Efficient Reading of English Professional Texts
AEC Acad. year 2008/2009 Summer semester 3 credits
Language of instruction
Generic learning outcomes and competences
- New Headway Intermediate 2 (BAN4)
Prerequisite kwnowledge and skills
- E. H. Glendinning: Oxford English for Information Technology, O.U.P.
- E. H. Glendinning: Study Reading, O.U.P.
- Daily Press and Internet Sources.
- BBC English Magazine.
Syllabus of numerical exercises
- 1) Introduction, needs analysis questionnaire, course programme.
- 2) Evaluation of the questionnaire, reading techniques.
- 3) to 12) Scanning, skimming, intensive reading, vocabulary work, technical texts related to IT, communications, environment, safety, electrical engineering, British press, reading for study and research, etc. with a test in the 7th week.
- 13) Revision.