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Semaine
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7 heures pour terminer

Unit 1: Entering the Job Market

In this unit you will learn about the steps in the job search process....
Reading
13 videos (Total 49 min), 12 lectures, 13 quiz
Video13 vidéos
Course Overview: Topics, Assessments, Games & Activities4 min
Job Search Overview5 min
Identifying Your Interests and Skills4 min
Language Focus: Vocabulary and Word Forms Related to Jobs5 min
Choosing the Job that's the Best Fit for You4 min
Unlockable Achievement 1 min
Language Focus: Verb Tenses (Present vs. Present Progressive)5 min
Understanding Job Descriptions: Reading a Job Advertisement6 min
Language Focus: Phrases to Compare Similarities4 min
Language Focus: Phrases to Contrast Differences4 min
Unlockable Achievement 2 min
Unlockable Achievement min
Reading12 lectures
Overview of the Unit10 min
BASIC: What You Offer the World10 min
ADVANCED: What You Offer the World10 min
Game 1: Unit 1 Vocabulary Flashcards10 min
BASIC: Set SMART goals to get ahead in your career10 min
ADVANCED: Set SMART goals to get ahead in your career10 min
Listening: Using the Internet and Social Media to Search for a Job10 min
Speaking Assignment Instructions10 min
Written Assignment Instructions10 min
Culture Affects Career and Life Planning10 min
Listening: Is there a 'Skills Gap' in the US Job Market?10 min
Business schools bridge classrooms and real-life work10 min
Quiz12 exercices pour s'entraîner
Check Your Understanding: "What You Offer the World"10 min
Game 2: Things, Actions and People28 min
Assessment 1: Self-Assessment of Job Skills and Experience22 min
Game 3: Simple Present or Present Progressive8 min
Check Your Understanding: "Set SMART goals to get ahead in your career"8 min
Game 4: Key Words in a Job Advertisement10 min
Check your Understanding: "Using the Internet and Social Media to Search for a Job"10 min
Check Your Understanding: "Culture Affects Career and Life Planning"14 min
Game: Vocabulary and Word Form Review20 min
Check Your Understanding: "Is there a 'Skills Gap' in US Job Market?"10 min
Check your Understanding: "Business schools bridge classrooms and real-life work"10 min
Game: Compare and Contrast Phrase Matching12 min
Semaine
2
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7 heures pour terminer

Unit 2: Resumes

In this unit, you will learn how to describe yourself and your experiences in a résumé. The unit will also help you build your job-related vocabulary. ...
Reading
12 videos (Total 50 min), 10 lectures, 14 quiz
Video12 vidéos
Parts of a Resume4 min
Unlockable Achievement 3 min
Writing a Résumé, Part 1: Name and Contact Information5 min
Listening: Connecting Employers with Job Seekers in Today's Economy4 min
Language Focus: Key Words3 min
Writing a Resume, Part 2: Headline and Summary4 min
Writing a Resume, Part 3: Work Experience5 min
Unlockable Achievement 4 min
Writing a Resume, Part 4: Education5 min
Language Focus: Action Verbs4 min
Writing a Resume, Part 5: Complete your Resume6 min
Reading10 lectures
Overview of the Unit10 min
BASIC: Resume Guide: The Basic Elements10 min
ADVANCED: Resume Guide: The Basic Elements10 min
Sample Resume: Tomoko Martin10 min
Sample Resume: Beth Smith10 min
BASIC: Using Keywords Effectively10 min
ADVANCED: Using Keywords Effectively10 min
Game 4: Unit 2 Vocabulary Flashcards10 min
More Action Verbs Practice10 min
Functional or Chronological Resume? Which is for You?10 min
Quiz13 exercices pour s'entraîner
Game 1: Reasons for Writing a Resume20 min
Check Your Understanding: "Resume Guide: The Basic Elements"8 min
Game 2: Match the Parts of a Resume8 min
Check Your Understanding: "Connecting Employers with Job Seekers in Today's Economy"10 min
Check your Understanding: "Using Keywords Effectively"6 min
Game 3: Matching Key Words in a Job Advertisement8 min
Game 5: Listing Experience in Time Order6 min
Unit 2: Assessment 1: Resume Template Quiz12 min
Game 6: Using Action Verbs12 min
Check Your Understanding: "More Action Verbs Practice"10 min
Game: Action Verb Crossword Puzzle20 min
Check Your Understanding: "Functional or Chronological Resume10 min
Game: Labelling Resumes: Functional or Chronological4 min
Semaine
3
Heures pour terminer
6 heures pour terminer

