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FH-Prof.in Mag.a Dr.in Andrea Zimpernik

Leiterin Language Center
Lehre und Forschung


T: +43 1 606 68 77-6171
F: +43 1 606 68 77-6179

Raum: C.1.19
Favoritenstraße 226
1100 Wien


Lehrveranstaltungen 2017/18

Bauen und Gestalten

> Advanced Business English 2 VO
Bauingenieurwesen-Baumanagementmore

Advanced Business English 2 VO

Vortragende: BA Anja Christensen, BA, Christina Metz, BA, MEd, FH-Prof.in Mag.a Dr.in Andrea Zimpernik

1 SWS
1 ECTS

Lehrinhalte

Business & Construction Topics:

1: Film input: domes
Vocabulary: terminology relating to dome construction
Skills: understanding authentic film material; explaining construction challenges; researching and presenting information

2: Construction Law
Vocabulary: legal terminology (contracts, employment law, accident law, arbitration)
Skills: giving basic advice on legal issues regarding construction projects understanding and summarizing texts on legal issues, commenting on legal cases

3: Competition: Market Leader unit 12 & worksheets
Grammar: idiomatic language: phrasal verbs; passives
Skills: Expressing opinions, negotiating (diplomatic language)

4: Writing abstracts: worksheets
Skills: writing for academic purposes: identifying structure in texts; paragraph structure

Prüfungsmodus

Assessment:

Note that each element that makes up your mark MUST be positive

Test (90 mins): 50%

Classroom performance: 30%

Research project: 20%


Grading scheme:

0 - 59 %Grade 5
61 - 70%Grade 4
71 - 80%Grade 3
81 - 90%Grade 2
91 - 100%Grade 1

Lehr- und Lernmethode

Lecture, role plays, pair work, group work, discussions, research project, film input

Sprache

Englisch

> Advanced Business English 2 VO
Bauingenieurwesen-Baumanagementmore

Advanced Business English 2 VO

Vortragende: BA Anja Christensen, BA, Barry Jenkins, BSc (Hons), FH-Prof.in Mag.a Dr.in Andrea Zimpernik

1 SWS
1 ECTS

Lehrinhalte

Business and Construction Topics

1: Construction Law
Grammar: legal terminology
Skills: summarizing texts on legal issues; presenting / explaining legal cases & issues
2: Film input: domes
Vocabulary: dome construction vocabulary
Skills: listening for gist and for detail; researching and presenting information

3: Competition: Market Leader unit 12, & worksheets
Grammar: idiomatic language: phrasal verbs; passives
Skills: Expressing opinions, negotiating (diplomatic language)

4: Writing abstracts: worksheets
Skills: writing for academic purposes: identifying structure in texts; paragraph structure

Prüfungsmodus

Assessment:

Note that each element that makes up your mark MUST be positive

Test (90 mins): 50%

Classroom performance: 20%

Distance learning: 30%


Grading scheme:

0 - 59%Grade 5
60 - 70%Grade 4
71 - 80%Grade 3
81 - 90%Grade 2
91 - 100%Grade 1

Lehr- und Lernmethode

• Lecture, role plays, pair work, group work, webquests, discussions

• Distance learning: presentations

Sprache

Englisch

> Basics of Business English 2 VO
Bauingenieurwesen-Baumanagementmore

Basics of Business English 2 VO

Vortragende: BA Anja Christensen, BA, Barry Jenkins, BSc (Hons), FH-Prof.in Mag.a Dr.in Andrea Zimpernik

1 SWS
1 ECTS

Lehrinhalte

Business & Construction Topics:

1: Green Building
Grammar: subordinate clauses of result and purpose
Skills: discussing various aspects of green building using relevant vocabulary

2: Cumbria’s First Earth-Sheltered House
Skills: assessing challenges of a green building project; writing texts from key words;

3: Human Resources/ applying for a job
Skills: writing a covering letter and a CV, successful job interviews

4: Health and Safety on a Construction Site
Skills: describing risks and hazards; understanding safety regulations

Prüfungsmodus

Test 50%
Distance learning 30%
Classroom Performance 20%

Lehr- und Lernmethode

Seminar: lecture, group work, pair work, discussions, role plays, film input
Distance Learning

