English language

ECTS points:
1

Program:
preddiplomski

Course number:
74367; 74369; 74371

Course Description

COURSE CONTENT

  • Technical/occupational/vocational English vs General English – lectures and examples
  • Most frequent grammar mistakes made in writing a vocatioal /occupational text in English – lectures and example splus exercises
  • Foreign plurals (of Latin and Greek origin) in occupational and scientific English) lecture and examples plus  exercises
  • Key words and key sentences in occupational/scientific texts – lectures plus exercises
  • Translation exercises in short occupational texts – from English into Croatian – group and/or individual exercises
  • Translation exercises  in short occupational texts from Croatian into English – group or individual exercises
  • Understanding short vocational  films (10 - 15 min utes long) in English
  • Talking about the film content in English
  • Asking questions about the vocational film in English
  • Answering correctly, as far as content and grammar are concerned, to questions about the occupational film in English
  • Writing a short summary on the occupational film in English
  • Translation exercises in short occupational texts – from English into Croatian – group and/or individual exercises
  • Translation exercises  in short occupational texts from Croatian into English – group or individual exercises
  • Understanding short vocational  films (10 - 15 min utes long) in English
  • Talking about the film content in English
  • Asking questions about the vocational film in English
  • Answering correctly, as far as content and grammar are concerned, to questions about the occupational film in English
  • Writing a short summary on the occupational film in English
  • Revision

LEARNING OUTCOMES

  • acquire English vocational vocabulary in a specific field of the study
  • translate a short technical text from English to Croatian  within the fields covered by the study
  • asking and answering the question in English about the occupational  text  written in English within the field of study
  • translate a short technical text from Croatian to English  within the fields covered by the study
  • write a short summary in English
  • talk about a short occupational film offered in original English within the field of study
  • discuss about the film in English
  • write a short summary about the short occupational film in English