ENGLISH FOREIGN LANGUAGE LABORATORY

ENGLISH FOREIGN LANGUAGE LABORATORY

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Code
90196
ACADEMIC YEAR
2018/2019
CREDITS
1 credits during the 1st year of 10841 SCIENZE DELL'EDUCAZIONE E DELLA FORMAZIONE (L-19) GENOVA
LANGUAGE
English
TEACHING LOCATION
GENOVA (SCIENZE DELL'EDUCAZIONE E DELLA FORMAZIONE )
semester
1° Semester
Teaching materials

OVERVIEW

The laboratory, which consists of 25 hours of individual study, has the dual objectives of consolidating students’ English skills and helping them prepare for the Lingua Inglese (66937) exam.

AIMS AND CONTENT

LEARNING OUTCOMES

Individual study using grammar websites in order to allow students to acquire and improve basic language skills and express themselves in authentic English.

Teaching methods

This English course is aimed at false beginner/pre-intermediate level (A2-B1 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages).  Work in the classroom will be conducted individually using specific websites, with input from the teacher coaching students one-to-one so as to deal with their specific problems.

SYLLABUS/CONTENT

The laboratory is aimed at providing students with as broad and complete a base as possible.  Exercises are carried out to strengthen the main language skills.  The goals are to enable the student to gain and consolidate a working knowledge of English and to ensure that they are ready to tackle the Lingua Inglese (66937) exam.

RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

There is no set text as this laboratory entails the use of language websites.  However, false beginners and others with particular problems in English are advised to purchase the following book of grammar rules and exercises:  Raymond Murphy, “Essential Grammar in Use”, Cambridge University Press (available online – e.g. Amazon.it – or at the faculty bookshop).

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Ricevimento: I am available after classes or by appointment

Exam Board

JUSTIN ROSENBERG (President)

MARIA LUISA GUTIERREZ RUIZ (President)

ELIZABETH HELEN COTTON (President)

LESSONS

Teaching methods

This English course is aimed at false beginner/pre-intermediate level (A2-B1 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages).  Work in the classroom will be conducted individually using specific websites, with input from the teacher coaching students one-to-one so as to deal with their specific problems.

LESSONS START

12 noon, 24 September 2018 ; the timetable is 12-2 pm Monday, 2-4 pm Wednesday, 2-4 pm Thursday. You don't need to come to the first lesson. You can choose when to start at your convenience, you can do a maximum of 2 hours a week and you have 12 months to complete the 20 hours of attendance required.

ORARI

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ENGLISH FOREIGN LANGUAGE LABORATORY

EXAMS

Exam description

There is no exam for this laboratory.  However, at the request of students, an end-of-course test can be arranged so that each individual can monitor their progress.

FURTHER INFORMATION

Minimum compulsory attendance:  20 hours of work in the laboratory.  The other 5 hours will be done at home and this work will be assigned in the classroom.

The work will be done individually, i.e. one computer per student.  Group or pair work is not allowed.