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How do I write emails for university or business purposes? What’s important in this context?

Compared to writing letters, it’s not always clear which rules apply when writing an email. Therefore, this module provides tips how to correctly write emails for university life or business purposes. Have fun with it!

Author: Oksana Dzeva, Eva Steinfeld, Iveta Evison

Created in: September 2011

Last Revision: September 2011


All the explanations, hints and recommendations were compiled and reviewed with the best knowledge and conscience. However, attention has to be drawn to the fact that all contents are subject to correction. To be on the safe side, please always follow the guidelines of your lecturers and your department respectively.

As we continuously strive to improve our modules, your suggestions, comments or questions are always welcome.

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