Autor: Kulińska-Stanek Sandra, Półtorak-Filipowska Alicja
Reading Companion for Students of Architecture by Sandra Kulińska-Stanek and Alicja Półtorak-Filipowska is aimed at students at intermediate and more advanced level of English. It has been designed to teach, practise, consolidate and revise key lexical areas in the language of architecture. It can be used as a self-study book or as supplementary material in class.
In Part I the units for the lower level include Units 1–3. The units meant for the higher level include Units 4–9.
In Part II Building with Earth, Ebeling House (B1+), Picture Window House, Urban Sprawl (B1+) are intended for the lower level while the Units for the higher level include Simple Tricks to Transform the Look of Your Home, Modern Mosque, Journey to the Centre of the Earth (B2+), How Skyscrapers Work and Reading No 8.
Each unit consists of reading part aimed at improving comprehension skills of ESP (English for Specific Purposes), followed by vocabulary practice, with a strong focus communication.