The course takes place in period

3 (2022-01-01 to 2022-03-13)

Level/category

Professional studies

Teaching language

English

Type of course

Compulsory

Cycle/level of course

First

Recommended year of study

1

Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

In this study unit the focus lies on the following
competencies...

  • the ability to work / function confidently in
    various routine professional speech situations.
  • the ability to process authentic reading and
    understand English text.
  • use the language fluently in speech and writing
    for different purposes, with emphasis on your own
    industry area.

To achieve this, you need to have a proficiency of
at least B1.1 in English according to the CEFR
scale.

Learning outcomes

Divided into knowledge, skills and attitudes...
Knowledge - what you know

  • you have knowledge of your industry language and
    know how to develop it.
  • you have knowledge of academic writing,
    reference systems and report structure.

Skills - what you can do

  • can tell about your own industry and yourself in
    speech and text
  • understand spoken standard language
  • participate in conversations and handle customer
    service situations
  • write typical documents for the industry and
    academic text in English

Attitude

  • you are careful to follow the norms and
    etiquette of the language in speech and writing

Course contents

Teaching and exercises in:

  • expressing oneself objectively and appropriately
    even on subjective topics. oral communication.
  • academic writing, reference systems and report
    structure.
  • identifying, formulating and expressing their
    skills and experience.
  • giving presentations.

Additional information

Students are required to submit all assignments
and coursework tasks for assessment to pass the
course. The course
grade is based on continual assessment, and the
completion of all tasks and assignments
submitted (80%) and activity/participation (20%)
in classes. There is no final exam.

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment methods

  • Demonstrations and proficiency exams
  • Essays, reports, productions and portfolio

Assessment requirements

Continuous assessment of participation/activity,
all coursework exercises and tasks, and
assignments:

  • Write an effective job application with an
    introductory letter and associated CV.
  • Write an analysis or a summary of a topic
    related to your own field.
  • Hold a formal presentation on a topic related to
    your own area.
  • Write a structured report on a topic related to
    your own field or learning

To pass the course the student should pass the
following examinations:
Examination 1 ....
Examination 2.... etc.
(examinations include written examination tests,
demonstrations and presentations, reports and
produktions, essays, and also presence at
specified occasions)

The examinations contribute to the final grade as
follows: ...

Teacher

Kimberley Nigel

Examiner

Kimberley Nigel

Group size

No limit (41 students enrolled)

Assignments valid until

Until date 2022-04-15

Course enrolment period

2021-12-22 to 2022-01-20

Assessment methods

  • Date will be announced later - Demonstrations and presentations
  • Date will be announced later - Reports and productions
Room reservations
Date Time Room Title Description Organizer
2022-01-11 13:00 - 14:30 English Professional Communication MSE Nigel is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting. Join Zoom Meeting https://arcada.zoom.us/j/61879850811?from=addon Meeting ID: 618 7985 0811 Join by SIP 61879850811@109.105.112.236 61879850811@109.105.112.235 Join by H.323 109.105.112.236 109.105.112.235 Meeting ID: 618 7985 0811 Kimberley Nigel
2022-01-13 10:15 - 11:45 English Professional Communication MSE  Nigel is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting. Join Zoom Meeting https://arcada.zoom.us/j/67375244727?from=addon Meeting ID: 673 7524 4727 Join by SIP 67375244727@109.105.112.236 67375244727@109.105.112.235 Join by H.323 109.105.112.236 109.105.112.235 Meeting ID: 673 7524 4727 Kimberley Nigel
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2022-02-08 13:00 - 14:30 English Professional Communication MSE Nigel is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting. Join Zoom Meeting https://arcada.zoom.us/j/64095048554?from=addon Meeting ID: 640 9504 8554 Join by SIP 64095048554@109.105.112.236 64095048554@109.105.112.235 Join by H.323 109.105.112.236 109.105.112.235 Meeting ID: 640 9504 8554 Kimberley Nigel
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2022-02-22 13:00 - 14:30 English Professional Communication MSE Nigel is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting. Join Zoom Meeting https://arcada.zoom.us/j/65809023573?from=addon Meeting ID: 658 0902 3573 Join by SIP 65809023573@109.105.112.236 65809023573@109.105.112.235 Join by H.323 109.105.112.236 109.105.112.235 Meeting ID: 658 0902 3573 Kimberley Nigel
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2022-03-01 13:00 - 14:30 English Professional Communication MSE Nigel is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting. Join Zoom Meeting https://arcada.zoom.us/j/65983532993?from=addon Meeting ID: 659 8353 2993 Join by SIP 65983532993@109.105.112.236 65983532993@109.105.112.235 Join by H.323 109.105.112.236 109.105.112.235 Meeting ID: 659 8353 2993 Kimberley Nigel
2022-03-03 10:15 - 11:45 English Professional Communication MSE 3 March class is self-study: Dear Students As nobody has booked a presentation for tomorrow 3 March, as agreed I am making the class self-study. I therefore also suggest you use the time to prepare your presentation and work within your pairs. Kimberley Nigel
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