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About

EdX is an online learning platform trusted by over 12 million users offering the English for Business Networking course in collaboration with University of Washington - UWashingtonX. Learn the basics of networking while you grow your social network and professional connections

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Overview

Networking in the business world is key to career success. Research shows that many jobs are never officially advertised. Many companies rely on word-of-mouth advertising to hire employees, so connections with people are important!

It’s also clear that English is an important language in the global job hunt.

But what exactly is networking? And how do you do it in English? This English for Business Networking course offered by EdX in partnership with University of Washington - UWashingtonX helps you understand the basics of networking and why it’s important. You’ll identify the key qualities that you personally want to focus on developing.

Most importantly, you’ll grow and expand your business network and professional connections. Gain confidence in your speaking while introducing yourself in English. You’ll also learn about business culture in North America and around the globe while you improve your English language skills for increased success in networking and job hunting.

What you'll learn

  • Identify your goal for networking
  • Define your network and make decisions on how to grow it
  • Identify your unique skills and qualities
  • Make effective introductions for yourself and others
  • Use LinkedIn and business cards to make and maintain connections with your network
  • Use culturally appropriate greetings and customs

Programme Structure

Syllabus
  • What is Networking?
  • Who is in Your Network?
  • Introductions
  • Making Contact

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 42 days
    • 3 hrs/week

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.

Language

English

Delivered

Online
  • Self-paced

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Level: Introductory
  • Prerequisites: Intermediate level of English language proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    Free
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    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR for the full programme during 42 days.
  • National

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR for the full programme during 42 days.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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English for Business Networking
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edX - online learning platform

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