Summer Business Courses at the UAB
A course designed specifically to familiarise students with the ins and outs of the Spanish-speaking business world. Technical elements such as grammatical, oral, and written expression are addressed along with a functional emphasis on cultural comprehension, social communication skills, and constructive argumentation for Spanish-speaking business contexts.
This course enables students to develop the necessary linguistic skills to manage themselves in a Spanish-speaking business environment. Additionally, a focus is provided to help students learn valuable self-teaching skills that will serve them well in future career developments.
The course's thorough curriculum is designed around oral, written, cultural and functional elements. Among the numerous business skills addressed, students learn to recognize and adapt to expected modes of communication in varying situations, relate information and express opinions effectively, and participate in discussions and planning processes.
The methodology employed involves a predominantly communicative system with three points of focus: situational (social contexts), task-oriented (project development), and functional (language usage). The course also provides in-depth grammatical lessons
- The business world
- Businesses and businessmen
- Banks and savings accounts
- Business trips
Starting Dates:There aren't starting dates available yet for the upcoming year 2013. Please, register to get further information.
The Spanish Summer Business Course takes place on the main campus of the University of Barcelona UAB which is located about 20-30 minutes outside the centre of Barcelona. The half-board accommodation is included in the price, and is located in the Vila UniversitÓria student residence within the campus. You can find full information about this accommodation here
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