English for the Workplace

English for the workplace 

Why study this course?

  • Learn effective workplace communication skills such as participating in meetings, phone manner, email writing and customer communication
  • Internship* option provides you with real-life practice in the workplace
  • Strong focus on pronunciation will help you develop the ability to speak clearly
  • Interview practice and feedback will allow you to develop stronger interview skills
  • Our teachers will help you prepare an effective résumé in English
  • Opportunity to attend free careers workshops.

About this course

English for the workplace prepares you for employment in an English speaking environment. All aspects of job search, résumé writing and interview skills will be covered. You will also be challenged to develop your skills in writing emails, answering the phone, communicating with customers, participating in meetings, giving and responding to instructions and confidently holding everyday conversations. 

Your general level of English language proficiency will be developed as all macro skill areas, listening, speaking, reading, and writing are covered in the course. Additional emphasis is placed on speaking and listening with a particular focus on pronunciation, as intelligibility is a key factor for the internship component of the course

*Only available to students on an appropriate visa


 “Studying at ACU has been an amazing experience. The teachers are all kind and very good. Thanks to them I have improved a lot in a few months. Moreover the location is lovely, and perfect to meet new friends from all over the world.”

Meiguy Rodrigues, France