Business & Culture in the UK
An Intermediate English Course
has been designed for students who wish to live and work in the UK.
The course predominantly provides students with information on the way
we conduct business in the UK but it also includes some cultural elements
which will help those interested in working in the UK gain a better
understanding of life in the UK.
Katie, from London, will guide you through this course by introducing
the topic of each lesson and giving you advice throughout the course
on how to behave in the business world.
the people that appear in the listenings are native English speakers.
When carrying out a listening activity, please listen a maximum of two
times. The questions that accompany each listening have been designed
to ensure that by the end you gain a detailed understanding of each
activities have been designed to follow on from the listenings. When
carrying out the activities at home, it is a good idea to record yourself
and listen to yourself speaking English. You will be surprised at how
you can correct your own mistakes if there are any!
a few opportunities throughout the course for you to carry out research
on specific areas. In order to carry out the research you will need
a computer and the internet.
are four assessments throughout the course. These assessments are designed
to test what you have learned throughout the course. You should take
each assessment seriously and study the previous relevant lessons to
achieve well in each one.
and enjoy the course!