance)
Student activity form Student workload
Summary student workload 45 h
Module ECTS credits 0 ECTS
Participation in study tours 45 h
Additional information
Method of calculating the final grade:

Average of the exam grade and end-of-the semester grades obtained in semesters I- IV.

Prerequisites and additional requirements:

English Language Requirements : minimum A-2 level

Recommended literature and teaching resources:

English Grammar in Use , R.Murphy , CUP
Business Vocabulary in Use , B.Mascull, CUP
Cambridge English for Engineering, Mark Ibbotson, CUP

Scientific publications of module course instructors related to the topic of the module:

Additional scientific publications not specified

Additional information:

Only the students who have attended the course and fulfilled the course requirements are eligible to take the final exam