Foreign Language I (English)

5 ECTS / Semestral / Português
  • Review and deepen basic and intermediate knowledge of the grammatical structure of the English language;
  • Explore the various aspects of vocabulary study, also in order to provide students with a wider knowledge of the language used by the media and the world of culture;
  • Develop skills in the understanding and critical interpretation of gradually more complex texts related to journalistic and literary practice;
  • Develop the technique of translating English texts and the Portuguese version;
  • Develop the ability to produce original texts, both utilitarian and academic;
  • Oral practice;
  • Critically explore the social and cultural world of the English-speaking countries through its representation in the media and in literature;
  • Explore English-speaking literature through the reading of excerpts from works with great impact on Western culture;
  • Show the constant presence of references to Classical Antiquity in the media and in literary works.


Invited Assistant
Licenciada em Humanidades pela Faculdade de Filosofia e Ciências Sociais da Universidade Católica Portuguesa (Centro Regional de Braga) em 1989, onde também…