LIMBI STRĂINE 3-ENGLEZA

Course Code: IG 21091 • Study year: II • Academic Year: 2022-2023
Domain: Geodetic engineering • Field of study: Earth and cadastral measurements
Type of course: Compulsory
Language of instruction: English
Erasmus Language of instruction: English
Name of lecturer: Maria Crina Herțeg
Seminar tutor: Maria Crina Herțeg
Form of education Full-time
Form of instruction: Lecture
Number of teaching hours per semester: 14
Number of teaching hours per week: 1
Semester: Autumn
Form of receiving a credit for a course: Grade
Number of ECTS credits allocated 2

Course aims:

1. To be able to use specialised discourse adequately
2. to be able to communicate fluently
3. to be able to understand the message of a written text

Course Entry Requirements:

B2

Course contents:

UNIT 1: COMPUTER COMPONENTS UNIT 2: THE INTERNET. THE IMPORTANCE OF THE INTERNET IN THE 21st CENTURY UNIT 3: THE WORLD AND THE ENVIRONMENT: ARE THINGS HOTTING UP POLLUTION AND THE ENVIRONMENT. TYPES OF POLLUTION. MEANS OF PROTECTING THE ENVIRONMENT UNIT 4: DESIGNING A WEBSITE UNIT 5: A TENFOLD INCREASE IN PRODUCT QUALITY EVERY TEN YEARS IS IT POSSIBLE UNIT 6: THINGS ARE NOT WHAT THEY USED TO BE: URBAN LIVING AND ADVANCES IN TECHNOLOGY UNIT 7: CAREERS IN ENGINEERING/ JOBS IN ENGINEERING/ APPLYING FOR A JOB UNIT 8: THE DIGITAL DIVIDE UNIT 9: WATER MANAGEMENT. KINDS OF WATER USE. GROUNDWATER POLLUTION UNIT 10: YOUNG ENGINEER. EXPLAINING A DIAGRAM UNIT 11: ENGINEERING – WHAT`S IT ALL ABOUT? UNIT 12: STORING INFORMATION UNIT 13: SAFETY AT WORK. ACCIDENT INVESTIGATION UNIT 14: ENGINEERING MATERIALS

Teaching methods:

DebatePowerpoint presentation

Learning outcomes:

Accuracy and adequate use of technical vocabulary

Learning outcomes verification and assessment criteria:

Oral presentation, Two way interview 80 %Portfolio 20%

Recommended reading:

Aydelotte, F., English & engineering., McGraw-Hill Book Company , New York , 2010
Ibbotson, M., Cambridge English for engineering., Cambridge University Press , Cambridge , 2008
Oliver, S., English for global industries. Oil and Gas., Garnet Education , UK , 2010