Acerca de este Curso
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10 revisiones
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Horas para completar

Aprox. 19 horas para completar

Sugerido: 6 weeks of study, 2-4 hours/week...
Idiomas disponibles

Inglés (English)

Subtítulos: Inglés (English)
100 % en línea

100 % en línea

Comienza de inmediato y aprende a tu propio ritmo.
Fechas límite flexibles

Fechas límite flexibles

Restablece las fechas límite en función de tus horarios.
Horas para completar

Aprox. 19 horas para completar

Sugerido: 6 weeks of study, 2-4 hours/week...
Idiomas disponibles

Inglés (English)

Subtítulos: Inglés (English)

Programa - Qué aprenderás en este curso

Semana
1
Horas para completar
1 hora para completar

Welcome module

Welcome to Week 1! This week, we will cover Module 1 where we introduce you to the objectives and structure of this Specialization and course....
Reading
1 video (Total 4 minutos), 4 readings
Video1 video
Reading4 lecturas
Objectives and outcomes10m
Learning how to learn10m
Learning vocabulary10m
The HKUST Grammar Guide10m
Semana
2
Horas para completar
5 horas para completar

What is culture?

Welcome to Week 2! This week we will cover Module 2 where we introduce you to basic cultural theories and language skills you will use in general cross-cultural business situations. You will also be introduced to vocabulary and language skills common to business communications....
Reading
4 videos (Total 21 minutos), 7 readings, 4 quizzes
Video4 videos
English as a Lingua Franca8m
Challenging grammar: comparative and superlative forms2m
Challenging English sounds /ʃ/ "sherry" and /ʧ/ "cherry"s3m
Reading7 lecturas
Objectives and outcomes10m
Vocabulary prep10m
Can we define culture?10m
Objectives and outcomes10m
Vocabulary list10m
More on comparative and superlative forms10m
Relatively, rather, compared to10m
Quiz3 ejercicios de práctica
Vocabulary practice12m
Vocabulary practice10m
Module 230m
Semana
3
Horas para completar
8 horas para completar

Culture and communication strategies

Welcome to Week 3! This week we will cover Module 3 where we introduce you to ways of cultural understanding can guide business communication strategies basic and the language skills you will use in general cross-cultural business situations. You will also be introduced to vocabulary and language skills common to business communications....
Reading
9 videos (Total 73 minutos), 8 readings, 6 quizzes
Video9 videos
The cultural situation - Part 110m
The cultural situation - Part 210m
Cultural strategy - Writing7m
Cultural strategy: Speaking (Part 1)12m
Cultural strategy: Speaking (Part 2)9m
Challenging English Grammar: Connective choice3m
Challenging English Sounds - /ŋ/ “thing” and /ŋk/ “think”5m
Rhythm, stress and pausing5m
Reading8 lecturas
Vocabulary prep10m
Cross-cultural communication barriers10m
Avoiding cultural faux pas in international business10m
Objectives and outcomes10m
Vocabulary list10m
Adverb and Connective Choice10m
List of conjuncts10m
Peer review practice: Sample of a culturally insensitive email10m
Quiz4 ejercicios de práctica
Vocabulary prep10m
Vocabulary practice10m
Culturally insensitive email: peer review practice8m
Module 330m
Semana
4
Horas para completar
6 horas para completar

Culture and management communication

Welcome to Week 4! This week we will cover Module 4 where we introduce you to common cultural frameworks used in the business world, how theories inform management in cross-cultural situations and language skills you will use in management situations. You will also be introduced to vocabulary and language skills common to business communications....
Reading
5 videos (Total 31 minutos), 5 readings, 4 quizzes
Video5 videos
Cross-cultural communication skills for management8m
Directness of language7m
Challenging English Grammar:The continuous tense2m
Challenging English sounds: /w/ "west"-v- /v/ "vest"4m
Reading5 lecturas
More on Hofstede's cultural dimensions10m
Hofstede’s Cultural Dimensions: applications, further studies, and criticisms10m
Objectives and outcomes10m
Vocabulary list10m
More on the continuous (past, present, future)10m
Quiz2 ejercicios de práctica
Vocabulary practice10m
Module 428m
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Principales revisiones

por AEFeb 16th 2017

It was an amazing experience to me for the very first time I studied online.\n\nI learned a lot. I enjoyed learning with COURSERA.\n\nEverything was great!

por LCNov 17th 2018

Very useful, with suitable amount of exercises and assignments. Great course for improving English skill.

Instructores

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Sean McMinn

Senior Instructor
Center for Language Education
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Kin Tang

Instructor
Center for Language Education
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Delian Gaskell

Instructor
Center for Language Education

Acerca de Universidad Científica y Tecnológica de Hong Kong

HKUST - A dynamic, international research university, in relentless pursuit of excellence, leading the advance of science and technology, and educating the new generation of front-runners for Asia and the world....

Acerca del programa especializado Inglés empresarial para personas no nativas

This Specialization will introduce non-native speakers of English to methods for developing English language and communication skills for the workplace, doing business, cross-cultural understanding, and business case study analysis. You'll apply these skills in the final Capstone Project by analysing a current business case study and providing recommendations to a target audience in both presentation and written formats....
Inglés empresarial para personas no nativas

Preguntas Frecuentes

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