Professional Communication (German)

Course Code :2006FLWMPC
Study domain:Linguistics and Proficiency
Academic year:2017-2018
Semester:1st/2nd semester
Contact hours:45
Credits:6
Study load (hours):168
Contract restrictions: Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:German
Exam period:exam in the 2nd semester
Lecturer(s)Ingeborg Dusar

3. Course contents *

-Vocabulary: will be expanded by reading articles from economic papers and tekxtbooks (see: reader) and by listening to radio and television programmes about socio-economic topics

- by means of simulations and role plays: intensive training of the reading, writing and speaking skills and strategies, needed to act succesfully in a business context, e.g. business correspondence, preparation of meetings and negotiations, application procedures, fair attendances etc.

- Landeskunde: recent economic and political developments in German speaking countries; economy during the Second World War; German speaking countries und Eastern Europe.