Course: Business Correspondence in English

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Course title Business Correspondence in English
Course code KAJ/OABSZ
Organizational form of instruction no contact
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 0
Language of instruction English
Status of course Compulsory-optional
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Mišterová Ivona, PhDr. Ph.D.
  • Kumar Alok, M.A.
Course content
The course is a part of the Final State Examination of the bachelor's study programme Foreign Languages for Commercial Purposes. The written and as well as oral examination takes about 15 - 30 minutes. All procedures fully comply with the Study and Examination Regulations at the University of West Bohemia in Pilsen.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Textual studies
prerequisite
professional knowledge
Completion of all "prerequisites" in accordance with the study plan of the study programme guaranteed by the Department of English Language and Literature and in full compliance with the Study and Examinations Regulations at the University of West Bohemia in Pilsen.
learning outcomes
Students will be able to: - apply theoretical knowledge practically, - create formal as well as informal letters, memoranda, requests, letters of complaint, orders, etc., - communicate - in written form - both within a firm and with business partners, - analyse and solve actual business tasks to which students apply their theoretical knowledge, - describe standard business procedures in both trade and manufacturing enterprises, - create basic business documents, e.g. writing assessment, accounting reports, meeting minutes, and basic types of contracts.
teaching methods
Textual studies
assessment methods
Oral exam
Written exam
Recommended literature


Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Philosophy and Arts Foreign Languages for Business (16-1,2) Philological sciences 3 Summer
Faculty of Philosophy and Arts Foreign Languages for Business (16-2) Philological sciences 3 Summer
Faculty of Philosophy and Arts Foreign Languages for Business (13-4) Philological sciences 3 Summer
Faculty of Philosophy and Arts Foreign Languages for Business (15-3) Philological sciences 3 Summer
Faculty of Philosophy and Arts Foreign Languages for Business (13-3) Philological sciences 3 Summer
Faculty of Philosophy and Arts Foreign Languages for Business (13-4) Philological sciences 3 Summer
Faculty of Philosophy and Arts Foreign Languages for Business (13-3) Philological sciences 3 Summer
Faculty of Philosophy and Arts Foreign Languages for Business (13-4) Philological sciences 3 Summer
Faculty of Philosophy and Arts Foreign Languages for Business (16-1,2) Philological sciences 3 Summer
Faculty of Philosophy and Arts Foreign Languages for Business (17-1) Philological sciences 3 Summer