ENGLISH LANGUAGE 3 (Sede di Padova)

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

Campus: PADOVA

Language: English

Teaching period: First Semester


Number of ECTS credits allocated: 2

Prerequisites: You must have already reached a B1 level in English according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR). Therefore, you must have passed an English language test at B1 level for reading, listening, writing and speaking at the CLA or have a valid international certificate. A list of recognised certificate is available on the CLA website https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B3qFD3Hwc1RwdUJOYmFLMEUzcjBhTXVRTHJZLUZZMDhEd09R/view.
Examination methods: The final exam is written and it covers all the topics in the book and presented in class. Exercises: multiple choice, cloze, true/false, translation, match, fill in the blanks, grid, listening and reading comprehension
Course unit contents: Following the practical and functional aims of the course, along with its focus on receptive skills and vocabulary development, various aspects of education will be covered in class, for instance: its origins and definitions, classroom management, teacher training, education in XXI Century and the use of technology. Written and spoken texts dealing with the education system in the UK and in other English speaking countries will also be used.