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Course #1470
Course NameEnglish for Work
Course TypeBusiness courses
Lessons per week30 lpw ( Intensive )
Tuition TypeStandard group
Agefrom 16
CertificateCertificate on completion of the course
Entry Requirements
Required CertificateComment
Low intermediate level of English required
Included in the price
  • Study materials
  • Internet access


20 General English lessons + 10 Business English lessons (22.5 hours per week)
1 week minimum
Starting date: every Monday
Low Intermediate to Advanced levels
1 lesson = 45 minutes
Maximum students per class: 14

If you want an international career in a global workplace, this intensive English course is a big help. Develop the fluency, accuracy and communication skills you need to work confidently in the English-speaking business world.
Every week you will take 30 lessons: 20 lessons of General English and 10 lessons of Business English
You’ll get more out of this course if
•    You want a career in an international environment.
•    You need English in your job.
•    You want to change career and improve your chance of getting a good job.
•    You want to learn English for business-world success.
General English - 20 lessons per week
This course builds your General English skills, and then focuses what you have learned on the language you will need in the workplace. Through intensive practice in speaking, listening, reading and writing, you will have gained the means to express yourself effectively in English. So in future, whether you want to write a report or give a presentation, you can do so with fluency, accuracy and confidence.
Business English - 10 lessons per week
English is the world's language of business, politics, international relations, culture and entertainment. This course will develop your skills, helping you build an international career.
As part of your 10 weekly Business English lessons you can study:
•    Negotiating contracts
•    Management and HR
•    Branding and promotional strategies
•    Project management
•    Company budgets
You will also learn about 'soft skills' such as:
•    Giving opinions
•    Making recommendations
•    Presenting different scenarios
•    Solving problems
And you will develop important workplace skills such as:
•    Writing a CV
•    Telephone English
•    Preparing for an interview
•    Giving presentations


School & Location

EC English Language Centres New York

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Accommodation & Meals

Host family. Manhattan Homestay. Single room
Host family. Single room
Host family. Twin room. Available only if 2 students are travelling together
Residence. 1760 Summer Residence. Twin Room with ensuite bathroom   (6/28/2014 7:00 AM-8/23/2014 7:00 AM)
Residence. 92Y residence. Single room
Residence. 92Y Residence. Twin room.
Residence. New Yorker residence. Single room with private bathroom
Residence. New Yorker Residence. Twin room with ensuite bathroom
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