Courses and study plans / English
5149 Written Business Reports
|Period: 3&4||20.1.2014 - 9.5.2014|
|Department||Languages and Communication|
The entry level of the course is CEFR C1 and the target level is CEFR C1.1.
Upon completion of the course the student is expected to be able to write a variety of well-structured, clear and concise business reports and proposals, and to understand the reasons for the choices an author does in writing reports.
Language of Instruction
Entry level C1 CEFR (Operational proficiency level of English). Knowledge of Swedish not required.
Completion of the course Introduction to Business English or the three courses Business Terminology, Oral Communication Skills for International Business, and Business Writing is required. Students who have not completed the courses should contact the instructor prior to enrolling.
Contact hours: 28 h, with mandatory classroom attendance.
Independent studies: 80 h, including written assignments and Moodle quizzes.
Interactive material within a networked learning environment (Moodle).
Evaluation and Examination
Continuous assessment of written assignments and classroom activity. Mid-term and final written tests.
Written assignments 40%, mid-term and end-of-term tests 40%, Moodle quizzes 10%, in-class participation 10%.
The course is offered in the spring term (Periods 3 and 4). The group accommodates 20 students chosen in order of registration. Students must confirm their participation during the first class meeting.