[ 978LSEN10 ] Subject Language Skills English

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6 ECTS Accumulative subject examination M1 - Master's programme 1. year Languages Ilse Born-Lechleitner Johannes Kepler University Linz
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Original study plan Master's programme Joint Master's Program Global Business - Canada/Taiwan 2020W
Objectives Improvement of communication skills in the English language

(Note: the courses come from the WIWI Bachelor's programme: Academic Writing, Case Studies English.

If the final level in English is reached before the start of the course, another business language can be chosen. If English is chosen nevertheless, courses must be taken which build on the existing level.)

Subject Planning and structuring of complex texts, longer dossiers and business reports; differentiated insights into stylistic differences and characteristics of academic and business-related text types; writing of self-defined project work

General academic and business texts, including citation and referencing according to the rules applicable in the English/American language area.

Training and improvement of analytical and information retrieval skills; analysis and discussion of case studies, development of proposed solutions; further development of written and oral presentation techniques; Dealing with simple and complex case studies from various socio-political, economic and cultural subject areas, especially the gender perspective; analysing written cases and finding relevant information from complex information packages.

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