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BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN SOFTWARE ENGINEERING

ELTU 11032

ENGLISH FOR MANAGEMENT PROFESSIONALS

Status : Core Pre-requisite : G.C.E. (A/L) Co-requisite : None

 

On completion of this course, the student should be able to:

  • Use English in a variety of social and academic settings
  • Listen to lectures and take down lecture notes in English
  • Provide summaries of written and spoken material
  • Write essays, reports, and business correspondence in English
  • Make presentations effectively.

Formats of business correspondence such as letters, reports etc, Reading, comprehension of passages, Listening comprehension, Grammar for effective business communication.

Interactive classroom sessions, guest lectures and workshops.

Listening and speech tests, in-class assignments, End of course unit examination.

  1. Folse, K S, Mahnke, M K, Solomon, E V and Williams, L (2003). Blueprints 1: Composition Skills for Academic Writing. New York: Houghton Mifflin Company
  2. Lefevre, C A and Lefevre, H E (1984). Reading Power and Study Skills for College Work. New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Inc
  3. Goodale, M (1998). Professional Presentations. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

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