english for biology

a course for biology students at the university of crete

ANNOUNCEMENT – 1ST LORE ASSIGNMENT FOR ENGLISH 2 STUDENTS March 31, 2015

Filed under: Uncategorized — englishbiology @ 9:47 am

Write a commentary the length of one to two paragraphs on the topic analysed in the following videos:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bdfoZhpOVf4
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=likCE-CBM_U

Kindly note that features of formality, complexity and hedging should be incorporated (see relevant link below):

http://www.uefap.com/writing/writfram.htm

 

The Instructor

Maria Koutraki

 

 

 

ANNOUNCEMENT – 1ST LORE ASSIGNMENT (For English 4)

Filed under: Uncategorized — englishbiology @ 9:28 am

Today – March 31, 2015

Class: Task for ‘Discussion’
12:00am – 11:59pm · UOC · Lab
Expand the following paragraph into an essay:
[…Viruses are important to biologists for several reasons. They are the simplest form of life. Indeed they are so simple that they exist on the borderline between the living and the inanimate, non-biological world. Viruses also reveal much about more complex biological entities including cells because viral replication is governed by the same principles that govern the lives of cells. Finally, viruses are responsible for many human diseases including influenza and AIDS. …]
 

ANNOUNCEMENT – ENGLISH 2 & 4 March 20, 2015

Filed under: Uncategorized — englishbiology @ 11:42 am

On Monday, 23/03/2015, lectures in English 2 (11.00 – 12.00) & English 4 (12.00 – 14.00) will be cancelled.

They will be tranferred on Thursday, 26/03/2015, (10.00 – 12.00 for English 4 & 13.00 – 14.00 for English 2), room Γ.

The Instructor

Maria Koutraki

 

ANNOUNCEMENT – ENGLISH 4 March 12, 2015

Filed under: Uncategorized — englishbiology @ 10:52 am
 
The English 4 supplementary notes on paragraph structuring are in the Library of the University. You need to photocopy and have them with you from tomorrow on in all of our lectures.
 
The Instructor
Maria Koutraki
 

ANNOUNCEMENT – ENGLISH 2 & 4 March 9, 2015

Filed under: Uncategorized — englishbiology @ 12:04 pm

Here are the detailed tables fo your marks in English 1 and 3 , Fall Semester 2014-2015:

 

English 1 -2014-2015-reg.no

 

English 3 2014-2015-reg.no

 

The Instructor

Maria Koutaki

 

ANNOUNCEMENT ENGLISH 4 March 2, 2015

Filed under: Uncategorized — englishbiology @ 8:28 am

Today’s lesson in English 4 (12.00 – 14.00) will take place in Amphitheatre B an hour later, that is, 13.00 – 15.00.

The Instructor

Maria Koutraki

 

ANNOUNCEMENT – ENGLISH 4 February 16, 2015

Filed under: Uncategorized — englishbiology @ 10:41 am

Today there will be no lesson because of the library seminar attended by the instructor, too.  On 02/03/2015  – when the 2nd library seminar takes place – there will be a regular lesson.

The Instructor

Maria Koutraki

 

 
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