Business English Specialization

Started Sep 25

Business English Specialization

Build Communication Skills in Business English

Advance in your career and broaden your abilities.

About This Specialization

This Specialization serves as an introduction to Business English, where you will learn to communicate about topics such as management, finance and marketing. You will also write proposals, executive summaries, and marketing materials. You will also learn the necessary language structures to run a meeting, achieve sales, and negotiate other business transactions. In the Capstone Project, you will apply these skills to communicate and launch a new product in English, making sure that business executives have a variety of linguistic tools with practical applications in business scenarios in a variety of functional areas.

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courses
4 courses

Follow the suggested order or choose your own.

projects
Projects

Designed to help you practice and apply the skills you learn.

certificates
Certificates

Highlight your new skills on your resume or LinkedIn.

Projects Overview

Courses
Intermediate Specialization.
Some related experience required.
  1. COURSE 1

    Business English: Management and Leadership

    Current session: Sep 25 — Nov 13.
    Commitment
    6 weeks of study, 1-2 hours per week
    Subtitles
    English, Spanish

    About the Course

    Are you a business executive or a manager who uses English in your career? Then you know that good business communication in English requires focus, vocabulary, and specific linguistic structures. In this course, you will follow along a recently promoted
  2. COURSE 2

    Business English: Finance and Economics

    Current session: Sep 25 — Nov 13.
    Commitment
    6 weeks of study, 1-2 hours per week
    Subtitles
    English, Spanish

    About the Course

    Do you work in finance or interact with finance professionals? Is it necessary to speak, write or understand English in your career? Follow the authentic characters in this course as they work through common business situations in finance and economic
  3. COURSE 3

    Business English: Marketing and Sales

    Current session: Sep 25 — Nov 13.
    Commitment
    6 weeks of study, 2-4 hours/week
    Subtitles
    English

    About the Course

    If you work in marketing, sales, or advertising, you already know that effective communication is a requirement. This can be even more difficult when expressing your ideas in a persuasive manner in English. In this course, you will learn to use
  4. COURSE 4

    Business English: Final Project

    Upcoming session: Dec 4 — Jan 15.
    Commitment
    5 weeks of study, 3-5 hours/week
    Subtitles
    English

    About the Capstone Project

    A common necessity among business professionals who are new to an international work environment is the ability to create a plan of action to launch a new product. In this task, one has to communicate with many different departments within a company i

Creators

  • Arizona State University

    ASU is the model for a New American University, dedicated to excellence, broad access to quality education, and meaningful societal impact. ASU champions intellectual and cultural diversity, and is home to students from all 50 states and more than 150 countries.

    Arizona State University has developed a new model for the American Research University, creating an institution that is committed to excellence, access and impact. ASU measures itself by those it includes, not by those it excludes. ASU pursues research that contributes to the public good, and ASU assumes major responsibility for the economic, social and cultural vitality of the communities that surround it.

  • Wanda Huber

    Wanda Huber

    International Educator
  • Jenny Young

    Jenny Young

    International Educator
  • Andrea Mürau Haraway

    Andrea Mürau Haraway

    International Educator
  • Beatriz Fuentes-Anderson

    Beatriz Fuentes-Anderson

    International Educator

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