The course includes workshops where spoken and written business communication will be practiced and evaluated.
The course materials and assignments will be available in Moodle.
Wärtsilä Campus Karjalankatu 3
Students' skills in spoken and written business communication will be assessed in different assignments during the course. The student must submit evidence of his/her business communication skills by the end of the course. There will be another possibility for retake the course in early June and another in late August.
13.03.2023 - 17.05.2023
Workshops 30 h, e-learning in small groups, in pairs and individually 25 h, self study 20 h, assessment and feedback 6 h
01.10.2022 - 31.10.2022
The student who has the required skills that s/he has acquired through formal studies in a higher education institution or by working in a diverse workplace in international business can apply for RPL. The student must contact the teacher in charge of the study unit before the start of the course to discuss whether s/he is entitled to apply for RPL Replacement or Proof of Competence.
The final grade is determined by continual assessment 20% (active participation in classroom work and submitting Moodle assignments on time), written assignments compiled into a portfolio 40%, and evidence-based assessment of spoken communication skills 40% (telephoning, negotiating and meeting skills).
Degree Programme in International Business
The student - is able to take contextual, relational and cultural aspects into account in both internal and external business communication - can produce speech and text that is accurate, positive, tactful and effective in the given situation. - is able to choose the medium, approach and tone that shows professionalism