Business Communication Skills A2/B1 (ages 14-18)

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Suitability

This course is for students who have been learning English for at least two years and who are interested in using English for work and travel.

Sample ‘can do’ statements

  • I can ask and answer questions
  • I can summarise a text
  • I can dictate and make notes on information given over the phone
  • I can understand and take account of cultural differences
  • I can give and follow instructions

Why choose this course?

The course develops the core skills necessary for students who want to:

  • Work in an English-speaking company
  • Travel to English-speaking countries
  • Communicate with customers and clients using English as a common language

learning activities include:

  • Role plays
  • Mingling activities
  • Discussions
  • Note-taking
  • Ordering exercises
  • Presentations
  • Quizzes
  • Information sharing and matching

CORE WORKBOOK LESSONS

  • Truth and Lies
  • In the Hot Seat
  • My Area
  • People in my Life
  • Social Media
  • Health and Diet
  • Spa Wars
  • Clothes and Accessories
  • Teenage Inventors
  • Telephoning
  • Office and Workshop
  • If I Ruled the World
  • Travel
  • Cultural Differences
  • Critical Thinking

BUSINESS ENGLISH COURSES – WEEKLY PROGRAMMES OF STUDY

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
Lesson 1 Truth and Lies
Social Media Teenage Inventors If I Ruled the World Revision
Lesson 2 In the Hot Seat Health and Diet Travel Presentation Preparation
Lesson 3 My Area Spa Wars Telephoning Cultural Differences
Lesson 4 People in my Life Clothes and Accessories Office and Workshop Critical Thinking Group Presentations
Lessons 5&6 Small groups: practice company tasks and preparation for the final presentation