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Course, academic year 2020/2021
  
English for Business Studies 2 - level B2+ (upper intermediate) - B501053
Title: Angličtina pro ekonomiku a management 2 - úroveň B2+ (upper intermediate)
Guaranteed by: Department of Economics and Management (837)
Actual: from 2020
Semester: summer
Points: summer s.:6
E-Credits: summer s.:6
Examination process: summer s.:
Hours per week, examination: summer s.:0/4 C [hours/week]
Capacity: unknown / unlimited (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
Language: Czech
Teaching methods: full-time
Level:  
For type:  
Note: course can be enrolled in outside the study plan
enabled for web enrollment
Guarantor: Hřebačková Monika PhDr.
Annotation
Last update: Hřebačková Monika PhDr. (09.02.2021)
Studenti upevní a rozvinou své jazykové znalosti a komunikační dovednosti, frazeologii a slovní zásobu v anglickém jazyce, které odpovídají úrovni B2/B2+ evropského referenčního rámce s přihlédnutím k diagnostickému testu; výuka je zaměřena na anglický jazyk pro ekonomii a management s přesahem do oblastí osobního života. Probíraná témata zahrnují např. Strategic Alliances, Marketing, Company and personal finance, Digital business, Dealing with risk. Funkční jazyk zahrnuje Expressing emphasis, Working with data, Speculating, Quantifying. Projektová práce (s možností telekolaborace) zahrnuje moduly orientované např. na Living with global and local identities, Digital Storytelling, Working with tables nebo Industry 4.0.
Literature
Last update: Hřebačková Monika PhDr. (09.02.2021)

Primary literature

Business Partner B2+ (Pearson)

Secondary literature

Raymond Murphy, English Grammar in Use 5th edition (Cambridge, Cambridge University Press, 2019) ISBN 978-1-108-45768-2

Paul Emmerson, Business Grammar Builder Intermediate to Upper-Intermediate (London, Macmillan, 2010) ISBN-10: 9783190427222

Paul Emmerson, Business Vocabulary Builder Intermediate to Upper-Intermediate (London, Macmillan, 2009) ISBN-13: 978-0230716841

Requirements to the exam
Last update: Hřebačková Monika PhDr. (09.02.2021)

A course portfolio, which consists of two main sections: a) tasks completed throughout the semester based on the teacher’s instructions, and b) a short test.

Syllabus
Last update: Hřebačková Monika PhDr. (11.02.2021)

1. Introduction to the course + review

2. Global mobility

3. Business workshop 1 – Secondments abroad

4. Writing a summary of work-related information

5. Strategic alliances

6. Giving relevant feedback

7. Business workshop 2- Growing the business

8. Writing a report - plans and strategies

9. Dealing with risk

10. Decision-making

11. Informing about the outcome of the negotiation

12. Business workshop 3- What could possibly go wrong?

13. In-class presentations

14. Review

Course completion requirements
Last update: Hřebačková Monika PhDr. (09.02.2021)

Students can receive credit for the course if they:

1) Meet course attendance requirements

2) Submit a complete Course Portfolio

A course portfolio consists of two main sections: a) tasks completed throughout the semester based on the teacher’s instructions, and b) a short test.

 
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