Internes Fortbildungsprogramm 2010/2011

Successful e-mails in English 

 

Course code:

4095

Deadline for registration:

2nd February 2011

Dates:  

23rd February and 23rd March 2011

Times: 

9.00 – 12.00 (8 units)

Place:  

Universitäts-Hauptgebäude, Innrain 52, 1. Stock, Saal University of New Orleans (Raumnummer 1119)

Target group:

  • German-speaking secretaries, personal assistants, as well as members of the university staff who need to correspond in English and already have a good command of English
  • Up to 12 participants

Goal:    

This course aims to increase the awareness for correctness in style and language in the field of written English.

Course content:               

In this course the following topics are covered:

  • the layout of a formal e-mail
  • basic e-mail guidelines
  • formality in e-mails
  • punctuation
  • important abbreviations
  • typical e-mail phrases

 

In order to increase the effectiveness of this seminar, the participants are invited to respond to e-mails which are sent to them in the time during the two course dates.

Seminar leader:

Mag.a Cornelia Öfner-Mairhofer
Sprach- und Übersetzungsinstitut Comm'on www.institut-common.com

Registration:

www.uibk.ac.at/personalentwicklung/fbp/anmeldung