General information

Course type AMUPIE
Module title Talk the World: English Conversations Unleashed
Language English
Module lecturer mgr Anna Leśkiewicz
Lecturer's email
Lecturer position senior lecturer
Faculty Foreign Languages Teaching Centre
Semester 2024/2025 (summer)
Duration 30
USOS code 31-ECU-PIE


Module aim (aims)

- to enhance students' English conversational fluency across a range of engaging topics

- to encourage critical thinking and the ability to express opinions effectively

- to promote cultural understanding by discussing global topics and diverse perspectives

- to develop the capacity to construct persuasive arguments and engage in meaningful debates in English

- to improve overall communication skills, including listening, speaking, and interaction in English

Pre-requisites in terms of knowledge, skills and social competences (where relevant)

B1/B1+ General English


  1. Body modifications 
  2. Innovative houses – is this what we want? 
  3. Physical school versus home schooling 
  4. Do I need a university degree to get a good job? 
  5. Job burnout 
  6. Do I want to be a parent? 
  7. Is a cashless society possible? 
  8. Driverless cars 
  9. Necessity for diet redefinition 
  10. What’s it like to have a much younger/older partner? 
  11. Netflix better than the cinema? 
  12. Deepfake technology 
  13. Smoking cannabis should be illegal 
  14. Can the Internet be safe? 
  15. Who makes better rulers: the old or the young?

Reading list