Hogeschool van Amsterdam

Course Business English

Cursus

The Business English course is intended for motivated students who wish to improve their practical language skills primarily within the field of business English and who already have a reasonable grasp of English.

Business English

This course prepares students for the Cambridge Business English Certificate Higher Exams (BEC Higher). The Business English Certificates (BEC) are internationally recognized qualifications that show employers your skills for using English in the workplace. Visit the  Cambridge BEC Higher website for more information.

The course focuses on improving both fluency and listening skills in business situations, such as meetings and telephone conversations, as well as in improving writing skills for business: letters, reports and proposals.

 

For who? For motivated students who wish to improve their practical language skills primarily within the field of business English and who already have a reasonable grasp of English
Start

The course starts 6 or10 September 2016 and 7 or 11 February 2017.

For more information see the annual planning.

College days  Tuesday and Thursday 18.40-20.00 or at Saturday 10.00-16.40. 

Course assignments and exams

The course assignments and exams are:

  • BEC Higher Reading and Writing Exam;
  • BEC Higher Listening and Speaking Exam;
  • Professional English Language Portfolio.
Costs The price for attending the course and taking the exams is € 2100,00. Costs for books areapproximately € 250,00. 

Entry requirements

You need to demonstrate advanced knowledge of Marketing and English language ability at upper intermediate level. Therefore, you will be required to send in a motivation letter in English when applying for the course. 

More information

If you want more information about the course, please contact our course contact person  Randy Bundel.

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Gepubliceerd door  Faculteit Business en Economie 23 september 2016