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Business English for adults
We are pleased to announce our new Business English programme for adult students. It is a modular programme of ninety hours. The minimum level for entry is Intermediate 1 on the British Council placement test.

The course consists of three modules of thirty hours each. The course will be assessed by a combination of examinations and assessed tasks. At the end of each level participants receive a certificate of attendance. An additional Business English certificate is awarded after completion of all three modules.

Module 1

  • establishing contact
  • discussing work routines
  • avoiding misunderstandings
  • telephoning
  • taking messages
  • layout and style in writing
  • sending and receiving e-mail messages
  • writing letters faxes and emails

Module 2

  • exchanging information
  • discussion details
  • exchanging opinions
  • conducting meetings
  • agreeing 
  • negotiating
  • replying to letters, faxes and e-mails
  • checking and correcting writing

Module 3

  • meeting visitors
  • building professional relationships
  • explaining and demonstrating
  • clear and concise writing
  • writing short reports and letters of apology
  • describing processes and procedures
  • giving presentations


Course dates 5 October to 24 November 2003
Class duration Seven week course of thirty hours
two days per week, two hours per day
Registration dates 28 September to 3 October 2003
Contact Roger Barlow, Assistant Director Teaching Centre
For further details Tel +974 4426 193/4  Fax +974 4423 315
Opening times Sunday to Thursday 0900 to 1200 and 1500 to 1830

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