ENGLISH I

Course Information
TitleΑΓΓΛΙΚΑ / ENGLISH I
Code181
FacultyEngineering
SchoolMechanical Engineering
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
CoordinatorKalliopi Fotiadou
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID20000453

Programme of Study: UPS of School of Mechanical Engineering

Registered students: 192
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
CoreForeign Language116

Class Information
Academic Year2014 – 2015
Class PeriodWinter
Instructors from Other Categories
Weekly Hours6
Class ID
20051755
Type of the Course
  • Scientific Area
  • Skills Development
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Erasmus
The course is offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • English (Instruction, Examination)
Prerequisites
General Prerequisites
Advanced level of knowledge in English.
Learning Outcomes
Understanding technical texts relevant to the specialty of Mechanical Engineering, focusing on the use of scientific and technical terms. Using English in order to cope with general of specific academic situations like, e.g. using English scientific literature, participating in European Educational Programs, etc.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Be critical and self-critical
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
1. The Scientific Attitude Numbers and Mathematics 2. Scientific Method and the Methods of Science Pure and Applied Science 3. Directed Research 4. Mechanisms 5. Forces in Engineering 6. Mechanical Engineering 7. Metal Fatigue 8. Aluminium 9. Radioactivity 10. Electricity Circuit Elements Magnetohydrodynamic (MHD) Generation 11. Home Heating and Air Conditioning 12. Refrigeration 13. Aerodynamics 14. Pumps 15. Thermodynamics Conversion of heat to work by power cycles Further Reading
Keywords
English, Technical Terminology
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Interactive excersises
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures
Total
Student Assessment
Description
Classroom participation Written examination
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Summative)
  • Written Exam with Problem Solving (Formative)
Last Update
07-05-2015