Scope: 5 ECTS
Timing: semesters 1 - 7
Course level: Basic Studies
Course type: compulsory/free-choice
Starting level and linkage with other courses
You can manage orally in basic everyday situations, know the elementary structures of the language and can write a short and simple text. You are also are familiar with the basic cultural aspects of the language area when it comes to everyday and working life. Your target level on the Common European Framework of Reference for languages is A1.
- basics of pronunciation
- vocabulary to introduce yourself and describe your environment
- basic structures of the language
- first steps in speaking the language
- basic writing skills
- basic culture elements
Recognising and validating prior learning (RPL)
No RPL at this level.
Cooperation with the business community
Real business based examples and cases, guest speakers, or company visits as appropriate.
International and global business approach to course themes and topics, contributions by multicultural student groups and company cooperation.
Students' performance is graded on the following scale: Excellent (5), Very good (4), Good (3), Satisfactory (2), Fair (1), Fail (0).
Link to the joint assessment grid. The assessment of one’s own learning.
Materials to be announced in the implementation plan.