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Foreign languages in industry, commerce and education

D. E. Ager

Foreign languages in industry, commerce and education

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by D. E. Ager

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Published by Aston Modern Languages Club for the Department of Modern Languages, Univeristy of Aston in Birmingham in Birmingham .
Written in English


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Statementby D.E. Ager, E.Clavering, J. Galleymore.
ContributionsClavering, E., Galleymore, J.
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Open LibraryOL20910489M

This report analyses the demand for foreign languages worldwide, as reported by multiple sources, stakeholders, education agents and, indirectly, by their customers. The main objective was to provide a snapshot of the current market size and characteristics of the language travel industry (languageFile Size: 1MB. This paper examines the research needs relating to the use of foreign languages in tourism activities in Australia and New Zealand. Various claims have been made that the provision of effective foreign language services is essential to the expansion and diversification of tourism in both countries. However, there is currently a lack of precise information on the ways in which the tourism.

Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT) was set up by Government of India on 2nd May, with a focus on foreign trade related research and training. After 50 years of its existence, the Institute has broadened the scope and dimensions of its academic activities covering the entire gamut of international business. The paper is devoted to an econometric analysis of learning foreign languages in all parts of the world. Our sample covers countries and 13 important languages.

The Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures offers programs of study leading to the bachelor of arts degree in Languages and Literatures, industry, commerce, civil service, education, law, communications media and health services. Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures Associate Professor of German B.A. (University of. Foreign Languages as a Key Skill Set in Today’s Globalised Job Market. By Anuradha Dutta. Knowing a foreign language can be an added advantage, and sometimes even the sole advantage, especially in a job where knowing a particular language is a desired skill.


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Foreign languages in industry, commerce and education by D. E. Ager Download PDF EPUB FB2

Most people with foreign language ability use those skills to assist them in a different career field such as business, education, etc. Related courses to study include geography, history, civilization, foreign relations, international law and world economics.

Shanghai Industry & Commerce Foreign Language College (SICFL for short), which was founded inis a full-time tertiary school officially approved by Shanghai Municipal People’s Government and registered in Ministry of Education of People’s Republic of China.

The school isadjacent to Shanghai Pudong International Airport. Divided into two major parts, this book is intended to indicate careers in which people need foreign languages in their work and to provide suggestions and sources of further information for those who already have foreign language skills and those who are planning to acquire them.

Part 1 discusses careers in Foreign languages in industry a foreign language is needed as a complement to other skills. Chapter 5 Foreign Trade of China's Book Publishing Industry. A country's foreign trade in books reflects the competitiveness of its book publishing industry in the international market.

Since China' accession to the WTO, China's book publishing industry has been paying more attention to the international market, which can not only contribute to book sales but also provide more authors. If you plan to work in the business, industry, or commerce field and use your foreign language skills, consult the career office at Fisher College of Business at OSU for the best course track for your interests, and continue to study foreign languages at the advanced level, taking advantage of any business-oriented courses that are offered in.

The non-specialist use of foreign languages in industry and commerce. Sidcup: London Chamber of Commerce & Industry Examinations Board. Swales, J. ().Cited by: During the Empire of Japan and up toJapan was dependent on imported foods and raw materials for industry.

At the time, Japan had one of the largest merchant fleets in the world with a total of approximately 6 million tonnes of displacement before December Despite heavy naval losses during the Pacific War, Japan was still left with 4, tonnes.

Most people with foreign language ability use those skills to assist them in a different career field such as business, education, etc. Related courses to study include geography, history, civilization, foreign relations, international law, and world economics.

Industry and commerce are likely, therefore, to be using special courses for training their staff in these languages for many years to come. One would wish to see the facility to speak a foreign language as common MODERN LANGUAGES IN INDUSTRY AND COMMERCE Author: H.V.

Wainwright. Consider the level of foreign language ability you will need to acquire for success in your career. Possible languages to study: Spanish, German, French, Russian, Japanese, Chinese, Italian, Hebrew, Arabic, and Portuguese.

Some languages will offer more job opportunities than other languages in various industries or geographic locales. History Ancient to medieval period. The need to learn foreign languages is as old as human history itself. In the Ancient Near East, Akkadian was the language of diplomacy, as in the Amarna letters.

For many centuries, Latin was the dominant language of education, commerce, religion, and government in much of Europe, but it was displaced for many purposes by French, Italian, and English by the. The Nepalese Ministry of Minister of Industry, Commerce and Supplies is a governmental body of Nepal to monitor and manage industries of the country.

One of the major subdepartments is the Department of Industry, which is responsible for the implementation of rules and regulations made by the ministry. Inunder the second Oli cabinet, the portfolio of the ministry was enlarged and the Headquarters: Singha Durbar, Kathmandu, Nepal.

ERIC Identifier: ED Publication Date: Author: Voght, Geoffrey M - Schaub, Ray Source: ERIC Clearinghouse on Languages and Linguistics Washington DC. Foreign Languages and International Business. ERIC Digest. As the twentieth-century draws to a close, more and more Americans are beginning to understand that a new, highly interdependent global marketplace of.

Some languages will offer more job opportunities than other languages in various industries or geographic locales.

Related courses to study include geography, history, civilization, foreign relations, international law, and world economics. Plan to attend a private language institute to learn additional languages and cultures. Languages Connect - Ireland’s Strategy for Foreign Languages in Education This Strategy was developed in the context of Action of the Department’s Action Plan for Education which aims to enable learners communicate effectively and improve their standards of competence in languages and so fulfil our ambition to make.

Diplomacy foreign languages. Civil Service *Join armed forces as a way to get INDUSTRY AND COMMERCE *Plan to attend a private language institute to learn additional languages and cultures.

*Travel to a foreign country or study abroad in international exchange programs to learn different cultures. The foreign languages offered in U.S. schools are also not well matched to the fastest-growing foreign markets. Spanish instruction is by far the most common, constituting 72 percent of all K.

Foreign language education is actually on the decline in the United States. Only 15 percent of primary schools teach foreign languages, even though it is. Foreign Languages and Higher Education: New Structures for a Changed World Background 23 May The Modern Language Association supports a broad, intellectually driven approach to teaching language and culture in higher education.

To study the best ways of implementing this approach in today’s world, the. Foreign language in the hospitality industry is needed when working in a non-English speaking country. A research collecting data from various hotels’ human resources departments in the U.S. have shown that graduates with the ability of speaking a foreign language, particularly Spanish, was found to be an advantage when seeking for jobs in.

e-books in Foreign Languages category Language MOOCs: Providing Learning, Transcending Boundaries by Elena Martin-monje,‎ Elena Bercena - De Gruyter Open, Language MOOCs are dedicated Web-based online courses for second languages with unrestricted access and potentially unlimited participation.who have exposure to foreign languages and other cultures,” says Charles Kolb, president of the Committee for Economic Development (CED).

InCED published a report titled, Education for Global Lead-ership: The Importance of International Studies and Foreign Language Education for U.S. Economic and National Security. The report warns.This chapter highlights the usage of modern languages in industry and commerce.

The languages more commonly used in the markets with which British industry generally is concerned are, in rough order of priority, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Swedish, and Russian. American education in the modern foreign languages—as in most other.