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Sean McMinn
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English for Business Literacy from The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. This course aims to improve your Business English language skills by developing your vocabulary and reading skills and your understanding of tone, style and knowledge of communication methods. We'll also cover how these language skills can enhance audience analysis, business case analysis and basic business communication strategies. Skills learned in this cours...
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Want to improve your writing?

Our business writing course on edX begins 02 June 2015 09:00 (GMT+8)! There's still plenty of time to register:

https://www.edx.org/course/english-doing-business-asia-writing-hkustx-eba102x

#edX   #MOOC   #learnEnglish   #ESL   #English   #business  
Introducing strategies for developing your written English communication skills in the context of doing business in Asia.
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Our free online English course @edX starts Wednesday. Still time to register: http://bit.ly/1tSoLO2   #MOOCs   #English   #learnenglishonline   #learnEnglish   #ESL   #EFL   #edX   #businesscommunication  
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We're just one month away! Getting excited. Here are more shots from production.

English for Doing Business in Asia - Speaking

If you haven't registered, you can do so here: https://www.edx.org/course/hkustx/hkustx-eba101x-english-doing-business-1840#.U_q5G7y1YvI


#ESL   #English   #MOOC   #edx   #learnenglish  
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English for Effective Business Writing from The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. This course aims to improve your Business English writing skills by developing your use of vocabulary, grammar, understanding of different business writing genres, and your ability to write professional business documents. Skills learned in this course will be used in the cross-cultural communications course and help prepare you to produce the profess...
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We just launched out Coursera: Business English for Non-Native Speakers Specialization today!

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Just released our promo for our new edX course: English for Doing Business in Asia - Writing. 

Registration now open.
 It's free!
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Thousands of participants have joined our MOOC. I since met people from Cambodia, Colombia, Yemen, Ukraine, Mongolia, China, and Spain -- just to name a few. 

What a great way to learn English and cross-cultural understanding. Very excited!

There is still time to register. Lessons begin this Wednesday. It's free.

#leaernenglish   #ESL   #English   #MOOC   #edx   #asia   #China   #EFL   #university  
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Promo video for edX English for Doing Business in Asia - Speaking course
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Want to learn English as a Second Language? Check out this MOOC:
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  • Lancaster University
    PhD e-Research and TEL, 2013 - present
  • University of British Columbia
    Master of Educational Technology, 2010
  • Carleton University
    MA - English Literature, 2002
  • Carleton University
    BA - English Literature, 2001
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