Subject 'Business English for IT Specialists'

Name in Estonian: Inglise ärikeel IT spetsialistidele

Year:   2006/2007    2007/2008    2008/2009    2009/2010    2010/2011    

State codeI349
Study languageEstonian
Credit points 2.5 CP; 4 ECTS
Grading method Grade prelim

General description

The aim of the course is to acquire and extend knowledge of business English and improve business communication skills at the level, which enables students to extend their specialist knowledge, skilfully use relevant literature and successfully communicate (orally and in the written form) in their specialist field at international level. The main focus is on the improvement of presentation and argumentation skills and on the practical application of these skills in the specific IT field necessary for the student. The course mainly includes reading and reviewing specialist literature, holding and participating in meetings and negotiations, giving presentations, participating in discussions and justifying one's views. In addition the principles of business correspondence and report writing are discussed.

Is taught in following curricula

2010: ISa*  ISa-k*  ISd*  TS  
2009: IA*  ISa*  ISa-k*  ISd*  ISd-k*  TS  
2008: IA*  ISa*  ISa-k*  ISd*  ISd-k*  TS  
2007: IA*  ISa*  ISa-k*  ISd*  TS  
2006: ISa-k*  
* Optional subject

Related subjects

Required subjects
I019 English
Replacement Subjects
I318 Business English for IT Specialists