Course: German for Banking

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Course title German for Banking
Course code UJP/NBA
Organizational form of instruction Tutorial
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter and summer
Number of ECTS credits 2
Language of instruction German
Status of course Compulsory-optional, Optional
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Course availability The course is available to visiting students
  • Blažková Blanka, Mgr.
  • Kůtková Kristina, Mgr.
Course content
- Money, functions and forms of money - Types of deposits - Types of bank institutions and their roles - Banks, branches, services - The structure of a bank, the role of a bank in the economy - Bank accounts, types of accounts, opening an account - Student accounts - Cheques, types of cheques - Payment cards, types of cards - Internet banking - Bank loans, types, SCHUFA an association preventing credit frauds and managing credit risks - Financial investments, securities, saving for building purposes, the stock exchange, strategy and planning - Euro, European Central Bank, banknotes safety features

Learning activities and teaching methods
E-learning, Collaborative instruction, Multimedia supported teaching, Individual study, Practicum
  • Presentation preparation (report in a foreign language) (10-15) - 15 hours per semester
  • unspecified - 10 hours per semester
  • Contact hours - 26 hours per semester
professional knowledge
Language competence at the level of UJP/NC8W or at B2 level of the Common European Framework for Languages.
learning outcomes
find his/her way in the system of the German banking industry - to present and argue in German
professional skills
vést obchodní jednání v daném jazyce - prezentovat a argumentovat v německém jazyce - analyzovat text s finační tématikou - poskytnout zájemci o úvěr, založení konta adekvátní informace
teaching methods
professional knowledge
Multimedia supported teaching
Collaborative instruction
Individual study
assessment methods
Skills demonstration during practicum
Individual presentation at a seminar
Continuous assessment
Recommended literature
  • Baběradová, Helena. Fachsprache Deutsch ? Finanzen : Kommunikation rund ums Geld. Praha : Klett, 2006. ISBN 80-86906-56-6.
  • GANCZAR Maciej; GEBAL Przemyslaw. Repetytorium Leksykalne Fachsprache Wirtschaft. Poznan, 2008. ISBN 978-83-7429-090-6.
  • HEIRING Werner. Das Bankwesen in Deutschland. 2010.
  • MÜHLMEYER Richard. Betriebslehre der Banken und Sparkassen. Rinteln, 2014. ISBN 987-3-8120-0130-4.
  • SCHLUETTER, T. Das Bank und Börsen Abc. Bank Verlag, 2001.

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