Professional Use Of The English Language

Universidad Politécnica de Madrid
LEVEL
Bachelor
TYPE
Course
MODES
-
LANGUAGE
-
ECTS
60
PERIOD
01/02/2023 to 30/06/2023

Course Description

Theoretical sessions: teachers will present the main linguistic contents in English, which will result in a constant exercise of listening comprehension for the students. Guided practical sessions: besides theory, a varied range of activities, both individually and in groups, will be carried out. Some of them will be focused on finding mistakes in texts, reading specialized papers and reports, listening exercises and many other tasks related to the understanding and the creation of oral and written texts about biomedical issues. Practical sessions : in-class debates on controversial ethical issues. Note-taking exercises on listening activities and technical lectures given in English. Attendance and active participation in seminars and lectures held at the ETSIT de Telecomunicaci?n: students will have to write summaries in English about those events. Individual and group assignments: students will have to hand in different assigments along the semester, such as summaries, abstracts, essays, descriptions, lab and research reports… Office hours: they will be organized acording to the University regulations in force, and besides that, students will be able to contact their teachers via email. English is welcome as the main language to be used both in emails and during the office hours.

Subject area

Language

Educational-info

ECTS

60

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Organizer

Partner

Universidad Politécnica de Madrid

Faculty

School of Telecommunications Engineering

Department

Applied Linguistics in Science and Technology

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