International Management

Critical Thinking and Scientific Writing

Seminar, 2.00 ECTS


Course content

In this course, students apply critical thinking and scientific writing skills in English. The students learn how to do scientific research and how to write clearly, logically, and coherently. The aim of the course is to prepare the students for written scientific work they will have to do throughout your studies and for research activities in their future careers.

Learning outcomes

Students apply critical thinking skills and expand their linguistic competences regarding scientific writing, and foreign language skills. Overall the foreign language in the bachelor's programme aims at providing the students with the necessary linguistic skills to deal with international business transactions.

Recommended or required reading and other learning resources / tools

Books: Kirton, B. (2012). brilliant Academic Writing. Harlow: Pearson.
Malhotra, N. K. (2014). Basic marketing research (4th ed.). Harlow: Pearson Education Ltd
Journals: The Economist, The Guardian, The New York Times

Mode of delivery

SE, 2 SWS in 3 Groups, 6 ASWS

Prerequisites and co-requisites

English B2

Assessment methods and criteria

Continuous Assessment