University of Pennsylvania Online Course on “English for Career Development”

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Opportunity Details

  • Degree Non Degree Program/Certificate
  • Language Requirement Not Required
  • Opportunity Type : Fully Funded

Opportunity Description

About this course:

This course is intended for non-native English speakers who are keen to develop their careers in the universal marketplace. Here, you will learn about the job search, application, and interview process in the United States, whilst comparing and contrasting the same process in your own country. Additionally, this career development course will also help you to explore your global career path while enhancing your vocabulary and enhancing your language skills to achieve your professional goals. Anyone may take this course for free.

Details of English for Career Development Course :

Course developer: University of Pennsylvania

Provider: Coursera

Topic: English for Career Development

Language of delivery: English

Learning mode: Self-paced

Length: Approx. 40 hours to complete

Start time: As per your own schedule

Learning objectives:

By the end of this course learners will be able to:

  • Understand the job search, application and interview process;
  • Develop a winning and professional-looking CV and write an effective and clear cover letter; and
  • Get better at interview skills.

Course content:

This course consists of four units as follows:

The first unit will introduce the U.S. job application process and propose strategies for identifying the jobs that comply with your interests and skills. Unit two will guide you through the steps required to prepare a professional-looking resume. In unit three, you will learn and work to develop a clear and concise cover letter. lastly, the final unit of the course emphasizes on networking and interview skills.

For more information and course syllabus, please see the Resource page in this course through the link below.

Skills you will acquire:

  • Communication
  • English Language
  • Career Development
  • Writing

Course benefits:

You will have these opportunities during this career development course:

  • Receiving a certificate upon completion
  • 100% online _ you can start instantly and learn at your own schedule
  • Flexible deadline
  • Course videos and readings
  • If you want to get a Coursera Verified Certificate for free, please fill out the Financial Aid form.

How to apply?

Interested learners can apply very easily for this course now just by enrolling below.

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