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Dr. Christa Blecha

Academic Staff

christa.blecha@fh-campuswien.ac.at
+43 1 606 68 77-2110
+43 1 606 68 77-2119

Room: B.3.15
Favoritenstra├če 226
1100 Wien


Lectures 2022/23

Engineering

Business English for Experts ILV
High Tech Manufacturing more

Business English for Experts ILV

Lector: Dr.in Christa Blecha

1 SWS   2 ECTS

Lecture contents

dealing with statistics
presentations of tables and graphs
participating in discussions
business ethics

Assessment methods

Continuous assessment

Teaching methods

reading/writing/speaking
individual work
teamwork
presentations
discussions

Language

English

Basics of Business English UE
Applied Electronics more

Basics of Business English UE

Lector: Dr.in Christa Blecha, Mag. Susanne Malacek

1 SWS   2 ECTS

Lecture contents

The focus of the training is on the following four language competence areas:
1) Listening (working with audio-visual media),
2) Reading (text comprehension, working with newspaper articles in the field and business),
3) Writing (business correspondence with emphasis on new media, text production, analysis, commentary, etc.),
4) Speaking (students should be able to express themselves adequately, confidently and as accurately as possible in English in a professional environment).
Students will learn to express themselves adequately in English in the following content areas:
- Presentation techniques
- Organisation: Talking about your company and company structure
- Cultures and cultural awareness for business travellers
- Social English
- Telephoning

Assessment methods

Final exam
Written exam
Peer-presentation
Classroom participation
Distance Learning

Teaching methods

UE

Language

English

Learning strategies and working methods 1 ILV
Applied Electronics more

Learning strategies and working methods 1 ILV

Lector: Dr.in Christa Blecha, FH-Prof. DI Gerhard Engelmann

1 SWS   3 ECTS

Lecture contents

The students reflect on the essential contents of the first semester and learn about different learning methods.
They can try out these different learning methods and thus see which type and form of learning is best suited for each individual student.

Assessment methods

Continuous assessment
The work of the individual students is reflected upon in a discussion.

Teaching methods

Integrated course

Language

German

Intermediate Business English UE
Applied Electronics more

Intermediate Business English UE

Lector: Dr.in Christa Blecha, Mag. Susanne Malacek

1 SWS   2 ECTS

Lecture contents

Students learn to express themselves adequately in English in the following content areas:
- Recruitment,
- job applications
- CV and cover letter
- Job interviews and salary negotiations
Students will become familiar with recruitment methods and with the specifics of job applications and CVs in English-speaking countries.
The students write application documents and actively go through the various application steps.

Assessment methods

Final exam
Class participation
Distance learning
Final exam

Teaching methods

UE

Language

English

Advanced Business English ILV
Technical Management more

Advanced Business English ILV

Lector: Dr.in Christa Blecha, Mag. Dr. Elfriede Anna Stanka

1 SWS   1 ECTS

Lecture contents

English Terminology for Business Economics
Money
Finance
Balancing
Investment
Evaluation of Business Organisations

Assessment methods

Continuous assessment
class participation
distance learning
presentations
written paper

Teaching methods

peer work
presentations
class participation
distance learning

Language

English

English for Entrepreneurs ILV
Technical Management more

English for Entrepreneurs ILV

Lector: Dr.in Christa Blecha, Mag. Dr. Elfriede Anna Stanka

1 SWS   1 ECTS

Lecture contents

Business English:
Cultural Awareness
Negotiations
Leadership/Management

Assessment methods

Continuous assessment
Course-immanent examination character

Teaching methods

Class participation
Distance learning exercises on Moodle Platform
Peer Presentations
Mini Negotiations

Language

English

Professional Presentations ILV
Computer Science and Digital Communications more

Professional Presentations ILV

Lector: Dr.in Christa Blecha

2 SWS   4 ECTS

Lecture contents

- Presentation techniques and methods
- Preparation, structure and the actual presentation
- Body language, voice, intonation
- Feedback, Q&A and discussions
- Research and handling of scientific sources and material

Assessment methods

Module exam

Teaching methods

Interactive team work, role plays, presentations

Language

English