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Business English2020-02-14T16:56:19+00:00

 Business English

Programme Overview

Business English is considered a detailed and an in depth course which allows you to develop the practical English skills you need for the business world. Many international people study this subject with the objective to be successful with their employment in businesses. It allows you to become more linguistically professional so that you can adapt well. The course motivates you and boosts your confidence with giving you opportunities to focus on specific business skills such as: presentations and report writing. Business English teaches you the correct way in grammar, it emphasises topics which are used in business such as: finance and trade. It aids in improving your communication skills and focusses on your vocabulary so you can correspond better.

Why should I choose this course?

Key features

  • Learn new things about the business world and how it developed
  • Improve your English Language so you able to formally communicate within that environment
  • Establish your interview skills to perform better
  • Expand your knowledge to become more employable
  • Delivered by qualified professionals
  • An engaging and enriching teaching environment for the best learning

Key Facts

Hours per week
15 Hours

Duration
3 Weeks per session

Fees
£750 per Session

Payment Plan
Available

Minimum Age
18+

Start Date
May 11th

Students in class
Average 12 students

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Modules

Module
Use of key business vocabulary
Focused grammar work
Seminars on business topics
Module
Business correspondence
Business Presentation Skills
Discussion and role-play
Module
The language of statistics and trends
Business report writing

Entry Requirements

Before starting, your level of English should be B1 at a minimum.

Please note the minimum age for students wishing to join this course is 18 years old.

As part of your application, you are required to submit the following supporting documents:

  • Passport/ID

  • Application Form

“I’m very glad that I found LSB because it has taught me completly new language skills and changed my attitude towards the country and its values”

Adriana Francesca
Spain, Business English

Assessments

Assessment is by completing assignments and meeting assessment criteria for each of the modules. These assignments are meant to demonstrate your achievement of learning objectives. All units within this qualification are internally assessed via exams and assignments which are externally verified by the awarding organisation.

The assignments submitted by learners must achieve the learning outcomes and meet the standards specified by the assessment criteria for the unit. Learners can achieve pass, merit or distinction grade depending on quality of assignment and questions attempted. To achieve a merit or distinction grade, the learners must demonstrate that they have achieved all the criteria set for these grades.

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Fees 

Tuition fees cover the cost of a student’s academic studies. This usually includes teaching costs, registration and examination fees (not repeat or tailing modules, re-sit fees or coursework resubmission). Any costs associated with work placements will be the students responsibility.

Session 1

£750

Session 1+2

£1400

Session 1+2+3

£2000

Class Timings

15 hours per week:

Session 1: 9 am to 12 pm
Session 2: 12:30 pm to 3:30 pm
Session 3: 3:30 pm to 6:30 pm

Your class may be in the morning or the afternoon depending on your level. You will be given your course timetable on your first day of classes.

Business English classes starts every 3 weeks on a Monday (except public holidays and over the LSB holiday periods) on the following days:

6 Jan, 27 Jan, 17 Feb, 9 March, 30 March, 20 April, 11 May, 1 June, 22 June, 13 July, 3 Aug, 24 Aug, 14 Sep, 5 Oct, 26 Oct, 10 Nov, 1 Dec.

The LSB holiday are on 21st december 2020 to 3rd january 2021.

Public holidays are as follows:

1 January, 10 April, 23 April, 8 May, 25 May, 31 August, 25 December and 26 December

Employability

The 21st century has created the need for speaking as many foreign languages as possible, due to the great mobility that people have, in an age of global commerce. There are a number of institutions that support businesses, governments and individuals in developing the English language skills required by employers, providing the opportunity to take an exam and have a degree that is acknowledged world-wide.

Careers

Jobs directly related to Business English:

  • Digital copywriter

  • Editorial assistant

  • English as a foreign language teacher

  • Magazine journalist

  • Newspaper journalist

  • Publishing copy-editor/proofreader

  • Secondary school teacher

  • Web content manager

  • Writer

  • Purchasing manager

Learning Outcomes

  • Students will heighten their awareness of correct usage of English grammar in writing and speaking

  • Students will improve their speaking ability in English both in terms of fluency and comprehensibility

  • Students will increase their reading speed and comprehension of academic articles

  • Students will strengthen their ability to write academic papers, essays and summaries using the process approach.

FAQ’S

Yes, students can open a bank account, all that is needed is documentation.

  • Current passport.
  • Valid visa (for those from outside the European Union)
  • Home bankstatement from the past three months.
  • Proof of address in the UKor abroad (check with your bank)
  • StudentID or acceptance letter from your university.

You must inform us immediately so that we can update your details. For example your address may have changed and this is important we know so that when we send certificates, it goes to the right address.

London School of Business will always be able to help you and if you email us we aim to get back to you within 48hrs or feel free to call us on +44 (0)20 3305 8124.

Please inform us as soon as possible as this may cause a delay in your application by the time you start. There are many applications and checks to be made which takes time. Therefore, we recommend doing this before you start at LSB so that everything is ready when you start.

Once registered at LSB, we can direct you to job fairs. Job fairs are also known as a career fair that employees or recruiters inform you of potential jobs. LSB will also help you get signed on job boards such as Indeed and Reed for more possible jobs.

If you reach out to us, we will be able to arrange another phone call to discuss what grades are acceptable. If we believe you don’t have enough credits to get into LSB, there are many alternatives so don’t panic.

There are open day’s available for students who wish to get a tour around the school. London School of Business holds more than one open day so that every student has an opportunity to attend.

We can always help and inform you what is needed. We can provide a list of available accommodation.

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If you are interested in applying we encourage you to visit the School and meet with our recruitment and admissions staff. This is neither a requirement nor expectation if you are planning on applying to the programme.

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How to Apply

Enrolling at London School of Business will help you study in a diverse mix of cultures, providing an opportunity to socialise and make friends from nations across the globe. Apply now, and one of our Admission Advisors will be in touch to support you through the process.

You can use the following link to apply for the programme: https://www.lsbuk.com/apply/

  • Personal details

  • Family information

  • Extracurricular activities

  • Global interests and experiences

There is no application fee.

  • Proof of your academic achievements, including official school transcripts

  • Evidence of English proficiency, i.e: TOEFL/IELTS/ Functional Skills Level 2 (if English is not your native language)

  • GMAT/SAT/ACT scores (optional)

  • One academic reference

  • A Personal Statement as an essay (400–500 words)

  • Scholarship and financial aid application included with the application form

In order to assess your eligibility for the programme, we will review your profile and your expectations from your career. This will be done via an in-person, telephonic or video conversation. In addition, we will mark your English proficiency for the course as well, and advise on further actions to be taken on your part.

Once your application and personal assessment interview are completed, you will receive an admission decision within two weeks. If you have any questions regarding the status of your application, feel free to contact your Admission Advisor.

If you are accepted into the program and have decided to start your studies at London School of Business, you must confirm your place prior to confirmation deadline.

Once we confirm your student status with us, we will be sending out useful information regarding your pre-arrival, and pre-enrolment.  Not only that, we will work alongside to make sure you have a seamless arrival in the UK.

Need Help Choosing A Programme?

Choosing the right programme is an important part of your future success. Our dedicated student counsellors are happy to assist you in choosing the right programme that best suits your professional goals. Please contact us on +44 (0)20 3305 8124 or send us an email to english@lsbuk.com to discuss your requirements and obtain an application form.

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