ISE offer Business English classes, leading to Cambridge Business English Certificate (BEC), the internationally recognised qualification that shows employers your skills for using English in the workplace. There are three different levels of BEC exam: BEC Preliminary, BEC Vantage and BEC Higher.
Classes are 6 hours per week, on Monday and Wednesday evenings. Please see our timetable.
BEC is an ideal English language exam for anyone who has a professional job or is preparing for a career in business.
Students of Business English at ISE are typically post-graduates looking for a globally recognised qualification that demonstrates a recognised level of professional English. If you already have a degree and want to add the Cambridge Business English certificate to your CV, the BEC qualification is an excellent and accessable option.
In a maximum class size of 10 students, Business English teaches both written and spoken Business skills. It includes a comprehensive range of business documentation and situational language. Students practice and develop interview and face to face skills, taking examples from real life business scenarios together with useful business language for meetings, sales, presentations, negotiations and deals.
Students cover topics including; Travel & Tourism, Marketing, Operations, Finance, Human Resources, Hotel & Catering, Corporate Strategy and Innovation.
In the build up to the exam, class focus shifts more onto exam techniques with past exam papers practised under exam conditions and a review of modules covered in the syllabus.
The course can be joined at anytime, as classes run continuously with a suggested study period of 12 weeks sufficient to prepare for an exam. Students should have an existing English level of IELTS 4.0 before joining the Business English course. Please contact the school if you are interested in joining Business English.