English for Business

Müjde Şener from SL has been awarded a scholarship to do a course on “English for Business? by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, the Office of English Language Programs. This course will provide an overview of the English used in international business settings and give participants techniques and skills that can be used in their classrooms. The course is divided into several segments along the following topics: an introduction to the courseware and methods used in the course needs assessments for business English learners, classroom strategies to create a learner-centered environment, business English resources, written communication and document design, business oral skills, and making business presentations. These topics will provide participants with significant resources to utilize in their classrooms following completion of the course. This course will begin in late September and run for 12 weeks. Participants who successfully complete the course will receive a certificate.