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English

Subtitles: English, Vietnamese, Arabic
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Learners taking this Course are
  • Risk Managers
  • HR Specialists
  • Engineers
  • Teachers
  • Software Engineers

100% online

Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.

Flexible deadlines

Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.

Approx. 12 hours to complete

Suggested: 4 weeks of study, 2-4 hours/week...

English

Subtitles: English, Vietnamese, Arabic

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
4 hours to complete

Communicate Across Cultures

3 videos (Total 20 min), 7 readings, 3 quizzes
3 videos
Understanding Cultural Style Differences10m
Improving Your Communication Style8m
7 readings
Before You Begin the Capstone10m
Consent Form10m
Lesson Guide for the "Writing Professional Emails in English" Course10m
Cultural Self Study Chart: For Yourself10m
Culture Study Chart: For Another Culture10m
Additional Resources10m
Get More from the Georgia Tech Language Institute10m
2 practice exercises
Check Your Knowledge10m
Check Your Knowledge4m
Week
2
3 hours to complete

Email Excellence

2 videos (Total 17 min), 1 reading, 2 quizzes
2 videos
Introduce Yourself & Request a Meeting by Email7m
1 reading
Additional Resources10m
1 practice exercise
Check Your Knowledge4m
Week
3
3 hours to complete

Presentation - Time to Shine

2 videos (Total 17 min), 3 readings, 3 quizzes
2 videos
Make Your Presentations More Persuasive & Powerful7m
3 readings
Lesson Guide for "Speaking Professional English" Course10m
Pronunciation Self Evaluation Chart20m
Additional Resources10m
2 practice exercises
Check Your Knowledge10m
Check Your Knowledge2m
Week
4
3 hours to complete

Maximize Your English Communication Skills

2 videos (Total 17 min), 4 readings, 2 quizzes
2 videos
Advanced Pronunciation Improvement Techniques9m
4 readings
Write a Script for Your Video10m
Contractions with "am/is/are" & "have/has"10m
Additional Pronunciation Practice10m
Where to go from here?10m
1 practice exercise
Check Your Knowledge2m
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Top reviews from Take Your English Communication Skills to the Next Level

By IVOct 11th 2018

Excellent course that has helped me to gain my confident back in relation to public speaking, writing efficient e-mails and prepare presentations.

By FFMar 7th 2017

Those courses are very well prepared. The instructor are clear and concise. The practice is super good for self-evaluation prospective.

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Amalia B. Stephens

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Georgia Tech Language Institute

About Georgia Institute of Technology

The Georgia Institute of Technology is one of the nation's top research universities, distinguished by its commitment to improving the human condition through advanced science and technology. Georgia Tech's campus occupies 400 acres in the heart of the city of Atlanta, where more than 20,000 undergraduate and graduate students receive a focused, technologically based education....

About the Improve Your English Communication Skills Specialization

This Specialization helps you improve your professional communication in English for successful business interactions. Each course focuses on a particular area of communication in English: writing emails, speaking at meetings and interviews, giving presentations, and networking online. Whether you want to communicate to potential employers, employees, partners or clients, better English communication can help you achieve your language and professional goals. The Capstone course will focus especially on making those important connections to take your career or business to the next level. Make yourself more competitive by improving your English through this Specialization: Improve Your English Communication Skills....
Improve Your English Communication Skills

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  • When you enroll in the course, you get access to all of the courses in the Specialization, and you earn a certificate when you complete the work. Your electronic Certificate will be added to your Accomplishments page - from there, you can print your Certificate or add it to your LinkedIn profile. If you only want to read and view the course content, you can audit the course for free.

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