Sprache

Englisch

> Basics of Business English 2 VO
Bauingenieurwesen-Baumanagementmore

Basics of Business English 2 VO

Vortragende: BA Anja Christensen, BA, Barry Jenkins, BSc (Hons), Christina Metz, BA, MEd, FH-Prof.in Mag.a Dr.in Andrea Zimpernik

1 SWS
1 ECTS

Lehrinhalte

Business & Construction Topics:

1: Green Building
Grammar: subordinate clauses of result and purpose
Skills: discussing various aspects of green building using relevant vocabulary

2: Cumbria’s First Earth-Sheltered House
Grammar: talking about the future
Skills: assessing challenges of a green building project; writing texts from key words

3: Human Resources/ applying for a job:
Skills: writing a covering letter and a CV, successful job interviews

4: Health and Safety on a Construction Site
Skills: describing risks and hazards; understanding safety regulations

Prüfungsmodus

•Test 50%
•Classroom Performance 30%
•Research Project 20%

Lehr- und Lernmethode

Seminar: lecture, group work, pair work, discussions, role plays, research project, film input

Sprache

Englisch

Gesundheitswissenschaften

> Medical English UE
Biomedizinische Analytikmore

Medical English UE

Vortragende: Dr. Mark Brownlow, Barry Jenkins, BSc (Hons), FH-Prof.in Mag.a Dr.in Andrea Zimpernik

1 SWS
1 ECTS

Lehrinhalte

Fachvokabular Beruf, Labor, Medizin. Sensibilisierung auf Internationalität und Klarheit bei der Kommunikation in einer Fremdsprache.

Prüfungsmodus

Details in der LV

Lehr- und Lernmethode

Vorwiegend Kurzvorträge, Arbeitsblätter, Kleingruppenarbeit, Selbststudium, Lesen, Ausbesserung und Diskussion fachbezogener Texte, Verfassen von Texten.

Sprache

Englisch

> Medizinisches Englisch 1 ILV
Orthoptikmore

Medizinisches Englisch 1 ILV

Vortragende: Barry Jenkins, BSc (Hons), FH-Prof.in Mag.a Dr.in Andrea Zimpernik

2 SWS
2 ECTS

Lehrinhalte

Getting to know each other
• Grammar: speaking hypothetically, conditional clauses, comparisons
• Skills: speaking about character traits

Writing in English
• Skills: structuring a formal report and an abstract
• Vocabulary: connectors and linking phrases

What is Orthoptics? What do Orthoptists do?
• Skills: discussing career prospects; explaining specialist vocabulary; understanding authentic film material; talking about the job (responsibilities, fields of specialisation, service provided)
• Vocabulary: relevant terminology; idiomatic phrases

The body
oParts of the body
oFunctions of the body
oThe eye
oDiseases and minor illnesses
oInternal organs

• Skills: explaining medical vocabulary; word formation

Patient communication
oTaking a history
oGiving information
oSuggesting / giving advice
oExamining a patient
oDiscussing treatment
oCounselling
oEmpathetic communication
• Skills: giving advice; expressing opinions; suggesting & reacting;“mustn’t, needn’t, don’t have to”; describing problems, talking about symptoms; counselling; asking closed and open-ended questions

How we perceive space and colour: film input
• Skills: understanding film input; analysing the sense of sight;describing the position of objects

Prüfungsmodus

continuous assessment

Lehr- und Lernmethode

lecture, role plays, discussions, pair work, group work, distance learning; Prezi activity

Sprache

Englisch

> Presenting in English ILV
Logopädie - Phoniatrie - Audiologiemore

Presenting in English ILV

Vortragende: Barry Jenkins, BSc (Hons), FH-Prof.in Mag.a Dr.in Andrea Zimpernik

0.5 SWS
0.5 ECTS

Lehrinhalte

•Entwicklung einer professionellen Präsentationstechnik
•Gebrauch von Präsentations-Tools
•Diskussion und Beurteilung von Präsentationen

Prüfungsmodus

immanent

Lehr- und Lernmethode

ILV

Sprache

Englisch

Technik

> Presenting in English ILV
Safety and Systems Engineeringmore

Presenting in English ILV

Vortragende: FH-Prof.in Mag.a Dr.in Andrea Zimpernik

1 SWS
4 ECTS

Lehrinhalte

•Planung und Vorbereitung
-Ziele für die Präsentation entwickeln
-Unterschiedliche Präsentationsstile

