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Course, academic year 2023/2024
German for Engineers I - V834048
Title: Fachsprache Chemie I
Guaranteed by: Department of Languages (834)
Faculty: Central University Departments of UCT Prague
Actual: from 2021
Semester: winter
Points: winter s.:1
E-Credits: winter s.:1
Examination process: winter s.:
Hours per week, examination: winter s.:0/2, C [HT]
Capacity: unknown / 12 (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
Language: Czech
Teaching methods: full-time
Teaching methods: full-time
For type:  
Note: course can be enrolled in outside the study plan
enabled for web enrollment
Guarantor: Gebeltová Ivana Mgr.
Interchangeability : N834060
Is interchangeable with: V8340040
Annotation -
Last update: Fialová Jana (28.04.2021)
The subject is course designed specifically for chemistry students, it is focused on expanding and enhancing professional vocabulary and on improving all language skills. Requried knowledge of German according to CERF (Common European Reference Framework): B2
Aim of the course -
Last update: Fialová Jana (28.04.2021)

Students will be able to :

• use properly all acquired language skills

• select information given in written and spoken forms and react and present the information in spoken and written forms

• discuss and make arguments using professional vocabulary

• make a short speech ( 5 minutes )on a professioanl topic and answer following questions

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

A: Dreyer,Schmitt,Lehr- und Übungsbuch der deutschen Grammatik,Verlag für Deutsch,Ismaning,1996, 3885327171

A: Hering A.,Matussek M.,Perlmann-Balme M.,Deutsch als Fremdsprache,Übungsgrammatik für die Mittelstufe,Hueber Verlag,Ismaning,2009, 9783190116577

A: Bäurle W.,Fröchtenicht E.,Prisma Chemie 7-10,Ernst Klett Verlag,Stuttgart,2006, 9783120685609

A: Nuscher N.,Theophel E.,Prisma Chemie 1 Arbeitsblätter,Ernst Klett Verlag,Stuttgart,2004, 9783120685029

Learning resources -
Last update: Fialová Jana (28.04.2021)

Materials prepared and recommended by the lecturer.

Syllabus -
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1.Grammar revision

2.Grammar: Conjuctions; Word Order; Conditional clauses

Text: ICT Prague

3.Grammar: Past Tense, Past forms of verbs

4.Grammar: Passive Voice

Text: Prof. Dr. Ing. Dr.h.c. Vladimír Prelog - The Nobel Prize

5.Grammar: Sentences with passive voice; forms of infinitive

6.Grammar: Participles - present and past

Text: ABC vitamines

7.Grammar: Gerund; Relative clauses

8.Grammar: Forms of attribute; Participles

Text: How to get metals from industrial waste water

9.Grammar: Structures of sentences - using infinitive

10.Grammar: Subordinate clauses(dass, damit, ohne dass, statt dass)

Text: How to use mud

11.Grammar: Modals verbs

12.Grammar: " Konjuctiv II " and present; Conditional clauses

Text: How to solve the problems with waste water

13.Grammar: " Konjuctiv II"and past; Conditional clause

Text: Alcohol as a fuel


Registration requirements -
Last update: Gebeltová Ivana Mgr. (16.08.2021)

Knowledge at German - intermediate II level.

Course completion requirements -
Last update: Fialová Jana (28.04.2021)

Active participation in seminars and passing the end-of-term credit test.