Spécialisation Améliorez vos compétences de communication en anglais

Commencé le mars 27

Spécialisation Améliorez vos compétences de communication en anglais

Améliorez vos compétences de communication en anglais

Write and speak more professionally in English to increase your business success.

À propos de cette Spécialisation

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.

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4 courses

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Projets

Conçu pour vous aider à vous exercer et à appliquer les compétences que vous avez acquises.

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Certificats

Mettez en évidence vos nouvelles compétences sur votre CV ou sur LinkedIn.

Cours
Beginner Specialization.
No prior experience required.
  1. COURS 1

    Write Professional Emails in English

    Session en cours : mars 27 — mai 8.
    Sous-titres
    English, French, Japanese

    À propos du cours

    This is a course to help you write effective business emails in English. This course is unique because each module will provide tips on writing more professional emails as well as lessons to improve your overall English writing skills. Therefore, you will improve your grammar and vocabulary skills for email writing and also improve your cross cultural knowledge to make you more powerful and successful in your business communication. You will look at different email formats to analyze tone, formality levels, and various organizational styles. You will be able to improve your emails of introduction, announcements, requests and emails that apologize or revise a request. In this course you will write and revise 4–5 emails, complete several comprehension quizzes and review the emails of other participants. By the end of this course, you will be able to • Improve your overall written English skills • See differences and similarities among the different email formats • Write more effective subject lines and email text • Apply various key language to different types of emails • Correct common errors such as punctuation and capitalization • Study tone and level of formality in emails • Understand how culture affects what is appropriate in a business emails • Write powerful business emails for professional needs
  2. COURS 2

    Parlez anglais avec professionnalisme : en personne, en ligne, et au téléphone

    Session en cours : mars 27 — mai 8.
    Sous-titres
    English, Persian, French, Japanese

    À propos du cours

    Souhaitez-vous améliorer votre anglais ? Ce cours vous aidera à atteindre cet objectif. Parlez anglais avec professionnalisme : en personne, en ligne, et au téléphone. Durant ces 5 semaines de cours, vous apprendrez à vous présenter et à faire une introduction personnelle affirmée. Vous développerez et afficherez les compétences orales pour les discussions de groupe : comment exprimer son accord ou son désaccord, comment clarifier, reformuler, et résumer. Vous réviserez et travaillerez comment donner des informations et répondre à des requêtes au téléphone. Vous étudierez et pratiquerez le jeu de rôle en entretien. Vous préparerez et exprimerez un argument de vente introduisant un produit ou un service. Tout au long du cours, vous changerez votre manière de vous exprimer en anglais et vous deviendrez plus à l'aise et plus précis lorsque vous parlerez. Vous manifesterez un ton de voix et un langage corporel culturellement appropriés. En travaillant le cours, vous compléterez des auto-évaluations ainsi que des évaluations par les pairs. Grâce à une combinaison de vidéos, de quiz de compréhension et de vocabulaire, de l'entraînement, et de bonnes présentations, vous gagnerez les compétences et l'assurance pour bien communiquer en anglais, partout dans le monde. D'ici la fin du cours, vous : ¤ changerez votre façon de vous exprimer en anglais ¤ améliorerez votre prononciation et votre aisance d'expression ¤ augmenterez votre vocabulaire en anglais ¤ identifierez comment la culture influence votre discours ¤ utiliserez la culture pour vous aider à parler correctement ¤ manifesterez le meilleur langage corporel suivant les différents cadres culturels ¤ connaîtrez les affirmations, les questions et les réponses à adopter suivant les différents contextes et situations.
  3. COURS 3

    Build Your Professional ePortfolio in English

    Session à venir : avr. 17 — mai 22.
    Engagement
    4 semaines, 1 à 2 heures/semaine
    Sous-titres
    English

    À propos du cours

    Roughly half of the world’s population is already online and so setting yourself apart from the crowd is more important than ever before. One of the best ways to do that is by creating your own ePortfolio. An ePortfolio is a site that showcases or shows your background, your resume, and samples of your work. In this course, you will learn step by step how to build the site and you’ll learn the grammar, vocabulary and writing skills needed to create it. You will learn how to apply information from your ePortfolio to other online tools like LinkedIn, Twitter, Instagram and YouTube in order to network with others so that you get a job or connect with other professionals. For each step in that process, you will listen to lectures, take comprehension quizzes, and learn how to use English appropriately to each part of your site. You will also complete self and peer assessments and gain the needed skills to make your ePortfolio a reality and establish yourself online. By the end of this course, you will be able to • Write a proper headline or title for your ePortfolio • Describe your work in 1 sentence and in longer forms • Identify how to use hashtags effectively • Write an effective summary about yourself and your work • Apply appropriate vocabulary to write your education and professional experience for your resume • Understand how to write a tweet to get a job • Discover how to write specific comments and network work with others • Apply what you have on your portfolio to other tools like Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn or YouTube.
  4. COURS 4

    Take Your English Communication Skills to the Next Level

    Session à venir : avr. 24 — mai 29.
    Engagement
    4 weeks of study, 2-4 hours/week
    Sous-titres
    English

    À propos du Projet Final

    This Capstone builds on the communication and content skills you’ve acquired throughout the Specialization and develops them further. During course lessons and Peer Assessments you will practice and expand the language skills necessary for success in the professional world. Throughout the course, you will have the opportunity to complete assessments relevant to the working world. In this course, you will: * Study cultural influences on communication more thoroughly, identify key cultural influences in your own experience and compare your culture with a different one to identify ways to improve communication and decrease misunderstanding. * Develop your email accuracy and style and engage in email correspondence with potential employers, clients or investors to set up interviews and/or meetings. * Practice and Demonstrate fluent and accurate spoken English as you prepare and present a short talk about a personal accomplishment or “Sales Pitch” for a product or service. * Polish your pronunciation through more connected speech including use of through groups, contractions/reductions, and linking. Week by week, as you practice your language skills, make connections with people important to you and develop your network, you will increase your opportunities for success. Completing this Capstone Project will help you reach your English language and professional goals now and in the future.

Créateurs

  • Georgia Institute of Technology

    With over 50 years of experience, the Georgia Tech Language Institute has been meeting the academic, professional, and social needs of international students from more than 100 countries. Ranked as the #7 best public university, Georgia Tech provides a focused, technologically based education to more than 21,500 undergraduate and graduate students.

    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.

  • Gerry Landers

    Gerry Landers

    Lecturer
  • Karen Peterson

    Karen Peterson

    Lecturer
  • Amalia B. Stephens

    Amalia B. Stephens

    Lecturer

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