Universität Wien

120403 UE Language Competence II (UF MA EN 04) (2020W)

2.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 12 - Anglistik
Prüfungsimmanente Lehrveranstaltung


Hinweis: Ihr Anmeldezeitpunkt innerhalb der Frist hat keine Auswirkungen auf die Platzvergabe (kein "first come, first served").


max. 23 Teilnehmer*innen
Sprache: Englisch


Termine (iCal) - nächster Termin ist mit N markiert

The course will take place exclusively ONLINE, via BigBlueButton, during the regular class hours.
Regular participation is required. Students who do not join the first session without notifying the lecturer will be deregistered.

Donnerstag 08.10. 16:15 - 17:45 Digital
Donnerstag 15.10. 16:15 - 17:45 Digital
Donnerstag 22.10. 16:15 - 17:45 Digital
Donnerstag 29.10. 16:15 - 17:45 Digital
Donnerstag 05.11. 16:15 - 17:45 Digital
Donnerstag 12.11. 16:15 - 17:45 Digital
Donnerstag 19.11. 16:15 - 17:45 Digital
Donnerstag 26.11. 16:15 - 17:45 Digital
Donnerstag 03.12. 16:15 - 17:45 Digital
Donnerstag 10.12. 16:15 - 17:45 Digital
Donnerstag 17.12. 16:15 - 17:45 Digital
Donnerstag 07.01. 16:15 - 17:45 Digital
Donnerstag 14.01. 16:15 - 17:45 Digital
Donnerstag 21.01. 16:15 - 17:45 Digital
Donnerstag 28.01. 16:15 - 17:45 Digital


Ziele, Inhalte und Methode der Lehrveranstaltung

Building on the skills and knowledge acquired in PPOCS 1, this course focuses on oral presentation, interaction and mediation skills for future teachers of English. It discusses characteristic features of spoken language, including classroom discourse, and provides ample opportunity for practice. Students will continue to work on their pronunciation and learn to make effective use of intonation, voice, turn-taking devices and lexico-grammatical means to interact successfully in teaching contexts. Special emphasis will be placed on the knowledge and skills needed to facilitate understanding and communication among interlocutors, which includes processes such as managing interaction, facilitating collaboration and encouraging conceptual talk.


- to speak fluently and effectively in various forms of interaction and production

- to have expert knowledge of the characteristics of spoken language and classroom discourse

- to have practical analytical skills, e.g. for monitoring and analyzing the speech of learners

- to facilitate access to knowledge and concepts through spoken language


Communicative language practice based on the discussion of theoretical concepts, presentations, role-plays.

Art der Leistungskontrolle und erlaubte Hilfsmittel

Assessment is based on in-class and home assignments, providing feedback, and a final oral exam, which involves a presentation and spoken interaction.

Mindestanforderungen und Beurteilungsmaßstab

Attendance (max. 2 absences)

1. Providing feedback, in-class and home assignments (20%)
2. Final exam: presentation (40%)
3. Final exam: interaction (40%)

Prerequisites for taking the exam: in-class presentation, written and oral assignments.

Assessment scales: see Reference Material on Moodle

Grading scale:
1 (sehr gut) 100-90%
2 (gut) 89-80%
3 (befriedigend) 79-70%
4 (genügend) 69-60%
5 (nicht genügend) 59-0%

Your work may be subjected to the plagiarism detection software Turnitin.


Continuous assessment based on what is covered in the course; details will be given in class and on Moodle.


Will be provided on Moodle

Zuordnung im Vorlesungsverzeichnis

Studium: UF MA EN 046; UF 344;
Code/Modul: M 4A / 4B; UF 344 FWf;
Lehrinhalt: 12-4841

Letzte Änderung: Fr 12.05.2023 00:16