Enhance your business communication skills to succeed in today’s fast-paced global economy. Our English for Business course is for people who either plan to work or are already working in the field of business and commerce. The course covers a wide range of business language skills, including the language of presentations, the language of seminars, conferences and meetings, and describing tables and graphs. You will be introduced to structures, expressions and vocabulary in specific business situations. Your teacher will show you how to speak clearly and effectively in English about complex ideas with increased confidence.
Why choose an English for Business Course?
Standard (20 lessons General English + 10 lessons English for Business per week) or Intensive (30 lessons English for Business per week)
Feel confident giving presentations and taking part in meetings with clients, colleagues and suppliers.
Feel comfortable making small talk, entertaining, & socialising in a business context
Broaden your business related vocabulary
Improve cross-cultural understanding in a business context
Improve business writing skills especially digital: emails, texts & tweets
Leave with your own portfolio – refer back to examples of work created and demonstrate your language ability to employers.
Do I need to take an entry test before I book?
No, you’ll be tested on arrival to make sure you’re in a class that’s just right for your level.
About the course
20 General English lessons + 10 English for Business Lessons per week
30 English for Business lessons
B2 (Intermediate) to C2 (Advanced)
At the end of the course, receive an Oxford English Centre Certificate documenting your language level.
Assessment and progress
Stay focussed with personal learning plans, a portfolio of your work, entry/exit test and a weekly test.
Can I focus on a specific topic or area of business?
Yes. If others in your class have the same interests you can study as a group, otherwise you can study it yourself with guidance from your teacher.
English for Business Course Dates
English for Business
|Course Code||Course Dates||Course Weeks|
|GEBUS1||05 October - 16 October 2015||2|
|GEBUS2||04 January - 15 January 2016||2|
|GEBUS3||29 February - 11 March 2016||2|
|GEBUS4||02 May - 13 May 2016||2|
|GEBUS||Begin every Monday throughout July & August||1 - 4|
|GEBUS5||03 October - 14 October 2016||2|
Class duration: 1 – 12 weeks
Class size: maximum 6
Lesson duration: 45 minutes
Lessons per week: 10 – 30
Learning materials: Included
Start: See Course Dates below
Minimum age: 16
REGISTRATION & COURSE DEPOSITS
Registration Fee: £90.00
Tuition & Accommodation Deposit: £490.00
Tuition Only Deposit: £290.00
Payment by cash, debit or credit card
Payment by bank transfer: See Bank Details