UCJANGBP01 Practical Language 1

Faculty of Philosophy and Science in Opava
Winter 2023
Extent and Intensity
0/4/0. 4 credit(s). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
PhDr. Diana Adamová, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
Mgr. Petr Hájek (seminar tutor)
Mgr. Barbora Hamplová (seminar tutor)
Steven Morris, M.A. (seminar tutor)
PhDr. Libor Práger, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
M.Sc. Gary Rostock (seminar tutor)
Guaranteed by
PhDr. Diana Adamová, Ph.D.
Institute of Foreign Languages - Faculty of Philosophy and Science in Opava
Timetable of Seminar Groups
UCJANGBP01/A: Mon 17:15–18:50 H3, Thu 9:45–11:20 H1, B. Hamplová, G. Rostock
UCJANGBP01/B: Tue 17:15–18:50 H3, Thu 14:45–16:20 H1, B. Hamplová, G. Rostock
UCJANGBP01/C: Wed 8:05–9:40 M13, Wed 9:45–11:20 H1, B. Hamplová, G. Rostock
B1+ až B2 level of English according to CEFR
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is also offered to the students of the fields other than those the course is directly associated with.
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
Course objectives
The course is designed to systematically and comprehensively develop language competences and practically apply communicative skills at B1+ to B2 level of English according to CEFR. The students will deepen and consolidate their mastery of English grammar, broaden their vocabulary and practice pronunciation. The main emphasis will be on listening and speaking. The classes will be based on Units 1 to 5 of English File Intermediate Plus (4th edition, 2020).
Learning outcomes
Deepening and consolidation of all language competences corresponding to B1 + to B2 level of English.
  • 1. Úvodní informace a zahájení kurzu
  • 2. Unit 1: Pronouns, names, vowels
  • 3. Unit 1: Adjectives, suffixes, word stress
  • 4. Unit 2: Present tenses, packing, s/z
  • 5. Unit 2: Possessives, shops and services, -r
  • 6. Unit 3: Past simple and continuous, stages of life, -ed
  • 7. Unit 3: prepositions, photography, word stress
  • 8. Unit 4: future forms, rubbish and recycling, /ai/ + /ei/
  • 9. Unit 4: first and second conditionals, study and work, word stress
  • 10. Unit 5: present perfect simple, television, /w/ /v/ /b/
  • 11. Unit 5: present perfect continuous, the country, vowel sounds
  • 12. Final Revision of Units 1-5; credit test
    required literature
  • Latham-Koenig, Ch, C. Oxenden a K. Chomacki. English File Intermediate Plus Student’s Book. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2020
    recommended literature
  • Davies, P. and Falla, T. (2015). Cambridge English First Result: Student‘s Book. Oxford: OUP. Davies, P. and Falla, T. (2014). Cambridge English First Result: Workbook. Oxford: OUP.
  • Eeastwood, J. (2008). Oxford Practice Grammar Intermediate. Oxford: OUP Muprhy, R. (2012). English Grammar in Use Intermediate. 4th ed. Cambridge: CUP.
Teaching methods
Assessment methods
Written and oral exam
Language of instruction
Further Comments
Study Materials
The course is also listed under the following terms Winter 2020, Winter 2021, Winter 2022.
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