SubjectsSubjects(version: 949)
Course, academic year 2021/2022
Professional English Language B - B834002
Title: Odborný anglický jazyk B
Guaranteed by: Department of Languages (834)
Faculty: Central University Departments of UCT Prague
Actual: from 2020 to 2022
Semester: both
Points: 2
E-Credits: 2
Examination process:
Hours per week, examination: 0/2, C+Ex [HT]
Capacity: winter:unknown / 499 (unknown)
summer:unknown / unknown (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
Language: Czech
Teaching methods: full-time
Teaching methods: full-time
For type: Bachelor's
Additional information: http://předmět je vyučován pouze v zimním 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: Pokorná Markéta Mgr. Ing.
Interchangeability : N834002A, N834009, N834009A
This subject contains the following additional online materials
Annotation -
Last update: Pokorná Markéta Mgr. Ing. (14.09.2022)
The aim of the course is to develop communication skills with special focus on the specific features of professional language, to enhance the acquired knowledge of grammar and vocabulary. The covered topics include food, drugs, materials, fuels and energy, environmental technology and chemical engineering. One lesson is dedicated to presentation skills.
Aim of the course -
Last update: Pokorná Markéta Mgr. Ing. (05.08.2020)

Students will be able to:

  • Process information provided both in written and spoken forms and respond to it
  • Describe a process, work with data using graphs and diagrams
  • Give a presentation on a topic related to the student's field of study
  • Work with specialized texts, analyze texts and audio materials

Literature -
Last update: Pokorná Markéta Mgr. Ing. (14.09.2022)

R: English for Chemists II (available for download in Moodle)

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

A: Jacques C.,Technical English 4,Course Book,Pearson Education Limited,2011, 9781408229552

A: Key Words for Chemical Engineering, HarperCollins Publishers, 2013, 9780007489770

A: Armer T. and Day J.,Cambridge English for Scientists, Cambridge University Press, 2011,9780521154093

A: West C.,Recycling Advanced English,Georgian Press,2009, 9780521140737

A: Murphy R.,English Grammar in Use, Cambridge University Press,2012, 9780521189392

Learning resources -
Last update: Kruteková Jana Mgr. (26.02.2018)

Teaching methods -
Last update: Kruteková Jana Mgr. (02.03.2018)


Syllabus -
Last update: Pokorná Markéta Mgr. Ing. (14.09.2022)

1. Presentations

2. Food Analysis

3. Food Preservation and Biotechnologies

4. Administration and Function of Drugs

5. Drug Discovery and Development

6. Types and Properties of Materials

7. Materials of the Future

8. Energy Sources

9. Fuels

10. Water Technology

11. Waste Technology

12. What is Chemical Engineering

13. Chemical Engineering Jobs and Projects

14. Revision

Registration requirements -
Last update: Kruteková Jana Mgr. (26.02.2018)

No study prerequisites.

Course completion requirements -
Last update: Pokorná Markéta Mgr. Ing. (07.09.2023)

In order to complete the course and receive the credit, students must acquire 50 points out of a total of 70 points. The points are awarded for passing the end-of-term test (max. 50 pts), working actively in lessons (max. 10 pts), preparing and giving a minipresentation (max. 3 pts) and doing assigned homework (max. 7 pts).

The course is completed with an exam consisting of two parts. In the oral part, students have to prove they are able to understand and discuss a scientific article presented to them. The other part of the exam is giving a presentation on a scientific topic. Before taking the exam, students must complete both the OAJ A and OAJ B courses.

Teaching methods
Activity Credits Hours
Účast na seminářích 1 28
1 / 2 28 / 56