Level/category

General studies

Teaching language

English

Type of course

Compulsory

Cycle/level of course

First

Recommended year of study

2

Total number of ECTS

2 cr

Competency aims

- to develop competences in oral English for giving personal presentations on experience, qualification and achievements. - to develop competences in using oral English for professional purposes in the media field, especially in relation to submitting written and oral project proposals.

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course the student is expected to be able to: - prepare and deliver a presentation on a professional topic, in correct and appropriate language, using appropriate IT tools, e.g. PowerPoint. - deliver a competent oral presentation of his/her personal web portfolio, production assignments.

Course contents

Preparing and delivering oral presentations; structure, style, technique.

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Skill level B1.1. (Common European Framework)

Additional information

Due dates are firm! Attendance is compulsory.

Recommended or required reading

Material provided by the lecturer.

Study activities

  • Lectures - 30 hours
  • Project- and production work/artistic activities - 21 hours
  • Individual studies - 15 hours

Workload

  • Total workload of the course: 66 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 66 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 0 hours

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment methods

  • Demonstrations and proficiency exams
  • Essays, reports, productions and portfolio

Assessment requirements

To pass the course the student should pass the following examinations: Complete all assignments shown in Itslearning. The assignments contribute to the final grade as follows: Oral presentations up to 40% each. Attendance up to 20%, graded accordingly: 59-62% 1 63-67% 1,5 68-72% 2 73-77% 2,5 78-81% 3 82-86% 3,5 87-91% 4 92-96% 4,5 97-100% 5

Teacher

Kimberley Nigel

Examiner

Kimberley Nigel

Home page of the course

https://arcada.itslearning.com/

Group size

No limit

Assignments valid until

Until date 2015-03-15

Assessment methods

  • Date will be announced later - Demonstrations and presentations
  • Date will be announced later - Reports and productions

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