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English 6

Module name (EN): English 6
Degree programme: International Business, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2008
Module code: BAIBA-620
Hours per semester week / Teaching method: 2V (2 hours per week)
ECTS credits: 2
Semester: 6
Mandatory course: no
Language of instruction:
Ninety-minute written exam

[updated 20.03.2010]
Applicability / Curricular relevance:
BAIBA-620 International Business, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2008, semester 6, optional course
30 class hours (= 22.5 clock hours) over a 15-week period.
The total student study time is 60 hours (equivalent to 2 ECTS credits).
There are therefore 37.5 hours available for class preparation and follow-up work and exam preparation.
Recommended prerequisites (modules):
Recommended as prerequisite for:
Module coordinator:
Prof. Dr. Thomas Tinnefeld
Dozenten des Studiengangs

[updated 13.07.2011]
Learning outcomes:
Strengthening and developing the four skills in general English
Further introduction to the language of economics for advanced students
Further introduction to cultural studies and intercultural management
Introduction to practical teamwork

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Module content:
Course focus:
 - Listening comprehension, speaking practice, text comprehension, text production (career-related)
 - Problem-solving strategies for business situations
Additional units:
 - Grammar practice
 - Vocabulary development

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Teaching methods/Media:
Interactive course system using multimedia teaching and learning aids (language lab and PCs)
Group work (e.g. multimedia-based international case studies)
Simulation of real practical situations (e.g. personnel recruitment)

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Recommended or required reading:
(Details will be announced during the course)
Listening comprehension materials (economic or business-related videos)
Multimedia language-acquisition programs focusing on business topics
Multimedia-based case studies in English
Articles from newspapers, magazines, and books
Study material and exercises (taken from existing textbooks or compiled by the tutor)

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