ENGLISH LANGUAGE

ENGLISH LANGUAGE

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Code
27975
ACADEMIC YEAR
2020/2021
CREDITS
3 credits during the 1st year of 8720 Mechanical Engineering (L-9) GENOVA

3 credits during the 1st year of 8694 Sciences of architecture (L-17) GENOVA

3 credits during the 1st year of 8713 Biomedical Engineering (L-8) GENOVA

3 credits during the 1st year of 8715 Civil and Environmental Engineering (L-7) GENOVA

3 credits during the 1st year of 8716 Electrical Engineering (L-9) GENOVA

3 credits during the 1st year of 8719 Computer Engineering (L-8) GENOVA

3 credits during the 1st year of 8721 Pleasure Craft Engineering (L-9) GENOVA

3 credits during the 1st year of 8722 Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering (L-9) GENOVA

3 credits during the 1st year of 8784 Mechanical Engineering (L-9) GENOVA

3 credits during the 1st year of 9273 Electronic Engineering and Information Technology (L-8) GENOVA

3 credits during the 1st year of 9274 Product and nautical design (L-4) GENOVA

3 credits during the 1st year of 10375 CHEMICAL AND PROCESSES ENGINEERING (L-9) GENOVA

3 credits during the 1st year of 10716 INGEGNERIA GESTIONALE (L-9) GENOVA

3 credits during the 1st year of 10800 MECHANICAL ENGINEERING - ENERGY AND PRODUCTION (L-9) GENOVA

LANGUAGE
English
TEACHING LOCATION
GENOVA (Mechanical Engineering)
semester
1° Semester
Teaching materials

OVERVIEW

The English B1 course is aimed at revising grammar and lexical structures at B1 one level of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR)* which students acquire at Secondary School.

The English B1 course is an online one and can be accessed at the following URL https://clire.aulaweb.unige.it/

*The Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) describes what a learner is supposed to be able to do in a foreign language.

AIMS AND CONTENT

LEARNING OUTCOMES

The course provides the language skills defined by the Council of Europe in the B1 proficiency level

AIMS AND LEARNING OUTCOMES

B1 - Threshold or Intermediate 

  • Can understand the main points of clear standard input on familiar matters regularly encountered in work, school, leisure, etc.
  • Can deal with most situations likely to arise while travelling in an area where the language is spoken.
  • Can produce simple connected text on topics that are familiar or of personal interest.
  • Can describe experiences and events, dreams, hopes and ambitions and briefly give reasons and explanations for opinions and plans

Teaching methods

The online English B1 course is a self-directed learning course and is available at the following link https://clire.aulaweb.unige.it/

SYLLABUS/CONTENT

The online English B1 course is available at https://clire.aulaweb.unige.it/ and it is made of 4 modules. The first three are exercises, activities and grammar focuses aimed at revising B1 level skills and abilities that learners should have already learnt. Module 4 is split in 3 sections and each is a mock test allowing students to practice exam exercises and activities. 

RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

The online English B1 course is a self-directed learning course and is available at the following link  https://clire.aulaweb.unige.it/

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Ricevimento: Laura Santini Please see the lecturer's unige page and enrol on the Aulaweb course page on the Moodle platform. telephone: tel. (+39) 010 2099564 email: laura.santini@unige.it Teams laura.santini@unige.it

Exam Board

LAURA SANTINI (President)

ELISABETTA ZURRU

CRISTIANO BROCCIAS

MARCO BAGLI

LESSONS

Teaching methods

The online English B1 course is a self-directed learning course and is available at the following link https://clire.aulaweb.unige.it/

LESSONS START

The course is available at any time during the academic year at the following URL  https://clire.aulaweb.unige.it/

EXAMS

Exam description

The English B1 exam is a Pc-based test scheduled as other exam in the summer, autumn and winter exam session on https://cla.aulaweb.unige.it/.

The list below shows the English B1 exam activities as they appear in the official test.

  • PET Reading Part 5 (10 questions)
  • PET Reading Part 1 (5 questions)
  • PET Writing Part 1 (5 sentences to complete)
  • gap-fill exercise (5 sentences to complete choosing from 3 options)
  • PET Reading Part 4 (5 questions)
  • PET Listening Part 2 (3 questions)

Assessment methods

The English B1 PC-based exam tests B1 language skills and abilities. The exercises are similar in typologies to those offered for practice in Module 4 of the online course.

Exam schedule

Date Time Location Type Notes
14/01/2021 09:00 GENOVA Scritto In questa stessa data si svolge sia l'esame di Fisica generale sia l'esame di Lingua inglese. Si raccomanda allo studente di tener conto di questa sovrapposizione nel pianificare il proprio calendario esami
18/02/2021 09:00 GENOVA Scritto
10/06/2021 09:00 GENOVA Scritto In questa stessa data si svolge sia l'esame di Fisica generale sia l'esame di Lingua inglese. Si raccomanda allo studente di tener conto di questa sovrapposizione nel pianificare il proprio calendario esami
01/07/2021 09:00 GENOVA Scritto In questa stessa data si svolge sia l'esame di Fisica generale sia l'esame di Lingua inglese. Si raccomanda allo studente di tener conto di questa sovrapposizione nel pianificare il proprio calendario esami
09/09/2021 09:00 GENOVA Scritto In questa stessa data si svolge sia l'esame di Fisica generale sia l'esame di Lingua inglese. Si raccomanda allo studente di tener conto di questa sovrapposizione nel pianificare il proprio calendario esami