Course: English 1

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Course title English 1
Course code CJP/4032
Organizational form of instruction Lesson
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study 2
Semester Winter and summer
Number of ECTS credits 2
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory-optional
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Course availability The course is available to visiting students
  • Jelínková Jaroslava, Mgr. Ph.D.
Course content
Professional issues and global topics. 1. The field of study, professional career 2. University structure, faculties 3. Structure of an academic year 4. Characterization of a study programme (study, training) 5. Formal text - anotation, abstract, summary 6. Educational system in the Czech republic and countries of a given foreign language 7. Social issues - the unemployment 8. Social issues - social security and health care 9. Social issues - crime 10. Social issues - addictions 11. Social issues - the environment 12. Social issues - discrimination, stereotypes

Learning activities and teaching methods
unspecified, unspecified
  • unspecified - 30 hours per semester
Learning outcomes
The aim of the course is to develop language skills and means (grammar, vocabulary, pronunciation, spelling) in the context of general topics which are connected with students´ professional orientation. Students are able to use the language in common social situations.

language level B1 CEFR

Assessment methods and criteria
Active course participation 70% attendance, Pass a credit (core) test (or three sub-tests)
Recommended literature
  • Kaiserová, Stanislava. Social Issues Handout for English Language Learners. Ústí nad Labem, 2010. ISBN 9788074143939.
  • Murphy, R. English Grammar in Use. Cambridge University Press,. 2006. ISBN 0-521-53289-2.
  • REDMAN, S. English Vocabulary in Use: pre- intermediate & intermediate. Cambridge University Press, 2007. ISBN 0521614651.

Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Category of Branch/Specialization Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty: Faculty of Education Study plan (Version): Social pedagogy (A14) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Recommended year of study:2, Recommended semester: Winter