About this Specialization

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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.
Learner Career Outcomes
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Started a new career after completing this specialization.
37%
Got a pay increase or promotion.

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Beginner Level

Approx. 5 months to complete

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English

Subtitles: English, Arabic, French, Chinese (Simplified), Portuguese (Brazilian), Vietnamese, Slovak, Japanese, Persian, Turkish, Spanish, Hindi...
Learner Career Outcomes
67%
Started a new career after completing this specialization.
37%
Got a pay increase or promotion.

Shareable Certificate

Earn a Certificate upon completion

100% online courses

Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.

Flexible Schedule

Set and maintain flexible deadlines.

Beginner Level

Approx. 5 months to complete

Suggested 3 hours/week

English

Subtitles: English, Arabic, French, Chinese (Simplified), Portuguese (Brazilian), Vietnamese, Slovak, Japanese, Persian, Turkish, Spanish, Hindi...

There are 4 Courses in this Specialization

Course1

Course 1

Write Professional Emails in English

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stars
5,817 ratings
1,741 reviews
Course2

Course 2

Speak English Professionally: In Person, Online & On the Phone

4.7
stars
4,538 ratings
1,278 reviews
Course3

Course 3

Build Your Professional ePortfolio in English

4.6
stars
528 ratings
138 reviews
Course4

Course 4

Take Your English Communication Skills to the Next Level

4.8
stars
184 ratings
52 reviews

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  • This course is completely online, so there’s no need to show up to a classroom in person. You can access your lectures, readings and assignments anytime and anywhere via the web or your mobile device.

  • It will take approximately 18 weeks (approximately 4-5 months) to complete the Specialization.

  • Courses will be continually offered throughout the year.

  • You should have at least intermediate level English language skills.

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  • You will be able to communicate more professionally and accurately in English. Professional communication skills will include writing emails; speaking in person, on the phone, and through video conferencing; and using online tools such as LinkedIn and Twitter to enhance your online presence.

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