|History of English
|Organizational form of instruction
|Lecture + Seminary
|Level of course
|Year of study
|Number of ECTS credits
|Language of instruction
|Status of course
|Form of instruction
|This is not an internship
|Recommended optional programme components
|The course is available to visiting students
The subject deals with all periods of historical development of the English language.
|Learning activities and teaching methods
The student is offered an in-look into the history of language and learns to understand the historical changes in spoken as well as written language. The student is shown the differences in dialects and originating languages and is asked to understand historical language changes.
The student uses their critical thinking while analyzing text and is able to understand linguistic changes in the English language - phonetics, lexicology and other fields of the language.
There are no prerequisits for this subject.
|Assessment methods and criteria
An active approach in class, a test and an exam.
|Study plans that include the course
|Study plan (Version)
|Category of Branch/Specialization
|Recommended year of study
|Faculty: Faculty of Education
|Study plan (Version): Teaching English Language and Literature for Primary Schools (A14)
|Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care
|Recommended year of study:1, Recommended semester: Summer