Participating in a meeting is a real challenge for non-native speakers and can cause a certain amount of anxiety. When are you allowed to make a contribution and how you word it properly? When is the right time to ask questions and what happens if you actually have to run the meeting> And what about writing the minutes?
English for Meetings Course will teach you all the speaking skills that you need in order to participate in a meeting with confidence. The course contains the expressions needed in typical everyday business meetings - from informal chats to formal meetings. You will learn the vocabulary and expressions in such a way that you can learn them easily and use them immediately.
You will lean how to arrange a meeting and also includes expressions needed when postponing a meeting. Following this, other important topics are presented, for example, the use of small talk at the beginning of a meeting, how a meeting starts, how to express your opinions, and how to interrupt. Useful expressions for people chairing the meeting, as well as for the other participants. You can also learn how to draw up agenda and write the minutes for both formal and informal meetings.
English for Meetings is offered in mini-group classes for our students enrolled in the Intensive English Programs for Executives and Professionals.
English for Meetings can be also taken separately as a private one-to-one course with flexible schedule to meet your specific needs and goals. 10 one-to-one lessons minimum. The tuition fee is $56.00 per lesson.
Executive Courses start every Monday.
||from 1 week
||Beginner to Advanced
|Lessons per week
||20 mini-group lessons a week
|| from 9:00 am to 12:15 pm, Monday through Friday
||maximum 4, minimum 2 executive students. If there is only one student in the group class, the number of lessons is reduced to 10 one-to-one lessons a week.
||21 years of age
|Prices and Dates
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