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340105 UE English as interculturel Communication (2019S)

4.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 34 - Translationswissenschaft
Continuous assessment of course work

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Details

max. 30 participants
Language: German, English

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Wednesday 13.03. 09:30 - 11:00 Seminarraum 7 ZfT Philippovichgasse 11, 2.OG
Wednesday 20.03. 09:30 - 11:00 Seminarraum 7 ZfT Philippovichgasse 11, 2.OG
Wednesday 27.03. 09:30 - 11:00 Seminarraum 7 ZfT Philippovichgasse 11, 2.OG
Wednesday 03.04. 09:30 - 11:00 Seminarraum 7 ZfT Philippovichgasse 11, 2.OG
Wednesday 08.05. 09:30 - 11:00 Seminarraum 7 ZfT Philippovichgasse 11, 2.OG
Wednesday 15.05. 09:30 - 11:00 Seminarraum 7 ZfT Philippovichgasse 11, 2.OG
Wednesday 22.05. 09:30 - 11:00 Seminarraum 7 ZfT Philippovichgasse 11, 2.OG
Wednesday 29.05. 09:30 - 11:00 Seminarraum 7 ZfT Philippovichgasse 11, 2.OG
Wednesday 05.06. 09:30 - 11:00 Seminarraum 7 ZfT Philippovichgasse 11, 2.OG
Wednesday 12.06. 09:30 - 11:00 Seminarraum 7 ZfT Philippovichgasse 11, 2.OG
Wednesday 12.06. 11:00 - 12:30 Hörsaal 5 ZfT Philippovichgasse 11, 1.OG
Wednesday 19.06. 09:30 - 11:00 Seminarraum 7 ZfT Philippovichgasse 11, 2.OG
Wednesday 19.06. 11:00 - 12:30 Hörsaal 2 ZfT Gymnasiumstraße 50 1.OG
Wednesday 26.06. 09:30 - 11:00 Seminarraum 7 ZfT Philippovichgasse 11, 2.OG

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

This class is open to all students in the Master's programme, regardless of their language combination.
The class will be held in English.
Aims: Creating awareness for the complexities of English as a lingua franca; emphasis on communicative efficiency rather than grammatical correctness; becoming familiar with different varieties of English in written and face-to-face communication; awareness of the transcultural dimension of World Englishes.

Assessment and permitted materials

Assessment
written and oral exercises during the semester (40%); pariticpation in discussions during the semester (30%); final written and oral assignment (30%).

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria
Students should be willing and able to participate in the critical discussion of their own and other students' work and to engage in spontaneous oral and written text production.

Examination topics

Exam topics : see 'Leistungskontrolle' above

Reading list

To be discussed in class

Association in the course directory

Last modified: Mo 07.09.2020 15:45