Summer | Full
Course name Business English
Course date 25.05.2020 - 07.08.2020
Institution HAAGA-HELIA University of Applied Sciences
Course language Finnish
Credits 3 ECTS credit

Field Languages and Communication HUB
Teacher Karl Robbins
Available for open UAS No
Level Bachelor

Queries related to enrolment practices
Enrolment period 16.03.2020 - 30.04.2020
Implementation plan

Business English

25.05.2020 - 07.08.2020

Course description

After completing the course, the student will have the basic knowledge and skills in business English used at work.

  • Basics of business English
  • Spoken business English (holding oral presentations, telephone English, small talk, customer service)
  • Written business English (short messages)
  • Grammatical correctness in English business communication
  • Cultural differences in English communication (short presentation)
  • Europass CV, job applications
  • Study program specific terminology and work situations

The course corresponds to the B2 level of the Common European Framework.


It is recommended that the student should have received a passing grade in the English skills test if the student’s study program arranged one at the beginning of the studies.

Assessment criteria


Course way of working and time table

Online course.

Course info

Course language is both English and Finnish.

Course additional info

Please check course description for more information.