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Business communication in Spanish - Written

Introduction

SPÅ 2931 is an introduction to written Spanish business communication, focusing on commercial language and cultural aspects to which Norwegians in particular must pay attention.

Course content

Background:
- an introduction to history and society in Spanish-speaking countries

Understanding cultures:
- perspectives on identity, culture and society in Norway and the Spanish-speaking world

Specific language:
- basic terminology for business and the comparison of cultures
- appropriate register; formal language in written business communication

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