11180898 - Business english

Crédits ECTS 2
Volume horaire total 20
Volume horaire TD 20

Objectifs

This course will help students to improve their level of Business English.

TARGETED KNOWLEDGE
Vocabulary and idiomatic structures used in different kinds of presentations

TARGETED SKILLS
Self presention (interview) and introduction of a business topic with the help of a visual support (graphs, Powerpoint presentation…)

Contenu

Origins:
Writing a personal profile, personality idioms, the Myers-Briggs Type Indicatoressions

Future trends:
Prepositional phrases, concessions clauses, writing a report

Trends, graphs and figures:
Language of trends, describing graphs, working on more elaborate structures (structure + vocabulary)

Contrôles des connaissances

Final Exam
Written 1,5 hours

Continuing Examination
Written Exam
On-going evaluation of oral work / participation during class time

Informations complémentaires

TEACHING METHODS
During each course a new tool used in the business world will be explained and explored. Use of textes, grammatical issues and role plays.