Unit 3: Writing a Cover Letter

This unit focuses on another important document for job-seekers: the cover letter. You will learn how to write a clear cover letter that tells employers why you are the right person for the job. ...
Reading
11 videos (Total 47 min), 9 lectures, 12 quiz
Video11 vidéos
Professional Writing: Letter Format6 min
Unlockable Achievement 5 min
Cover Letter Paragraph 1- Introducing Yourself4 min
Cover Letter Paragraph 2- Highlighting Your Skills in the Cover letter5 min
Cover Letter Paragraph 3- Closing4 min
Language Focus – Present Perfect vs. Past Tense6 min
Professional Writing: Level of Formality5 min
Language Focus- Using Modal Verbs to Write Politely6 min
Writing a Cover Letter for a Specific Job3 min
Unlockable Achievement 6 min
Reading9 lectures
Overview of the Unit10 min
Sample Cover Letters10 min
BASIC: Parts of the Cover Letter10 min
ADVANCED: Parts of the Cover Letter10 min
Game 3: Unit 3 Vocabulary Flashcards10 min
BASIC: Why an Old-Fashioned Cover Letter Still Matters10 min
ADVANCED: Why an Old-Fashioned Cover Letter Still Matters10 min
8 Common Cover Letter Mistakes to Avoid10 min
Death of the Cover Letter10 min
Quiz11 exercices pour s'entraîner
Check Your Understanding: "Sample Cover Letters"8 min
Unit 3 Assessment 1: Quiz on Letter Format8 min
Check Your Understanding: "Parts of the Cover Letter"10 min
Game 1: Match the Job Description with Skills12 min
Game 2: Grammar Review10 min
Check Your Understanding: "Why an Old-Fashioned Cover Letter Still Matters"10 min
Game 4: Direct or Polite Language14 min
Check Your Understanding: “8 Common Cover Letter Mistakes to Avoid”10 min
Game: Verb Tense Review14 min
Check Your Understanding: "Death of the Cover Letter"10 min
Key Parts of a Formal Letter20 min
Semaine
4
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5 heures pour terminer

Unit 4: Networking

This unit will teach job-seekers language for meeting new people, making small talk, and describing ...
Reading
7 videos (Total 22 min), 9 lectures, 7 quiz
Video7 vidéos
Unlockable Achievement 7 min
Making Small Talk5 min
Unlockable Achievement 8 min
Networking Elevator speech- What to Say When Networking5 min
Language Focus: Networking Elevator Speech- Delivery5 min
Unlockable Achievement min
Reading9 lectures
Overview of the Unit10 min
BASIC: Networking During the Job Search10 min
ADVANCED: Networking During the Job Search10 min
BASIC: Networking doesn’t happen overnight10 min
ADVANCED: Networking doesn't happen overnight10 min
Game 2: Unit 4 Vocabulary Flashcards10 min
Speaking Assignment Instructions10 min
Written Assignment Instructions10 min
'You Are Your Brand': Using Social Media to Find a Job10 min
Quiz6 exercices pour s'entraîner
Check Your Understanding: "Networking During the Job Search"10 min
Game 1: Choose the Conversation with Appropriate Topics10 min
Check Your Understanding: "Networking doesn't happen overnight"10 min
Game 3: Sample Networking Elevator Speeches8 min
Check Your Understanding: “'You Are Your Brand:' Using Social Media to Find a Job”10 min
Game: Networking Vocabulary Matching12 min
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par KWJul 22nd 2017

I thoroughly enjoyed the course. The videos, readings, quizzes and games were very informative, clear and helpful. I hope that other users enjoyed the course as much as I did. Thank you very much!

par ENSep 28th 2018

It really helped me and taught me a lot if lessons that I can really apply and use not only in my English subject but also with my technical papers. Thank you so much for this opportunity!

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Brian McManus

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Robyn Turner

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