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040063 UE Business English II (2020W)

3.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 4 - Wirtschaftswissenschaften
Prüfungsimmanente Lehrveranstaltung

Zusammenfassung

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An/Abmeldung

Hinweis: Ihr Anmeldezeitpunkt innerhalb der Frist hat keine Auswirkungen auf die Platzvergabe (kein "first come, first served").
An/Abmeldeinformationen sind bei der jeweiligen Gruppe verfügbar.

Gruppen

Gruppe 1

This course is designed specifically for students of (International) Business Administration at the Faculty of Business, Economics and Statistics. These students have priority over students studying at other faculties.

In order to take Business English II, students must have passed Business English I.

max. 30 Teilnehmer*innen
Sprache: Englisch
Lernplattform: Moodle

Lehrende

Termine (iCal) - nächster Termin ist mit N markiert

Please note that the OOPT forms part of your assessment. For further information please see our FAQs: https://wirtschaftssprachen.univie.ac.at/studium/englisch/oxford-online-placement-test/faq/
There will be an opportunity for students who have successfully registered for Business English II to take the test at the faculty free of charge during WS 2020/21. You will receive further details from your course instructor closer to the time.
Mid-term: Wednesday, November 25, 15:30 - 16:15
Final: Wednesday, January 27, 15:30 - 16:30

Mittwoch 07.10. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Mittwoch 14.10. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Mittwoch 21.10. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Mittwoch 28.10. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Mittwoch 04.11. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Mittwoch 11.11. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Mittwoch 18.11. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Mittwoch 25.11. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Mittwoch 02.12. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Mittwoch 09.12. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Mittwoch 16.12. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Mittwoch 13.01. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Mittwoch 20.01. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Mittwoch 27.01. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital

Ziele, Inhalte und Methode der Lehrveranstaltung

On completion of the course, students will be able to read and understand upper-intermediate Business English texts; understand and apply business English vocabulary and terminology from the fields of management, company finance, financial markets, international trade, CSR, taxation, economic policy; translate those terms into German and vice versa; participate in discussions on those fields; produce communicatively effective written business texts (graph descriptions; business reports and proposals); give presentations in teams.

Content
Banking/Referencing
Stocks and bonds/Presentations
Venture capital/Prepositions
Accounting and financial statements/Linkers
Market structure, competition and takeovers /Business trends
Government and taxation/Graph descriptions
The business cycle/Phrasal verbs
Corporate social responsibility/Gerund and infinitive
Exchange rates/Business reports
International trade/Business proposals
Women in business

Methods
This course uses the following methods: lectures, small-group work, team presentations with individual written feedback, discussions, listening comprehensions, vocabulary development and reinforcement of grammatical structures, role plays and case studies.

Art der Leistungskontrolle und erlaubte Hilfsmittel

Business English II is assessed by means of
• Presentation (30%)
• Homework exercise (10%)
• Final Test (60%)

In order to pass the course, students must
1) reach an overall percentage score (PS) of more than 60% and
2) meet the attendance requirements.

The presentation is a compulsory component.
No dictionaries or other reference materials are allowed in the exam.

Mindestanforderungen und Beurteilungsmaßstab

The students will be awarded a grade on the basis of their overall percentage score (PS) as follows:
PS 60.5-70; Grade 4
PS 70.5-80; Grade 3
PS 80.5-90; Grade 2
PS 90.5-100; Grade 1

In order to pass the course, students must
1) reach an overall percentage score (PS) of more than 60% and
2) meet the attendance requirements.

The presentation is a compulsory component.
No dictionaries or other reference materials are allowed in the exam.

According to university regulation, this course is "prüfungsimmanent", which means that in principle students must attend every class. Exceptionally, they may miss a maximum of two sessions. If they miss more than two sessions without good cause, they automatically fail.

Failure to attend the first session without prior notification will result in losing the place in the course.

Gruppe 2

This course is designed specifically for students of (International) Business Administration at the Faculty of Business, Economics and Statistics. These students have priority over students studying at other faculties.
In order to take Business English II, students must have passed Business English I.

max. 30 Teilnehmer*innen
Sprache: Englisch
Lernplattform: Moodle

Lehrende

Termine (iCal) - nächster Termin ist mit N markiert

Please note that the OOPT forms part of your assessment. For further information please see our FAQs: https://wirtschaftssprachen.univie.ac.at/studium/englisch/oxford-online-placement-test/faq/
There will be an opportunity for students who have successfully registered for Business English II to take the test free of charge during WS 2020/21. You will receive further details from your course instructor closer to the time.
Mid-term: Wednesday, November 25, 15:30 - 16:15
Final: Wednesday, January 27, 15:30 - 16:30

Mittwoch 07.10. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Mittwoch 14.10. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Mittwoch 21.10. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Mittwoch 28.10. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Mittwoch 04.11. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Mittwoch 11.11. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Mittwoch 18.11. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Mittwoch 25.11. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Mittwoch 02.12. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Mittwoch 09.12. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Mittwoch 16.12. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Mittwoch 13.01. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Mittwoch 20.01. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Mittwoch 27.01. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital

Ziele, Inhalte und Methode der Lehrveranstaltung

On completion of the course, students will be able to read and understand upper-intermediate Business English texts; understand and apply business English vocabulary and terminology from the fields of management, company finance, financial markets, international trade, CSR, taxation, economic policy; translate those terms into German and vice versa; participate in discussions on those fields; produce communicatively effective written business texts (graph descriptions; business reports and proposals); give presentations in teams.

