06280075 - Pratiques managériales anglophones

Crédits ECTS 3
Volume horaire total 24
Volume horaire TD 24

Responsables

Isabelle SARIC

Objectifs

The purpose of the seminars is to develop English speaking and writing skills in order to be equiped to face the day-to-day challenges of professional life.

TARGETED KNOWLEDGE
  • Greater accuracy of language,
  • Better understanding of the corporate environment
TARGETED SKILLS
  • communicating and networking skills
  • speaking with confidence and accuracy
  • e-mail correspondence : clarity, concision

Contenu

  • Placement test and grammar brush-up
  • Employability file : talking about experience, presenting achievements, looking at desirable skills
  • Communication file : internal, external communication, dealing with cross-cultural issues
  • Company organisation: Who's who, defining and recognizing the corporate culture and new
  • Cchallenges (Sustainability, Ethics, C.S.R.)
  • Operational Management: project management, keeping within budget, supply chain
  • Management

Bibliographie

BOOKS USED AS REFERENCE:
  • Charles Handy : the Second curve
  • Steve Radcliffe: Future Engage Deliver
  • Bulats , B.E.C. and TOEIC examination books

ADDITIONAL READINGS:
  • Optimum fiches de cililisation américaine et britannique (Ellipses )

EMBLEMATIC BOOKS OR RESEARCH PAPERS REGARDING THE SUBJECT OF THE COURSE
  • Work and People an Economic Evaluation of Job-Enrichment by Henri Savall

Contrôles des connaissances

Final Exam
Written, MCQ, 2 hours
Excerpts of official exams (50%)

Continuing Examination
Written exam, 30mn
In class examination
Reading and reporting on articles, grammar study, listening tasks (50%)

Informations complémentaires

TEACHING METHODS
Powerpoint overview, video watching and debating, collective activities, worksheets

PRE-REQUISITE
B1 level in English

ADDITIONAL READINGS:
  • English Grammar in Use (C.U.P.)
  • Essential Business Vocabulary Builder (pre-intermediate to Intermediate) (McMillan)
  • For the stronger students (advanced) : The Business English Handbook (published by McMillan)