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About the Course

Welcome to English for Career Development, a course created by the University of Pennsylvania, and funded by the U.S. Department of State Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, Office of English Language Programs. To enroll in this course for free, click on “Enroll now” and then select "Full Course. No certificate." This course is designed for non-native English speakers who are interested in advancing their careers in the global marketplace. In this course, you will learn about the job search, application, and interview process in the United States, while comparing and contrasting the same process in your home country. This course will also give you the opportunity to explore your global career path, while building your vocabulary and improving your language skills to achieve your professional goals. The first unit in this course will introduce the U.S. job application process and provide strategies for identifying the jobs that match your interests and skills. Unit 2 will take you through the steps necessary to produce a professional-looking resume. In unit 3, you will work to develop a clear and concise cover letter. The final unit of the course focuses on networking and interview skills. Anyone may take this course for free. If you want to get a Coursera Verified Certificate for free, please fill out the Financial Aid form. Unless otherwise noted, all course materials are available for re-use, repurposing and free distribution under a Creative Commons 4.0 Attribution license. Supplemental reading materials were provided by Newsela, which publishes daily news articles at a level that's just right for each English language learner....

Top reviews


May 3, 2021

I enjoyed this Course English for Career Development and learnt a lot .The instructor were so helpful and proactive that it was easy for me to learn and I was able to reach clear all the assignment ..


Aug 24, 2019

It is the very useful course for learning, this course provides videos for better understanding. A part from that there are exams like quiz, games, video recording, review of classmates work and all..

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By Eduardo A

Feb 21, 2021

Great course to improve your english skills and grow up professionally.

By Sy H

Feb 1, 2021

I really got knowledge and skill to prepare the future career searching


Nov 18, 2020

it was very good expertise to learn different skills for job interview

By Naivy P M

Nov 16, 2020

That is a good course when you start looking for a job. I recommend it.

By Julián B

Nov 13, 2020

Greta info and even greater teachers, best course I’ve completes so far

By Dennis G J L

Jun 29, 2020

The course is very good. I have learned many things that I did not know

By Anamika D K

Jun 25, 2020

Must try course for an undergraduate. Helped me a lot for job interview

By Lesly T S

May 24, 2020

It was so amazing to be part of the course I will enroll another course

By Dmitriy

May 13, 2020

Thanks tutors for good explanation of the basics of career development.

By Diego G B

May 4, 2020

Ingrese al curso para practicar mi ingles, y me pareció muy interesante

By Caner M

May 2, 2020

very helpful for improvement english skills and job applications tricks

By 201FI137 S

Jan 19, 2023

It is an Excellent course, helps me to upgrade my skills in language.

By Jorge L R M

Dec 29, 2022

Es un excelente curso. Agradezco a los facilitadores y les deseo exito

By sakthi11 r

Jan 6, 2022

Thanks for the useful course to improve & developed our English skills

By Svitlana K

Oct 29, 2021

As part of this course, I gained experience in business communication.

By Laura V

Sep 13, 2021

Thank you, I learned so much and it helped me to prepare my interview.

By Akshaya L

Sep 4, 2021

Its very helpful for to find my skills and learnt to upgrade my resume

By Rakib U I

Jul 28, 2021

That was fantastic course .I will must help me to develop my career .

By Ana D V R

Apr 24, 2021

I really enjoyed the content of the course and it was so timely for me

By Jenny O

Nov 6, 2020

It is a excelente course, help me too much in the career development.

By moha m

Oct 1, 2020

it is an amazing, organized and well-prepared course .thanks Coursera.

By Toqa h

Aug 16, 2020

Can't be thankful more , you are really professional and useful for me

By Qasim A

Jul 25, 2020

Good Course outline i enjoyed learning CV writing and interview skills

By Mauricio D

Jul 12, 2020

It was a very good course, all of the contents are carefully developed

By Simone M R

Jul 1, 2020

This is a great course for those who want to develop their job career.