English

Pre-Intermediate English I
Lecturer Kenny P ( Urban C )
Course number 990394
Hours per week 3 hrs + Tutorial (1 h) / 4.5 ECTS credits
Description This course is for students who already have basic skills in reading, listening, speaking and writing. These skills will be further developed in this course. You will also train study skills in English. Supplementally to the language course a tutorial of one additional hour per week is offered. Attendance is not compulsory, but we strongly recommend attending the tutorial.
Course material (not included in the course fee) Krantz, Caroline / Norton, Julie: Navigate: Pre-intermediate B1. Coursebook with DVD and Oxford Online Skills. Oxford, 2015. ISBN: 978-0-19-456649-0. Participants need access to Blackboard.
Time and room Link to meetings
Prerequisite A1+/A2
Target level A2/A2+
Start Mo, 05.10.2020, 17:15-18:45, 1.004
Intermediate English I, Group a
Lecturer Ahrer L
Course number 990395
Hours per week 2 hrs / 3 ECTS credits
Description This course is for students who think they need further training of the four skills (listening, speaking, reading, writing) as well as some general revision of vocabulary and grammar. The course continues in the summer term.
Course material (not included in the course fee) Roberts, Rachael et al.: Navigate: Intermediate B1+. Coursebook with DVD and Oxford Online Skills. Oxford, 2015. ISBN: 978-0-19-456662-9. Participants need access to Blackboard.
Time and room Link to meetings
Prerequisite A2+/B1
Target level B1
Start Do, 08.10.2020, 17:15-18:45, 1.003
Intermediate English I, Group b
Lecturer Bugram B
Course number 990401
Hours per week 2 hrs / 3 ECTS credits
Description This course is for students who think they need further training of the four skills (listening, speaking, reading, writing) as well as some general revision of vocabulary and grammar. The course continues in the summer term.
Course material (not included in the course fee) Roberts, Rachael et al.: Navigate: Intermediate B1+. Coursebook with DVD and Oxford Online Skills. Oxford, 2015. ISBN: 978-0-19-456662-9. Participants need access to Blackboard.
Time and room Link to meetings
Prerequisite A2+/B1
Target level B1
Start Di, 06.10.2020, 17:15-18:45, * Online Termin *
Upper Intermediate English I a
Lecturer Kenny P
Course number 990344
Hours per week 2 hrs / 3 ECTS credits
Description In this course all four skills (speaking, reading, listening, writing) will be trained and vocabulary and grammatical knowledge be expanded. Moreover, various texts will be discussed and short oral presentations held in class. The course continues in the summer term.
Course material (not included in the course fee) Krantz, Caroline / Roberts, Rachael: Navigate: Upper-intermediate B2. Coursebook with DVD and Oxford Online Skills. Oxford, 2016. ISBN: 978-0-19-456675-9. Participants need access to Blackboard.
Time and room Link to meetings
Prerequisite B1/B1+
Target level B1+/B2
Start Di, 06.10.2020, 17:15-18:45, * Online Termin *
Upper Intermediate English I b
Lecturer Kenny P
Course number 990345
Hours per week 2 hrs / 3 ECTS credits
Description In this course all four skills (speaking, reading, listening, writing) will be trained and vocabulary and grammatical knowledge be expanded. Moreover, various texts will be discussed and short oral presentations held in class. The course continues in the summer term.
Course material (not included in the course fee) Krantz, Caroline / Roberts, Rachael: Navigate: Upper-intermediate B2. Coursebook with DVD and Oxford Online Skills. Oxford, 2016. ISBN: 978-0-19-456675-9. Participants need access to Blackboard.
Time and room Link to meetings
Prerequisite B1/B1+
Target level B1+/B2
Start Do, 08.10.2020, 17:15-18:45, * Online Termin *
Upper Intermediate English I c
Lecturer Öllerer-Einböck B
Course number 990375
Hours per week 2 hrs / 3 ECTS credits
Description In this course all four skills (speaking, reading, listening, writing) will be trained and vocabulary and grammatical knowledge be expanded. Moreover, various texts will be discussed and short oral presentations held in class. The course continues in the summer term.
Course material (not included in the course fee) Krantz, Caroline / Roberts, Rachael: Navigate: Upper-intermediate B2. Coursebook with DVD and Oxford Online Skills. Oxford, 2016. ISBN: 978-0-19-456675-9. Participants need access to Blackboard.
