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The Business English Specialization offered by Coursera in partnership with Arizona State University serves as an introduction to Business English, where you will learn to communicate about topics such as management, finance and marketing.

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At the Business English Specialization offered by Coursera in partnership with Arizona State University, you will also write proposals, executive summaries, and marketing materials. You will also learn the necessary language structures to run a meeting, achieve sales, and negotiate other business transactions. In the Capstone Project, you will apply these skills to communicate and launch a new product in English, making sure that business executives have a variety of linguistic tools with practical applications in business scenarios in a variety of functional areas.

Applied Learning Project

A common necessity among business professionals who are new to an international work environment is the ability to create a plan of action to launch a new product. In this task, one has to communicate with many different departments within a company including finance and marketing. In this capstone project, you will create a plan of action to launch a new product. This plan will include: 

  • A project status report 
  • A copy of the marketing campaign 
  • A basic budget analysis for the project 
  • A short presentation for upper management with details on the project’s status 

This project will give you the opportunity to apply your English skills learned in the courses to develop a useful document for your current job or a document that you could use as an example to demonstrate your new abilities and skills.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Business English: Management and Leadership
  • Business English: Finance and Economics
  • Business English: Marketing and Sales
  • Business English: Final Project

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 6 months
    • 5 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 academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

Intermediate Level

  • Some related experience required.

Tuition Fee

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