English I

2.5 ECTs / Semester / Portuguese

To revise, recycle and consolidate students' existing knowledge of English in order to eliminate inaccuracy in spoken and written work. To extend students' vocabulary and reading skills. To develop students' language awareness in order to aid them to express opinions on a range of media and current affairs themes. To present detailed descriptions on a wide range of subjects. Write fluent and coherent texts on familiar matters. To read and understand English used in the current media (newspapers, the Internet) and complex articles concerned with contemporary problems. To write clearly and explain a well-supported viewpoint on a topical issue. To provide students with the necessary skills to use English both receptively and productively.

Faculty

Assistant Professor
Professor at the FCH – Faculty of Human Sciences, UCP – Catholic University of Portugal since 2001 lecturing English on the Communications Studies undergraduate…
Lecture
Lecturer at the Portuguese Catholic University of Lisbon for more than ten years. She taught French in a French Immersion school in Winnipeg, Canada for a period…
Assistant Professor
A lecturer in the FCH – Faculty of Human Sciences, UCP – the Catholic University of Portugal and researcher at CECC – the Centre of Communication and Cultural…
Assistant Professor
Auxiliary Professor at the FCH – Faculty of Human Sciences, the UCP – Catholic University of Portugal, Researcher at CECC, 2010: FHS-UCP, Lisbon - PhD in…