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Career Express: Business English B2
Course Book with audio CDs
Career Express Level B2 Course Book
Career Express Business English B2 is the first part of a two-level multimedia course, for students on a Business English language course at university level. It offers a wealth of material and enables you to learn the communication skills you need to be successful in the globalized world of business.
Reading -The texts focus on the most interesting topics from the world of business. They provide the springboard for a discussion of contemporary business issues.
Listening -Realistic conversations, presentations and lectures expose you to a variety of native and non-native speaker accents and help you to develop core listening comprehension skills.
Business Skills -This section introduces you to the skills most needed in business, such as taking part in meetings, using diplomacy at work, describing charts and presenting products.
Discussion and Role-Play -These features give you the opportunity to pick up on issues raised in the reading and listening sections, and to practise functional language.
Company Case -These task-based case studies have been inspired by real business scenarios. They require you to work in teams, find strategic solutions to real-life problems and present them to the class.
Audio CDs -Complete recordings for all the listening activities in the Course Book.
Career Express Self Study Online -This website offers an abundance of additional material:
Electronic Workbook with interactive practice exercises to consolidate vocabulary, grammar, reading and skills
Self-assessment tests for each unit
Tailor-made videos with interactive exercises
The complete Course Book listening material as MP3 downloads
Unit 1: Applying for an internship
Unit 2: Work and p(l)ay
Unit 3: Customer service
Unit 4: Selling to the consumer
Unit 5: Globalization and international trade
Unit 6: Products and production
Unit 7: Marketing communications
Unit 8: Debts, savings and investments
Unit 9: Company structure
Unit 10: Accounting
Unit 11: Rapidly developing economies
Unit 12: Starting a business
Contains full colour photos, tables and illustrations