Θέμα Όνομα Περιγραφή
1. Εισαγωγικό μάθημα (INTRODUCTORY COURSE - Immersion in an academic environment) Αρχείο IMMERSION IN AN ACADEMIC LIFE (Instructor notes no. 1)

This is a short course used as an introduction to your new academic life as an undergraduate student at the Dept. of Economics.

Διεύθυνση URL Changing education paradigms

This is a famous (animated) talk by Sir Ken Robinson, a world-renowned education and creativity expert, on how to change education.

2. Αναζήτηση εργασίας (LOOKING FOR A JOB) Διεύθυνση URL Steve Job's Stanford Commencement Speech

This is the commencement talk given by Steve Jobs to the graduates of Stanford University in 2005.

Διεύθυνση URL The transcript of Steve Jobs' talk.

Here is the full transcript of Steve Jobs' talk.

3. Ανεργία (UNEMPLOYMENT) Διεύθυνση URL A jobless generation

A short video presenting a case of a young unemployed girl in Greece.

4. Μαθηματικά & Οικονομικά (MATHEMATICS & ECONOMICS) Αρχείο How to read numbers/mathematical expressions, etc. in English

Detailed guidelines as to the terms used in English to read numbers/calculations etc.

Διεύθυνση URL Solving MATH WORD problems

A useful site to help you with some additional mathematical expressions. Try out the EXERCISE. Answers are provided as soon as you put the mouse over the blocks.

Then proceed with exercises WORD PROBLEMS I, II, III.

5. Λογιστική (ACCOUNTING) Αρχείο Unemployment in Greece - RESPONSES SUBMITTED

These are the videos and questions submitted by all of you for Exercise 2.

6. Διοίκηση επιχειρήσεων (BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION) Διεύθυνση URL Sir Richard Branson

Read the text on p.133 of the book "Economic and Business English in a Nutshell" and then watch the following video, where Sir R.Branson is being interviewed, giving advice to entrepreneurs.

Διεύθυνση URL EU business support - Greece

A useful site about the different EU funding opportunties for Greek companies.

7. Διαφήμιση (MARKETING - ADVERTISING) Διεύθυνση URL "Life lessons from an ad man"

This is a TED talk by Rory Sutherland, a man involved in advertising campaigns, who explains the crucial differences between the 'perceived value' vs the 'real value' of a product.

Διεύθυνση URL Rebranding Greece

This is a talk by Peter Economides given at the 11th International Conference "Aristotle" by EEDE.

Αρχείο Advertisement related to Greece

This is an authentic advertisement put up in the London metro in 2011, after which the Greek government had to sue the specific company.

Διεύθυνση URL Apple's ad

"Here's to the crazy ones" - Discuss.

Διεύθυνση URL Mission statement

Some examples of mission statements from companies, organisations, schools, etc.

Useful SOURCES (online dictionaries, grammar, etc.) Αρχείο Αγγλοελληνικό λεξικό Οικονομικών Όρων

λεξικό

Διεύθυνση URL AmmosWEB GLOSSarama

database

Διεύθυνση URL Ευρετήριο Οικονομικών όρων

Ευρετήριο

Διεύθυνση URL Πολύγλωσση βάση όρων της Ε.Ε.

Πολύγλωσση βάση όρων

Διεύθυνση URL Glossary of economic and political terms

glossary

Διεύθυνση URL Online Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Διεύθυνση URL Online English Grammar
Αρχείο Free online English Grammar
This is an extensive version of English Grammar (488 pages)! Very helpful!
Διεύθυνση URL Cambridge English: Business Certificates

This is a site with detailed information on the available Business English Certificates by Cambridge University.

Αρχείο English is a crazy language