554.032 (18W) English III: Advanced Professional Communication b

Wintersemester 2018/19

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Erster Termin der LV
12.10.2018 08:15 - 12:15 , N.0.45
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Überblick

Lehrende/r
LV-Titel englisch
English III: Advanced Professional Communication b
LV-Art
Kurs (prüfungsimmanente LV )
Semesterstunde/n
2.0
ECTS-Anrechungspunkte
3.0
Anmeldungen
26 (20 max.)
Organisationseinheit
Unterrichtssprache
Englisch
mögliche Sprache/n der Leistungserbringung
Englisch
LV-Beginn
12.10.2018
eLearning
zum Moodle-Kurs

LV-Beschreibung

Intendierte Lernergebnisse

Vorbereitung auf internationale englische Sprachprüfung IELTS für Aufnahme an einer englischsprachigen bzw. internationalen Universität. Studierende trainieren die vier Fertigkeiten (Hörverständnis, Leseverständnis, Sprechen, akademisches Schreiben) und diagnostizieren ihre eigene Defizite, um bei Bedarf  die IELTS-Prüfung auf Zielniveau ablegen zu können.

Studierende sollen in Kleingruppen eine moderierte Trainingseinheit in englischer Sprache leiten zu können.

Studierende trainieren das Verfassen von Berichten, Analysen und Fachtexten in klarer, informationsorientierter "reader-friendly" englischer Sprache.

Lehrmethodik

IELTS Vorbereitung:  Online Hörverständnis- und Leseverständnistraining / Tutorien für Sprechen und Schreiben / Strukturierte Schreibübungen / Peer- und Lehrpersonfeedback

Gruppenpräsentation mit Vor- und Nachbereitung, Peerfeedback, Lehrpersonfeedback

Process Writing (Serie von Schreibübungen - Five Steps to Reader-Friendly Writing) mit Feedbackschleife)

Partnerarbeit, Gruppenarbeit, eLearning

Erwartete Vorkenntnisse keine Anmeldevoraussetzung

Maturaniveau (B2) und fundierte Kenntnisse aus dem Bereich Fachsprache Englisch für Business. Erfolgreiche Absolvierung von English I und English II

Literatur

IELTS Trainingliteratur

Skriptum und eLearning-Inputs

Intendierte Lernergebnisse

Students analyze their current level of English skills and  train their listening, speaking, reading and writing skills for the purposes of business interaction and academic study in English, especially to be able to tackle the international IELTS test of English proficiency for study purposes (or equivalent, e.g. TOEFL). 

Students should also be able to produce academic and business texts as well as short data analyses (presenting numbers in English/IELTS writing task format) written in a reader-friendly way in clear, relatively simple and accurate English. They should train working in a team to run an interactive workshop session in English on a current business topic .

Lehrmethodik

Training tasks using a communicative methodology with peer and teacher feedback supported by online inputs. Online and teacher-mediated training for IELTS test formats. Special priority to IELTS training (with TOEFL available as an alternative test format for students who need to train for TOEFL).

Students work in teams to plan & run  interactive workshop sessions in English on subject-specialist topics.

Reader-friendly business/academic writing - process writing with individual feedback (feedback-editing loop);

Pair & groupwork; Moodle activities and training tasks.

Inhalt/e

  • Team interactive workshop presentations -  team of students choose study-related current interest topics, combining subject focus, presentation techniques and team work.
  • Study-related topics selected by students for individual special-interest academic/business papers, often bachelor's theses are used as a content focus.
  • Reader-friendly business and academic writing using official IELTS training materials.
  • Speaking training - IELTS topics.
  • Listening training - advanced listening, range of accents and topics based on daily-life situations for students studying abroad,  including academic listening training(based on IELTS & TOEFL training materials)
  • Training in reading academic texts & handling IELTS questions, speed reading, vocabulary building, focus on key grammar points for clear English written communication.
  • CV / Resumé - writing a powerful narrative CV.
  • Vocabulary development - business vocabulary, for  law students legal vocabulary.
  • Issues in English grammar for effective business communication.

Erwartete Vorkenntnisse keine Anmeldevoraussetzung

Students must already have passed English I and English II on the AAU Business Administration undergraduate English programme, or have gained credit for equivalent courses taken at other institutions.

Successful completion of 554.01... and 554.02.....

Literatur

Course workbook, online inputs, recommended readings, IELTS practice tests. TOEFL and Cambridge Business English Higher training materials also available.

