Business English I


  • Topics: market research and international marketing, brands, management and mentoring, mobile banking, managing money, environmental and cyber challenges, challenges at the workplace, intercultural management, secondments abroad, relocation and retention
  • Business Correspondence: e-mails, letters, graphs, social media, summarising findings
  • Skills: dealing with questions, collaborating, defending your ideas, managing challenging conversations, giving feedback on performance, appraisals
  • Grammar: verb tenses (active and passive), noun compounds/ phrases/ combinations, describing trends, multiword verbs, reported speech, adverbs and adjectives, defining and non-defining relative clauses, question tags, cleft sentences, linking phrases and words, inversion

Art der Vermittlung


Art der Veranstaltung


Empfohlene Fachliteratur

Dubicka, Iwonna et al. Business Partner B2+. Coursebook. DACH Edition. Harlow: Pearson Education Limited. 2019 (verpflichtend)
Barral, Irene. Lizzie Wright. Business Partner B2+. Workbook. Harlow: Pearson Education Limited. 2020 (empfohlen)

Lern- und Lehrmethode

Face-to-face learning (input, discussions, role plays, presentations, written activities), case-studies, distance learning, blended learning, support through various media


Immanente Leistungsfeststellung (=Mitarbeit, Hausarbeiten u. Präsentation, Quizzes, E-learning)

Voraussetzungen laut Lehrplan

Englisch Maturaniveau (B2)



Europäische Wirtschaft und Unternehmensführung (Bachelor)

Akademischer Grad


ECTS Credits






Studienjahr, in dem die Lerneinheit angeboten wird


Semester in dem die Lehrveranstaltung angeboten wird

1 WS



Lernergebnisse der Lehrveranstaltung

Nach erfolgreichem Abschluss der Lehrveranstaltung, sind die Studierenden in der Lage zu:

  • Understand and apply situation- and topic-appropriate vocabulary orally and in writing
  • Correctly use basic and advanced English grammar
  • Read and debate about current topics
  • Communicate successfully in a variety of business-related situations
  • Carry out a needs analysis using leading and opening questions
  • Deal with questions (respond to questions, propose a change)
  • Brainstorm and promote collaboration in a meeting
  • Present and defend ideas
  • Describe consequences
  • Manage challenging conversations
  • Write different types of e-mails, and graph descriptions
Die Lernergebnisse dieser Lehrveranstaltung beziehen sich hauptsächlich auf folgende (International) Programme Learning Outcomes:
LO 1.4./ ILO 4
LO 2.1/ ILO 5
LO 2.2/ ILO 6
LO 4.2/ ILO5
LO 4.3 / ILO 8

Kennzahl der Lehrveranstaltung