SubjectsSubjects(version: 855)
Course, academic year 2019/2020
Professional English Language I - N834008
Title: Odborný anglický jazyk I
Guaranteed by: Department of Languages (834)
Actual: from 2019
Semester: both
Points: 1
E-Credits: 1
Examination process:
Hours per week, examination: 0/2 C [hours/week]
Capacity: winter:unknown / unknown (unknown)
summer:unknown / unknown (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
Language: Czech
Teaching methods: full-time
Is provided by: B834001
For type:  
Additional information: http://předmět je vyučován pouze v letním semestru
Note: course can be enrolled in outside the study plan
enabled for web enrollment
you can enroll for the course in winter and in summer semester
Guarantor: Kruteková Jana Mgr.
Dolejšová Ivana PhDr.
Novotná Jana PhDr.
Interchangeability : N834008A, N834010
Is interchangeable with: B834001
This subject contains the following additional online materials
Annotation -
Last update: Kruteková Jana Mgr. (22.06.2016)
The aim of the course is to develop communication skills, with focus on the specific features of professional language. The topics cover academic life, general chemistry, laboratory work and processing technologies in relation to the environment.
Aim of the course -
Last update: Novotná Jana PhDr. (01.03.2016)

Students will be able to :

  • work with the language using appropriate vocabulary, grammar and style
  • process information provided in writing or given in written and spoken forms, interpret the information and react again in written and spoken forms
  • take part in a professional discussion
  • write a summary of an article on a topic related to the student´s field of study

Literature -
Last update: TAJ834 (03.09.2013)

R: Materials prepared by the Department of Languages ( See the department´s web site )

A: Sowton C.,Hewings M.,Cambridge Academic English,Student´s Book,Cambridge University Press,2012, 9780521165204

A: Bonamy D.,Technical English 3,Course Book,Pearson Education Limited,2012, 9781408229477

Learning resources -
Last update: Novotná Jana PhDr. (01.03.2016)

Syllabus -
Last update: Novotná Jana PhDr. (01.03.2016)

1.Starting the course - introduction

2.University Study: The Past and Present of the University of Chemical Technology. Sentence structure.

3.University Study: Studying abroad. Erasmus. Verb tenses.

4.University Study: Specialization. Sequence of tenses.

5.Chemistry: Chemistry basics. Matter, states of matter, atom. Passive voice

6.Chemistry: Periodic table and characteristics of elements. Relative clauses.

7.Chemistry: Basics of English inorganic chemistry nomenclature; basic mathematical symbols.

8.Chemical Laboratory: Lab equipment. Word formation using affixes.

9.Chemical Laboratory: Lab safety rules. Linking words.

10.Chemical Laboratory: Chemical experiments, instructions. Infinitive structures.

11.Environment: Traditional and alternative energy sources.

12.Environment: Water sources, water purification. Chemical and biological methods of waste water treatment.

13.Environment: Oil and gas wells. Shale gas extraction.

14.General revision.

Registration requirements -
Last update: TAJ834 (03.09.2013)

No study prerequisites.

Teaching methods
Activity Credits Hours
Účast na seminářích 1 28
1 / 1 28 / 28
Coursework assessment
Form Significance
Regular attendance 30
Defense of an individual project 30
Continuous assessment of study performance and course -credit tests 40