English for Landscape Architects and Planners

Faculty

Faculty of Agricultural Science and Landscape Architecture

Version

Version 13.0 of 08/06/2019

Code of Module

44B0629

Modulename (german)

English for Landscape Architects and Planners

Study Programmes
  • Landschaftsentwicklung (B.Eng.)
  • Freiraumplanung (B.Eng.)
Level of Module

2

Mission Statement

An English course designed for students who are interested in Landscape Architecture, the environment and environmental issues.

Content

Case study examination of planning and environmental issues. Understanding complex topics presented visually, audibly or in written form. Discussing complex environmental issues. Writing scientifically oriented articles and papers.The above objectives will be supported through study of the English language and its uses within these defined contexts, including:grammar,vocabulary,register anddiscourse.

Learning Outcomes

Knowledge Broadening
The students gain an understanding of discourse and communication with this scientific field. Idea exchange and debate.
Knowledge Deepening
The development and practice of communication skills over various media.
Instrumental Skills and Competences

Communicative Skills and Competences
The students can communicate, present and discuss complex subject-specific topics within an academic context.
Systemic Skills and Competences

Mode of Delivery

Working in small and large groupsIndividual exercisesAutonomous learning

Expected Knowledge and/or Competences

Successfully completed B1 course or placement test result B2 or higher.

Responsible of the Module

Fine, Jonathan

Lecturer(s)

Fine, Jonathan

Credits

5

Concept of Study and Teaching
Workload Dozentengebunden
Std. WorkloadLehrtyp
60Seminare
Workload Dozentenungebunden
Std. WorkloadLehrtyp
30Kleingruppen
30Veranstaltungsvor-/-nachbereitung
30others
Recommended Reading

A range of contemporary sources from online to specifically-designed materials

Graded Exam

Oral Presentation / Seminar Paper

Ungraded Exam

Regular Participation

Duration

1 Term

Module Frequency

Only Winter Term

Language of Instruction

English

 

Contact

Hochschule Osnabrück
University of Applied Sciences
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49076 Osnabrück
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