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English 4

Module name (EN): English 4
Degree programme: Mechanical Engineering, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2018
Module code: DFBGM409
Hours per semester week / Teaching method: 2U (2 hours per week)
ECTS credits: 2
Semester: 4
Mandatory course: yes
Language of instruction:
English
Assessment:
Written exam (90 min.)

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Curricular relevance:
DFBGE-030 , Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2018, semester 4, mandatory course
DFBEES-405 , Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2019, semester 4, mandatory course
DFBGE-030 Electrical Engineering, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2015, semester 4, mandatory course
DFBGM409 Mechanical Engineering, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2018, semester 4, mandatory course
DFBME-405 Mechanical Engineering, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2019, semester 4, mandatory course
DFBI-413 Computer Science and Web Engineering, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2018, semester 4, mandatory course
DFIW-405 Computer Science and Web Engineering, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2019, semester 4, mandatory course
Workload:
30 class hours (= 22.5 clock hours) over a 15-week period.
The total student study time is 60 hours (equivalent to 2 ECTS credits).
There are therefore 37.5 hours available for class preparation and follow-up work and exam preparation.
Recommended prerequisites (modules):
None.
Recommended as prerequisite for:
Module coordinator:
Prof. Dr. Thomas Tinnefeld
Lecturer:
Dozenten des Studiengangs


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Learning outcomes:
After successfully completing this course, students will be able to pronunciate words correctly and speak well. They will have mastered an extensive general vocabulary. They will be able to use grammatical structures in English with confidence. Students will understand simple to moderately difficult general and specialized texts (reading comprehension, listening comprehension). According to the Common European Framework students will reach the B2/C1 level.

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Module content:
Advanced grammar and vocabulary, such as past and future tenses, conditionals, gerunds, reported speech, prepositions, modal verbs Discussions about general and technical topics. Practical application. Translation of simple to intermediate sentences from German into English and vice versa. Regional studies.

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Teaching methods/Media:
Text analysis, answering questions in oral and written form, presentations, role playing, discussions.

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Recommended or required reading:
Copies from various sources (general and specialized texts, Raymond Murphy: Grammar in Use) as a script for students

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