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Computer science ENGLISH

0512100015
DIPARTIMENTO DI INFORMATICA
EQF6
COMPUTER SCIENCE
2017/2018

OBBLIGATORIO
YEAR OF COURSE 1
YEAR OF DIDACTIC SYSTEM 2017
PRIMO SEMESTRE
CFUHOURSACTIVITY
648LAB
Objectives
The course aims to develop and improve linguistic and expressive abilities through the analysis and the production of written and oral texts of different kinds. At the end of the course students will be able to interact easily in general communication tasks, to communicate through a written or an oral text on various subjects properly, focus and discuss on subjects about English speaking culture and civilization. The course aims to help students get B1 level (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages) so that students will be able to reflect on theory and practice communication from texts of different kind.
Prerequisites
The course is for the students who have acquired a general knowledge of the English language. Level: A2+ (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages).
Contents
The course focuses on the study of grammatical and syntactical structures in order to improve written and oral language abilities. Several activities, taken from authentic documents (articles and texts from English newspapers), will be used to write simple written texts of different kinds. Audio and video activities will be proposed to approach students to English and English-speaking cultures. Intercultural activities will be proposed to focus on the study of today's tendencies of the English world. The constant confrontation between culture and language will facilitate the understanding of the main differences between their own culture and English speaking cultures culture. Multimedia tools will help students learn interactively both for the results of their language knowledge and for the review of grammar.
Teaching Methods
Active lecture, interactive lessons in labs, collaborative and cooperative tasks with mother tongue CELs and self-learning.

Verification of learning
Modalità di Verifica dell’ApprendimentoAt the end of the course, students (both those who have attended and not attended the course) shall pass an exam testing the level of knowledge of the language acquired during the course (B1 level).


More Information
To reach the goals, students are recommended to follow the course. For further information about the course, CEL's reception time and news, they can consult the CLA webpage or can address to CLA-Infopoint.
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