Content-Based Language Development (Tematikus nyelvfejlesztés) in spring 2015
Dóczi Brigitta, Tue 10:15–11:45, R315/A, host: DEAL (R306)
3-credit seminar, 30 h/term; strong prereq: BBN-ANG-202
description & set texts
This course aims to focus on how business news relevant to everyday life is presented in today’s English-speaking media. A further aim is to expand vocabulary and grammar both in speaking and writing through using recent newspaper and magazine articles as well as other types of multimedia material. Language areas covered: development of reading and listening skills, oral presentation skills, argumentative writing skills, textual coherence and the expansion of vocabulary in specific content areas (such as globalization and green issues; trade, advertising and marketing; finance; management and human resources, intercultural relations, etc.).
requirements & assessment
regular participation and preparation for classes: oral presentations, argumentative essays, short written tasks, assessment will bebased on 2 tests, presentations, written work and attendance