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1. General information
Course:
TECHNICAL ENGLISH FOR MINING
Code:
19541
Type:
CORE COURSE
ECTS credits:
6
Degree:
384 - MINING AND ENERGY ENGINEERING DEGREE
Academic year:
2020-21
Center:
106 - SCHOOL OF MINING AND INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING
Group(s):
52  51 
Year:
3
Duration:
First quarter
Main language:
English
Second language:
Use of additional languages:
English Friendly:
N
Web site:
Bilingual:
N
Lecturer: MARIA ANGELES CARRASCO GARCIA - Group(s): 52  51 
Building/Office
Department
Phone number
Email
Office hours
Störr
FILOLOGÍA MODERNA
926264007
angeles.carrasco@uclm.es

2. Pre-Requisites
Not established
3. Justification in the curriculum, relation to other subjects and to the profession
Not established
4. Degree competences achieved in this course
Course competences
Code Description
A18 Capacity to write and elaborate technical texts Capacity to develop works in an international and multilingual environment
CB01 Prove that they have acquired and understood knowledge in a subject area that derives from general secondary education and is appropriate to a level based on advanced course books, and includes updated and cutting-edge aspects of their field of knowledge.
CB02 Apply their knowledge to their job or vocation in a professional manner and show that they have the competences to construct and justify arguments and solve problems within their subject area.
CT00 To promote respect and promotion of Human Rights as well as global access principles and design for everybody according to the 10th final order of the Law 51/2003 of December 2nd¿ about equal opportunities, non-discrimination and universal accessibility for people with disabilities.
CT01 To master a foreign language, B1 level following the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.
CT03 Capacity for written and oral communication skills.
5. Objectives or Learning Outcomes
Course learning outcomes
Description
The student will be able to write and compose technical texts in English ,related to his/her field of study
The student will be able to work in a multilingual environment
The studet will be competent in the B1 level of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.
The student will be able to perform well in spoken English. He or she will be able to defend oral presentations and assignments
Additional outcomes
Not established.
6. Units / Contents
  • Unit 1:
    • Unit 1.1:
    • Unit 1.2:
    • Unit 1.3:
  • Unit 2:
    • Unit 2.1:
  • Unit 3:
    • Unit 3.1:
  • Unit 4:
    • Unit 4.1:
  • Unit 5:
    • Unit 5.1:
  • Unit 6:
    • Unit 6.1:
  • Unit 7:
    • Unit 7.1:
  • Unit 8:
    • Unit 8.1:
  • Unit 9:
    • Unit 9.1:
  • Unit 10:
    • Unit 10.1:
    • Unit 10.2:
7. Activities, Units/Modules and Methodology

All training activities will be recoverable, in other words, there must be an alternative evaluation test that allows to reassess the acquisition of the same skills in the ordinary, extraordinary and special call for completion. If exceptionally, the evaluation of any of the training activities cannot be recovered, it must be specified in the description and be expressly authorized by the department.

Training Activity Methodology Related Competences ECTS Hours As Com Description
Class Attendance (theory) [ON-SITE] Combination of methods A18 CB01 CB02 CT00 CT01 CT03 0.5 12.5 N N
Workshops or seminars [ON-SITE] Group Work A18 CB01 CB02 CT00 CT01 CT03 0.4 10 Y Y
Writing of reports or projects [OFF-SITE] Guided or supervised work A18 CB01 CB02 CT00 CT01 CT03 0.8 20 Y Y
Laboratory practice or sessions [ON-SITE] Practical or hands-on activities A18 CB01 CB02 CT00 CT01 CT03 0.5 12.5 N N
Individual tutoring sessions [ON-SITE] Combination of methods A18 CB01 CB02 CT00 CT01 CT03 0.2 5 N N
Study and Exam Preparation [OFF-SITE] Self-study A18 CB01 CB02 CT00 CT01 CT03 2.8 70 N N
Final test [ON-SITE] Combination of methods A18 CB01 CB02 CT00 CT01 CT03 0.8 20 Y Y
Total: 6 150
Total credits of in-class work: 2.4 Total class time hours: 60
Total credits of out of class work: 3.6 Total hours of out of class work: 90

As: Assessable training activity
Com: Training activity of compulsory overcoming (It will be essential to overcome both continuous and non-continuous assessment).

8. Evaluation criteria and Grading System
Evaluation System Continuous assessment Non-continuous evaluation * Description
Oral presentations assessment 25.00% 25.00%
Final test 50.00% 50.00%
Theoretical papers assessment 25.00% 25.00%
Total: 100.00% 100.00%  
According to art. 6 of the UCLM Student Evaluation Regulations, it must be provided to students who cannot regularly attend face-to-face training activities the passing of the subject, having the right (art. 13.2) to be globally graded, in 2 annual calls per subject , an ordinary and an extraordinary one (evaluating 100% of the competences).

