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Shape your future by improving your English skills in order to gain that promotion chance or secure that new job. Whatever your field of work, the HKU SPACE Business English programmes help you finetune your skills, widen your business network and heighten your performance in the workplace. 

The Programme aims to help students become more accurate and fluent when communicating in English in the workplace.  Its goal is to equip students with essential business grammar and vocabulary so that they are confident when communicating with native and non-native speakers of English in their workplace.
 
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Start 11 MAR 2020 (WED)
Duration 9 months
Fee HK$6,600
This Business Grammar short course is designed for students who need to brush up their grammar skills and understanding of grammatical rules. Students develop their ability to identify and correct grammar errors with teacher feedback and consistent grammar review.
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Start 03 APR 2020 (FRI)
Duration 6 weeks
Fee HK$2,000
Business Email Writing develops your skills at a higher level than English at Work - Email Writing; it builds on and enhances the skills learned there. 

This follow-on 18-hour short course focuses on the strategies and language for producing effective emails for the workplace. In addition to practice on correct grammar, sentence structure, appropriate style and editing, lessons are centred on a variety of business email writing contexts such as marketing, human resources or publicity.  
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Start To be advised
Duration 6 weeks
Fee HK$2,000
This 30-hour course helps business people who need to speak English for their work.  The course is different from traditional spoken English language courses.  Students will be asked to perform speaking tasks in English without preliminary controlled practice activities.  In this way, the communicative needs of the individual students determine the content of the course.
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Start To be advised
Duration 10 weeks
Fee HK$3,000
This 60-hour course is designed to address the language needs of executives/ professionals engaging in sales, advertising, marketing and their related fields.  It aims to equip learners with the level of English competence and communication effectiveness demanded in their workplace. 

The course helps students master English skills, both spoken and written. Particular emphasis is given to developing marketing language such as interpreting data from a variety of business sources, participating in effective discussions, negotiations and meetings, and writing concise sales correspondence, marketing plan and other promotion materials.
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Start To be advised
Duration 20 weeks
Fee HK$4,300
This practical 18-hour English course equips learners with the confidence and language skills needed to write effective emails in both formal and informal situations.
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Start To be advised
Duration 6 weeks
Fee HK$2,000

This course focuses on Impromptu Talk and Discussion.  It aims to develop oral communications skills that enable you to speak clearly and present ideas coherently.  

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Start To be advised
Duration 6 weeks
Fee HK$2,000
This course shows you how to build positive connections with your customers and clients that result in positive outcomes. Whatever function you work in (Sales, Customer Services or any other customer-facing role in a business, and whether face-to-face or over the phone – you need to ensure genuine communication which promotes trust and engagement.
 
This course will increase your ability to:
  • Genuinely connect with customer needs
  • Authentically communicate with your customers  with your priorities in mind to attain your objectives
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Start To be advised
Duration 6 weeks
Fee HK$2,000
This 18-hour course teaches you how to communicate skillfully and tactfully at meetings while relating to the attendees, the participants or the group. You learn skills about matching content, and delivery to the attendees the purpose, in a clear and engaging manner.

This course will increase your ability to:

  • Convey clearly-defined purposes
  • Heighten the value of meetings and attendees’ contribution
  • Gain the maximum output from meetings / discussions
  • Manage the participants, attendees or audience
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Start To be advised
Duration 6 weeks
Fee HK$2,000
This cutting edge seminar series is designed to upgrade participants’ English Digital Media writing.
The series presents the necessary tools, tips, and techniques as demanded by business people in the exciting new world of digital media writing. The series is designed to:
  • Improve participants’ writing in digital media;
  • Help them learn the latest tools and best applications for different media to meet their marketing or PR needs;
  • Provide them with useful and handy applications that they can use right away; and
  • Enhance their skills and boost their career.
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Start To be advised
Duration 2 days
Fee HK$1,200

 

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