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Archived Curricula Guide 2012–2015
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KKENKTK Foundations of English Business Communication 4 ECTS
Organised by
Preceding studies
Minimum level B2 on the Common European Framework scale. Students below this minimum level are recommended to do the Preparatory Course in English to help them reach the necessary level of general proficiency before taking part in the course.


Common European Framework of Reference for Languages: B2
Strategic themes: Internationalisation

General description

This course is intended for students studying towards a Bachelor of Science (Economics and Business Administration) degree and comprises two modules: Module 1 (Professional Communication) and Module 2 (Meetings and Social Skills).

The course is to be completed during the 1st year of studies. Successful completion of the Foundations of English Business Communication course requires taking the course modules in order, first module 1 and then module 2. The course is two periods long.

Learning outcomes

See Modules 1 and 2.


See Modules 1 and 2.

Teaching methods

The average student workload for a 4 credit course is 108 hours (4 x 27). The distribution of hours between classwork, online work and other independent work will vary.

Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Open University Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Participation in course work 
In English
In English
Written exam 
In English

Evaluation and evaluation criteria

Numeric 1-5.
Grades are awarded on the basis of the completion of all the necessary tasks to a satisfactory level as well as active participation.

Belongs to following study modules

Language Centre
Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.