•Strukturierung
-Aufbau einer (englischen) Präsentation
-Komplexe Sachverhalte verständlich und zielorientiert präsentieren
-Nützliche Phrasen für englische Präsentationen
-Checkliste für Eröffnung und Abschluss


•Umgang mit dem Auditorium
-Rapport herstellen
-Aufmerksamkeit erreichen und halten
-Umgang mit Fragen, Einwänden, Störungen oder Missverständnissen

•Einsatz von Medien
-Körpersprache: Relevanz und Wirkung non-verbaler Kommunikation
-Tipps für Power Point
-Unterschiede bei der Verwendung von Visualisierungshilfen

•Durchführung und Analyse einer Präsentation

Prüfungsmodus

continuous assessment of classroom performance: 50%
presentation: 50%

Lehr- und Lernmethode

continuous assessment of classroom performance; discussions, pair work, team work

Sprache

Englisch

Public Sector

> Business English ILV
Integriertes Risikomanagementmore

Business English ILV

Vortragende: BA Anja Christensen, BA, FH-Prof.in Mag.a Dr.in Andrea Zimpernik

1.5 SWS
3 ECTS

Lehrinhalte

Lesen und Schreiben, Hören, Sprechen auf Englisch

Prüfungsmodus

Modulprüfung
Notenskala (bestanden – nicht bestanden)

Lehr- und Lernmethode

Fernlehre, Präsenzlehrveranstaltung

Sprache

Englisch

> Communicating in English in the contemporary publi...
Public Managementmore

Communicating in English in the contemporary public administrations 2 UE

Vortragende: Messire Steven Ann De Kruijff, FinstSMM MBA, Kelly James, FH-Prof.in Mag.a Dr.in Andrea Zimpernik

2 SWS
2 ECTS

Lehrinhalte

- expressing opinions, researching and presenting information
- building rapport, presenting facts/figures/trends
- the European Union vocabulary
- text comprehension, understanding formal phrases in politics and administration, presenting relevant information
- political terminology, idiomatic phrases for administration, common business collocations, word formation with “talk”, words for participating in international conferences
- understanding news headlines, typical language found in news articles, writing a news article

Prüfungsmodus

Immanenter Prüfungscharakter

Sprache

Englisch

> Wahlpflichtmodul INTE: Intercultural Management SE
Public Managementmore

Wahlpflichtmodul INTE: Intercultural Management SE

Vortragende: Barry Jenkins, BSc (Hons), FH-Prof.in Mag.a Dr.in Andrea Zimpernik

2 SWS
3 ECTS

Lehrinhalte

-Application of various understandings of culture for the purpose of analysis
-Intercultural management as a leadership tool
-Similarities and differences with other concepts (e.g. diversity management)
-Cross-cultural communication and its implicit aspects
-Methods for the acquisition of intercultural competence
-Analyzing case studies with regard to their intercultural implications and deduce effective coping strategies

Prüfungsmodus

Immanenter Prüfungscharakter

Sprache

Englisch


Studiengang

Advanced Nursing Counseling / Complementary Care

Masterlehrgang, berufsbegleitend

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Advanced Nursing Education

Masterlehrgang, berufsbegleitend

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Advanced Nursing Practice

Masterlehrgang, berufsbegleitend

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Bauingenieurwesen - Baumanagement

Bachelorstudium, berufsbegleitend

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Bauingenieurwesen - Baumanagement

Bachelorstudium, Vollzeit

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Diätologie

Bachelorstudium, Vollzeit

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Orthoptik

Bachelorstudium, Vollzeit

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Public Management

Bachelorstudium, berufsbegleitend

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Safety and Systems Engineering

Masterstudium, berufsbegleitend

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Specials

7 Whatchado-Fragen an Andrea Zimpernik

“The freedom to design specialized materials as I see fit”, is the thing, Andrea Zimpernik likes most about her job in the Language Center of FH Campus Wien. Talking about limitations, she points out: “When it comes to having a teaching job here, you have to know that you can’t go on holiday when you want to.”

FH-Prof.in Mag.a Dr.in Andrea Zimpernik
Leiterin Language Center