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Learner Career Outcomes

45%

comecei uma nova carreira após concluir estes cursos

34%

consegui um benefício significativo de carreira com este curso

16%

recebi um aumento ou promoção

100% on-line

Comece imediatamente e aprenda em seu próprio cronograma.

Prazos flexíveis

Redefinir os prazos de acordo com sua programação.

Nível iniciante

Aprox. 23 horas para completar

Sugerido: 6 hours/week...

Inglês

Legendas: Inglês

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Semana
1

Semana 1

7 horas para concluir

Unit 1: Is the Earth Getting Warmer?

7 horas para concluir
11 vídeos (Total 46 mín.), 9 leituras, 8 testes
11 videos
Course Overview: Topics, Assessments, Games & Activities4min
Course Overview: Topics, Assessments, Games & Activities Part 24min
Is the Earth Getting Warmer?5min
Language Focus: Previewing Texts6min
Unlockable Achievement 19s
Warming Experiment (Part 1)4min
Warming Experiment (Part 2)5min
Global Warming vs. Climate Change5min
Unlockable Achievement 29s
Language Focus: Comparative Adjectives4min
9 leituras
Overview of the Unit10min
Game 1: Unit 1 Vocabulary Flashcards10min
BASIC: Scientists' Annual Physical of the Planet: Earth's Fever Rises10min
ADVANCED: Scientists' Annual Physical of the Planet: Earth's Fever Rises10min
Warming Experiment Chart10min
BASIC: Climate Change: How Do we Know?10min
ADVANCED: Climate Change: How Do we Know?10min
WMO: Global Warming Happening Faster than Predicted10min
5 Takeaways from the Latest Climate Data10min
7 exercícios práticos
Game 2: Previewing Texts30min
Check Your Understanding: “Scientists’ Annual Physical of the Planet: Earth’s Fever Rises”30min
Check Your Understanding: "Climate Change: How Do we Know?"30min
Game 3: Comparative Adjectives30min
Check Your Understanding: "WMO: Global Warming Happening Faster than Predicted"30min
Game: Review Comparative Adjectives30min
Check Your Understanding: "5 Takeaways from the Latest Climate Data"30min
Semana
2

Semana 2

7 horas para concluir

Unit 2: The Greenhouse Effect

7 horas para concluir
10 vídeos (Total 41 mín.), 8 leituras, 9 testes
10 videos
Greenhouse Gases5min
Unlockable Achievement 39s
Nature's Role in the Greenhouse Effect6min
Language Focus: Present Progressive4min
The Burning of Fossil Fuels6min
Language Focus: Cause and Effect (so, because of, therefore, as a result)4min
Unlockable Achievement 49s
Deforestation and Farming4min
The Disposal of Waste5min
8 leituras
Overview of the Unit10min
Game 1: Unit 2 Vocabulary Flashcards10min
BASIC: A Blanket Around the Earth10min
ADVANCED: A Blanket Around the Earth10min
BASIC: Need Strategies to Clear the Air? Ask a Megacity.10min
ADVANCED: Need Strategies to Clear the Air? Ask a Megacity.10min
A City Drought Caused by Destruction of a Rainforest?10min
Melting of Ice Wedges Adds to Arctic Warming10min
9 exercícios práticos
Check Your Understanding: "A Blanket Around the Earth"30min
Game 2: Match the Greenhouse Gas to its Source30min
Game 3: Present Progressive30min
Unit 2 Assessment 1: Label the Parts of the Greenhouse Effect Diagram30min
Game 4: Cause and Effect30min
Check Your Understanding: "Need Strategies to Clear the Air? Ask a Megacity."30min
Check Your Understanding: "A City Drought Caused by Destruction of a Rainforest?"30min
Game: Review Present Progressive30min
Check Your Understanding: "Melting of Ice Wedges Adds to Arctic Warming"30min
2 horas para concluir

Unit 2: The Greenhouse Effect: Lesson Choices

2 horas para concluir
1 vídeo (Total mín.), 2 leituras, 2 testes
1 vídeos
2 leituras
Unit 2 Assessment 2: Speaking and Recording Instructions10min
Unit 2 Assessment 2: Written option Instructions10min
Semana
3

