Syllabus

Titel
0860 Presenting in English
LV-Leiter/innen
Univ.Prof. Almut Köster, M.A.,Ph.D.
Kontakt
  • LV-Typ
    PI
  • Semesterstunden
    2
  • Unterrichtssprache
    Englisch
Anmeldung
23.09.2020 bis 04.10.2020
Anmeldung über LPIS
Hinweise zur LV
Planpunkt(e) Master
Termine
Wochentag Datum Uhrzeit Raum
Freitag 09.10.2020 13:00 - 14:30 D2.0.392
Freitag 30.10.2020 13:00 - 16:30 D2.0.392
Freitag 06.11.2020 13:00 - 17:30 D2.0.392
Freitag 13.11.2020 13:00 - 17:30 D2.0.392
Freitag 20.11.2020 13:00 - 17:30 D2.0.392
Freitag 27.11.2020 13:00 - 17:30 D2.0.392
Freitag 22.01.2021 13:00 - 17:30 Online-Einheit

Ablauf der LV bei eingeschränktem Campusbetrieb

Rotationsmodus:

Session 1, 9/10/20: Group 1: 13:00 - 14:30; Group 2: 15:00 - 16:30

Session 2, 30/10/20: Group 1: 13:00 - 14:30; Group 2: 15:00 - 16:30

Session 3, 13/11/20: Group 1: 13:00 - 15:00, Group 2: 15:30 - 17:30 - Short presentations

Session 4, 20/11/20: Group 1: 13:00 - 17:30 - Long presentations

Session 5, 27/11/20: Group 2 13:00 - 17:30 - Long presentations

Session 6, 22/01/2021: 13:00 - 17:30 - Individual time slots for ad hoc presentations

Due to further restrictions, Sessions 2-6 were moved online to Zoom with the whole class attending. In the final session, the ad hoc presentations have been replaced by group presentations.

Inhalte der LV

Presenting selected business topics over the course of three presentations: one short, prepared presentation, one longer, prepared presentation, as well as oneshorter, ad-hoc presentation.

Each of the two prepared topics can be chosen by the student (with the approval of the instructors). The second presentation topic must be accompanied by a brief handout (2-3 pages) to be handed in and graded. The final, ad-hoc presentation will consist of students giving a talk on a given business topic with the use of background articles and/or other material provided by the instructors and a total preparation time of 75 minutes.

Lernergebnisse (Learning Outcomes)

After completing the course, students should be able to

  • give clearly structured presentations in English
  • master the core communicative skills required for presentations and discussions
  • present arguments in grammatically accurate, idiomatically versatile and rhetorically effective English

Regelung zur Anwesenheit

Full attendance is obviously recommended, but participants can miss a maximum of one session if absolutely necessary. Should they be scheduled to present in that session, they will have to give their presentation in another meeting.

Lehr-/Lerndesign

The teaching methods used include joint review and assessment of presentations.

Leistung(en) für eine Beurteilung

  • Preparation and delivery of three presentations (80%)
  • Power Point slides demonstrating presentation skills and English-language proficiency (fluency and accuracy) in accurate and appropriate written English (10%) 
  • A handout demonstrating the ability to summarise key points of a presentation in accurate and appropriate written English (10%) 
  • Regular attendance as well as active participation in discussions ('Yes'/'No' criterion)

Literatur

1
Titel: Readings provided in class

Teilnahmevoraussetzung(en) und Vergabe von Wartelistenplätzen

Registration required during the period of registration.

Erreichbarkeit des/der Vortragenden

Please refer to the homepage of the Institute for English Business Communication: https://www.wu.ac.at/en/ebc/contact/

Detailinformationen zu einzelnen Lehrveranstaltungseinheiten

Einheit Datum Inhalte
1

Introduction & a review of key presentation skills

2

Short presentations (prepared by students; no visuals)

3

Longer presentations (accompanied by ppt and a handout)

4

Longer presentations (accompanied by ppt and a handout)

5

Ad-hoc presentations

6

Revision & miscellaneous language exercises

7
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Zuletzt bearbeitet: 27.11.2020



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