Faculty of Textile Technology
Course: Foreign Language IV A

Teachers in charge M. Sc. Nada Kralj Šercar
Study, Module Textile and Fashion Design - undergraduate, Module Textile Design
Textile and Fashion Design - undergraduate, Module Fashion Design
Course summary 2 (1+1+0)
Knowledge verification oral exam
Lecture type lectures, practice
Exercise type audio practice
Subject content The aim of foreign language teaching at the university is to acquire special words or expressions used in relation to all textile technologies and to use language and grammatical structures of foreign language (English and German) properly. It shall enable students to read and use the textile terminology about basic topics from the field of main textile technologies: spinning, weaving, knitting, finishing, textile care, clothing production and fashion design. Most attention is paid to fashion design. Students shall acquire an appropriate command of Textile and Fashion Design English.
Aim of course Acquisition of written and oral communication, acquisition of the most important language skills: listening, speaking, reading, writing and translating, and language contents: vocabulary, communication patterns, phonological and orthographic features and the most important grammar units connected with technical literature.
Literature necessary for course English: Vuljanić, N., Vuljanić, D.: English for Textile Engineers and Fashion Designers, Zagreb, 2004
German: Horvatić, M., Deutsch fuer Studenten der Textiltechnologie, Teksitlno-tehnološki fakultet Sveučilišta u Zagrebu, 2004
Supplement literature English: Bujas, Ž., Veliki englesko-hrvatski rječnik, Globus, Zagreb, 1999, Filipović, R., An Outline of Englisch Grammar, last editions
German: Uroić, M, Hurm, A., Njemačko-hrvatski rječnik, Školska knjiga, Zagreb, 1996, Medić, I, Kleine deutsche Grammatik,1996, Školska knjiga, Zagreb