Course syllabus OKNJ - Language in Business - German (FBE - WS 2020/2021)Help


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Course code: OKNJ
Course title in Czech:
Language in Business - German
Course title in English:
Language in Business - German
Semester: WS 2020/2021
Mode of completion and number of credits:
Exam (2 credits)
Mode of delivery and timetabled classes:
full-time, 0/2 (hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
Level of course:
bachelor
Course type:
optional
Type of delivery:
consulting
Mode of delivery for our mobility students abroad:
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Language of instruction:
German
Course supervisor: Ing. Mgr. Šárka Jeřábková
Course supervising department:
Deans Office of the Faculty of Business and Economics (FBE)
Faculty:
Faculty of Business and Economics
Teachers:
Prerequisites:
not Final Bachelor Exam and to study at faculty Personal Finance
 
Timetable in this semester:
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Aim of the course and learning outcomes:
The goal of the subject is to develop students' language skills and knowledge at the B2-C1 level, bringing into focus business vocabulary and correspondence. Students will acquire and deepen knowledge of advanced grammatical structures, key business vocabulary and different types of business correspondence and their content and formal aspects.
 
Course content:
1.
Communication (allowance 0/2)
 
a.
formal letter and its characteristics
b.
e-mail and its characteristics

2.
Employment / Unemployment (allowance 0/2)
 
a.
CV
b.motivation Letter

3.Forms of business (allowance 0/2)
 
a.
company presentation

4.
Management (allowance 0/2)
 
a.employment termination

5.Production, product (allowance 0/2)
 
a.supply
b.
demand

6.
Marketing (allowance 0/2)
 
a.
product / service presentation
b.
ordering

7.
Banking (allowance 0/2)
 
a.
invoice
b.
reminders

8.
International trade (allowance 0/2)
 
a.
making an appointment
b.
business trip planning

9.
Tourism (allowance 0/2)
 
a.
booking
b.
property rental

10.
Governance (allowance 0/2)
11.
International organizations (allowance 0/2)
 
a.
request for information and supporting documents

12.
Environment (allowance 0/2)
 
a.complaint

13.
Revision of lessons 1-12 (allowance 0/2)
 
a.
a thorough revision of key grammatical structures, vocabulary and formal correspondence aspects

14.
Summary test (allowance 0/2)
 
a.
a summary test testing knowledge of lessons 1-12

Learning activities and teaching methods:
Type of teaching method
Daily attendance
lecture
0 h
practice28 h
consultation
0 h
preparation for exam
12 h
preparation for regular testing
16 h
Total
56 h
 
Assessment methods:
Attendance at the seminars is mandatory. Completion of the subject is conditioned by two continuous tests and an exam (having a written and oral part). In each test consisting of 25 questions (submitted within the time limit of 20 minutes) students can gain a maximum of +5 points, a minimum of -- 5 points. Points are added to the final written exam score. The written exam consisting of 50 questions is taken in an electronic form, the time limit is 40 minutes, students can earn from 0 up to 50 points. The oral exam is based on a discussion and picture description related to the given topics, duration of the exam is 15 minutes. The overall language skills are tested (range of vocabulary, accuracy, fluency, pronunciation). Students have a dictionary at their disposal during the preparation time. The duration of the preparation is 15 minutes.
The minimum required level to pass the exam parts is 60%. The final score is the average score of the written and oral part. The range of assessment points is as follows:100-93 points=A, 92-85=B, 84-77=C, 76-69=D, 68-60=E, 59 and fewer=F.
 
Assessment criteria ratio:
Requirement type
Daily attendance
Total
0 %
 
Recomended reading and other learning resources:
Basic:
WERGEN, J. -- WÖRNER, A. Obchodní korespondence a komunikace: němčina. 1st ed. Praha: Klett, 2005. 239 p. ISBN 80-86906-24-8.

Recommended:
WÖRNER, A. -- WERGEN, J. Bürokommunikation Deutsch . Stuttgart: Klett, 2010. 207 p. ISBN 978-3-12-561733-9.
HERING, A. -- MATUSSEK, M. Geschäftskommunikation - Besser schreiben. Ismaning: Hueber Verlag, 2007. 156 p. ISBN 978-3-19-101587-9.
PÖSCHL, S. Briefe schreiben . Stuttgart: Klett, 2010. 496 p. ISBN 978-3-12-561087-3.
KREIF, U. -- KUNKEL-RAZUM, K. Wörterbuch Deutsch als Fremdsprache. Ismaning: Max Hueber Verlag, 2007. 770 p. ISBN 978-3-19-001735-5.

Course listed in study plans for this semester:
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Course listed in previous semesters:
WS 2019/2020, SS 2018/2019, WS 2018/2019, SS 2017/2018, WS 2017/2018, SS 2016/2017 (and older)
Teaching place:
Brno


Last modification made by Ing. Jiří Gruber on 05/25/2020.

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