Faculty of Agricultural Science and Landscape Architecture
Version 16.0 of 08/06/2019
- Code of Module
- Modulename (german)
- Study Programmes
- Wirtschaftsingenieurwesen Agrar/Lebensmittel (B.Eng.)
- Landwirtschaft (B.Sc.)
- Angewandte Pflanzenbiologie – Gartenbau, Pflanzentechnologie (B.Sc.)
- Level of Module
- Mission Statement
An English course teaching the students to communicate and work effectively within their field of operations.
A study of the various communicative platforms in contempary business. Practice of using these media within the subject-specific context of their studies.DiscussionDebateIdea exchangeTechnical writingMarketing languageProduct and process descriptionProduct presentationNetworking skillsStudents will learn and practice these skills in a variety of settings
- Learning Outcomes
Have an understanding of the various communicative platforms, forms of exchange and vocabulary pertaining to their field of study.
Detailed knowledge of communication within an international context relating to their future career choices.
Instrumental Skills and Competences
Communicative Skills and Competences
Describe and discuss complex technical issues in their field of expertise.
Systemic Skills and Competences
- Mode of Delivery
GroupworkIndividual exercisesPlenum discussionAudio / visual input
- Expected Knowledge and/or Competences
Successfully completed preparatory course at the University of Applied Sciences, or a placement test result B1 or above, or equivalent external certification.
- Responsible of the Module
- Concept of Study and Teaching
Workload Dozentengebunden Std. Workload Lehrtyp 60 Seminare Workload Dozentenungebunden Std. Workload Lehrtyp 30 Kleingruppen 30 Veranstaltungsvor-/-nachbereitung 20 Prüfungsvorbereitung 10 Literaturstudium
- Recommended Reading
Author's own material
- Graded Exam
- Ungraded Exam
- Assessment Methods Remark
Written exercise 25 %Test 25 %Presentation 50 %
- Module Frequency
Winter and Summer Term
- Language of Instruction