English for Science Communication

Code UE : US412X

  • Cours + travaux pratiques
  • 10 crédits

Responsable national

Marie-Laure MAHAUT

Responsable opérationnel

Claire MARION

Public et conditions d'accès

- Avoir validé la 1e année de Bachelor Océanographe-Prospecteur

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- Par VAE/VES

Objectifs pédagogiques

To improve students' oral and written command of English for scientific study
To enhance students ability to read and interpret academic material
To develop students' communicative skills
To develop scientific writing skills

Compétences visées

Effectively communicate at a level of English appropriate for scientific study at a British university
Read and construct texts in an academic style as well as participate in seminars.
Demonstrate experience in working as part of a team through the medium of English by producing group reports and presentations.

Contenu

The module provides an opportunity for students to gain support and practice in using English in an academic context with specific reference to scientific studies. It provides them with the skills to operate accurately and confidently as independent learners and in teamwork situations. It includes:
Techniques for, and practice of, formal group presentations and independent learning
Techniques, lexis and conventions of scientific discourse
Structures and lexis appropriate to understanding academic texts
Compositional and layout skills appropriate to academic study
Exposure to a variety of aural texts
Grammar analysis

Modalité d'évaluation

Assessment Criteria
Presentation (CW) 1
Essay 1

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    Cnam-Intechmer
    Boulevard de collignon BP324
    50103 Cherbourg Cedex
    Tel :02 33 88 73 40
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    Enseignement non programmé en 2017/2018