Training Services

General Education Program

Business English

The Business English training program aims to develop the language skills needed in a professional work environment, covering the core skills of grammar, writing, speaking, and listening. The course includes a comprehensive syllabus, interactive multimedia materials, expert tips and advice. Student assessment is continuous throughout the course, in addition to consulting, advising and grading, which provide a more complete evaluation of the learning process.

Course is for a duration of 24 hours.

Course Content

Reading

  • Read contemporary articles for meaning and specific information.
  • Read articles and reports and interpret writer’s viewpoint.
  • Identify genre, register, tone and attitude in a written text.
  • Use reading texts to find evidence to support written arguments.
  • Write accurately for a variety of purposes and contexts.

Writing

  • Write clear, detailed text on a wide variety of subjects.
  • Write essays or reports using researched evidence to support their points.
  • Write different forms of communication to deliver an accurate message.
  • Write to convey information in a clear and structured manner.
  • Use a variety of genres to convey opinion and reasons.

 Listening

  • Understand extended speech on a wide variety of topics.
  • Interpret indications of tone and register.
  • Interpret opinions expressed in listening texts.
  • Use a wide variety of listening tasks as a basis for extended discussion.
  • Follow extended lines of argument on familiar topics.

Speaking

  • Interact with native speakers.
  • Take an active part in discussions on familiar topics.
  • Present information and descriptions on a wide range of topics.
  • Explain a viewpoint on a topical issue, giving reasons.
  • Use stress, rhythm and intonation to convey meaning.
  • Explain the reasons for decisions they have made.

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