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Professional English and Personal Branding, Certificate

  • Application Deadline
  • 14 days
    Duration
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As part of the World City Network, the Amsterdam Metropolitan area is home to many global players in various industries. International corporations and internationally networked professionals use Amsterdam as a hub from which they supply the international market.

About

  • If your aim is to one day work in a professional, international environment then this is the course for you. It will help you discover and develop your talents and provide the tools you need to sell your personal brand across the world. 
  • The course further aims to provide you with an English level that will enable you to work successfully in a professional, international setting. Intercultural awareness is also a major focus point during the course.
  •  An international group of participants will be your playground and you will work on assignments that will give you insight into your own unique selling points as well as bring you into contact with professionals and organisations in the Amsterdam area.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:
    • Deadline for application without a guarantee on housing: 1 June 2019
  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 14 days
  • Credits
    4 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

  • You will improve your English to the level needed to communicate successfully in an international working environment. You will acquire job-hunting skills and learn how to brand yourself successfully. You will also increase your level of intercultural awareness. You will network with your fellow students, businesses, and professionals in the Amsterdam area.
  • In short: you will acquire the necessary skills for branding yourself on the international job market.
  • The course will be concluded with 2 exams: a written test to assess the level of your English and a professional portfolio.

Learning activities: 

  • Reading activities;
  • In-class discussion;
  • Guest lectures;
  • Role plays;
  • Writing activities;
  • Case studies;
  • Project related research;
  • Presentations;
  • Self-study.

Audience

You are a student in a bachelor's or master's degree programme, or are a professional already working. You are prepared to join an internationally diverse class. You have a good command of the English language at upper intermediate level – B2 in the Common European Framework of Reference.

Lecturers

  • Victoria van den Doel 
  • Nerko Hadziarapovic

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • Undergraduate level with a good command of the English language at upper intermediate level   – B2 in the Common European Framework of Reference
  • Suited for undergraduate students, graduate students, and professionals.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    995 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 995 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 14 days.
  • National

    995 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 995 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 14 days.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

€ 50.00 - Early bird discount (apply before 15 April

Living costs for Amsterdam

  • 1000 - 1500 EUR/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

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