English as an Elective Course at the HNU
Elective courses are essential for studying at the Neu-Ulm University of Applied Sciences (HNU). Besides interdisciplinary and degree programme specific elective courses you can also choose language courses.
- Elective: C1 Management English
This elective is intended for those with good B2 level (‘Independent user‘) in English and who would like to take their English to level C1. This course is also preparation for one of the Cambridge external exams in English – either BEC Higher or IELTS – but students decide for themselves whether they wish to take the external exam. (These external exams cost approx. €220.- but the HNU can refund 70% of the costs to students who are successful in the exam.)
Course: 4 teaching units over one semester 4 ECTS
Exam: Reading and listening comprehension and writing paper (90 minutes altogether)
N.B. This course is not on offer in summer semester 2017!
- Elective course (WPF) Cross-cultural aspects of business
This class tries to create cultural awareness for one’s own and other cultures and will give you some insight into what is behind clichés and stereotypes and prepare you for working in an international environment.
Course: 2 teaching hours per week / 2 ECTS
Exam: Written paper (90 minutes)
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