Course Details

English for PhD students

DYA005 course is part of 24 study plans

Ph.D. full-t. program DPC-M compulsory Summer Semester 2nd year 8 credits

Ph.D. full-t. program DPC-K compulsory Summer Semester 2nd year 8 credits

Ph.D. full-t. program DPC-V compulsory Summer Semester 2nd year 8 credits

Ph.D. full-t. program DPC-E compulsory Summer Semester 2nd year 8 credits

Ph.D. full-t. program DPC-S compulsory Summer Semester 2nd year 8 credits

Ph.D. full-t. program DPC-GK compulsory Summer Semester 2nd year 8 credits

Ph.D. combi. program DKC-S compulsory Summer Semester 2nd year 8 credits

Ph.D. full-t. program DPA-S compulsory Summer Semester 2nd year 8 credits

Ph.D. combi. program DKC-V compulsory Summer Semester 2nd year 8 credits

Ph.D. full-t. program DPA-V compulsory Summer Semester 2nd year 8 credits

Ph.D. combi. program DKC-M compulsory Summer Semester 2nd year 8 credits

Ph.D. full-t. program DPA-M compulsory Summer Semester 2nd year 8 credits

Ph.D. combi. program DKC-K compulsory Summer Semester 2nd year 8 credits

Ph.D. full-t. program DPA-K compulsory Summer Semester 2nd year 8 credits

Ph.D. combi. program DKC-E compulsory Summer Semester 2nd year 8 credits

Ph.D. full-t. program DPA-E compulsory Summer Semester 2nd year 8 credits

Ph.D. combi. program DKC-GK compulsory Summer Semester 2nd year 8 credits

Ph.D. full-t. program DPA-GK compulsory Summer Semester 2nd year 8 credits

Ph.D. combi. program DKA-GK compulsory Summer Semester 2nd year 8 credits

Ph.D. combi. program DKA-S compulsory Summer Semester 2nd year 8 credits

Ph.D. combi. program DKA-M compulsory Summer Semester 2nd year 8 credits

Ph.D. combi. program DKA-K compulsory Summer Semester 2nd year 8 credits

Ph.D. combi. program DKA-V compulsory Summer Semester 2nd year 8 credits

Ph.D. combi. program DKA-E compulsory Summer Semester 2nd year 8 credits

Students will write an English summary of their research connected with their doctoral thesis and they will present it using PowerPoint or a similar device. A professional discussion will follow.

Course Guarantor

Mgr. Veronika Rodriguezová

Institute

Institute of Social Sciences

Learning outcomes

Students will learn to write a summary of a presentation or a lecture in English. Students will learn present heir research in English. Students will prove that they know the English terminology connected with the field of their research. Students will prove that they can find the English translation of technical terminology using reliable sources. Students will be able to conduct a professional dialogue in English about their research.

Prerequisites

A command of general English higher than the level of CEFR, the DY02 course completed.

Corequisites

Students can learn how to write academic papers in BYA11 (VYA002) Academic writing. They can learn technical English in the BYA9 (VYA012) and BYA10 (VYA001) courses.

Planned educational activities and teaching methods

The teaching methods depend on the type of a course unit as specified in the article 7 of BUT Rules for Studies and Examinations. Detailed instructions can be found in LMS Moodle and the completed tasks are handed in there, too.

Forms and criteria of assessment

Student will elaborate a written summary of his/her research and he/she will present his/her research orally using PowerPoint or a similar device.

Objective

An expert able to lecture and publish in English.

Specification of controlled instruction, the form of instruction, and the form of compensation of the absences

Vymezení kontrolované výuky a způsob jejího provádění stanoví každoročně aktualizovaná vyhláška garanta předmětu.

Syllabus of lectures

Students will register for the exam with their tutors of DY02. They will submit a written summary of their research. Doctoral students will arrange the date of the exam with their tutors individually. The exam is oral and consists of a presentation followed by a discussion.