712-0139/02 – Business English II (A-BE/II)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Foreign LanguagesCredits1
Subject guarantorMgr. Zuzana TrawinskáSubject version guarantorMgr. Zuzana Trawinská
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Year3Semestersummer
Study languageEnglish
Year of introduction2015/2016Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesEKFIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
JUR21 Mgr. Radka Juříčková, Ph.D.
TRA0015 Mgr. Zuzana Trawinská
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit 0+2

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The Business Intermediate B1-B2: The aim is to acquire communication skill in business English with the output level B1-B2 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.

Teaching methods

Tutorials

Summary

A student will learn how to prepare for a successful job interview, write a powerful CV, how to negotiate the sale, clarify what the basis of ethical behaviour and social performance in a company is, how to manage the discussion, ask and give opinions.

Compulsory literature:

ALLISON, J., EMMERSON, P. The Business 2.0 B1+ Intermediate Student’s Book, Oxford: Macmillan Education 2013. ISBN 978-0-230-43788-3.

Recommended literature:

MASCULL, B. Business Vocabulary in Use. UK. Cambridge University Press 2002. ISBN 978-0-521-77529-8. MURPHY, R., SMALZER, W. R. Cambridge English Grammar In Use Intermediate Incl Answers 2nd Edition. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press 2000. ISBN 10 0521625971. Business Spotlight Economia, a.s. www.business-spotlight.cz ISSN 1214-8377.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Credit test

E-learning

Další požadavky na studenta

Working out of assigned written and oral tasks, active participation during tutorials. 80% attendance, min. test result: 65%

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

The Business Intermediate: Units 4 - 6 1 Career choices 2 Personal skills and qualities 3 Present tenses 4 Job interviews 5 Writing a CV 6 E-tailing 7 Negotiating and e-tailing 8 Conditionals and recommendations 9 Negotiations – bargaining 10 Writing a proposal 11 Corporate social responsibility 12 Ethical behaviour and social performance 13 Taking minutes 14 Credit test

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2015/2016 Winter semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
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Credit Credit  
Mandatory attendence parzicipation: Active class participation and 80% attendance are compulsory.

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.FormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2019/2020 (B6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6202R010) Finance P English Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2019/2020 (B0412A050006) Finance P English Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2018/2019 (B6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6202R010) Finance P English Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2017/2018 (B6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6202R010) Finance P English Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2016/2017 (B6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6202R010) Finance P English Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2015/2016 (B6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6202R010) Finance P English Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan

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