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Semana
1
5 horas para completar

Unit 1: Entering the Job Market

12 videos (Total 49 minutos), 10 lecturas, 12 cuestionarios
12 videos
Course Overview: Topics, Assessments, Games & Activities4m
Job Search Overview5m
Identifying Your Interests and Skills4m
Language Focus: Vocabulary and Word Forms Related to Jobs5m
Choosing the Job that's the Best Fit for You4m
Unlockable Achievement 19s
Language Focus: Verb Tenses (Present vs. Present Progressive)5m
Understanding Job Descriptions: Reading a Job Advertisement6m
Language Focus: Phrases to Compare Similarities4m
Language Focus: Phrases to Contrast Differences4m
Unlockable Achievement 29s
10 lecturas
Overview of the Unit10m
BASIC: What You Offer the World10m
ADVANCED: What You Offer the World10m
Game 1: Unit 1 Vocabulary Flashcards10m
BASIC: Set SMART goals to get ahead in your career10m
ADVANCED: Set SMART goals to get ahead in your career10m
Listening: Using the Internet and Social Media to Search for a Job10m
Culture Affects Career and Life Planning10m
Listening: Is there a 'Skills Gap' in the US Job Market?10m
Business schools bridge classrooms and real-life work10m
12 ejercicios de práctica
Check Your Understanding: "What You Offer the World"10m
Game 2: Things, Actions and People28m
Assessment 1: Self-Assessment of Job Skills and Experience22m
Game 3: Simple Present or Present Progressive8m
Check Your Understanding: "Set SMART goals to get ahead in your career"8m
Game 4: Key Words in a Job Advertisement10m
Check your Understanding: "Using the Internet and Social Media to Search for a Job"10m
Check Your Understanding: "Culture Affects Career and Life Planning"14m
Game: Vocabulary and Word Form Review20m
Check Your Understanding: "Is there a 'Skills Gap' in US Job Market?"10m
Check your Understanding: "Business schools bridge classrooms and real-life work"10m
Game: Compare and Contrast Phrase Matching12m
4 horas para completar

Unit 1: Entering the Job Market: Lesson Choices

1 video (Total minutos), 2 lecturas, 2 cuestionarios
2 lecturas
Speaking Assignment Instructions10m
Written Assignment Instructions10m
Semana
2
7 horas para completar

Unit 2: Resumes

12 videos (Total 50 minutos), 10 lecturas, 14 cuestionarios
12 videos
Parts of a Resume4m
Unlockable Achievement 39s
Writing a Résumé, Part 1: Name and Contact Information5m
Listening: Connecting Employers with Job Seekers in Today's Economy4m
Language Focus: Key Words3m
Writing a Resume, Part 2: Headline and Summary4m
Writing a Resume, Part 3: Work Experience5m
Unlockable Achievement 49s
Writing a Resume, Part 4: Education5m
Language Focus: Action Verbs4m
Writing a Resume, Part 5: Complete your Resume6m
10 lecturas
Overview of the Unit10m
BASIC: Resume Guide: The Basic Elements10m
ADVANCED: Resume Guide: The Basic Elements10m
Sample Resume: Tomoko Martin10m
Sample Resume: Beth Smith10m
BASIC: Using Keywords Effectively10m
ADVANCED: Using Keywords Effectively10m
Game 4: Unit 2 Vocabulary Flashcards10m
More Action Verbs Practice10m
Functional or Chronological Resume? Which is for You?10m
13 ejercicios de práctica
Game 1: Reasons for Writing a Resume20m
Check Your Understanding: "Resume Guide: The Basic Elements"8m
Game 2: Match the Parts of a Resume8m
Check Your Understanding: "Connecting Employers with Job Seekers in Today's Economy"10m
Check your Understanding: "Using Keywords Effectively"6m
Game 3: Matching Key Words in a Job Advertisement8m
Game 5: Listing Experience in Time Order6m
Unit 2: Assessment 1: Resume Template Quiz12m
Game 6: Using Action Verbs12m
Check Your Understanding: "More Action Verbs Practice"10m
Game: Action Verb Crossword Puzzle20m
Check Your Understanding: "Functional or Chronological Resume10m
Game: Labelling Resumes: Functional or Chronological4m
Semana
3
6 horas para completar

