SPR2010 - Business and Management English

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Vurderingsordning: Oppgave og muntlig eksamen
Karakter: Bokstavkarakterer

Vurderingsform Vekting Varighet Hjelpemidler Delkarakter
Oppgave 40/100
Muntlig eksamen 60/100 F

Faglig innhold

This course will help you improve your oral and written English for use in business and management situations, whether you need to write e-mails, letters or reports, or make a PowerPoint presentation to an international audience where English is the common language.

Writing and grammar:
- Sentence structure, paragraph construction, prepositions, punctuation and pronoun use, and other common problem areas for non-native speakers of English.
- Expanding business and management vocabulary.
- Presenting material orally in English - improving pronunciation, stress and intonation.
- Contemporary business communication
- 21st century business and management issues covering a wide range of current business and economic situations


- acquisition of business and specialist vocabulary and appropriate use in spoken and written language

- ability to write a range of business related correspondence
- ability to take part in English speaking meetings

General Competence
- to successfully present in English both written and spoken using a wide range of vocabulary and a high degree of grammatical accuracy

Læringsformer og aktiviteter

The course assumes students have a working knowledge of English, and will focus on improving written and oral skills by examining common problem areas for non-native speakers of English, including sentence structure, paragraph construction, prepositions, punctuation and pronoun use. Students will also build their business and management vocabulary through assigned readings and mandatory oral presentations. Readings will focus on contemporary business and management issues, such as the economic situation, management of a multi-national workforce, corporate social responsibility, banking, new technology, adverstising, marketing, public relations, outsourcing and international supply chains. There will be take-home assignments to help students improve their written English skills, as well as in-class oral presentations for which students will be given written feedback from the instructor. All students must complete all assignments in order to take the examination and all students need participate actively in the classroom.

Obligatoriske aktiviteter

  • Assignment ( not valid autumn 2020)

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The total grade of this course is a mix of an oral and a written exam.
Please note that active classroom participation is a part of the Oral examination.

Students who want to improve their grade in a course based on several assessments, may re-take the individual component assessment.
For a new assessment in connection with a failing grade, the Faculty of Economics and Management has supplementary regulations.

Admission will be limited, students must apply.

The course is available for students currently enrolled in the Bachelor programme Business Administration at NTNU Business School, and foreign exchange students at Faculty of Economics and Management.

Spesielle vilkår

Begrenset opptak til undervisning. For nærmere opplysninger:

Vurderingsmelding krever godkjent undervisningsmelding samme semester. Obligatorisk aktivitet fra tidligere semester kan godkjennes av instituttet.

Krever opptak til studieprogram:
Økonomi og administrasjon (BØA)
Økonomi og administrasjon (ØABACHELOR)




English for Business Studies, Ian McKenzie

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Versjon: A
Studiepoeng:  7.5 SP
Studienivå: Videregående emner, nivå II


Termin nr.: 1
Undervises:  HØST 2020
Spesiell frist for melding til undervisning: 01.06.2020

Termin nr.: 1
Undervises:  VÅR 2021
Spesiell frist for melding til undervisning: 01.12.2020

Undervisningsspråk: Engelsk

Sted: Trondheim

  • Økonomi og administrasjon

Ansvarlig enhet
NTNU Handelshøyskolen



Vurderingsordning: Oppgave og muntlig eksamen

Termin Statuskode Vurderings-form Vekting Hjelpemidler Dato Tid Digital eksamen Rom *
Høst ORD Muntlig eksamen (1) 60/100 F

Utlevering 30.10.2020

Innlevering 06.11.2020

Utlevering 16:00

Innlevering 14:00

Rom Bygning Antall kandidater
Høst ORD Oppgave 40/100

Utlevering 21.09.2020

Innlevering 28.09.2020

Utlevering 08:00

Innlevering 10:00

Rom Bygning Antall kandidater
Vår ORD Muntlig eksamen (2) 60/100 F

Utlevering 19.02.2021

Innlevering 26.02.2021

Utlevering 12:00

Innlevering 13:00

Rom Bygning Antall kandidater
Vår ORD Oppgave 40/100

Utlevering 08.02.2021

Innlevering 12.02.2021

Utlevering 10:00

Innlevering 14:00

Rom Bygning Antall kandidater
  • * Skriftlig eksamen plasseres på rom 3 dager før eksamensdato. Hvis mer enn ett rom er oppgitt, finner du ditt rom på Studentweb.
  • 1) Week 46
  • 2) Week 9

For mer info om oppmelding til og gjennomføring av eksamen, se "Innsida - Eksamen"

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