Course: English Documentary Series 1

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Course title English Documentary Series 1
Course code EKO/ADF1
Organizational form of instruction Seminar
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 2
Language of instruction English
Status of course Compulsory-optional, Optional
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Tuf Ivan Hadrián, RNDr. Mgr. Ph.D.
  • Dvorská Alena, Mgr.
Course content
We will project documentary series from production of BBC (e.g. Life of Mammals, Life of Birds, Life in the Undergrowth, Intimate Life of Plants). Episodes will project in original language with English subtitles.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Dialogic Lecture (Discussion, Dialog, Brainstorming), Observation, Projection (static, dynamic)
Learning outcomes
The course aims at presenting actual information and procedures from the branch. Major approaches, conceptual and theoretical topics are listed in syllabus.
- to obtain knowledge from biology and ecology - to understand to spoken English - to understand to written English - to obtain vocational language - to be able to speak on vocational/popular topic
Prerequisites
unspecified

Assessment methods and criteria
Analysis of linguistic, Dialog

1) 75% presence on lessons and activity in discussions after projections, 2) short oral report (in English, 3-5 minutes) about favorite episode, 3) English-Czech dictionary for selected episode.
Recommended literature


Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Science Biology and Ecology (2015) Biology courses - Winter
Faculty of Science Hydrobiology (2015) Biology courses - Winter
Faculty of Science Ecology and Environmental Protection (1) Ecology and environmental protection - Winter
Faculty of Science Landscape Protection and Planning (2015) Ecology and environmental protection - Winter
Faculty of Science Ecology and Environmental Protection (1) Ecology and environmental protection - Winter