The course focuses on improving and extending a wide range of communication skills in business and teamwork contexts. The task-based learning methods are designed to improve language skills, as well as key metaskills such as preparation, teamwork and responsibility.
The key concepts are engagement and credibility. In the tasks we consider strategies to minimize risk and increase the chance for success, in contexts varying from presentations to business correspondence. Key topic areas are company profiles, presentations and business correspondence.
- Teacher: Vilhelm Lindholm
The objective of this course is to enable students to improve their language skills in dealing with Japanese people and to learn simple expressions used in business contacts.
Students will learn about Japan's background and Japanese business customs as well as mentality. Students will learn polite expressions which are essential in busindess as well as in everyday life.
- Teacher: Akiko Helle