Course detail

English - Beginner Level

FA-BA1Acad. year: 2020/2021

Grammar: present simple (2), wh-questions, present simple or continuous, past simple, comparative and superlative adjectives, countable and uncountable nouns, some/any, a lot of/many/much, future forms.
General Vocabulary: personal information file, professional lifestyles, jobs, exchanging information, describing things and persons, word formation, writing an email, interview, filling a form, storytelling, time expressions, dicussions, expressing feelings, culture in the city.


Institute of Social Sciences (SPV)

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Target level according to CEFR is A2-.


Basic knowledge of grammar rules and the basic vocabulary at the pre-intermediate level.


Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

: C.Oxenden, Ch. Latham-Koenig: New English File Pre-intermediate, Oxford University Press 2009 (EN)
aktuální literatura a texty související s tématem (EN)

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Lessons of a foreign language

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

Course-unit Credit based on student´s presence and activity during lessons

Language of instruction


Work placements

Not applicable.

Course curriculum

1. 1A/D Word order in question, relative clauses, classroom languaguage
2. 1B Present simple,family, personality adjectives
3. 1C Present continuous, the body, prepositions of place
4. 2A Past simple regular and irregular, holidays
5. 2B Past continuous, preposition of time and place
6. 2C Question with and without auxiliary, music
7. 3A Going to, present continuous (arrangements), look after, for
8. 3B/C Will, won´t p. 33, verbs
9. 3D Review of tenses, verbs + preposition
10. 4A Present perfect, ever/never, Clothes
11. 4B Present perfect , yet, already, just, verb phrases
12. 4C/D Comperatives, time expressions, Superlatives, opposite adjectives, directions
13. Revision, (test)


Students will command the basic vocabulary from general English, the basic grammar rules, they will be able to communicate in everyday life situations, to write both formal and informal letter, fill in a form.

Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences

1 semester, 2 lessons a week

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme ARCHURB Bachelor's

    branch ARCH , 1. year of study, summer semester, 1 credit, compulsory-optional

Type of course unit


Language exercise

26 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer