Master in Multilingual Communication [120.0]
Upon completion of the Master in Multilingual Communication
, students should have:
at least "C1" level in listening and reading comprehension and "B2+" in oral, written and interactive skills in both major languages selected;
an excellent understanding of the economic, legal, social and political aspects of those countries where the two languages chosen are spoken;
a good grasp of the way the business world functions. This is achieved through a mixture of theoretical and practical business courses in a variety of disciplines (management, communication, political science, sociology and European studies). The three-month internship in one of the two modern languages chosen also provides valuable hands-on experience.
General presentation of the programme
The Master of Multilingual Business Communication
Intensive study of two major languages (Dutch, English, French, or German);
A range of business courses which provide insight into the working world (economics, communication, political science, management, European studies);
A full-time, three-month internship in a company where one of the two major languages chosen is spoken;
Optional study of a third language (at introductory, intermediate or advanced level): Arabic, Chinese, Dutch, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese, Russian and Spanish).
The programme is made up of :
♦ core courses (75 credits);
- one dissertation and accompanying seminar;
- courses on research techniques;
- case studies in the field 'gouvernance et sociétés';
♦ a Professional Focus in Languages for Business Communication (30 credits);
♦ and one option or optional course (15 credits).
Positioning of the programme
Complementary masters :
Graduates of the Master of Multilingual Business Communication may be admitted to another master if they receive approval from the academic director of the complementary master in question.