Preparing to Network in English, Certificate | Part time online | edX - online learning platform | United States
2 months
189 USD/full
189 USD/full
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EdX is an online learning platform trusted by over 12 million users offering the Preparing to Network in English 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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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 Preparing to Network in English 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.

The programme Preparing to Network in English  is part of the Professional Certificate in English for Business Networking.

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

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

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 2 months
    • 3 hrs/week

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.




  • Self-paced

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Intermediate level of English language proficiency

Tuition Fee

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