Unit 3: Writing a Cover Letter

11 videos (Total 47 minutos), 9 lecturas, 12 cuestionarios
11 videos
Professional Writing: Letter Format6m
Unlockable Achievement 59s
Cover Letter Paragraph 1- Introducing Yourself4m
Cover Letter Paragraph 2- Highlighting Your Skills in the Cover letter5m
Cover Letter Paragraph 3- Closing4m
Language Focus – Present Perfect vs. Past Tense6m
Professional Writing: Level of Formality5m
Language Focus- Using Modal Verbs to Write Politely6m
Writing a Cover Letter for a Specific Job3m
Unlockable Achievement 69s
9 lecturas
Overview of the Unit10m
Sample Cover Letters10m
BASIC: Parts of the Cover Letter10m
ADVANCED: Parts of the Cover Letter10m
Game 3: Unit 3 Vocabulary Flashcards10m
BASIC: Why an Old-Fashioned Cover Letter Still Matters10m
ADVANCED: Why an Old-Fashioned Cover Letter Still Matters10m
8 Common Cover Letter Mistakes to Avoid10m
Death of the Cover Letter10m
11 ejercicios de práctica
Check Your Understanding: "Sample Cover Letters"8m
Unit 3 Assessment 1: Quiz on Letter Format8m
Check Your Understanding: "Parts of the Cover Letter"10m
Game 1: Match the Job Description with Skills12m
Game 2: Grammar Review10m
Check Your Understanding: "Why an Old-Fashioned Cover Letter Still Matters"10m
Game 4: Direct or Polite Language14m
Check Your Understanding: “8 Common Cover Letter Mistakes to Avoid”10m
Game: Verb Tense Review14m
Check Your Understanding: "Death of the Cover Letter"10m
Key Parts of a Formal Letter20m
Semana
4
3 horas para completar

Unit 4: Networking

6 videos (Total 22 minutos), 7 lecturas, 6 cuestionarios
6 videos
Unlockable Achievement 79s
Making Small Talk5m
Unlockable Achievement 89s
Networking Elevator speech- What to Say When Networking5m
Language Focus: Networking Elevator Speech- Delivery5m
7 lecturas
Overview of the Unit10m
BASIC: Networking During the Job Search10m
ADVANCED: Networking During the Job Search10m
BASIC: Networking doesn’t happen overnight10m
ADVANCED: Networking doesn't happen overnight10m
Game 2: Unit 4 Vocabulary Flashcards10m
'You Are Your Brand': Using Social Media to Find a Job10m
6 ejercicios de práctica
Check Your Understanding: "Networking During the Job Search"10m
Game 1: Choose the Conversation with Appropriate Topics10m
Check Your Understanding: "Networking doesn't happen overnight"10m
Game 3: Sample Networking Elevator Speeches8m
Check Your Understanding: “'You Are Your Brand:' Using Social Media to Find a Job”10m
Game: Networking Vocabulary Matching12m
4 horas para completar

Unit 4: Networking: Lesson Choices

1 video (Total minutos), 2 lecturas, 2 cuestionarios
2 lecturas
Speaking Assignment Instructions10m
Written Assignment Instructions10m
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Principales revisiones sobre English for Career Development

por DIAug 25th 2019

It is the very useful course for learning, this course provides videos for better understanding. A part from that there are exams like quiz, games, video recording, review of classmates work and all..

por KMApr 27th 2019

I have learnt so much from this course. I am glad I came across it because I feel I have gained more knowledge and understanding on job search, preparedness and proper planning before an interviews.

Instructores

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Brian McManus

Language Specialist
English Language Programs
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Robyn Turner

Senior Language Specialist
English Language Programs

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