English laboratory 2nd year [Gruppo 3] (2019/2020)

Course code
4S001177
Name of lecturer
Cristina Richieri
Coordinator
Cristina Richieri
Number of ECTS credits allocated
2
Academic sector
L-LIN/12 - LANGUAGE AND TRANSLATION - ENGLISH
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
Sem. 2A dal Feb 17, 2020 al Mar 21, 2020.

Lesson timetable

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Learning outcomes

Learning outcomes and skills to be acquired are transversal to Nursery and Primary School.
1. Knowledge and understanding
At the end of the course, the student will be able to understand oral and written texts related to topics linked to the teaching profession in English (Level B2 CEFR)
2. Applied knowledge and understanding
At the end of the course, the student will have acquired: the ability to apply the understanding of the topics dealt with in English (Level B2 CEFR) to contexts related to the teaching profession
3. Independent critical thinking
At the end of the course the student will have developed: critical thinking skills with reference to the topics dealt with in English (Level B2 CEFR) to be applied in contexts related to the teaching profession
4. Communication skills
At the end of the course the student will be able to: use the English language to orally report, to interact and to produce short written texts on the covered topics (level B2 CEFR)
5. Learning skills
At the end of the course the student will have developed: skills and strategies for the comprehension of oral and written texts related to topics linked to the teaching profession in English (level B2 CEFR)

Syllabus

Educational systems in Europe. The case of Finland
Education and environmental issues
Education beyond scores: intelligence and emotion
Learning difficulties: dyslexia
Human Rights
Global food security and nutrition

Assessment methods and criteria

The exam will be written and will focus on the topics covered during the lessons. The activities will be of the same type as those developed in class, with the exception of speaking activities, which will not be included in the exam. During the exam, the use of any dictionary is not allowed.