ENGLISH LANGUAGE QUALIFYING EXAMINATION FOR LEVEL B2 (Sede di Padova)

5 years single cycle degree in PRIMARY TEACHER EDUCATION (Ord. 2011) (discontinued)

Campus: PADOVA

Language: English

Teaching period: Second Semester

Lecturer: HILARY ANNE CREEK

Number of ECTS credits allocated: 2


Syllabus
Prerequisites: This course is targeted to students in their third, fourth and fifth year who need to complete their B2 level in English according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR). You must have already reached a B1 level.
Examination methods: The final exam is a spoken interaction with a peer on the topics considered in class. You will choose the topics to be discussed during the interaction at random.
Course unit contents: Following the aim of the course, which focuses on speaking skills and vocabulary development, various aspects of primary education will be covered in class, e.g. teacher training, teaching methods and learning styles, the use of technology and the Web, education and the present-day multicultural society.
Reading texts and audio-visual materials will be used to initiate in-class discussions.