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Our next course:

Time: Monday and Wednesday, 18:00 to 19:30
Start: 05 May 2021
End: 28 June 2021
Total: 28 lessons
Fee: EUR 170 (see discount package: Fit for Work)
Due to Corona this course will take place online.

OBJECTIVE

Are you an advanced learner and want to expand or deepen your knowledge of German for professional purposes?

On the course "German for Work 2“ you will learn and practice vocabulary as well as communication situations from areas of work in different departments of a company. The aim is to enable you to overcome lingustic challenges in the area of management, administration and sales.

The course German for Work 1 is not an absolute prerequisite for attending this course.

TARGET GROUP

  • Professionals or students with good general knowledge of German who already work in a German-speaking company or want to prepare themselves for work in the German economy.
  • Learners who have already attended the German for Work 1 and want to expand their knowledge.

Language requirements: Level B2.2 (in accordance with the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)

TOPICS AND CONTENT

Focus: Language for business and negotiation in the company

Topics from the following areas of German for business and negotiation will be selected:

  • Work and employment / project management
  • Work environment and information technology
  • Product innovation
  • Advertising and consumption behaviour / From product to brand
  • Revenue and expenditure / modern payment transactions / taxation
  • Human resources policy and management skills
  • International cooperation

The focus is on the training of communicative skills required for team discussions, project management and negotiations with business partners. The course book used also offers opportunity to expand receptive competence with reading and audio texts. Various grammatical structures can also be revised.

The course is based on the book: Busch/Matz/Raven/Szita (2016), Entscheidungen - Deutsch als Geschäfts- und Verhandlungssprache, Schubert-Verlag, ISBN: 978-3-941323-23-0 (The book is not included in the course price.)

ECTS CREDITS

This course carries 1.5 ECTS credits

FURTHER DATES

Time: Monday and Wednesday, 18:00 to 19:30
Start: 03 November 2021
End: 20 December 2021
Total: 28 lessons
Fee: EUR 170 (see discount package: Fit for Work)

REGISTRATION

You can register online (online registration under "Special Courses") or in person during office hours.

More information on registration