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EdX is an online learning platform trusted by over 12 million users offering the C Programming - Getting Started Certificate in collaboration with University of Washington - UWashingtonX. Learn the basics of networking while you grow your social network and professional connections. Practice speaking to improve your English language skills for increased success in job hunting.

About

The C Programming - Getting Started Certificate from EdX is offered in partnership with University of Washington - UWashingtonX.

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 course 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.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 28 days
    • Part-time variant
      Flexible
    • Duration description

      3 to 5 hours per week

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

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 

English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

Intermediate level of English language proficiency

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    99 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 99 USD for the full programme and a duration of 28 days.
  • National Applies to you

    99 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 99 USD for the full programme and a duration of 28 days.
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Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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