ENGLISH FOR CAREER DEVELOPMENT
This online course is designed for Russian English learners who are interested in advancing their careers in
the global marketplace. In this course, you will learn about the job search, application, and interview
process in England, the United States and Europe, while comparing and contrasting the same process in
Russia. This course will also give you the opportunity to explore your global career path, while building
your English vocabulary and improving your language skills to achieve your professional goals.
The first unit in this course will introduce the U.S. and U.K. job application process and provide strategies for identifying the jobs that match your interests and skills. Unit 2 will take you through the steps necessary to produce a professional-looking resume. In unit 3, you will work to develop a clear and concise cover letter. The final unit of the course focuses on networking and interview skills.
Course syllabus includes:
- Unit 1: Entering the Job Market
- Unit 2: Resumes
- Unit 3: Writing a Cover Letter
- Unit 4: Networking
- Unit 5: Interviewing For a Job