Prüfungsinformationen

Prüfungsmethode/n

Distribution of points for coursework as follows =  Methods for assessing course success (% of final grade): 

  • Team Presentation (25%);
  •  IELTSlistening test (10%) & IELTS reading test (15%); 
  • Portfolio of written work(25%);
  • Vocabulary test (10%)
  • Classwork and homework (15%)

Continuous assessment throughout the course on course tasks and assessed writing tasks (writing portfolio).

End-of-semester  listening and reading tests (IELTS format - alternative options = TOEFL and CBEC formats)

Team workshop-style presentation session on subject-specialist topic.

Vocabulary  training and test.

Prüfungsinhalt/e


Skills-based assessment using IELTS format/criteria for listening and reading skills
Own choice of business topics ( relate to own study specializations) for team workshop sessions and  academic/business paper .



Beurteilungskriterien/-maßstäbe

IELTS  listening and reading tests with answers submitted online. Academic or business paper on own choice of topic (600 words). Team workshop session. Assessed homework tasks for writing portfolio.

Beurteilungsschema

Note/Grade Benotungsschema

Position im Curriculum

  • Bachelorstudium Betriebswirtschaft (SKZ: 518, Version: 18W.1)
    • Fach: Gebundenes Wahlfachbündel III (Wahlfach)
      • 27.1 Wirtschaftssprache Business English III ( 0.0h KS, VC / 4.0 ECTS)
        • 554.032 English III: Advanced Professional Communication b (2.0h KS / 4.0 ECTS)
          Absolvierung im 4., 5., 6. Semester empfohlen
  • Bachelorstudium Angewandte Betriebswirtschaft (SKZ: 518, Version: 14W.3)
    • Fach: Business Language in Context (Pflichtfach)
      • §9(1) English III: Advanced Professional Communication ( 2.0h KS / 3.0 ECTS)
        • 554.032 English III: Advanced Professional Communication b (2.0h KS / 3.0 ECTS)
  • Bachelorstudium Angewandte Betriebswirtschaft (SKZ: 518, Version: 12W.1)
    • Fach: Business Language in Context (Pflichtfach)
      • English III: Advanced Professional Communication ( 2.0h KS / 3.0 ECTS)
        • 554.032 English III: Advanced Professional Communication b (2.0h KS / 3.0 ECTS)
  • Bachelorstudium Informationsmanagement (SKZ: 522, Version: 17W.1)
    • Fach: Englische Wirtschafts- und Technikkommunikation (Wahlfach)
      • 8.1 Englische Wirtschafts- und Technikkommunikation ( 0.0h XX / 8.0 ECTS)
        • 554.032 English III: Advanced Professional Communication b (2.0h KS / 3.0 ECTS)
          Absolvierung im 5., 6. Semester empfohlen
  • Bachelorstudium Wirtschaft und Recht (SKZ: 519, Version: 12W.3)
    • Fach: Business English in Context (Wahlfach)
      • English III: Advanced Professional Communication ( 2.0h KU / 3.0 ECTS)
        • 554.032 English III: Advanced Professional Communication b (2.0h KS / 3.0 ECTS)

Gleichwertige Lehrveranstaltungen im Sinne der Prüfungsantrittszählung

Wintersemester 2019/20
  • 554.032 KS English III: Advanced Professional Communication b (2.0h / 3.0ECTS)
Sommersemester 2019
  • 554.032 KS English III: Advanced Professional Communication b (2.0h / 3.0ECTS)
Sommersemester 2018
  • 554.032 KS English III: Advanced Professional Communication b (2.0h / 3.0ECTS)
Wintersemester 2017/18
  • 554.032 KS English III: Advanced Professional Communication b (2.0h / 3.0ECTS)
Sommersemester 2017
  • 554.032 KS English III: Advanced Professional Communication b (2.0h / 3.0ECTS)
Wintersemester 2016/17
  • 554.032 KS English III: Advanced Professional Communication b: Human Resources Management (2.0h / 3.0ECTS)
Sommersemester 2016
  • 554.032 KS English III: Advanced Professional Communication b (2.0h / 3.0ECTS)
Wintersemester 2015/16
  • 554.032 KS English III: Advanced Professional Communication b: Human Resources Management (2.0h / 3.0ECTS)
Wintersemester 2014/15
  • 554.032 KU English III: Advanced Professional Communication b (2.0h / 3.0ECTS)
Sommersemester 2014
  • 554.032 KU English III: Advanced Professional Communication B (2.0h / 3.0ECTS)