- Entrance requirements
- - Good command of English language
- - Level of Russian language not lower than A2
Russia is one of the key players in the major world industries, so learning Russian language for business communication is a smart investment in your future success.
During the program you will increase your business-related vocabulary, improve your speaking, reading and writing skills and learn how to efficiently put those into practice during negotiations, presentations etc.
Apart from the intensive language study, you will develop understanding of the Russian business culture, work relationships and business practices in Russia, attitudes towards foreign partners and gender aspects.
Duration: 2 weeks
ECTS credits (total): 4.0*
*The students who are interested in achieving better progress in Russian language or receiving more credits can combine this program with any other module in Russian Studies.
Russian Language for Business Communication: 3 ECTS
In the end of the course, students will be able to conduct business conversations both by telephone and in person; to listen and to understand conversation of business partners, business phone calls, speeches at meetings, advertisements, to write business letters, announcements; to fill out document templates and forms, to read the business texts etc. Lexical and grammatical objectives: grammatical and lexical units, specific for business style.
Russian Business Culture: 1 ECTS
Key concepts of the Russian business culture are considered together with structure and hierarchy in Russian companies, working relationships in Russia, business practices in Russia, attitude towards foreign partners, gender aspects etc. Such partial issues as business dress code, meals and business etiquette, gifts are also taken into consideration.
Online format: 270 Euro
Hybrid format: 270 Euro + 4000 Rub (non-refundable registration fee for the Letter of Invitation)
Participation fee includes tuition fee, study materials, field trips and cultural program.
Upon successful completion of the course students will receive hard copies of certificates with ECTS credits (mailed by post in case of the online format of the Summer School).
Cultural program in the Hybrid format is discussed with participants individually.
*All of the listed above activities are planned to take place but in case any of those will have to be cancelled, an alternative event will be offered to participants.
Provided only for the Hybrid or the Tailor-made formats:
Details of the options and booking procedures will be discussed with each applicant individually.
Online format: July 15, 2021
Head of International Short-term Programs
Dept. Russian Language & Russian Studies
Higher School of International Educational Programs
Summer and Winter Schools Team
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