Business English Program is designed to teach you to communicate effectively in English in professional contexts. You will expand your English vocabulary, improve your ability to write and speak in English in both social and professional interactions, and learn terminology and skills that you can apply to business negotiations, telephone conversations, written reports and emails, and professional presentations. the book is used in this program : • Market Leader Business English Course Book, written by David Cotton, David Falvey, and Simon Kent, published by PEARSON.
By the end of the course, you will be able to:
• develop your speaking skills through your ability to :
_ talk about your career plan using an appropriate functional language in different business contexts.
_ discuss the advantages and disadvantages of different companies by using the appropriate useful phrases.
_ create their own companies and present them in the class using correct present tenses.
_ Talk about shopping habits through the correct usage of modals (must, need to, have to, should).
_ discuss what makes a great idea by using correct verb and noun combinations.
_ conduct successful meetings by practicing the correct useful expressions.
_ conduct successful business interviews for different candidates using the correct form of questions.
_ create investment plans using the appropriate vocabulary.
_ practice some useful expressions to say ‘no’ politely.
• enhance your critical thinking skills by :
_ handling different negotiations using appropriate useful language to reach an agreements
• develop your reading skills through your ability to :
_ skim different reading passages
_ scan a variety of reading passages
_ differentiate between the main ideas and the supporting details in reading passages.
• improve your writing skills by being able to:
_ create an e-mail to your boss about the points of strengths of their chosen candidates to work in your company using the appropriate vocabulary.
_ write a proposal document to your CEO using the suitable vocabulary and meaningful structure of sentences.
_ Write a letter to the person you negotiated with summarizing what you agreed in meetings using the appropriate functional language.
_ write a short report on the winning project, using suitable vocabulary and expressions.
• enhance your listening skills by being able to:
_ listen for gist
_ listen for details
_ answer different types of questions (true or false and completion) appropriately
By the end of the course :
you will receive a certificate of attendance from EYouth and" AUS - The American University in Switzerland."