OJZ 130 - Bachelor’s English 3


Course description:

Code: OJZ 130

Title: Bachelor’s English 3 (Bakalářská angličtina 3)

Abbreviation: BA3

Length: one semester           

Level (CEFR): B1 – B1+

Credits: 2

Target participants: Students who have successfully passed courses BA1 – BA2 or students who need to further extend and consolidate their knowledge and skills so that they can reach level B2 in the summer term. It is not a bachelor’s exam preparatory course. However, the structures and skills practiced may help students pass the exam successfully.

Entry requirement/level of the course (CEFR): B1
Participants need to have completed BA2 courses successfully; new students receive recommendation based on their placement test. If not sure, please, assess your level using a placement test or the “CEFR assessment grid” on our web pages.

Aims: To consolidate, extend and practice the knowledge of grammar, improve language skills, build confidence especially in listening and reading and broaden vocabulary.

Content and Approach: Using a communicative approach, the students will practice and consolidate various areas of grammar (especially verb tenses, prepositions and phrasal verbs). Listening and reading practice represent an integral part of the course. The activities are similar to those in international exam preparatory courses, including individual, pair and group work, reading, speaking and listening.

Assessment/Credits/Workload:

Credit is awarded for:

  • Regular attendance (maximum three absences)
  • Active participation during classes
  • Homework
  • Passing quizzes and tests with a minimum number of points as determined by individual instructors

2 – 3 hours of homework are expected per week.

Materials: available on Moodle

Other requirements:

  • It is not possible to attend this course without registering on-line first (STAG).