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Course, academic year 2019/2020
English for physicists I - NJAZ110
Title: Anglický jazyk pro fyziky I
Guaranteed by: Department of Language Education (32-KJP)
Faculty: Faculty of Mathematics and Physics
Actual: from 2016
Semester: winter
E-Credits: 3
Hours per week, examination: winter s.:0/2 C [hours/week]
Capacity: unlimited
Min. number of students: unlimited
State of the course: taught
Language: English
Teaching methods: full-time
Guarantor: Dennis Ferner, BA
Annotation -
Last update: Mgr. Zuzana Hořká (08.04.2019)
The course extends the students’ English skills within the field of physics. Vocabulary, grammar, pronunciation and style is presented at a level commensurate with the skill level of the students and practiced through student presentations, teacher handouts, guided discussions and other classroom activities. The course is included in the credit system of the Faculty.
Course completion requirements -
Last update: Mgr. Zuzana Hořká (08.04.2019)

Active class participation, regular class attendance and completion of homework assignments are required. There are two written tests and one home writing assignment for which students must achieve a score of at least 50% per test / written assignment. Test material is based solely on what is covered in class.

The nature of the subject's examination excludes the repetition of such examination.

Literature -
Last update: Mgr. Zuzana Hořká (08.04.2019)

Authentic sources from various fields of physics are provided by the instructor.

Syllabus -
Last update: Mgr. Zuzana Hořká (08.04.2019)

Topics in classical and modern physics are presented through student presentations and teacher handouts, supplemented by videos and in-class demonstrations. The material covers the history of physics, famous experiments, laws, principles, and famous physicists. More specific topics may be geared towards the students’ interests.

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