Authors: Virginia Evans, Jenny Dooley, Elizabeth Norton PhD
Levels: CEF A1 – B1
Career Paths: Genetic Engineering is a new educational resource for genetic engineering professionals who want to improve their English communication in a work environment. Incorporating career-specific vocabulary and contexts, each unit offers step-by-step instruction that immerses students in the four key language components: reading, listening, speaking, and writing. Career Paths: Genetic Engineering addresses topics including the scientific method, DNA, types of experiments, medical applications, and impact on agriculture. The series is organized into three levels of difficulty and offers a minimum of 400 vocabulary terms and phrases. Every unit includes a test of reading comprehension, vocabulary, and listening skills, and leads students through written and oral production.
The Teacher’s Book Pack contains detailed lesson plans, a full answer key, audio scripts, class audio CDs, and a copy of the Student Book.
- A variety of realistic reading passages
- Career-specific dialogues
- 45 reading and listening comprehension checks
- Over 400 vocabulary terms and phrases
- Guided speaking and writing exercises
- Complete glossary of terms and phrases