Università degli Studi di Napoli "Parthenope"

Teaching schedule

Academic year: 
2015/2016
Belonging course: 
Course of Master's Degree Programme on METODI QUANTITATIVI PER LE DECISIONI AZIENDALI
Location: 
Napoli
Disciplinary sector: 
LANGUAGE AND TRANSLATION - ENGLISH (L-LIN/12)
Credits: 
6
Year of study: 
2
Teachers: 
GRIMALDI Agnese Daniela
Cycle: 
First Semester
Hours of front activity: 
48

Language

English

Course description

At the end of the course, the students will have developed suitable knowledge and communicative skills so that they will be able to:
read, understand and reword articles taken from specialised business newspapers and magazines
read, understand and reword texts taken from business publications
listen to and understand business-related oral presentations and conversations
communicate effectively in conversations at work
write short business messages and reports

Prerequisites

Communicative competence between B1 and B2 CEFR levels.

Syllabus

Communicative functions relating to the contents of the Degree Program, such as communication and business relationships, international marketing, business success, risk, finance, business startups, customer service, mergers and acquisitions, Brexit implications. Lexis and grammar: idioms, noun compounds and noun phrases, multi-word verbs, prefixes, adverbs of degree, dependent prepositions, present and past tenses, gerunds and infinitives, future tenses and modals to express prediction and probability.

Teaching Methods

Textbooks

- Cotton D., Falvey D., Kent S., Market Leader Upper Intermediate, Course Book, 3rd Edition
- Further readings on business topics that will be introduced during the course.

Learning assessment

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Mutuazioni

  • Study course MARKETING E MANAGEMENT INTERNAZIONALE - Training course in PERCORSO COMUNE
  • Study course MANAGEMENT E FINANZA D'AZIENDA - Training course in GENERALE
  • Study course ECONOMIA DELLA COOPERAZIONE E DEL COMMERCIO INTERNAZIONALE - Training course in GENERALE
  • Study course SCIENZE ECONOMICHE E FINANZIARIE - Training course in PERCORSO COMUNE