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121250 UE English in a Professional Context - Advanced (2013S)

World of Work II

5.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 12 - Anglistik
Continuous assessment of course work

Summary

1 Schwarz-Peaker , Moodle
2 Bruno-Lindner , Moodle

Registration/Deregistration

Note: The time of your registration within the registration period has no effect on the allocation of places (no first come, first served).
Registration information is available for each group.

Groups

Group 1

Mini-conference Saturday 15th June, 2013 from 9 - 14. Attendance at the whole session is obligatory.

max. 24 participants
Language: English
LMS: Moodle

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Wednesday 13.03. 08:00 - 10:00 Raum 1 Anglistik UniCampus Hof 8 3E-EG-05
Wednesday 20.03. 08:00 - 10:00 Raum 1 Anglistik UniCampus Hof 8 3E-EG-05
Wednesday 10.04. 08:00 - 10:00 Raum 1 Anglistik UniCampus Hof 8 3E-EG-05
Seminarraum 6 Anglistik UniCampus Hof 8 3E-O1-22.A
Wednesday 17.04. 08:00 - 10:00 Raum 1 Anglistik UniCampus Hof 8 3E-EG-05
Wednesday 24.04. 08:00 - 10:00 Raum 1 Anglistik UniCampus Hof 8 3E-EG-05
Wednesday 08.05. 08:00 - 10:00 Raum 1 Anglistik UniCampus Hof 8 3E-EG-05
Wednesday 15.05. 08:00 - 10:00 Raum 1 Anglistik UniCampus Hof 8 3E-EG-05
Seminarraum 6 Anglistik UniCampus Hof 8 3E-O1-22.A
Wednesday 22.05. 08:00 - 10:00 Raum 1 Anglistik UniCampus Hof 8 3E-EG-05
Wednesday 29.05. 08:00 - 10:00 Raum 1 Anglistik UniCampus Hof 8 3E-EG-05
Wednesday 05.06. 08:00 - 10:00 Raum 1 Anglistik UniCampus Hof 8 3E-EG-05
Wednesday 12.06. 08:00 - 10:00 Raum 1 Anglistik UniCampus Hof 8 3E-EG-05
Saturday 15.06. 09:00 - 14:00 Helene-Richter-Saal UniCampus Hof 8 3G-EG-21
Raum 5 Anglistik UniCampus Hof 8 3E-O1-17
Wednesday 19.06. 08:00 - 10:00 Raum 1 Anglistik UniCampus Hof 8 3E-EG-05
Wednesday 26.06. 08:00 - 10:00 Raum 1 Anglistik UniCampus Hof 8 3E-EG-05

Group 2

max. 24 participants
Language: English
LMS: Moodle

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Thursday 14.03. 08:30 - 10:00 Raum 4 Anglistik UniCampus Hof 8 3E-EG-19
Thursday 21.03. 08:30 - 10:00 Raum 4 Anglistik UniCampus Hof 8 3E-EG-19
Thursday 11.04. 08:30 - 10:00 Raum 4 Anglistik UniCampus Hof 8 3E-EG-19
Seminarraum 6 Anglistik UniCampus Hof 8 3E-O1-22.A
Thursday 18.04. 08:30 - 10:00 Raum 4 Anglistik UniCampus Hof 8 3E-EG-19
Thursday 25.04. 08:30 - 10:00 Raum 4 Anglistik UniCampus Hof 8 3E-EG-19
Thursday 02.05. 08:30 - 10:00 Raum 4 Anglistik UniCampus Hof 8 3E-EG-19
Thursday 16.05. 08:30 - 10:00 Raum 4 Anglistik UniCampus Hof 8 3E-EG-19
Seminarraum 6 Anglistik UniCampus Hof 8 3E-O1-22.A
Thursday 23.05. 08:30 - 10:00 Raum 4 Anglistik UniCampus Hof 8 3E-EG-19
Thursday 06.06. 08:30 - 10:00 Raum 4 Anglistik UniCampus Hof 8 3E-EG-19
Thursday 13.06. 08:30 - 10:00 Raum 4 Anglistik UniCampus Hof 8 3E-EG-19
Thursday 20.06. 08:30 - 10:00 Raum 4 Anglistik UniCampus Hof 8 3E-EG-19
Thursday 27.06. 08:30 - 10:00 Raum 4 Anglistik UniCampus Hof 8 3E-EG-19

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

This course aims to equip students with the skills and knowledge necessary for coping with highly specialised texts from different professional domains. The focus is on independent genre analysis and adapting texts to make them suit different target audiences and purposes

Assessment and permitted materials

Assessment is based on regular assignments, class participation, independent student work, and final test

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

- to develop the skills necessary to adapt to and acquire a wide range of new genres
- to make students aware of the parameters that shape professional genres and how these parameters affect linguistic encoding and text structure
- to cope productively and receptively with highly specialised text types
- ultimately, to communicate effectively in professional settings

Examination topics

Communicative language practice based on the discussion of concepts from genre analysis

Reading list


Association in the course directory

Studium: Diplom 343, ME 812, MA 844;
Code/Modul: Diplom 125, ME2, MA2;
Lehrinhalt: 12-1251

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