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Important for Exchange Students: As the Full-Time and Part-Time MBA Programs utilize a modular course structure, the dates on which students begin and end the exchange are flexible. Please find here a chronological overview of the preliminary course offering for Fall and Spring.

Fall 2022  ›  Bachelor of Science in International Business Administration  ›  1st Semester  ›  Language and Intercultural Competence

English I, Group D2.2

Course Code:
Fiona Grant
Course Type:
Language Courses
Week Hours:
Fall 2022
(Please note that exchange students obtain a higher number of credits in the BSc-program at WHU than listed here. For further information please contact directly the International Relations Office.)
Business English I: The aim of the course is to provide an overview of Business English terminology from in and around the company. Vocabulary will be developed and expanded actively in the context of crucial issues within an organisation, including company structure, legal forms, financial statements, marketing, and human resources management. Students are encouraged to actively process the content covered in the course.
01:00 PM till 03:15 PM
Wednesday, 19/10/2022
01:00 PM till 03:15 PM
Wednesday, 30/11/2022
01:00 PM till 03:15 PM
Materials are provided by lecturers.

Secondary literature:

To be announced at the beginning of the course, where appropriate.
Interactive activities, individual, pair and group work, video clips, presentations, discussions.
Written Examination (70%), Oral Discussion (20%), Participation (10%)
Level C1 CEFR