Syllabus: English for Journalism Level 5

 

Session Topic Session Topic
1 Course Presentation

Introductory class related to journalism and news

13 3B History in the making

Discourse markers 2 (grammar)

Vocabulary: conflict & warfare

2 The language of headlines (general and tabloid papers)

 

14 3B History in the making

Discourse markers 2 (grammar)

Vocabulary: conflict & warfare

3 The language of headlines (general and tabloid papers)

 

15 4A Sounds interesting p36-37

Grammar (speculation & deduction)

 

4 Self portrait unit 1A

Family / personality (vocab)

Have (grammar)

16 Mid-term test
5 Self portrait unit 1A

Family / personality (vocab)

Have (grammar)

 

17 Language of politics and political elections
6 Writing workshop 1 18 Language of politics and political elections
7 Nice work! unit 1B

Work (vocab)

Discourse markers 1 (grammar)

19 4B From cover to cover

Literature and films (vocab)

8 Nice work! unit 1B

Work (vocab)

Discourse markers 1 (grammar)

20 4B From cover to cover

Literature and films (vocab)

9 Do you remember? 2B

Abstract nouns (Vocabulary)

Past (Grammar)

21 Review / Feedback day
10 Do you remember? 2B

Abstract nouns (Vocabulary)

Past (Grammar)

22 5B A material world

Money (vocabulary)

Unreal uses of past tenses (grammar)

11 Interviewing techniques 23 5B A material world

Money (vocabulary)

Unreal uses of past tenses (grammar)

12 Interviewing techniques 24 Revision class