Time and room Link to meetings
Prerequisite B1/B1+
Target level B1+/B2
Start Mo, 05.10.2020, 17:15-18:45, * Online Termin *
Advanced English I a Fully booked
Lecturer Öllerer-Einböck B
Course number 990346
Hours per week 2 hrs / 3 ECTS credits
Description This advanced course is the continuation of the Upper Intermediate courses and aims at level B2+. Similarly to the Upper Intermediate courses, in this course all four skills will be trained, too, and participants are asked to give an oral presentation per term. Moreover, there will be an essay in class and a written final test as well as an oral exam at the end of term. The course is based on a book, however, enough time will be provided for special wishes by participants.
Course material (not included in the course fee) Bartram, Mark / Pickering, Kate: Navigate: Advanced C1. Coursebook with DVD and Oxford Online Skills. Oxford, 2016. ISBN: 978-0-19-456688-9. Participants need access to Blackboard.
Time and room Link to meetings
Prerequisite B2
Target level B2+
Start Mo, 05.10.2020, 19:15-20:45, * Online Termin *
Advanced English I b
Lecturer Ahrer L
Course number 990419
Hours per week 2 hrs / 3 ECTS credits
Description This advanced course is the continuation of the Upper Intermediate courses and aims at level B2+. Similarly to the Upper Intermediate courses, in this course all four skills will be trained, too, and participants are asked to give an oral presentation per term. Moreover, there will be an essay in class and a written final test as well as an oral exam at the end of term. The course is based on a book, however, enough time will be provided for special wishes by participants.
Course material (not included in the course fee) Bartram, Mark / Pickering, Kate: Navigate: Advanced C1. Coursebook with DVD and Oxford Online Skills. Oxford, 2016. ISBN: 978-0-19-456688-9. Participants need access to Blackboard.
Time and room Link to meetings
Prerequisite B2
Target level B2+
Start Mi, 07.10.2020, 17:15-18:45, * Online Termin *
Advanced English III Fully booked
Lecturer Ahrer L
Course number 990417
Hours per week 2 hrs / 3 ECTS credits
Description This course is a continuation of Advanced English II and will use a coursebook which is based on TED Talk videos. The course will nevertheless cover the areas of listening, reading, writing, grammar and vocabulary.
Course material (not included in the course fee) Dummett, Paul et al.: Keynote: Advanced C1. Units 7-12. Student's Book (Split Edition B) with DVD. Cornelsen, 2018. ISBN 978-1-337-56145-7. Participants need access to Blackboard.
Time and room Link to meetings
Prerequisite B2+/C1
Target level C1
Start Mo, 05.10.2020, 17:15-18:45, * Online Termin *
Business English I Fully booked
Lecturer Ahrer L
Course number 990406
Hours per week 2 hrs / 3 ECTS credits
Description This course is for students of any discipline and aims to prepare students with the language needed for a career in international business and commerce. A range of topics from various business fields will be covered. We will also take a closer look at the language of job applications, email correspondence and even though the course is based on a course book there will be time to work with some authentic materials.
Course material (not included in the course fee) Dubicka, Iwonna et al.: Business Partner B1+. Coursebook with Digital Resources. Pearson, 2018. ISBN 978-3-86894-805-9. Participants need access to Blackboard.
Time and room Link to meetings
Prerequisite B1+/B2
Target level B2-Fachsprachenkenntnisse
Start Mi, 07.10.2020, 19:15-20:45, * Online Termin *
Academic English
Lecturer Ahrer L
Course number 990413
Hours per week 2 hrs / 3 ECTS credits
Description This course is for students of any discipline and will focus on some of the English skills needed for academic study. The course will cover listening, reading, writing and speaking, as well as grammar and vocabulary. Topics covered will include the language of presentations, discussions and essay and report writing as well as some authentic materials such as TED Talks and texts.
Course material (not included in the course fee) Moore, Julie: Oxford Academic Vocabulary Practice: Upper-intermediate B2-C1 (with Key). Oxford, 2017. ISBN 978-0-19-400091-8. Participants need access to Blackboard.
Time and room Link to meetings
Prerequisite B2
Target level B2+
Start Do, 08.10.2020, 19:15-20:45, 1.001 (Batliner Sprachlabor)
Academic Skills: Listening and Speaking
Lecturer Huber L
Course number 990925
Hours per week 2 hrs / 4 ECTS credits
Description This course develops academic listening and speaking skills for advanced level students (B2-C1). Learner outcomes include academic vocabulary development, listening skills improvement in an academic setting, and improved academic discussion and presentation skills. Activities include formal presentations, research discussions, and reports on individual research.
Course material (not included in the course fee) Course material will be provided by course teacher. Participants need access to Blackboard.
Time and room Link to meetings
Prerequisite B2+
Target level C1
Start Di, 06.10.2020, 19:15-20:45, * Online Termin *
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