Course Title : English I
Code Course
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Regular
Semester
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Credits ECTS
EFL 101-1 A -1 5 0 0 5.00 5
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Description During this semester the focus will be on students learning the basics of English. How to write, read and communicate English. This will be achieved between the various topics of the book and other additional activities.
Objectives At the end of the semester students should be able to speak, write and read English. Their level should be significantly improved between the rich vocabulary and essays they have to write as well as the discussions and social interaction in this subject.
Course Outline
WeekTopics
1Course Requirements - Introduction to course; Vocabulary and speaking of getting to know each other;
2Talking about health and illness; Reading about measuring health and happiness; Review and practice of present simple and adverbs of frequency;
3At the doctors’; Vocabulary of medical problems; Writing online advice;
4Quiz: Listening about the solar system; Review of Present Continuous
5Reading and speaking about popular sports; Review of -ing form and modal verbs;
6Vocabulary of outdoor activities; Talking about interests; Writing an advert.
7Quiz on reading; Review of past simple;
8Midterm Exam
9Reading of daily travelling and commuting; Vocabulary of transport; Review of past continuous
10Adventurers’ stories; Speaking about the past; Writing a story;
11Quiz on writing; Stages in life; Reading and Vocabulary of celebrations;
12The environment; Reading about e-rubbish and company websites;
13Writing emails; Discussing formal language.
14Quiz: Speaking Skills: Debates; Review of comparatives and superlatives;
15Future forms; Writing a description;
16Final Exam
Prerequisites
Textbook
Other References
Laboratory Work
Computer Usage
Other
Learning Outcomes and Competences
1Students will understand and use everyday expressions and basic vocabulary.
2Students will communicate in simple dialogues, introduce themselves, ask questions and provide answers.
3Discussion will be simple and feasilbe.
Course Evaluation Methods
In-term studies Quantity Percentage
Midterms120
Quizzes440
Projects00
Term Projects00
Laboratory00
Attendance110
Contribution of in-term studies to overall grade70
Contribution of final examination to overall grade30
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) 14114
Assignments 000
Midterms 155
Final examination 166
Other 4416
Total Work Load 121
Total Work Load / 25 (hours) 4.84
ECTS 5

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