English - Introduction to English Pronunciation
This module handbook serves to describe contents, learning outcome, methods and examination type as well as linking to current dates for courses and module examination in the respective sections.
Module version of WS 2015/6 (current)
There are historic module descriptions of this module. A module description is valid until replaced by a newer one.
Whether the module’s courses are offered during a specific semester is listed in the section Courses, Learning and Teaching Methods and Literature below.
|available module versions|
|WS 2015/6||WS 2012/3|
SZ0417 is a semester module in English language at Bachelor’s level and Master’s level which is offered irregularly.
This Module is included in the following catalogues within the study programs in physics.
- Catalogue of language courses as soft-skill courses
|Total workload||Contact hours||Credits (ECTS)|
|90 h||30 h||3 CP|
Content, Learning Outcome and Preconditions
We will also work on aspects of pronunciation related to students’ first language, such as specific transfer issues from e.g. Chinese/German/Spanish/etc. We will also briefly examine some of the different varieties of spoken English (including US Englishes, Australian Englishes, British Englishes, etc.).
Courses, Learning and Teaching Methods and Literature
Courses and Schedule
|SE||2||English - Introduction to English Pronunciation B2||Burger, D.||dates in groups||
Learning and Teaching Methods
Description of exams and course work
The homework assignments and exams allow students to demonstrate comprehension of learned features of English pronunciation and to assess levels of improvement in recognizing and producing them in various learning and communicative contexts.