English Language 1b/I for EkF (pre-intermediate)

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Course Unit Code712-2101/01
Number of ECTS Credits Allocated2 ECTS credits
Type of Course Unit *Choice-compulsory
Level of Course Unit *First Cycle
Year of Study *First Year
Semester when the Course Unit is deliveredWinter Semester
Mode of DeliveryFace-to-face
Language of InstructionCzech
Prerequisites and Co-Requisites There are no prerequisites or co-requisites for this course unit
Name of Lecturer(s)Personal IDName
FOR40PhDr. Ivona Formánková
LAN20Mark Landry
SLA14Mgr. Karolina Slamová, Ph.D.
CHU01Mgr. Gabriela Chudašová
WLO74Mgr. Andrea Wlochová, Ph.D.
JUR21Mgr. Radka Juříčková, Ph.D.
VYH19Mgr. Martina Rochlová
PEL12Mgr. Barbara Kratochvílová
VAS0004Mgr. Ivana Vašková, MBA
ZUB0006Mgr. Pavla Zubková
SMU0007Mgr. Kateřina Smutná
TRA0015Mgr. Zuzana Trawinská
STI0049Mgr. Barbora Štivarová
KAR0143PhDr. Janusz Karpeta
KIT0021Mgr. Gabriela Kitová
SPU0044Mgr. Kateřina Spurná
SAN0108Mgr. Marie Sandersová, Ph.D.
ZAR0050Vladimír Žárik
Summary
The Business Pre-Intermediate A2 - B1:

A student will learn how to use small talk, distinguish between formal and informal email correspondence, how to answer the phone, handle with complaints, learn the basis of presentations.
Learning Outcomes of the Course Unit
The Business Pre-Intermediate A2-B1:

The aim is to acquire communication skill in business English with the output level A2-B1 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.


Course Contents
The Business Pre-Intermediate: Units 1 - 3

1 Working and living abroad
2 Present simple and prepositions of time
3 Making small talk
4 Dealing with customers
5 Telephoning and customer care
6 Countable and uncountable nouns, requests and offers
7 Telephoning - handling complaints
8 Formal and Informal emails
9 Trends and planning
10 Present continuous, adverbs, present simple passive
11 The basis of presentations
12 Instructions and procedures
13 Prepositions
14 Credit test

Recommended or Required Reading
Required Reading:
ALLISON, J., EMMERSON, P. The Business 2.0, B1 Pre-Intermediate Student’s Book. Oxford: Macmillan Education 2014. ISBN 978-0-230-43780-7.

ALLISON, J., EMMERSON, P. The Business 2.0, B1 Pre-Intermediate Student’s Book. Oxford: Macmillan Education 2014. ISBN 978-0-230-43780-7.

Recommended Reading:
MASCULL, B. Business Vocabulary in Use. UK. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press 2002. ISBN 978-0-521-77529-8.

MURPHY, R., SMALZER, W. R. Cambridge English Grammar In Use Intermediate Incl Answers 2nd Edit
ion. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press 2000. ISBN 10 0521625971.

Business Spotlight Economia, a.s. www.business-spotlight.cz ISSN 1214-8377.
MASCULL, B. Business Vocabulary in Use. UK. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press 2002. ISBN 978-0-521-77529-8.

MURPHY, R., SMALZER, W. R. Cambridge English Grammar In Use Intermediate Incl Answers 2nd Edition. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press 2000. ISBN 10 0521625971.

Business Spotlight Economia, a.s. www.business-spotlight.cz ISSN 1214-8377.



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Assesment methods and criteria
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Exercises evaluationCredit10 5