Standard + Business English Course

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Combine general English classes with focused business English lessons

The business English programme is aimed at anyone who uses English regularly in the workplace. It is a cost-effective way to combine a standard English course, with some focused work in the skills and language required to communicate effectively with clients and colleagues from different nationalities.

Topics covered in the business lessons include ecommerce, business travel & meetings, interviews, presentations & negotiations, cross-cultural awareness, global English, international trade & making small talk. Other functions include meeting & greeting, describing graphs & charts, opinions, polite requests, taking notes & writing CVs, emails, business letters & memos.

Course facts

Lessons per week: 15 hours general, 7.5 hours business English
Maximum class size: 9 students for general English, 6 students for business English ‡
Course duration: 1-8 weeks
Courses start: Every Monday, all year round
Minimum age: 21 years
Minimum level of English:
Social programme: One or two afternoon excursions per week (depending on the season), a weekly pub evening* and dinner at a local restaurant or pub*

* Additional costs apply.
‡ Where class size falls below two, you will be offered a different course or four hours private tuition in place of the business module. You will be informed the week prior to the course starting.