Fakultative Englischkurse
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Fakultative Englischkurse

Optional English Courses

English Brückenkurs / Bridging Course September 2020Bereich öffnenBereich schließen

Kursinhalte

  • (Re-)Aktivierung und Entwicklung kommunikativer Fertigkeiten im Hören, Sprechen und Lesen
  • Wiederholung und Festigung der wichtigsten Grammatik
  • Introductions
  • Social English
  • The Business World
  • Business Skills

Kurs im Überblick

Termin: 7.09.-11.09.2020 | Montag, Mittwoch, Freitag 13.00 – 16.30 Uhr; Dienstag und Donnerstag 9.00 - 15.00

Kursdauer: 5 online und campustermine, Mo - Fr

Teilnahmegebühr:  120,00 EUR

Veranstaltungsort: TH Wildau

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Academic Writing September 2020Bereich öffnenBereich schließen

                                                      Elective Course in Academic Writing              

                                     An online one-week course in writing skills for academic purposes

 

Dates: 21.09.-25.09.2020
Cost: Free of charge

This course is intended for all Bachelor and Master students at the TH Wildau, both German and international, who wish to write papers or their dissertation in English and would like to develop their formal writing skills. The focus will be on the conventional moves and strategies of academic writing such as:

INTRODUCTION

LITERATURE REVIEW

METHODOLOGY

RESULTS

DISCUSSION

CONCLUSION

Being critical

Transition statements

Hedging

Coherence

This corpus‐based course will offer practice in processes and strategies that enable students to present their work in a clear and coherent fashion. A variety of free online tools will be demonstrated which enable students to make their writing more formal and academic. Particular attention will be paid to collocations (how words are combined to form phrases) and the challenges that German students face when they seek to develop their own academic style, particularly hedging and evaluating the evidence/arguments presented. Students are welcome to bring along their own academic work so that individual feedback can be provided on the final day.

To be offered 21st  September till 25th September 2020 as an intensive course comprising 30 hours. This course is free for all students, but please register with John O’Donoghue by 1st September 2020.

john.odonoghue(at)th-wildau.de

Online Job Application Interviews in English - Coaching, October 2020Bereich öffnenBereich schließen

Online Job Application Interviews in Englisch - Coaching

This three-hour workshop will offer practice and coaching in online job interviews in English. We will look at how to prepare and at the online situation and the kind of questions you may face. This will involve practice and coaching with feedback. We will use Webex, and you need microphones and cameras. 

Maximum number of participants: 8. You need good B2 or C1 English. Free of charge.

Date: 2 October 2020, 9-12. Please register by 31 July to sprachenzentrum(at)th-wildau.de. There will be a waiting list if more than 8 registrations are received. Please inform us if you have registered and cannot attend. The Webex link will be sent in September.

Trainer: Dr. Greg Bond

English Tests for Admission to Master's Programmes at TH WildauBereich öffnenBereich schließen

This is the internal English test for admission to the following master’s programmes: Business Management, Wirtschaft und Recht (general admission and the specialisation in Personnel), Wirtschaftsinformatik. Please always check the relevant admission requirements and study and examination regulations, as you may qualify for admission without further proof of English.

For European Management and Technical Management, and for the specialisation in International Business Law in the Wirtschaft und Recht master's, you require an external C1 English certificate. This can be obtained by taking the London Chamber of Commerce and Industry English for Business examinations at TH Wildau or by externally taking one of the tests stipulated in the degree programme admission requirements.

The next English test for admission to the master’s degree programmes in Business Management, Wirtschaft und Recht (general admission and the specialisation in Personnel) and Wirtschaftsinformatik will be held online on -Date to be announced-, applicants should register by the -Date to be announced-. This test is free of charge. It is based on the London Chamber of Commerce and Industry English for Business Level 3 examinations.

For registration please send an email to john.odonoghue(at)th-wildau.de.

Workshop on Writing ThesesBereich öffnenBereich schließen

Workshop on writing theses in English. Free of charge.

  • How long should my thesis be?
  • How do I register it?
  • What should I write about?
  • How do I deal with references?

All these questions and plenty more will be addressed in this on-line workshop which will give you advice on writing your thesis; helping to take the stress away and hopefully ending your studies on a high-note!

You will need C1 or B2 English to attend this workshop.

Date for the winter semester 2020/2021 to be announced.

Trainer: Martin Bradbeer.

 

Kursniveaus

Für Informationen zu den Niveaus sehen Sie bitte den Gemeinsamen Europäischen Referenzrahmen für Sprachen

For information on the levels please see the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages