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About

EdX is an online learning platform trusted by over 12 million users offering the Conducting an Informational Interview Certificate in collaboration with University of Washington - UWashingtonX. Put all the skills that you have learned into practice. You’ll introduce yourself, write effective email, highlight your best qualities, and conduct an informational interview with a person of your choice.

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Overview

The Conducting an Informational Interview  Certificate from EdX is offered in partnership with University of Washington - UWashingtonX.

The programme

In this final course of the English for Business Networking Professional Certificate program, you’ll put your knowledge into practice by preparing for and conducting an informational interview. 

First off, you’ll clarify your goals and set up a practice informational interview. You’ll practice talking on the phone to make arrangements to meet.  Then, you’ll set up a second informational interview. You’ll learn how to research a person and write questions to learn more about them or their career. You’ll also learn the parts of an interview.  

Finally, you’ll learn the key steps for following up with a person after your interview. You’ll successfully complete a whole cycle of networking activities.

Programme Structure

What you'll learn

  • Research a person you would like to interview using LinkedIn and other tools. 
  • Prepare for and conduct an informational interview with someone you already know, and follow up with a thank-you note. 
  • Prepare for and conduct an informational interview with a new contact 
  • Follow up with a thank-you note. 
  • Share your lessons learned about informational interviews and networking 

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 56 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
  • Intermediate level of English language proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR for the full programme during 56 days.
  • National

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR for the full programme during 56 days.

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Funding

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