13E113PPK - Practicum in Business Communication and Presentation

Course specification
Course title Practicum in Business Communication and Presentation
Acronym 13E113PPK
Study programme Electrical Engineering and Computing
Module Computer Engineering and Informatics
Type of study bachelor academic studies
Lecturer (for classes)
Lecturer/Associate (for practice)
Lecturer/Associate (for OTC)
ESPB 3.0 Status elective
Condition None
The goal Introduce concepts of business communication on a level of companies, level of person and company, as well on an interpersonal level.
The outcome By the end of this course, students will be able to understand business communication required while working on business projects and everyday activities as a part of a team. Students will also acquire skills needed for expressing their attitudes, plans, abilities and needs in both written and oral form.
Contents of lectures Project management and communication in a phase of project initiating, planning, executing, controlling, and closing. Planning and writing of business proposals and reports. Intellectual property and invention protection procedures. Writing and maintaining curriculum vitae (CV) and motivation letter. Preparing and holding oral presentations. Team values and team work. Business communication.
Contents of exercises Preparing the CV and presentation of the given topic.
  1. Project Management Institute, A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge: PMBOK Guide, (6th ed.) PMI, 2017, ISBN-13: 978-1628251845.
  2. Stim R., Patent, Copyright & Trademark: An Intellectual Property Desk Reference, (12th ed.) Nolo, 2012, ISBN-978-1413316803.
Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
Lectures Exercises OTC Study and Research Other classes
1 1 0.5
Methods of teaching Lectures, exercises and laboratory exercises.
Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
Pre obligations Points Final exam Points
Activites during lectures 0 Test paper 40
Practical lessons 30 Oral examination 0
Colloquia 0
Seminars 30