Course Title : Advanced English I
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Credits ECTS
EFL 103-1 A -1 5 0 0 5.00 5
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Description Students will be able to independently perform communicative acts in English that demonstrate a highly developed sense of language awareness and a mastery of argumentation and effective social discourse.
Objectives The course aims to: - To develop verbal and reading skills of students - Improve the use of vocabulary learning strategies in reading - To learn how to write letters, reports and stories - To develop knowledge of lexical items including verbs and their rankings - To develop social interaction skills of students through learning how to start a conversation and give opinions
Course Outline
WeekTopics
1Daily Routines, Free- time activities.
2Job, Appearance, Teenager's problems.
3Natural disasters, Weather.
4Holiday Activities, Experiences, Events.
5Law, Safety.
6Present Simple, Present Continuous.
7Past Simple, Past Continuous.
8Mid-Term Exam
9Space, Technology, Electrical devices, Internet.
10Illnesses, Health, Food & Drink.
11Extreme sports, Injuries, Health problems.
12Social Issues, Education, Animals in danger.
13Art, Cultural events, Books, Theater.
14Mass Media, Musical Instruments.
15Revision of topics
16Final Exam
Prerequisites
Textbook
Other References
Laboratory Work
Computer Usage
Other
Learning Outcomes and Competences
1Students will be able to understand extended speech, lectures and follow complex lines of argument in English.
2Students will be able to read English language articles and texts concerned with contemporary topics in which the writer adopts a particular viewpoint or attitude.
3Students will be able to take an active part in academic discussions in English, presenting clear, detailed descriptions and defending a particular viewpoint by describing the various advantages and disadvantages.
4Students will be able to take notes and write essays and summaries in English.
Course Evaluation Methods
In-term studies Quantity Percentage
Midterms130
Quizzes130
Projects00
Term Projects00
Laboratory00
Attendance00
Contribution of in-term studies to overall grade60
Contribution of final examination to overall grade40
Total100
ECTS (Allocated Based on Student) Workload
Activities Quantity Duration
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Total Workload
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Course Duration (Including the exam week : 16 x Total course hours) 16580
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 14228
Assignments 000
Midterms 155
Final examination 155
Other 000
Total Work Load 118
Total Work Load / 25 (hours) 4.72
ECTS 5

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