In addition to the general language and academic skills taught in the English for Academic Preparation Course, the English for Business Studies course prepares students for the specific challenges of studying Business or Public Administration in an English speaking country.   Many business programs include task based and group learning environments, so international student must be prepared to communicate well in order to benefit from these learning methods. Studying at IELI also gives Business students the opportunity to communicate in English with teachers and students from many countries which prepares them well to be part of the global business community.


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Pathway to university programs or general preparation for careers in international business

Current events, documentary films, academic lectures, textbooks and academic articles with an emphasis on business, international trade and technology

Summary, essay and report writing, listening and note-taking, formal presentation skills, discussion skills, reading comprehension skills, application of knowledge to case studies, library research skills

Test Practice