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2014/2015  KAN-CCBLV2000U  Internship B (Language)

English Title
Internship B (Language)

Course information

Language English
Course ECTS 7.5 ECTS
Type Elective
Level Full Degree Master
Duration One Semester
Course period Autumn, Spring
Timetable Course schedule will be posted at calendar.cbs.dk
Study board
Study Board for BSc og MSc in Business, Language and Culture, MSc
Course coordinator
  • Søren Jeppesen - MSC
Main academic disciplines
  • Communication
  • Language and Intercultural Studies
Last updated on 19-08-2014
Learning objectives
  • As regards contents, at the exam students should be able to:
  • Account for and discuss the relevance of the chosen literature in relation to subject area of the synopsis.
  • Define and discuss key concepts in the chosen literature and put them in relation to the chosen empirical theme(s).
  • As regards communicative competence, at the exam students should be able to:
  • Present and discuss a given topic using an appropriate, rich vocabulary and academic terminology.
  • Respond fluently to the examiner’s questions, so that the examination flows as a dialogue.
  • Speak grammatically correct, coherent and well-pronounced without committing grammatical, lexical, and idiomatic or pronunciation errors that disturb communication.
  • Correct any errors in the exam situation.
Internship B (Language):
Exam ECTS 7,5
Examination form Oral exam based on written product

In order to participate in the oral exam, the written product must be handed in before the oral exam; by the set deadline. The grade is based on an overall assessment of the written product and the individual oral performance.
Individual or group exam Individual
Size of written product Max. 5 pages
Assignment type Report
Written product to be submitted on specified date and time.
30 min. per student, including examiners' discussion of grade, and informing plus explaining the grade
Grading scale 7-step scale
Examiner(s) Internal examiner and second internal examiner
Exam period Autumn Term and Spring Term
Make-up exam/re-exam
Same examination form as the ordinary exam
Description of the exam procedure
The synopsis serves as basis for the 30 minutes individual, oral exam where the student starts out by giving a brief presentation. The examiners can ask questions based on the entire curriculum. The 30 minutes include assessment time. The exam is conducted in the language that is to be assessed and two grades will be given; one for language and one for content. An internal examiner will assist at the exam.
Course content and structure
The student is eligible for 3 hours of supervision by an area studies advisor. The purpose of the supervision is to ensure that synopsis and curriculum relate to relevant theoretical and empirical problems within the chosen study area.
Teaching methods
The purpose of the supervision is to ensure that the internship relates to relevant theoretical and empirical problems within the chosen study area. Possible advisors are faculty members of the Department of Intercultural Communication and Management, preferably those in charge of MSc BLC courses.
Last updated on 19-08-2014