English for Business

Improve your English for work and doing business
Module information
Credits:
10                                                                      
Availability:
Semester 1 and Semester 2
Classes:
2 hours per week
Module leader:
Luke Timms

Module names and codes

  • English for Business (Semester 1) EL2023
  • English for Business (Semester 2) EL2024

Module aims

Business English

The module aims are different in each of the two semesters. Areas covered include:

  • Presentation skills
  • Writing emails, letters and reports
  • Developing vocabulary in areas such as marketing, finance, economics, politics, law and business studies
  • Using graphs and charts to comminicate information
  • Research skills

Who are these modules for?

  • These modules are open to all Erasmus and Study Abroad students for university credits.
  • Students are expected to have an advanced level of English: CEFR C1
  • No previous knowledge or experience of business, economics, marketing, or finance is required.

Assessment

Students are assessed on a combination of written coursework and a final presentation.

Writing

  • memo / business email / formal Letter / business report

Speaking

  • presentation

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