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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

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..

Jul 3, 2020

Thank you for letting us to use this opportunity at this pandemic situation.\n\nI find this course has a lot example which is unstandable and illustration and so efficient for newcomer and job seeker.

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By Sandeep K Y

Jun 21, 2020

Its a really good course for career development

By Shane P

May 15, 2020

Very helpful! Thank you so much. I learn a lot.


Mar 7, 2019

This course is one of the best online courses.

By Anamica

Apr 23, 2020

Course is very helpful for career development

By Vladimir P

Apr 30, 2020

a bit to simplistic. otherwise - outstanding

By Ahmad A H

Apr 17, 2018

very good course, get your progress here ^_^

By Paul V

Aug 20, 2020

it is very informative and effective course

By Mahmud T

Aug 12, 2020

very good teaching methods. It was helpful.

By Saifuddin J

Jul 2, 2020

It was a very knowledge full course for me.

By Jomaneh K V

Apr 7, 2020

Actually, I'm enjoying this course crazily.

By talbi s

Jun 13, 2020

Amazing course, ready for the job market !

By Faizun A

Jun 11, 2020

It was a great learning experience overall


Oct 16, 2018

Meticulously developed by the instructors.

By Bhavya A

Nov 26, 2017

great work. Thank you for helping us out.


Sep 6, 2017

Its a wonderful course for me, thank you.

By Vladimir N

Aug 29, 2019

It was very interesting for me. Thanks.

By Martha C C V

Jun 10, 2020

Muy buen curso, lo necesitamos todos.

By John K D L

May 4, 2020

Its very good app for online learners

By Ghassan A B

Sep 24, 2020

really add more things to my carrier

By Adusumilli s

May 5, 2020

This is very for English development

By Fredelynbaterna

Jul 9, 2020

letter, I learn about this coursera

By himanshu s

Aug 15, 2020

some more detailing could be done

By Idriss A

Aug 14, 2020

Such a useful content thanks a lot

By Luis A G C

Jun 16, 2020

Excellent, one of the best courses