Course title Professional English II
Course code ValoP050
Credit points 2.5
ECTS creditpoints 3.75
Total Hours in Course 100
There is no prerequisite knowledge required for this course
Course abstract
The course is aimed at the acquisition of knowledge and skills in professional foreign language studies with the purpose of extending the students professional qualifications and improving the student’s communication skills with foreign students and specialists. The programme envisages the mastering of language skills in various forms and levels of communication.
Compulsory reading
1. Killers, V.K. Latviešu-angļu ilustrētā būvniecības terminu vārdnīca. Avots, 2002.
2. Cormack, M.B. The First Book of Stones, New York 1988.
3. Cullen, G. Townscape, N.Y., 1991. 4. English for Technical Colleges, Zvaigzne, 1991.
Further reading
1. Hammond, P. The Tower of London. London 1987
2. Bruģis, D. Historisma pilis Latvijā. Sorosa fonds, 1996.
3. North Russian Architecture, Moscow, 1988. 4. Vides Zinības (angļu-latviešu skaidrojošā vārdnīca). Rīga 2000.
Periodicals and other sources
1. Ekoloģiskā būvniecība
2. Būvniecība
3. Būvniecība Latvijā 4. Civil Engineering