Basic Business Transactions
Conduct basic business transactions in German in both speaking and writing: explain and evaluate job qualifications and requirements; describe organizational structures, functions, profile, and missions; make, negotiate, and accept business offers; react to customer complaints, negotiate with sales partners; and discuss marketing strategies.
Behave in culturally appropriate ways in dealing with German businesses.
Engage in small talk and other social necessities with comprehensible, nonirritating German.
Speak without major flaws in grammar and vocabulary.
Reading and Listening
Read and listen to business and related social texts with understanding appropriate to the task.