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Approx. 12 hours to complete

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English

Subtitles: English, Hindi, Arabic
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Learners taking this Course are
  • Translators
  • Security Engineers
  • Editors
  • Customer Service Agents
  • Economists
User
Learners taking this Course are
  • Translators
  • Security Engineers
  • Editors
  • Customer Service Agents
  • Economists

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, 1-2 hours/week...

English

Subtitles: English, Hindi, Arabic

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
4 hours to complete

Start Building Your Brand

3 videos (Total 18 min), 7 readings, 3 quizzes
3 videos
Creating an Effective Headline8m
Writing Your Summary of Capabilities7m
7 readings
Consent Form10m
Choosing a Website Builder for Your ePortfolio20m
Lesson Review & List of Action Verbs10m
Additional Practice with Action Verbs10m
Lesson Review & Additional Practice20m
Signing Up on LinkedIn10m
Get More from The Georgia Tech Language Institute10m
2 practice exercises
Check Your Knowledge8m
Check Your Knowledge8m
Week
2
3 hours to complete

Showcase Your Work

2 videos (Total 12 min), 4 readings, 3 quizzes
2 videos
Writing Longer Descriptions of Your Work6m
4 readings
Additional Practice20m
Additional Resources10m
Lesson Review & List of Adjectives10m
Descriptive Adjectives10m
2 practice exercises
Check Your Knowledge4m
Check Your Knowledge4m
Week
3
3 hours to complete

Complete the Main Parts of Your Resume

2 videos (Total 13 min), 3 readings, 3 quizzes
2 videos
Key Language for Your Work Experience Section6m
3 readings
Additional Resources & Practice10m
Lesson Review & Job Titles15m
Additional Practice with Action Verbs10m
2 practice exercises
Check Your Knowledge4m
Check Your Knowledge6m
Week
4
3 hours to complete

Network with Other Professionals

2 videos (Total 13 min), 5 readings, 3 quizzes
2 videos
Connect to Get a Job6m
5 readings
Lesson Review10m
Additional Resources10m
Lesson Review & Additional Practice10m
Additional Resources10m
Where to go from here?10m
2 practice exercises
Check Your Knowledge6m
Check Your Knowledge6m
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Top reviews from Build Your Professional ePortfolio in English

By AVNov 11th 2016

It is a very interesting course, on which you can clarify some statements and improve your professional information to be competitive. Thanks a lot! A greetings from Cali, Colombia.

By COct 23rd 2018

I took the presentation of my professional experience to the next level thanks to this course. I am sure that my new professional ePortfolio will help me to advance my career.

Instructor

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Karen Peterson

Lecturer
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

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Once you enroll for a Certificate, you’ll have access to all videos, quizzes, and programming assignments (if applicable). Peer review assignments can only be submitted and reviewed once your session has begun. If you choose to explore the course without purchasing, you may not be able to access certain assignments.

  • 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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