340012 UE Oral Communication: English (2021S)
- Registration is open from Mo 15.02.2021 09:00 to Fr 26.02.2021 17:00
- Registration is open from Mo 08.03.2021 09:00 to Fr 12.03.2021 17:00
- Deregistration possible until We 31.03.2021 23:59
Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N
Due to new measures to contain the corona virus, all units will take place online (remote) only.
Aims, contents and method of the course
Assessment and permitted materials
Permitted materials and equipment: no restrictions.
Minimum requirements and assessment criteria
Students must complete all assignments.
Attendance is mandatory—only one absence allowed (blocked schedule).
Passing grade: 60%.
Grading scale: ≥90% = 1, ≥80% = 2, ≥70% = 3, ≥60% = 4.
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Mesthrie, Rajend & Rakesh M. Bhatt. 2008. World Englishes: The Study of new linguistic varieties. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
Navarro, Joe. 2018. The Dictionary of Body Language: A Field Guide to Human Behavior. New York: William Morrow.
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Tufte, Edward. 2006. The Cognitive Style of Power Point. Pitching out corrupts within. Cheshire [CT]: Graphics Press.