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English and Global Career Development Programme



This exclusive programme is available in three destinations (New York, Toronto, London) and divided over two terms. Each term prepares you for a different cornerstone of career success, focusing first on essential business skills, and creating authentic business projects.

English and Global Career Development Programme

Facts

Level

Min. Level: Intermediate

Course Duration
8 weeks per term
Course start dates
  • Complete programme starts:
    2017: 04 September, 30 October
    2018: 5 March, 2 July, 29 October

Lessons per week
30 (20 General English + 10 English & Global Career Development)
Lesson
45 minutes
Available In

This course is suitable for students

  • want to reach an advanced level of English
  • want to acquire an employer reference
  • want to create and boost their digital portfolio
  • want to acquire and refine key professional skills


What can you expect on this course?

You will acquire new language skills while engaging with a group of focused, like-minded students. You will develop key professional skills and a working understanding of different corporate concepts and situations.

TERM 1
21ST CENTURY BUSINESS ESSENTIALS
Learn English while gaining insight into the key areas on which a company must focus to thrive.

You will focus on various areas of the business world, such as ‘Mission Planning: Setting a Company Vision’, ‘Using Customer Feedback’ and ‘The Product Development Cycle’, and learn directly from real industry experience through authentic case studies. During this term you will:
• Examine areas such as strategic planning, finance, HR, marketing and operations
• Learn about real-life business situations through case studies
Starts: 5 March, 2 July, 29 October

TERM 2
CAREER SKILLS IN ACTION
Practise your English skills and put your professional skills to use in an authentic business context.

You will be actively involved in developing and implementing two projects to transform a business idea into reality. Your project could include designing, marketing and running an event, establishing and executing a customer service strategy, or building digital awareness. During this term you will:
• See a project through from conception to completion
• Create a digital portfolio online, showcasing your work
• Hone and professionalise your presentation skills
• Refine your networking skills as you engage directly with fellow business people Starts: 8 January, 30 April, 27 August, 7 January 2019

Choose this course if you want:
• confidence using English in the workplace
• to develop your career prospects
• a working understanding of business concepts