Evaluation criteria for the final exam:
  • Continuous assessment:
    Evaluation criteria not defined
  • Non-continuous evaluation:
    Evaluation criteria not defined

Specifications for the resit/retake exam:
Evaluation criteria not defined
Specifications for the second resit / retake exam:
Evaluation criteria not defined
9. Assignments, course calendar and important dates
Not related to the syllabus/contents
Hours hours
Final test [PRESENCIAL][Combination of methods] 1

Unit 1 (de 10):
Activities Hours
Class Attendance (theory) [PRESENCIAL][Combination of methods] 1
Workshops or seminars [PRESENCIAL][Group Work] 1
Writing of reports or projects [AUTÓNOMA][Guided or supervised work] 2
Laboratory practice or sessions [PRESENCIAL][Practical or hands-on activities] 1
Individual tutoring sessions [PRESENCIAL][Combination of methods] .5
Study and Exam Preparation [AUTÓNOMA][Self-study] 8
Group 50:
Initial date: 23/01/2016 End date: 31/01/2016
Group 52:
Initial date: 23/01/2016 End date:
Group 53:
Initial date: 23/01/2016 End date:

Unit 2 (de 10):
Activities Hours
Class Attendance (theory) [PRESENCIAL][Combination of methods] 1
Workshops or seminars [PRESENCIAL][Group Work] 1
Writing of reports or projects [AUTÓNOMA][Guided or supervised work] 2
Laboratory practice or sessions [PRESENCIAL][Practical or hands-on activities] 1
Individual tutoring sessions [PRESENCIAL][Combination of methods] .5
Study and Exam Preparation [AUTÓNOMA][Self-study] 5
Final test [PRESENCIAL][Combination of methods] 2
Group 50:
Initial date: 01/02/2016 End date: 08/02/2016
Group 52:
Initial date: 01/02/2016 End date:
Group 53:
Initial date: 01/02/2016 End date:

Unit 3 (de 10):
Activities Hours
Class Attendance (theory) [PRESENCIAL][Combination of methods] 1
Workshops or seminars [PRESENCIAL][Group Work] 1
Writing of reports or projects [AUTÓNOMA][Guided or supervised work] 2
Laboratory practice or sessions [PRESENCIAL][Practical or hands-on activities] 1
Individual tutoring sessions [PRESENCIAL][Combination of methods] .5
Study and Exam Preparation [AUTÓNOMA][Self-study] 10
Final test [PRESENCIAL][Combination of methods] 2
Group 50:
Initial date: 11/02/2016 End date: 15/02/2016
Group 52:
Initial date: 11/02/2016 End date: 07/06/2018
Group 53:
Initial date: 11/02/2016 End date:

Unit 4 (de 10):
Activities Hours
Class Attendance (theory) [PRESENCIAL][Combination of methods] 1
Workshops or seminars [PRESENCIAL][Group Work] 1
Writing of reports or projects [AUTÓNOMA][Guided or supervised work] 2
Laboratory practice or sessions [PRESENCIAL][Practical or hands-on activities] 1
Individual tutoring sessions [PRESENCIAL][Combination of methods] 1
Study and Exam Preparation [AUTÓNOMA][Self-study] 10
Final test [PRESENCIAL][Combination of methods] 2
Group 50:
Initial date: 18/02/2016 End date: 22/02/2016
Group 52:
Initial date: 18/02/2016 End date:
Group 53:
Initial date: 18/02/2016 End date:

Unit 5 (de 10):
Activities Hours
Class Attendance (theory) [PRESENCIAL][Combination of methods] 1
Workshops or seminars [PRESENCIAL][Group Work] 1
Writing of reports or projects [AUTÓNOMA][Guided or supervised work] 2
Laboratory practice or sessions [PRESENCIAL][Practical or hands-on activities] 1
Individual tutoring sessions [PRESENCIAL][Combination of methods] .5
Study and Exam Preparation [AUTÓNOMA][Self-study] 10
Final test [PRESENCIAL][Combination of methods] 2
Group 50:
Initial date: 12/03/2016 End date: 19/03/2016
Group 52:
Initial date: 12/03/2016 End date:
Group 53:
Initial date: 12/03/2016 End date:

Unit 6 (de 10):
Activities Hours
Class Attendance (theory) [PRESENCIAL][Combination of methods] 2
Workshops or seminars [PRESENCIAL][Group Work] 1
Writing of reports or projects [AUTÓNOMA][Guided or supervised work] 2
Laboratory practice or sessions [PRESENCIAL][Practical or hands-on activities] 2
Study and Exam Preparation [AUTÓNOMA][Self-study] 7
Final test [PRESENCIAL][Combination of methods] 3.5
Group 50:
Initial date: 25/03/2016 End date: 29/03/2016
Group 52:
Initial date: 25/03/2016 End date:
Group 53:
Initial date: 25/03/2016 End date:

Unit 7 (de 10):
Activities Hours
Class Attendance (theory) [PRESENCIAL][Combination of methods] 1
Workshops or seminars [PRESENCIAL][Group Work] 1
Writing of reports or projects [AUTÓNOMA][Guided or supervised work] 2
Laboratory practice or sessions [PRESENCIAL][Practical or hands-on activities] 1
Individual tutoring sessions [PRESENCIAL][Combination of methods] .5
Study and Exam Preparation [AUTÓNOMA][Self-study] 2.5
Final test [PRESENCIAL][Combination of methods] 2
Group 50:
Initial date: 07/05/2016 End date: 14/05/2016
Group 52:
Initial date: 07/05/2016 End date:
Group 53:
Initial date: 07/05/2016 End date:

Unit 8 (de 10):
Activities Hours
Class Attendance (theory) [PRESENCIAL][Combination of methods] 1
Workshops or seminars [PRESENCIAL][Group Work] 1
Writing of reports or projects [AUTÓNOMA][Guided or supervised work] 2
Laboratory practice or sessions [PRESENCIAL][Practical or hands-on activities] 1
Individual tutoring sessions [PRESENCIAL][Combination of methods] .5
Study and Exam Preparation [AUTÓNOMA][Self-study] 2.5
Final test [PRESENCIAL][Combination of methods] 2
Group 50:
Initial date: 15/04/2016 End date: 19/04/2016
Group 52:
Initial date: 15/04/2016 End date:
Group 53:
Initial date: 15/04/2016 End date:

Unit 9 (de 10):
Activities Hours
Class Attendance (theory) [PRESENCIAL][Combination of methods] 1
Workshops or seminars [PRESENCIAL][Group Work] 1
Writing of reports or projects [AUTÓNOMA][Guided or supervised work] 2
Laboratory practice or sessions [PRESENCIAL][Practical or hands-on activities] 1
Individual tutoring sessions [PRESENCIAL][Combination of methods] .5
Study and Exam Preparation [AUTÓNOMA][Self-study] 2.5
Final test [PRESENCIAL][Combination of methods] 1.5
Group 50:
Initial date: 29/04/2016 End date: 10/05/2016
Group 52:
Initial date: 29/04/2016 End date:
Group 53:
Initial date: 29/04/2016 End date:

Unit 10 (de 10):
Activities Hours
Class Attendance (theory) [PRESENCIAL][Combination of methods] 2.5
Workshops or seminars [PRESENCIAL][Group Work] 1
Writing of reports or projects [AUTÓNOMA][Guided or supervised work] 2
Laboratory practice or sessions [PRESENCIAL][Practical or hands-on activities] 2.5
Individual tutoring sessions [PRESENCIAL][Combination of methods] .5
Study and Exam Preparation [AUTÓNOMA][Self-study] 12.5
Final test [PRESENCIAL][Combination of methods] 2
Group 52:
Initial date: 12/03/2016 End date:
Group 53:
Initial date: 12/03/2016 End date:

Global activity
Activities hours
10. Bibliography and Sources
Author(s) Title Book/Journal Citv Publishing house ISBN Year Description Link Catálogo biblioteca
A concise handbook of mathematics, physics, and engineering CRC Press 978-1-4398-0639-5 2011 Ficha de la biblioteca
Collins cobuild english language dictionary HarperCollins Publishers 0-00-375021-3 1987 Ficha de la biblioteca
Aitken, Rosemary. Help with Grammar. Heinemann 1993  
Alexander L.G Longman Advanced Grammar Practice. Longman. 1999  
Allene, Tuck. Oxford Dictionary of Business English. Oxford University Press 1993  
Chapman E. English Grammar and Exercises Longman 1999  
Díaz Pietro, Petra Glosario de Términos Mineros, Inglés-Español. Ed. Universidad de León. 1995  
Eastwood, John A Basic English grammar : exercises / Oxford University Press, 0-19-432941-0 1987 Ficha de la biblioteca
Forsyth, Will and Lavender Sue. Grammar Practive Activities. Cambridge University Press 1988  
Holtz, Robert D. An introduction to geotechnical engineering Prentice-Hall 0-13484394-0 1981 Ficha de la biblioteca
Oliver, Steve English for global industries : oil and gas : a study and pr Garnet Education, 978-1-85964-506-2 2010 Ficha de la biblioteca



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