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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 Muhamad M “ B

Oct 8, 2022

Really I enjoyed the courses . I appreciate the teachers efforts .

By Hiwot A

Mar 9, 2022

it's very impressive course , i really learn and enjoy . thank you

By Balla D

Mar 7, 2022

it is a very extrodinary course to english for a career development

By Tina C

Nov 14, 2021

Excelente Curso, muy bien enfocado y muy bien explicado. Es genial!

By M. S

Sep 20, 2021

really effective and full of necessary information for job seekers.

By Gisela A D

Sep 5, 2021

Easy to follow up. Excellents explanations and quizzes to practice.

By Han S M

Sep 4, 2021

it is the best course in my life .I learned alot fron this course

By Moaaz M A

Aug 11, 2021

Very important content and very excellent lecturers, thank you all.

By Hesham M

Jul 5, 2021

It is the best course ever for preparing myself for the job market.

By Meerim O

Jun 2, 2021

this course is constructed great: easy to study, but highly useful.

By Sharon W

May 23, 2021

I really enjoy interviewing gigs McManus performed. It is so funny.

By Mary C V

Apr 4, 2021

El curso me pareció excelente ya que explica a detalle todo el tema

By Oliver P

Mar 21, 2021

Very useful, course material and videos very helpful and enjoyable.

By Reinaa O

Feb 12, 2021

thankyou :) i enjoy answering all the assessments here in coursera


Dec 31, 2020

I have learned a lot from this course and instructors are also good

By Gelila D

Dec 1, 2020

It is the best and I love the professors they made it look so easy.

By Neha S

Sep 23, 2020

It is a excellent course. I learned so many things from this course

By Lorrane G M J

Aug 29, 2020

Extremamente profissional e de qualidade! Aprendi muito. Recomendo.

By Fatih K

Aug 24, 2020

I strongly recommended this course! The course above the standards.

By Neha N

Aug 19, 2020

I really enjoy this course and I get the good knowledge of English.

By Camila L

Aug 15, 2020

This course is really informative and help me a lot with my english

By Mayra C R

Aug 2, 2020

Thank you very much, the content was excellent and I learned a lot.

By harol c

Jul 15, 2020

I learned how to write a resume and cover letter in the correct way

By Elena C

Jul 11, 2020

Gracias por la gran oportunidad que nos dan de seguir aprendiendo .

By الرائد ف ا

Jul 4, 2020

This course is astounding for anybody to want to make an interview.