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340341 UE Text and written communication English (2021S)

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


Note: The time of your registration within the registration period has no effect on the allocation of places (no first come, first served).


max. 25 participants
Language: English



This course will take place on campus in Vienna


Aims, contents and method of the course

The goal or outcome of this course is the expansion on writing competency in English through discussions, practice as well as reading assignments. Text analysis and analytical methods will be the focus as well as types of texts and their conventions. These will be also be put to practice over the course of the semester.

Assessment and permitted materials

Students work will be graded as follows: Participation in class (20%), Mid-term exam (30%), Final exam (30%) and assignments (20%).

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

60% in total to pass the class

Examination topics

Material from class and reading will be used for the midterm and final exam.
Students are allowed to use a hard-copy (monolingual) dictionary in exams.

Reading list

Will be placed on moodle during the course of the semester.

Association in the course directory

Last modified: Fr 17.09.2021 08:49