11180671 - Business English (for french student)

Crédits ECTS 3
Volume horaire total 21
Volume horaire CM 21

Responsables

Carène CHEVALIER POUPET

Objectifs

The aim of the course is to develop students‘ ability to communicate effectively in English on business related topics.

TARGETED KNOWLEDGE
Acquire business words/phrases and English grammar
Understand how the English language is used in various business situations such as meetings and presentations

TARGETED SKILLS
Be able to read, summarize and discuss newspaper articles on business related topics
Be able to prepare and deliver short individual and group presentations in English on business related topics
Be able to discuss and exchange view points on business related topics.

Contenu

1. Corporate image
1.1. Changes made by a famous fast-food restaurant
1.2. CSR
1.3. Case study

2. Managing conflicts
2.1. Management styles
2.2. How to manage a discussion
2.3. Role play

3. Risk management
3.1. Risks
3.2. How to repair a damaged reputation
3.3. Role play

Contrôles des connaissances

Final Exam
Written
Questions related to the topics studied in class + Reading comprehension (50%)

Continuing Examination
Group presentations (40%)
Participation (10%)

Informations complémentaires

TEACHING METHODS
Lectures
Group exercises

TECHNOLOGY ENHANCED LEARNING:

Online course materials

PRE-REQUISITE

C1 level