Business Short Term English Program

University of Washington

Come practice your English and learn about American business! In the Business Short Term English Program (STEP) at the University of Washington, you'll study important business skills and have opportunities to interact with local businesses as well as do research on your own areas of interest. Business STEP focuses on real-life language activities. In class, you'll improve your vocabulary and conversational skills by having discussions with classmates and instructors about different topics of interest. You will work on your business language skills through a variety of assignments and projects. For example, you will be assigned to interview business people at various Seattle-area companies. You'll improve your listening skills by studying and discussing the language and content of entrepreneurship documentaries. You'll also have a chance to interact with American business people as you develop a final group research project presentation on a topic related to business development. Enroll in this program and you will: - Improve your business-related conversation and presentation skills as well as your listening skills - Practice your business skills in real-life situations - Learn American-style business practices and cultural expectations for international business - Interact with other students and professionals like you from all over the world* *Recent STEP sessions have included students from Japan, Taiwan, Korea, Saudi Arabia, China, Brazil, France, Russia, Thailand, Denmark, Colombia, and Italy.

Details:

Location Seattle, WA, USA
Period 6 Feb 2019 - 27 Feb 2019
Level Bachelor / Undergraduate
Credits None
Program fee 1,575 USD
Accommodation fee 1,025 USD
Fee extra info:
Housing costs are estimated. There is an application fee of $45.
Application deadline 6 February 2019
Entry requirements:
- Are at least 18 years old by the time the program begins or are 17 years old and have graduated high school
- Have a minimum TOEFL iBT score of 65, IELTS score of 5.5, or TOEIC score of 650

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