LIMBA ENGLEZĂ

Course Code: SIC 11-41 • Study year: I • Academic Year: 2022-2023
Domain: Accounting • Field of study: Accounting and Management Information Systems
Type of course: Compulsory
Language of instruction: English
Erasmus Language of instruction: English
Name of lecturer: Maria Crina Herțeg
Seminar tutor: Maria Crina Herțeg
Form of education Full-time
Form of instruction: Class
Number of teaching hours per semester: 28
Number of teaching hours per week: 2
Semester: Autumn
Form of receiving a credit for a course: Grade
Number of ECTS credits allocated 6

Course aims:

To develop the capacity of identifying and analyzing a large variety of economic texts (business, accounting, finance, banking).
To develop oral and written communication abilities with the adequate use of Business English standards.
To develop the ability to sustain an idea / opinion both in oral and in written business communication.

Course Entry Requirements:

B2

Course contents:

UNIT I: BUSINESS COMMUNICATION UNIT II: BANKS AND FINANCIAL MARKETS UNIT III: A BANK`S ORGANISATION STRUCTURE UNIT IV: BANKING SERVICES UNIT V: BANKERS AND CUSTOMERS UNIT VI: SAVINGS BANKS UNIT VII: INVESTMENT SERVICES UNIT VIII: FINANCIAL MARKETS UNIT IX: INTEREST RATES COMPETITION UNIT X: FINANCIAL STATEMENTS UNIT XI: FINANCIAL STATEMENTS (ii) UNIT XII: INTERNATIONAL PAYMENTS UNIT XII: INTERNET BANKING UNIT XIV: NATIONAL ECONOMIES AND INTERNATIONAL TRADE

Teaching methods:

DebatePowerpoint presentation

Learning outcomes:

Students use English correctly, fluently and adequately in oral and written business communication. Students can identify and analyze a large variety of economic texts (business, accounting, finance, banking).

Learning outcomes verification and assessment criteria:

ORAL PRESENTATIONINTERVIEWTWO-WAY DISCUSSION

Recommended reading:

MacKenzie, I., English for the financial sector, Cambridge University Press , Cambridge , 2008
Rogers, J., Market leader. Upper intermediate business English practice file., Pearson Longman. , London , 2011
Wyatt, R., Check your English vocabulary for business and administration., A & C Black Publishers Ltd. , London , 2007