Content
Banking/Referencing
Stocks and bonds/Presentations
Venture capital/Prepositions
Accounting and financial statements/Linkers
Market structure, competition and takeovers /Business trends
Government and taxation/Graph descriptions
The business cycle/Phrasal verbs
Corporate social responsibility/Gerund and infinitive
Exchange rates/Business reports
International trade/Business proposals
Women in business

Mode of instruction: digital (via moodle)
Methods: online sessions specifically designed for self-study.
This will include audio-visual content, reading and listening comprehension exercises based on current affairs, group work, presentations, online discussions, vocabulary development and reinforcement of grammatical structures, case studies and online quizzes.

Art der Leistungskontrolle und erlaubte Hilfsmittel

Business English II is assessed by means of
• Midterm Test (20%) online through moodle
• OOPT (10%)
• Final Test (60%) online through moodle
• Quizzes (10%) online through moodle

In order to pass the course, students must
1) reach an overall percentage score (PS) of more than 60% and
2) reach more than 90 points on the OOPT.

No dictionaries or other reference materials are allowed in the exam.

Mindestanforderungen und Beurteilungsmaßstab

The students will be awarded a grade on the basis of their overall percentage score (PS) as follows:
PS 60.5-70; Grade 4
PS 70.5-80; Grade 3
PS 80.5-90; Grade 2
PS 90.5-100; Grade 1

In order to pass the course, students must
1) reach an overall percentage score (PS) of more than 60% and
2) reach more than 90 points on the OOPT.

No dictionaries or other reference materials are allowed in the exam.

According to university regulation, this course is "prüfungsimmanent", which means that in principle students must attend every class (for information on how this applies when the course is taught in a digital format, please see below). Exceptionally, they may miss a maximum of two sessions.

Failure to attend the first session without prior notification will result in losing the place in the course.

This course will be taught in a digital format through Moodle. This means your physical presence is not required, but you are expected to actively participate online by completing weekly sessions through Moodle. Completing these weekly sessions is mandatory and if you fail to actively participate (e.g. upload assignments) for more than two sessions this will result in a fail.

Sessions will be posted weekly on Moodle (you will receive an email notification whenever a new session goes online.) You are expected to complete weekly homework and online tasks (for instance, contribute to class discussions, upload specific assignments, etc). These will only be available for a limited time period (usually one week). Please note that late submissions will not be accepted. Failure to actively participate in the course online (that means if you make no submissions for more than two sessions) will result in a fail.

Gruppe 3

This course is designed specifically for students of (International) Business Administration at the Faculty of Business, Economics and Statistics. These students have priority over students studying at other faculties.

In order to take Business English II, students must have passed Business English I.

max. 30 Teilnehmer*innen
Sprache: Englisch
Lernplattform: Moodle

Lehrende

Termine (iCal) - nächster Termin ist mit N markiert

Please note that the OOPT forms part of your assessment. For further information please see our FAQs: https://wirtschaftssprachen.univie.ac.at/studium/englisch/oxford-online-placement-test/faq/
There will be an opportunity for students who have successfully registered for Business English II to take the test at the faculty free of charge during WS 2020/21. You will receive further details from your course instructor closer to the time.
Mid-term: Wednesday, November 25, 15:30 - 16:15
Final: Wednesday, January 27, 15:30 - 16:30

Mittwoch 07.10. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Mittwoch 14.10. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Mittwoch 21.10. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Mittwoch 28.10. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Mittwoch 04.11. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Mittwoch 11.11. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Mittwoch 18.11. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Mittwoch 25.11. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Mittwoch 02.12. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Mittwoch 09.12. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Mittwoch 16.12. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Mittwoch 13.01. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Mittwoch 20.01. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Mittwoch 27.01. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital

Gruppe 4

This course is designed specifically for students of (International) Business Administration at the Faculty of Business, Economics and Statistics. These students have priority over students studying at other faculties.

In order to take Business English II, students must have passed Business English I.

max. 30 Teilnehmer*innen
Sprache: Englisch
Lernplattform: Moodle

Lehrende

Termine (iCal) - nächster Termin ist mit N markiert

Please note that the OOPT forms part of your assessment. For further information please see our FAQs: https://wirtschaftssprachen.univie.ac.at/studium/englisch/oxford-online-placement-test/faq/
There will be an opportunity for students who have successfully registered for Business English II to take the test at the faculty free of charge during WS 2020/21. You will receive further details from your course instructor closer to the time.
Mid-term: Wednesday, November 25, 15:30 - 16:15
Final: Wednesday, January, 27, 15:30 - 16:30

Die Termine für diese LV werden noch rechtzeitig vor der Anmeldephase bekanntgegeben.

