Artesis Plantijn Hogeschool Antwerpen
Business en Recht
ALSEM: English Commercial Communication 2/234439/2764/2223/1/12
Study guide

ALSEM: English Commercial Communication 2/2

Academic year 2022-23
Is found in:
  • International programmes Business and Law, programme stage 3
This is a single course unit.
Study load: 3 credits
Teaching staff: Desmet Philippe
Languages: English
Scheduled for: Module 2
This course unit is marked out of 20 (rounded to an integer).
Possible deadlines for learning account: 15.10.2022 ()
Re-sit exam: is possible.
Compensated fail: This course unit is eligible for compensation according to the compensated fail criteria as determined by the degree programme you are enrolled in.


This information is subject to possible future changes in the Corona-measures.

Short description

The course aims to develop some advanced business communication skills (in English)


There are no prerequisites for this course.

Educational organisation (text)

Lectures, workshops, role-play-situations

Learning outcomes (text)

The student can write professional business letters and e-mails.
• The student is familiar with vocabulary concerning sales, negotiations, handling complaints, attending meetings, ...
• The student can read and summarize newspaper articles about business topics and current affairs.
• The student can negotiate about the terms of a business contract, insurance cases, pay rises, etc

Course content

The course aims to develop some advanced business communication skills (in English)

Evaluation (text)

1st session: written (30%) and oral (70%) examination
2nd session: written examination (100%)