HVD144 Basic Grammar Course

Code HVD144
Name Basic Grammar Course
Status Compulsory/Courses of Limited Choice; Courses of Free Choice
Level and type Undergraduate Studies, Professional
Field of study Languages
Academic staff Larisa Iļinska, Oksana Ivanova, Inese Kočote, Alīna Vagele-Kricina, Tatjana Smirnova, Džefrijs Č Grīnvalds, Irina Makarova, Diāna Rūpniece
Credit points 5.0 (7.5 ECTS)
Parts 2
Annotation Acquisition of basic English grammar skills by applying them in written and oral speech (in reports, conversations, summaries, essays). Knowledge of English grammar is acquired through the study of theory and practical drills..
Goals and objectives
of the course in terms
of competences and skills
The aim of the course: to acquire basic English grammar skills applying them in written and oral speech. Objectives of the course: 1) to develop students’ knowledge and skills on the basis of the existing knowledge and skills; 2) to acquire theoretical knowledge in practical English grammar 3) to learn the most important grammatical notions to be able to use them appropriately
Learning outcomes
and assessment
Students are able to recognize and apply in practice theoretical content of definite grammar rules in oral and written speech. - Assessment: 3 tests, exam.
Students are able to formulate, compare, and classify the most important grammar concepts. - Assessment: 3 tests, exam.
Students are able to evaluate independently knowledge and skills in practical grammar acquired, analyzing and solving existing individual problems. - Assessment: 3 tests, exam. Evaluation: tests – tested/not tested; exam – according to 10 grade scale
Course prerequisites English language skills at B2 level according to CEFR

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