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Course code: Valo1936
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Credit pointsECTS creditsTotal contact hoursNumber of hours for seminars and practical assignmentsIndependent study hours
23323248
Course abstract:
The course is intended for students of law and social sciences. It aims at developing the students’ skills of dealing with German legal language in legal discourse, including media texts on legal topics (in newspapers, on the internet, on the radio and on TV). Practical exercises cover constitutional, European and civil law as well as their representation in the media. These exercises develop the students’ receptive skills (reading and listening) as well as their productive abilities (writing and presenting legal texts). The course is devoted to the specific linguistic characteristics of legal language (technical terms and syntactical features such as sentences in the subjunctive), and it discusses different types of legal and journalistic texts (contracts, laws, verdicts, newspaper articles, radio and TV reports).
Course code: PolZT000
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Faculty of Social Sciences
Credit pointsECTS creditsTotal contact hoursNumber of hours for lecturesNumber of hours for seminars and practical assignmentsIndependent study hours
4664323296
Course abstract:
The aim of the course is to provide analysis of the governance methods and instruments in the public management in the EU countries. The course is designed to explain all main public management methods and to provide the insight in the main management guidelines. The course will focus on multi-level governance and different types of governance applied in EU countries.
Course code: ValoT006
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Faculty of Humanities
Total contact hoursNumber of hours for seminars and practical assignmentsIndependent study hours
5656-56
Course abstract:
The course is meant for those learners who have already acquired one foreign language or who want to refresh their forgotten language skills and start learning the English language anew. By emphasizing the most essential, the learners acquire the basic grammar structures in a social and cultural context by means of authentic informative and literary texts, as well as audio and video recordings. The course reinforces the acquired grammar material, builds up the learners’ vocabulary and develops all four language skills.
Course code: ValoT023
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Faculty of Humanities
Total contact hoursNumber of hours for seminars and practical assignmentsIndependent study hours
5656-56
Course abstract:
The course aims at developing the learners’ communicative competence, by providing them with extensive, systematic and well-integrated practice in all four language skills necessary for successful communication in both oral and written forms of the language. The learning of grammar and lexis is balanced with practice in communicative language use and attention to details of spelling and pronunciation. The course also provides varied communicative practice involving the use of language functions and sociolinguistic features such as polite expressions appropriate to formal and informal social contexts.
Course code: ValoT024
Structural unit:
Faculty of Humanities
Total contact hoursNumber of hours for seminars and practical assignmentsIndependent study hours
5656-56
Course abstract:
The grammatical, lexical and functional content of the course is targeted specifically to meet adult learners’ needs to become operational in a variety of practical situations. The grammar themes build on the grammar the learners’ have already studied by revising, consolidating and expanding them. The topics and functional exponents, selected for their high frequency and usefulness for common everyday situations, enable the learners to increase their confidence, accuracy and fluency in English.
Course code: ValoT007
Structural unit:
Faculty of Humanities
Total contact hoursNumber of hours for seminars and practical assignmentsIndependent study hours
5656-56
Course abstract:
The course is intended for intermediate level learners to develop confidence, fluency and accuracy in the English language. The objective of the course is to reinforce and further develop the learners’ knowledge of English grammar through continuous participation in various grammar tasks. It also aims at expanding the learners’ vocabulary, which will be achieved through topic-based vocabulary lessons covering a range of topics related to many aspect of learners’ daily life and interests, thus stimulating them to talk and form opinions while expressing them in the target language.
Course code: SociT004
Structural unit:
Faculty of Social Sciences
Credit pointsECTS creditsTotal contact hoursNumber of hours for lecturesNumber of hours for seminars and practical assignments
34.5481830
Course abstract:
The aim of the study course is to introduce the students to the theories on groups, their dynamics, the roles in groups and the principles of group supervision. The aim of the seminars is to train the students in leading group supervision, using various group leadership models; this includes Balint, self-reflection groups, and colleague consultation methods.
Course code: SpoZT006
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LU Centre of Indian Studies and Culture
Credit pointsECTS creditsTotal contact hoursNumber of hours for seminars and practical assignmentsIndependent study hours
46646496
Course abstract:
The course brings skills and practical knowledge of the basic principles of Yoga teachings, providing insight into education of balance of health, athletic features and mind. The main purpose of the first level program, when getting to know Ha-Tha Yoga, is to train students to do regular practice of asanas, pranayama and meditation techniques, thus advancing the maintenance system of their health. Students learn the Sun Salutation (Surya Namaskar), the sequence of inverted asanas, twisting asanas, balancing asanas, bandhas, techniques of pranayama, methods of meditation, relaxation etc.
Course code: SpoZT007
Structural unit:
LU Centre of Indian Studies and Culture
Credit pointsECTS creditsTotal contact hoursNumber of hours for seminars and practical assignmentsIndependent study hours
46646496
Course abstract:
The course provides the training load required to practitioners strengthening and developing their theoretical knowledge of the practical Hatha methods of yoga culture. The purpose of the program is to exercise and practice asanas (physical and energetic states), pranayama (the control of breath and energy flow) and meditation techniques. The most important asanas, bandhas, techniques of pranayama, methods of meditation and relaxation etc., will be developed during the practice according to the requirements of every student’s individual condition. The more advanced combinations will be taught, based on the fundamental combinations acquired in the Level 1 course. They will be adjusted to the abilities of every practitioner.
Course code: PedaT134
Structural unit:
Faculty of Education, Psychology and Art
Total contact hoursNumber of hours for lecturesNumber of hours for seminars and practical assignmentsIndependent study hours
1688-16
Course abstract:
The goal of the study course is to give students knowledge and skills about the possibilities of implementation of health education in school, also in the context of social sciences’ subject. Content of the course includes issues like different approaches to the implementation of health education, teaching process (content, teaching methods, teaching methodological aids and materials, the use of IT), development of tests and evaluation.
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