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Business English

Start dates
Every 1st Monday of the month
lesson week
Lessons per week
20 Lessons
English Proficiency level
Class time
09.15 - 12.30
(5 lessons per day), 09:00 - 12:15
culture program
Cultural programme
10+ activities
a week
Lesson length
45 mins
Course duration
10 weeks
Minimum age
Max students per class
15 students

Course overview

The English for Business course at English Path is ideal for experienced professionals. You would typically have already started your career and be looking to become more confident with the practical English you require for the workplace and business situations.

During your English for Business course at English Path, you will develop your English and Business skills; such as giving presentations, writing and understanding emails, participating in reviews, negotiating, telephoning and participating in meetings and discussions. Your English Path teachers, who have a background knowledge of the subject, will ensure you get a ‘real-life’ experience by using authentic Business English materials from the internet, newspapers and other sources.

You will also benefit from our FREE masterclass programme in which you may participate in simulated business situations or even attend a talk by a lecturer in Business Management.

Business course class schedule

Lesson 1
9.15 – 10.00
Phonology and Vocabulary: can show appreciation and interest in a variety of conversations by using appropriate expressions and phonological features such as intonation
Lesson 2
10.00 – 10.45
Functional Language:
- Leading and participating in review meetings and appraisals
- Responding to and giving challenging feedback
- Constructive criticism and positive feedback
BREAK Coffee time!
Lesson 3
11.00 – 11.45
Extracting important information from discussions during meetings
Lesson 4
11.45 -12.30
- Understanding factual information in work-related emails
- Writing a summary of the decisions and action items identified during a meeting
BREAK Coffee time!
Lesson 5
12.45 -13.30

- Role-play of Business meeting

After taking an English for Business Course at English Path, you should:

  • Have increased confidence and fluency and be better able to communicate effectively in a range of business contexts.
  • Be able to approach negotiations diplomatically.
  • Have improved your networking skills.
  • Have learnt functional language appropriate to a variety of different business situations.
  • Have learnt vocabulary specific to everyday business tasks and contexts.
  • Be able to express yourself professionally and confidently using correct intonation and effective language and techniques.
  • Improved your listening skills and be better able to participate in business meetings and extract important information as well as be able to follow and participate in discussions more confidently.

In order to get as much as possible out of your learning experience, we recommend you attend at least 85% of classes, complete all homework given and do self-study as directed by your teacher.

Hear what our team has to say

At English Path, we believe that everyone can learn English, no matter where they are starting from in their journey. We use a variety of theoretical and practical teaching methods to meet the needs of all learners. Our positive and supportive learning environment gives you the ideal place to learn and practice your English language skills. 

"Enrolling in English Path was one of the best decisions I've made to learn English. The variety of English courses they offer ensured that I could focus on the specific language skills I needed to improve. The experienced teachers are passionate and skilled, making the learning process engaging and interactive. I'm grateful to English Path for helping me enhance my language skills and boost my confidence."

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