Industrial Management

Englisch 2 (Language of Meetings)

Integrated course, 2.00 ECTS

 

Course content

• Meetings and moderation with multi-cultural participants.
• Language functions in English as a participant, moderator or chairperson.
• Telephone conferences
• Plan of action
• Describing basic material properties and industrial processes

Language of instruction: English

Learning outcomes

In English the students are able to
• express themselves adequately in technical and business terms.
• describe basic material properties and industrial processes.
• use English for general business communication (i.e. in meetings).
• write a letter of application & to adequately communicate one’s goals, strengths, and experiences.
• spontaneously discuss and describe professions and processes in industrial companies.
• use conditionals in all tenses.
• apply the grammatical rules and structures acquired in English 1.

Recommended or required reading and other learning resources / tools

Books:
• Tullis/Trappe: Intelligent Business, Longman
• Vince: English Grammar in Context, Macmillan
• Various up-to-date materials from media resources

The lecturer agrees to communicate recommended literature to students by means of a syllabus.
Journals:

Mode of delivery

Integrated lecture

Prerequisites and co-requisites

none

Assessment methods and criteria

Final Exam and continuous assessment