Denmark, Horsens

Business Communication

when 25 July 2016 - 12 September 2016
language English
duration 7 weeks
credits 5 ECTS

In this course you will learn (by practicing with professional assistance) a lot of techniques about presentations, communication at the workplace, and also the vocabulary used in the business-to-business (b2b) language. This is a practical course with a high amount of student involvement, combined with a company visit or a guest speaker.
The main focus of this course is about communication in English in a business setting. Course topics will include: workplace communication (oral, written and electronic), intercultural aspects of communication, business vocabulary, presentation techniques, business meetings, negotiation techniques, employment messages and job interviews. This is a practical course with a high amount of student participation. Role playing, group work and discussions will have a strong focus to ensure a high quantity of speaking activities and student involvement. This will assist students to develop their skills to assist them when they are ready to enter the workforce. A company study will also be included with either a company visit or a guest speaker.

Target group

Students 18+ already on a higher education

Fee info

EUR 0: Free for VIA students as well as students from partner institutions inside the EU.
EUR 250: For EU students coming from a non-partner institution.