[ 978ABENBE3K10 ] KS (*)Advanced Business English 3

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Workload Ausbildungslevel Studienfachbereich VerantwortlicheR Semesterstunden Anbietende Uni
3 ECTS M2 - Master 2. Jahr Sprachen Ilse Born-Lechleitner 2 SSt Johannes Kepler Universität Linz
Quellcurriculum Masterstudium Joint Master's Program Global Business - Canada/Taiwan 2020W
Ziele (*)This course provides students with a comprehensive insight into Work Ethics in different cultural contexts, into Human Resource Management as well as into Industrial Relations. Students will critically analyze the current trends in HRM and gain some in-depth knowledge of Industrial Relations by using the example of the Austrian Social Partnership. In addition important principles of Academic Writing will be revised.
Lehrinhalte (*)This course introduces the students to the following subject areas:

  • HR Buzzwords - From ‘Work-Life-Balance’ to ‘Burnout’: How exactly does trendy and new HRM terminology depict the changes in Personnel Management?
  • How will our work life be organized in the future? (trends, challenges, etc.)
  • Comparison of different Work Ethics: What are the pillars of Anglo-American/Asian/Central European Work Ethics? In which respect are they similar/different?
  • Industrial Relations: explained by using the example of the “Austrian Social Partnership” (history, institutions, tasks, challenges)
  • Academic Writing: exercises to improve cohesion/coherence and sentence structure, quotation rules, etc.
Beurteilungskriterien (*)
  • Participation
  • Oral and written assignments throughout the semester
  • One formal presentation
  • One written paper
  • One written in-class-exam
Lehrmethoden (*)Lecture, group work, presentations, panel discussions
Abhaltungssprache Englisch
Lehrinhalte wechselnd? Nein
Teilungsziffer 20
Zuteilungsverfahren Zuteilung nach Vorrangzahl