BTS CG2 21/22

Les écrits du BTS ont lieu les 16, 17, 18 mai 2022, les oraux ont généralement lieu une à deux semaine après.

Oral exam ressources (scroll down to get to the class logbook)

probable questions : 

  1. What can you tell me about your work placement (GB) / internship (US)?
  2. Why did you choose to study accounting?
  3. What are your plans for next year?
  4. What would be your dream job?
  5. What type of company would you like to work in?
  6. Would you choose rather a less-paid job in a small firm in the country or a better-paid job in a big city?
  7. What kind of specialty do you prefer in the vast field of accounting?
  8. Have you ever travelled abroad?
  9. Would you like to travel abroad, and if so, where to?
  10. Would you consider living abroad?
  11. What can you tell about some of your hobbies and interests?

You may need to talk about the consequences of the Covid-19 epidemic: Socio-economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic

TOUS LES SUJETS DE LA SESSION 2018

TOUS LES SUJETS DE LA SESSION 2019

TOUS LES SUJETS DE LA SESSION 2021

suggestion de plan de commentaire

Commenting on a press article

vocabulaire utile

les chiffres, les nombres, la monnaie…

From now on: the texts from 2021

Friday, April 1st

Green Jobs For Graduates

A bit of text is missing line 2, the original version of the article is available here.

Thursday, March 17th, 24th & 31st

oral exam preparation => who’s next?

Identify the main themes occuring in the exam texts :

TOUS LES SUJETS DE LA SESSION 2018

TOUS LES SUJETS DE LA SESSION 2019

Thursday, February 10th

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Thursday, January 27th

Answer as many “probable questions” (orange box above) as possible, and send me your answers here

Friday, January 21st

Thursday, January 6th 2022

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TEST Friday, December 17th

Present to 2 texts, one will be among the texts read in class since the beginning of the year, the other one will be a new one.

Thursday, December 16th Gr A & B

Why did you choose to study accounting?
What are your plans for next year?

Thursday, December 9th Gr A & B

about your work placement :

  • Describe ONE TASK you had to carry out
  • Tell ONE ANECDOTE
  • Explain ONE FACT about the company/firm/organization

send your 3 answers here

Thursday, October 21st Gr A & B

5 Reasons You Should Be An Accountant (EDIT : the original video with the subtitles is here on YouTube)

Another listening exercise based on a video (open the 2 links in separate windows, or open the video on your phone and the exercise on the computer)

Thursday, October 14th Gr A & B

Take a detailed look at the yellow box above, and for those of you who didn’t do last week’s exercise because you were busy finishing your work placement reports, do it now !

Thursday, October 7th Gr A & B

Hand in your work placement reports and do this listening exercise based on the sound file below (you may listen to the sound file on your phone or open the exercise in another window).

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Friday, October 1st

presentation of text 02 from the 2021 oral exam: Workers should get three-day weekend, UK union says

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Thursday, September 30th Gr A & B

Finish and polish your work placement report, it needs to be emailed by October 7th at pierre@acobas.net

Friday, September 24th

text 02 from the 2021 oral exam: Workers should get three-day weekend, UK union says

Thursday, September 23rd Gr A & B

a grammar brush-up

Translation & Tenses + use these handouts as reference : Simple Tense Chart / Complete Tense Chart

Thursday, September 16th Gr A & B

Go on writing about your work placement, report to be emailed by September 30th at pierre@acobas.net

Monday, September 13th

text 01 from the 2021 oral exam:

Thursday, September 9th Gr A & B

Go on writing about your work placement, report to be emailed by September 30th at pierre@acobas.net

Monday, September 6th GrB

Start writing your work placement report using a wordprocessor or an online email account.

Friday, September 3rd

Prepare a work placement report, about 500 words (+/- 10%), use the following document as a guideline and help.