Business English Writing Skills

Minimum entry level: Elementary

Course description

Our Business English Writing Skills course will help you improve and develop your accuracy and effectiveness when writing emails, reports, presentations and other documents in English.
This is a practical course where using a stimulating interactive approach, you will look closely at the different types of modern-day business correspondence.


Course outcomes

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

– Write business emails
– Write an executive summary
– Adapt content to purpose, context and audience
– Use appropriate style and tone of writing for business purposes
– Write clear concise reports and proposals
– Be able to give presentations using effective bullet points and headlining
– Know how to be ‘punchy’ and persuasive with language


Sample syllabus

– Formal and informal emails. Writing and replying to enquiries
– Requesting action. Talking about deadlines. Common verb-noun phrases
– Exchanging information: informing and replying. Colloquial phrases and contractions
– Making and confirming arrangements. Prepositions of time. Apologising
– Polite and diplomatic English