University of Pennsylvania Free Online Course on “English for Business and Entrepreneurship”

  • Online

Opportunity Details

  • Opportunity ID 16238
  • Degree Non Degree Program/Certificate
  • Language Requirement Not Required
  • Fields of study Marketing
  • Opportunity Type : Fully Funded

Opportunity Description

This Business and Entrepreneurship –related course is designed for non-native English speakers who are keen to learn more about the global business economy. In this course, you will learn about topics and language required to succeed in the international workplace in terms of business communication. You will uncover business English through authentic readings and video lectures, while learning about business vocabulary, concepts, and issues.

Quick details:

Course offered by: Coursera_ University of Pennsylvania

Topic: English for Business & Entrepreneurship

Language of delivery: English

Level: Beginner

Learning mode: Self-paced

Length: approx. 30 hours to complete

Start time: As per your own schedule

Learning objectives:

By the end of this course learners will:

  • ·         Understand the concept and features entrepreneurship
  • ·         Know basics of market research and identification of opportunities in business
  • ·         Learn about business plan, why it is important and how to create a BP

Course content:

This course is composed of 4 units. Unit 1 will give you an introduction to entrepreneurship by scrutinizing ideas, products, and opportunities. In unit 2, you will learn about the fundamentals of market research, including how to distinguish an opportunity. Following that, the course will focus on business plans, the importance of these plans, and will give you a chance to practice creating a business plan. In the last unit of the course, you will have the fundamentals for funding a business and it will help you formulate a persuasive presentation, or pitch, based on a business plan.

For more information and course syllabus, please see the Resource page in this course.

Skills you will acquire:

·         Business Plan

  • Market Research
  • English Language Skills
  • Entrepreneurship

Course benefits:

You will have these opportunities during this course:

  • Receiving a certificate upon completion
  • 100% online _ you can start instantly and learn at your own schedule
  • Flexible deadline
  • Course videos and readings

How to apply?

Interested learners can apply very easily for this course and get the course started now just by enrolling below.

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