Business English

The “Business English” programme aims at improving your confidence and enhancing your communication skills in a business environment. This programme will allow you to make the most of job opportunities in your industry. You will have the opportunity to learn workplace language. This course is designed for those who are required to use English in their job or for those taking internships or apprenticeships in an English speaking country. Each classroom has a maximum of 14 students.

Level: Elementary to Upper Intermediate
Location : London, Greenwich

 

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All of our Business English teachers have business experience which will create a rewarding place for you to learn and develop. When teaching Business English, your tutor will use materials from the Internet and newspapers so that you can apply the language to real-life situations. We can also provide specialist, industry-focused sessions as part of the programme in the form of one-to-one lessons.

 

The course content is personalised for the group, but popular topics include:

  • Useful office terms and expressions
  • Vocabulary related to business
  • written business communication such as letters, emails, and reports
  • Writing executive summaries
  • Managing phone calls
  • Participating in meetings…

 

Business English

Programme Lessons pw Hours pw Location Price
Business English 5 12hrs London  £49/week

 

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Start Date Weekly
Lessons per Week Monday to Friday Morning:  9:15 – 12:30
Afternoon:  13:30 – 16:45
Certificate Certificate of achievement – upon completion of the course

 

English level overview

In a few weeks:

  • be able to shop or travel with basic English
  • know the fundamentals of English pronunciation

By the end of this level:

  • make simple sentences and reply to simple questions
  • talk about likes/dislikes, family and routines
  • order a meal in a  restaurant
  • go shopping and understand and write basic text

By the end of this level: 

  • talk with confidence (go shopping, book a hotel room)
  • make conversation in English
  • write & understand simple written text
  • understand a wider range of grammar and vocabulary

By the end of this level: 

  • take part in routine conversations
  • write & understand simple written text
  • make notes & understand most of the general meaning of lectures, meetings, TV programmes
  • extract basic information from a written document.

By the end of this level: 

  • take part in extended conversations
  • write &  understand most text, including a simple essay
  • understand most of a TV programme, presentation or lecture, but not technical or theoretical information

By the end of this level: 

  • take part in lengthy conversations & discussions
  • write and understand most text including formal, academic and professional documents
  • easily understand TV, plays, films, lectures and presentations

To improve:

  • Increase your understanding of the nuances of the language
  • engage in independent reading to develop your vocabulary further
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