ERP Systems & Business Process Management PT
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Business English (E)

level of course unit


Learning outcomes of course unit

- know the most important terms from process management and ERP in English
- know the technical contents of contracts written in English
- can lead a professional discussion in English
- can lead meetings in English

prerequisites and co-requisites

not applicable

course contents

Meeting and negotiation simulations from the field of economics and IT; analyzing and discussing contracts; project on a relevant topic and its presentation (e.g. e-learning and e-commerce, networks, software projects, new technologies, suggestions on product and solution); discussions on issues from industry (e.g. certification, licensing, research fields); written work for preparation and reflection; grammar and vocabulary practice.

recommended or required reading

Collin, Simon, Dictionary of Information Technology, London, Bloomsbury, 2001
Murphy, Raymond / Hashemi, Louise, English Grammar in Use, New Edition, Cambridge, Cambridge University Press, 2007
White, Fred D., Communicating Technology: Dynamic Processes and Models for Writers, Longman, 1996

assessment methods and criteria


language of instruction


number of ECTS credits allocated


planned learning activities and teaching methods

not applicable

semester/trimester when the course unit is delivered


name of lecturer(s)

Macdonald Alexander

year of study


recommended optional program components

not applicable

course unit code


type of course unit


mode of delivery

in-class course

work placement(s)

not applicable