Oct 17th 2016

English for Effective Business Speaking (Coursera)

This course aims to improve your Business English speaking skills by developing your use of vocabulary, grammar, pronunciation, spoken communication skills within a Business context, and your ability to deliver professional business speeches for specific purposes.

Skills learned in this course will be used in the cross-cultural communications course and help prepare you to deliver the professional business presentation in the Capstone project.

After completing this course, you will be able to:

- delivery effective job interviews

- give persuasive business pitches

- delivery informative business presentations

- speak persuasively in English

- adapt content to purpose, context and audience

- use appropriate style and tone of writing for business purposes

English for Effective Business Speaking is course 3 of 5 in the Business English for Non-Native Speakers Specialization.

This Specialization will introduce non-native speakers of English to methods for developing English language and communication skills for the workplace, doing business, cross-cultural understanding, and business case study analysis. You'll apply these skills in the final Capstone Project by analysing a current business case study and providing recommendations to a target audience in both presentation and written formats.