Energy, Mobility and Environmental Management

English III - Focus on Mobility

Seminar, 2.00 ECTS

 

Course content

This course focuses on professional English for business and the industry. Consequently, students will learn about adequate tools and strategies for project management and the creation of business models. Additionally, students will be prepared to present their business ideas to a critical audience and pitch their concepts. As far as vocabulary is concerned, the focus of this course is on the language of mobility and transportation.



Chapters
  • Business communication

  • The world of project management

  • The future of mobility

  • Technical communication

Learning outcomes

Course objectives

  • Improve range of vocabulary in the specialization area "mobility management"

  • Ability to create adequate business communication in English

  • Ability to create technical documents in English

  • Ability to create and pitch business models in English

Recommended or required reading and other learning resources / tools

Harvard Business School Publishing (2014): Managing Projects- 20 Minute Manager Series. Boston.
Goodall, W., Fisherman, T., Bornstein, J. (2017): The rise of mobility as a Service. Deloitte University Press.
Osterwalder, A. & Pigneur, Y. (2013): Business Model Canvas Generation: A handbook for visionaries, game changer and challengers. Hoboken: John Wiley & Sons.

Mode of delivery

seminar

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Assessment methods and criteria

Continuous assessment with additional written/oral examinations