|Module name (EN): Foreign Language: English III|
|Degree programme: Industrial Engineering, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2007|
|Module code: WIBAS-340E|
|Hours per semester week / Teaching method: 2U (2 hours per week)|
|ECTS credits: 2|
|Mandatory course: yes|
|Language of instruction:
|Applicability / Curricular relevance:
WIBAS-340E (P450-0033) Industrial Engineering, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2007, semester 3, mandatory course
30 class hours (= 22.5 clock hours) over a 15-week period.
The total student study time is 60 hours (equivalent to 2 ECTS credits).
There are therefore 37.5 hours available for class preparation and follow-up work and exam preparation.
|Recommended prerequisites (modules):
|Recommended as prerequisite for:
Prof. Dr. Thomas Tinnefeld
Corinna Huth (exercise)
After successfully completing this module, students will be able to extract the most important information from moderately difficult longer statements, as well as short dialogues that use basic structures and a thematically limited technical vocabulary.
They will be able to understand longer intermediate texts that are not limited to basic structures and a thematically limited basic vocabulary, and to extract the most important information and specific statements from them, to find the most important terms in a technical text, and when necessary, to effectively use the most important aids (reference books, etc.).
Students will be able to express themselves in a comprehensible and effective manner on a job-related, easy or moderately difficult subject of a technical nature within the framework of basic language structures and a thematically limited technical vocabulary, and to participate actively in conversations and discussions at an intermediate level.
They will be able to express themselves in longer coherent sentences on simple job-related topics within the framework of a thematically limited technical vocabulary and reproduce core information, experiences and opinions, on a given easy to intermediate technical language topic, in writing.
Preparing and chairing
Motivating and persuading
Dealing with troublemakers
Preparing the ground
Agenda and positions
Proposals and bargaining
Conclusion / Agreement
Computers, sildes and the blackboard will be used in this module. The following video courses will be used: Effective Meetings (Oxford University Press: Oxford Business Skills), Effective Negotiations (Oxford University Press: Oxford Business Skills und TechnoPlus Englisch (EUROKEY Software GmbH).
|Recommended or required reading:
Barrett, Barney / Sharma, Pete: The Internet and Business English
Bosewitz, René / Kleinschroth: The Way Things Work Technisches Englisch Für Business und Alltag.
Bowen, Tim: Build Your Business Grammar.
Bramall-Stephany, Pauline / Thompson, Nicola: The Art of Small Talk
Brieger, Nick / Pohl, Alison: Technical English Vocabulary and Grammar.
Dobson, Ann: Managing Meetings.
Emerson, Paul: Business Builder (Intermediate Teachers Resource Series), Modules 1-9.
Farthing, Joni: Situational Mazes Problem-Solving in English
Forsyth, Patrick: Conducting Effective Negotiations.
Howard, Godfrey: Getting Through! How To Make Words Work
Johnson, Michael: Business Buzzwords The Tough New Jargon Of Modern Business
Milne, John Morrison: Business Language Practice.
Rosenberg, Marjorie: Communicative Business Activities.
Language magazine: Business Spotlight (up from 2002).
Turner, John F.: Business Grammar and Vocabulary.
Wagner, Georg / Lloyd Zörner, Maureen: Technical Grammar and Vocabulary.
Zürl, Karl-Heinz: Modern Business English for Industrial Engineers.
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