Advanced course in English for the World of Work: Focus on professional speaking and writing skills


This course aims to develop and improve English skills in both speaking and writing, training professionals to express themselves clearly and effectively in a foreign language, as required in specific professional contexts. In particular, the course will cover: actively participating in work meetings, including videoconferencing; intervening at conferences and webinars; preparing for and delivering oral presentations in the professional field; and writing work reports.
During the course, there will be a focus on: (a) checking grammatical, lexical and phraseological structures that are pertinent to the workplace; (b) practicing a variety of written and oral registers to train participants to express themselves clearly and effectively in different situations; (c) negotiating in English in the context of professional relationships with colleagues in the industry.

Course details

Degree type
Advanced postgraduate course
0 years
Degree class
CP - Advanced courses (university)
Supervisory body
Comitato Scientifico del Corso di Perfezionamento e aggiornamento professionale in English for the world of work: focus on professional speaking and writing skills
Teaching and course administration
Operational unit Short Master Courses, Advanced Courses and Professional Development Courses Unit
Main Department
Foreign Languages and Literatures
Macro area
Subject area
Foreign Languages and Literatures