Semana 3

6 horas para concluir

The Impacts of Climate Change on our World

6 horas para concluir
11 vídeos (Total 45 mín.), 8 leituras, 8 testes
11 videos
Hurricanes & Storms5min
Language Focus: Scanning for Details5min
Unlockable Achievement 59s
Rising Sea Levels4min
The Impact on Our Health5min
Language Focus: Intensifiers (Normal and Strong Adjectives)3min
Expert Interview: Shandra Banutu-Gomez - The Situation in Africa5min
The Threat to Plants and Animals6min
Unlockable Achievement 69s
The Stress on Our Marine Ecosystem4min
8 leituras
Overview of the Unit10min
BASIC: The Consequences of Climate Change10min
ADVANCED: The Consequences of Climate Change10min
Game 2: Unit 3 Vocabulary Flashcards10min
BASIC: New Study Suggests Global Marine Food Chain Collapse10min
ADVANCED: New Study Suggests Global Marine Food Chain Collapse10min
Study: Rising Carbon Dioxide Levels Threaten Human Nutrition10min
African Nations Vulnerable to Effects of Climate Change10min
8 exercícios práticos
Game 1: Scanning for Details30min
Check Your Understanding: "The Consequences of Climate Change"30min
Unit 3 Assessment 1: The Effects of Climate Change on the Environment30min
Game 3: Intensifiers30min
Check Your Understanding: "New Study Suggests Global Marine Food Chain Collapse"30min
Check Your Understanding: "Study: Rising Carbon Dioxide Levels Threaten Human Nutrition"30min
Game: Review: Intensifiers30min
Check Your Understanding: "African Nations Vulnerable to effects of Climate Change"30min
Semana
4

Semana 4

6 horas para concluir

Discovering Cleaner Energy Sources to Power the World

6 horas para concluir
9 vídeos (Total 43 mín.), 9 leituras, 8 testes
9 videos
The Power of Sun, Wind, and Water7min
Unlockable Achievement 79s
Language Focus: Summarizing Main Ideas from a Text (Part 1)5min
Language Focus: Summarizing Main Ideas from a Text (Part 2)7min
New Discoveries in Renewable Energy4min
Expert Interview: Dr. Yang - Capturing Waste Heat to Create Energy4min
Language Focus: Using Modal Verbs to Make a Suggestion6min
Unlockable Achievement 89s
9 leituras
Overview of the Unit10min
Game 1: Unit 4 Vocabulary Flashcards10min
BASIC: Indian Scientists Design Solar Tree to Save Space for Solar Power Generation10min
ADVANCED: Indian Scientists Design Solar Tree to Save Space for Solar Power Generation10min
Model Summary: Preparation for Unit 4 Assessment 110min
BASIC: Salting Away Renewable Energy for Future Use10min
ADVANCED: Salting Away Renewable Energy for Future Use10min
'Blue Energy' Could be Another Way to Go Green10min
Nuclear Developers Have Big Plans for Pint-sized Power Plants in UK10min
8 exercícios práticos
Check Your Understanding: "Indian Scientists Design Solar Tree to Save Space for Solar Power Generation"30min
Game 2: Matching Main Ideas to Short Paragraphs30min
Unit 4 Assessment 1: Summary Response20min
Game 3: Order the Modal Verbs by Strength (Strong Suggestion – Weak Suggestion)30min
Check Your Understanding: "Salting away renewable energy for future use."30min
Check Your Understanding: “'Blue Energy' Could be Another Way to Go Green”30min
Grammar Review: Modals of Suggestion30min
Check Your Understanding: "Nuclear Developers Have Big Plans for Pint-sized Power Plants in UK"30min
2 horas para concluir

Discovering Cleaner Energy Sources to Power the World: Lesson Choices

2 horas para concluir
1 vídeo (Total mín.), 2 leituras, 2 testes
1 vídeos
2 leituras
Unit 4 Assessment 2: Speaking and Recording Instructions10min
Unit 4 Assessment 2: Written option instructions10min
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por UFApr 8th 2018

Great efforts are done to design the course.It was really effective and informative course.It was amazing to know about different renewable resources and technologies discussed in the course.

por MAJul 20th 2018

A very fruitful course in knowledge and language.\n\nI also benefit from the style you use on your videos .\n\nI use some sites such as quizlet.\n\nI got 92.4 % . Thank you very much.

Instrutores

Classificação do instrutor4.75/5 (59 classificações)Info
Imagem do instrutor, Jack Sullivan

Jack Sullivan 

Director of Programs
English Language Programs
86,439 aprendizes
1 Curso
Imagem do instrutor, Alyssa Swanson

Alyssa Swanson 

Intensive Program Manager
English Language Programs
86,439 aprendizes
1 Curso

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