Course: Business Meetings in French

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Course title Business Meetings in French
Course code KMO/9FNC
Organizational form of instruction Tutorial
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter and summer
Number of ECTS credits 3
Language of instruction French
Status of course unspecified
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Kocourková Pavla, Mgr.
  • Suchá Romana, Mgr. Ph.D.
Course content
- Telephoning, making appointments - Business trips, customs and traditions of Francophone countries - Airlines, letters of complaint - Meetings, equipment of meeting rooms - Opening a meeting, different points of view - Presenting arguments - discussion, closing a meeting - Minutes of a meeting - its format and contents - Introduction of a speaker, delivery of a speech - Selling, markets - Sick leave, injury at work - Fixed and flexible working hours - Sales talk, telemarketing - Pass a command and discuss about details of a command Further information for distant study programme students can be found on the Courseware.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Cooperative instruction, Project-based instruction, Multimedia supported teaching, Individual study, Practicum
  • Individual project (40) - 32 hours per semester
  • Preparation for comprehensive test (10-40) - 20 hours per semester
  • Contact hours - 26 hours per semester
prerequisite
professional knowledge
to understand business articles
to use effectively advanced grammatical structures
professional skills
to communicate in business environment
general eligibility
N/A
N/A
N/A
learning outcomes
professional knowledge
to identify key characteristic of a successful meeting and roles of its participants
professional skills
to work in french business environment
to write the report about a meeting (minutes)
to conduct and active participate on a business meeting
to express himself/herself with appropriate language in different stages of a meeting
general eligibility
N/A
N/A
N/A
teaching methods
professional knowledge
Practicum
Multimedia supported teaching
Project-based instruction
Cooperative instruction
Individual study
assessment methods
Test
Continuous assessment
Project
Quality of a written report
Recommended literature
  • BROULAND, P. - KIDLESOVÁ, Z. - PRIESOLOVÁ, J. Francouzsko-český a česko-francouzský hospodářský slovník. Plzeň: FRAUS, 2003. ISBN 80-7238-259-4.
  • PERFORNIS, J.-L. Communication progressive du francais des affaires. Paris: CLE International, 2010. ISBN 978-2-09-035363-1.
  • PERFORNIS, J.-L. Vocabulaire progressif du francais des affaires. Paris: CLE International, 2004. ISBN 209-033803-2.


Study plans that include the course
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