Language and communication skills are an integral part of the program. Our aim is to enable you to communicate accurately and confidently, even in the most challenging business situations. All language courses are taught by experienced professionals who are native speakers of the language they teach.

Foreign Languages & Regional Focus

For non-native speakers of German

1st foreign language:
Business English (advanced level)

2nd foreign language:
For non-native speakers of German: German


For German native speakers:
Chinese (no previous knowledge)
OR
Spanish  (4-5 years of previous studies)
OR
French (4-5 years of previous studies)

 

For native speakers of English

1st foreign language:
German

2nd foreign language:
Chinese (no previous knowledge)
OR
Spanish  (4-5 years of previous studies)
OR
French (4-5 years of previous studies)

 

In the regional focus chosen, in addition to learning the language itself, you will also examine economic structures, the history and cultures, business practices and the laws and social systems of that region. Regional analysis and an examination of the international competitiveness of that region are also explored.

For non-native speakers of English, we offer Business English at an advanced level which focuses on the business skills required in the English-speaking working world. All language coursesaim to improve accuracy and fluency in speaking, listening skills, extended business terminology and idiomatic usage, and reading and writing across a range of business contexts.

Courses are also offered in German as a Foreign Language at all levels, as well as Business German, Technical German and socio-political courses on Germany and the European Union today.

Soft Skills

"Soft skills" are also an integral part of the course. These include teamworking, intercultural awareness, presentation techniques and effective project planning.