English Language II
Abbreviation: ENGJEII Load: 15(L) + 0(E) + 0(LE) + 0(S) + 15(FLE) + 0(PEE)
Lecturers in charge: Mihaela Tabak
Kristina Bradvica Šančić
Lecturers: pred. Siniša Prekratić ( Lectures, Practical foreign language exercises )
pred. Andrej Smodlaka ( Lectures, Practical foreign language exercises )
pred. Kristina Bradvica Šančić ( Practical foreign language exercises )
pred. Mihaela Tabak ( Practical foreign language exercises )
Course description: The objective of the course is for students to further develop their abilities of comprehension, as well as written and oral expression in English for Traffic and Transport through various reading, writing, listening and speaking exercises, and through the study of more complex grammatical patterns. Students are also taught how to use various reference books, especially dictionaries and grammar handbooks. Topics include all the specific areas of the study at the Faculty of Traffic and Transport Sciences (Road Traffic and Transport, Railway Traffic and Transport, Air Traffic and Transport, Water Traffic and Transport, Postal Traffic, Information-communications Traffic, Urban Traffic and Transport, Intelligent Transport Systems and Logistics). This course focuses on the acquisition and practical use of traffic-related vocabulary and an examination of several representative authentic texts, with the aim of allowing students to develop fundamental skills of reading critically. Emphasis is placed on class discussions and active class participation.
Lecture languages: - - -
Compulsory literature:
1. Bjelobrk, B., Bošković Gazdović, K.: English Textbook of Transport I. FPZ, Zagreb, 2004.
Recommended literature:
2. Murphy, R.: English Grammar in Use (Intermediate) Cambridge, University Press
3. Hewings, M.: Advanced Grammar in Use, Cambridge, University Press
L - Lectures
E - Exercises
LE - Laboratory exercises
S - Seminar
FLE - Practical foreign language exercises
PEE - Physical education excercises
* - Not graded