OJZ 111 – Bachelor's English 1

Course description:

Code: OJZ 111

Title: Bachelor’s English 1 (Bakalářská angličtina 1)

Abbreviation: BA1

Length: one semester

Level (CEFR): A1+- A2

Credits: 2

Target participants: Students who have already reached level A1 and need to move further up to higher levels.

Entry requirement/level of the course (CEFR): A1

If not sure, please, assess your level using a placement test or the ”CEFR assessment grid ” on our web pages.

Aims: Practising of grammar and basic grammar structures, using basic grammar tenses, functions and structures such as expressing opinion, agreement and disagreement. Class activities also include listening, reading and pronunciation activities, speaking and vocabulary building.

Content and Approach: Learning grammar is the key part of the course. Using a communicative approach, the students will be introduced to the most important areas of grammar, they will practice and consolidate them. Basic grammar structures are taught using usual topics of everyday conversation and appropriate vocabulary is also practised. If necessary, grammar in question as well as detailed syllabus of the course are available on the web. Practising of all skills (listening, speaking, reading and writing) represent an integral part of the course. The activities include individual, pair and group work.


Credit is awarded for:

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

A minimum of one hour homework is expected per week.

Materials: available on Moodle

Other requirements:

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