Mittwoch 07.10. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Mittwoch 14.10. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Mittwoch 21.10. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Mittwoch 28.10. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Mittwoch 04.11. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Mittwoch 11.11. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Mittwoch 18.11. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Mittwoch 25.11. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Mittwoch 02.12. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Mittwoch 09.12. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Mittwoch 16.12. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Mittwoch 13.01. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Mittwoch 20.01. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Mittwoch 27.01. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital

Ziele, Inhalte und Methode der Lehrveranstaltung

On completion of the course, students will be able to read and understand upper-intermediate Business English texts; understand and apply business English vocabulary and terminology from the fields of management, company finance, financial markets, international trade, CSR, taxation, economic policy; translate those terms into German and vice versa; participate in discussions on those fields; produce communicatively effective written business texts (graph descriptions; business reports and proposals); give presentations in teams.

Content
Banking/Referencing
Stocks and bonds/Presentations
Venture capital/Prepositions
Accounting and financial statements/Linkers
Market structure, competition and takeovers /Business trends
Government and taxation/Graph descriptions
The business cycle/Phrasal verbs
Corporate social responsibility/Gerund and infinitive
Exchange rates/Business reports
International trade/Business proposals
Women in business

Methods
This course uses the following methods: lectures, small-group work, team presentations with individual written feedback, discussions, listening comprehensions, vocabulary development and reinforcement of grammatical structures, role plays and case studies.

Art der Leistungskontrolle und erlaubte Hilfsmittel

Business English II is assessed by means of
• Midterm Test (20%) online through Moodle
• OOPT (10%)
• Final Test (60%) online through Moodle
• Quizzes (10%) online through Moodle

In order to pass the course, students must
1) reach an overall percentage score (PS) of more than 60% and
2) reach more than 90 points on the OOPT.

No dictionaries or other reference materials are allowed in the exam.

Mindestanforderungen und Beurteilungsmaßstab

The students will be awarded a grade on the basis of their overall percentage score (PS) as follows:
PS 60.5-70; Grade 4
PS 70.5-80; Grade 3
PS 80.5-90; Grade 2
PS 90.5-100; Grade 1

In order to pass the course, students must
1) reach an overall percentage score (PS) of more than 60% and
2) reach more than 90 points on the OOPT.

No dictionaries or other reference materials are allowed in the exam.

According to university regulation, this course is "prüfungsimmanent", which means that in principle students must attend every class. Exceptionally, they may miss a maximum of two sessions.

Failure to attend the first session without prior notification will result in losing the place in the course.

This course will be taught in a digital format through Moodle. This means that your physical presence is not required. However, you are expected to actively participate online by completing weekly sessions through Moodle. Completing these weekly sessions is mandatory and if you fail to actively participate (e.g. upload assignments) for more than two sessions, this will result in a fail.

Sessions will be posted weekly on Moodle (you will receive an email notification whenever a new session goes online.) You are expected to complete weekly homework and online tasks which will only be available for a limited time period (usually one week). Please note that late submissions will not be accepted. Failure to actively participate in the course online (that means if you make no submissions for more than two sessions) will result in a fail.

Gruppe 5

This course is designed specifically for students of (International) Business Administration at the Faculty of Business, Economics and Statistics. These students have priority over students studying at other faculties.

In order to take Business English II, students must have passed Business English I.

max. 30 Teilnehmer*innen
Sprache: Englisch
Lernplattform: Moodle

Lehrende

Termine (iCal) - nächster Termin ist mit N markiert

Please note that the OOPT forms part of your assessment. For further information please see our FAQs: https://wirtschaftssprachen.univie.ac.at/studium/englisch/oxford-online-placement-test/faq/
There will be an opportunity for students who have successfully registered for Business English II to take the test at the faculty free of charge during WS 2020/21. You will receive further details from your course instructor closer to the time.
Mid-term: Wednesday, November 25, 15:30 - 16:15
Final: Wednesday, January 27, 15:30 - 16:30

Die Termine für diese LV werden noch rechtzeitig vor der Anmeldephase bekanntgegeben.

Mittwoch 07.10. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Mittwoch 14.10. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Mittwoch 21.10. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Mittwoch 28.10. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Mittwoch 04.11. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Mittwoch 11.11. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Mittwoch 18.11. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Mittwoch 25.11. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Mittwoch 02.12. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Mittwoch 09.12. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Mittwoch 16.12. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Mittwoch 13.01. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Mittwoch 20.01. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Mittwoch 27.01. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital

Information

Prüfungsstoff

Emmerson, Paul (2009): Business Vocabulary Builder. Macmillan Education.
Emmerson, Paul (2010): Business Grammar Builder. Macmillan Education.
MacKenzie, Ian (2010): English for Business Studies. CUP.
Additional material compiled by the lecturer

Literatur

Emmerson, Paul (2009): Business Vocabulary Builder. Macmillan Education.
Emmerson, Paul (2010): Business Grammar Builder. Macmillan Education.
MacKenzie, Ian (2010): English for Business Studies. CUP.
Additional material compiled by the lecturer

Zuordnung im Vorlesungsverzeichnis

Letzte Änderung: Mi 01.09.2021 14:27