Business English: Meetings
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assignment Level : Intermediate
label English
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language Subtitles : Russian, Arabic
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This course will teach you vocabulary and skills related to participating in meetings. You will learn terms and phrases used both in email and in speaking to arrange, participate in, and conclude meetings. The goals of this course are to enable you to participate effectively in on-site meetings and teleconferences and to prepare you to write a proposal as an outcome of a meeting. Course Learning Objectives • Arrange a meeting though email and by telephone • List expectations and protocols related to on-site meetings and teleconferences • State phone numbers, dates, currencies and sales figures accurately • Write a proposal with appropriate organization and vocabulary

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Syllabus

  • Week 1 - Introduction to Meetings
    In this first week, you’ll learn about different types of meetings and what makes a successful meeting.
  • Week 2 - The Language of Meetings
    In week two, you’ll learn about participating in and running meetings in The Language of Meetings.
  • Week 3 - Reporting In Meetings
    In the third week you’ll learn how to give a report in a meeting and what to do at the end of the meeting to summarize what has been decided.
  • Week 4 - Writing A Proposal
    In the final week, you’ll look at how to write a proposal based on the decision of a meeting.
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Richard Moore
Extension Lecturer, International & English Language Programs
UW Educational Outreach

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University of Washington

Founded in 1861, the University of Washington is one of the oldest state-supported institutions of higher education on the West Coast and is one of the preeminent research universities in the world.

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The course is very good. It has answered many questions which I've had for a long time, but there was nowhere to find answers, and here I found them. I'd like to thank the instructors and everybody who was involved in creating this course for such a great job they've done. Thank you.

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on the September 13, 2017
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The course is very good. It has answered many questions which I've had for a long time, but there was nowhere to find answers, and here I found them. I'd like to thank the instructors and everybody who was involved in creating this course for such a great job they've done. Thank you.

on the July 6, 2017
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My name is Jose Antonio from Brazil. I am looking for a new Data Scientist career (https://www.linkedin.com/in/joseantonio11)I did this course to complete my CV in English to the area of Data Science. 
 The course was excellent and the classes well taught by teachers.Congratulations to Coursera team and Instructors.Regards.Jose Antonio.

on the June 9, 2017
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Thorough and to-the-point, this course has helped me enormously! Thanks to the teachers for clear and well-structured lessons, and to colleagues for their review and support.

on the January 26, 2017
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It is an excelllent course. Helps me a lot. The quality of the information it is great and it has a very good objetives to reach in every week. Thanks so much for this kind of course.