PrF:BO205Zk English for Specific Purposes - Course Information
BO205Zk English for Specific Purposes IIFaculty of Law
- Extent and Intensity
- 0/10/0. 5 credit(s). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
- Mgr. Štěpánka Bilová, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
PhDr. Hana Kallus, M.A., Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
- Guaranteed by
- PhDr. Hana Kallus, M.A., Ph.D.
Language Centre, Faculty of Law Division - Language Centre
Contact Person: Lenka Pavlíková
Supplier department: Language Centre, Faculty of Law Division - Language Centre
- Timetable of Seminar Groups
- BO205Zk/01: Fri 12. 3. 12:00–13:40 148, 14:00–15:40 148, Fri 9. 4. 12:00–13:40 148, 14:00–15:40 148, Fri 30. 4. 12:00–13:40 148, Š. Bilová
- ( BO106K English for Specific Purposes || CBO106K English for Specific Purposes ) && ! OBOR ( PR ) && ! OBOR ( PR01 ) && ! PROGRAM ( N - VS )
The students are expected to have passed the previous course - English for Specific Purposes I.
- Course Enrolment Limitations
- The course is only offered to the students of the study fields the course is directly associated with.
- fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
- there are 34 fields of study the course is directly associated with, display
- Course objectives
- The aim of the course is to further develop English for specific purposes in the field of international sale contracts, in particular the main parts of the UN Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods and the content of ICC International Sale Contract. Other aims cover developing negotiation skills, presentation skills and writing a memorandum.
- Learning outcomes
- At the end of the course the students will have basic familiarity with English for specific purposes in the field of international sale contracts. The students will be able: to describe the main parts of the UN Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods; to explain the content of ICC International Sale Contract; to negotiate simple contractual terms and draft the results of negotiation into a clause; to compare the work and responsibilities of commercial agents and distrubutors; to present their knowledge orally; to write a memorandum.
- 6. Commercial Contract Structure. 7. The UN Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods (CSIG). 8. International Sale Contracts. 9. Agency and Distributorship Contracts. 10. Exam Practice.
- required literature
- materiály ve složce Učební materály ve studijních materiálech v IS MU
- Teaching methods
- interactive language seminar
- Assessment methods
- The course is ended by examination which consists of two parts: written test and oral examination. To sit for the test the students are required to work actively in the seminars and to hand in a language portfolio (pre-session and after-session tasks) in electronic form. Written test: 90 minutes - listening - reading comprehension - language-focus and grammar (translation in the context, sentence transformation) - writing (letter/email/memorandum) Oral Part: - explaining terms and discussion related to a given topic: International Trade Organizations, Export and Import Transactions, INCOTERMS, International Payment Mechanisms, Commercial Contract Structure, The UN Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods, International Sale Contracts, Agency and Distributorship Contracts
- Language of instruction
- Enrolment Statistics (recent)
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