1st semester

Course: English I

Description:

Course title

English I

Course code

ΜΚ7

Course type

Compulsory

Course level

Undergraduate (first cycle)

Year of studies

1st  

Semester

1st

ECTS Credits

2

URL

eclass.uowm.gr/courses/ICTE231

Hours per week

2

Course content

Introduction to the scientific terminology of computer and telecommunications engineering. Comprehension and writing of scientific texts. Enhancement of oral skills. Content: hardware and software of computer systems, programming languages, networks and theoretical foundations of computer science.  

Expected 
learning outcomes and competences to be acquired

Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able:

  • to understand and assimilate information and technical terms from English-speaking sources relevant to their field of study, to exercise constructive criticism on the above,
  • to assess the peculiarity and writing methods of technical-scientific texts,
  • to redact technical-scientific texts,
  • to orally express their opinions and to make oral presentations on technical issues particularly with the use of tools such as PowerPoint, openoffice etc
  • to redact their documents and presentations making proper use of bibliographic sources (e.g. text or presentation structures, references in the text and in the bibliography).

Prerequisites

None

Teaching methods

Lectures

Assessment methods

Assignments – group projects (30%), final exam (70%)

Language of instruction

English

Recommended bibliography

[1]        Κουτσογιάννη Ευαγγελία, English for Electronics and Telecommunications, Έκδοση: 2/2009, ΣΥΓΧΡΟΝΗ ΕΚΔΟΤΙΚΗ ΕΠΕ.



Lecturer: Dimoylas Dimos