A short self-study or classroom course (40-60 hours) for engineers who need to use English in the workplace. Cambridge English for Engineering develops the communication skills and specialist English language knowledge of engineering professionals, enabling them to communicate more confidently and effectively with colleagues and customers. The ten standalone units cover topics common to all kinds of engineering - including civil, electrical and mechanical - such as procedures and precautions; monitoring and control; and engineering design. Authentic activities - from describing technical problems and suggesting solutions to working with drawings - make the course relevant and motivating. The course requires no specialist knowledge on the part of the teacher and comprehensive teacher's notes are available online. It is also ideal for self-study. Cambridge English for ... is a new series of short courses for different areas of English for Specific Purposes. Written for professionals by professionals they combine the best in ELT methodology with real professional practice. Other titles in the series include Job-hunting, the Media and Nursing.
Cambridge English For Engineering Is For Intermediate To Upper-Intermediate Level (B1 - B2) Learners Of English Who Need To Use English In An Engineering Environment. The Course Is Particularly Suitable For Civil, Mechanical And Electrical Engineers And Can Be Used In The Classroom Or For Self-Study. Cambridge English For Engineering Is Designed To Improve The Communication Skills And Specialist Language Knowledge Of Engineers, Enabling Them To Communicate More Confidently And Effectively. With An Emphasis On Listening And Speaking, The Ten Standalone Units Cover Topics Common To All Fields Of Engineering Such As Monitoring And Control; Procedures And Precautions; And Engineering Design. Authentic Activities Based On Everyday Engineering Situations - From Describing Technical Problems And Solutions To Working With Drawings - Make The Course Relevant And Motivating. In Addition, A Set Of Case Studies Available Online Provide Problem-Solving In Authentic Engineering Scenarios. The Online Teacher'S Book Has Extensive Background Information For The Non-Specialist Teacher, Useful Web Links And Extra Printable Activities. The Course Comprises: Student'S Book With 2 Audio Cds Engineering Case Studies Online Teacher'S Book Online
Summary: "Cambridge English for Human Resources covers a wide range of topics of concern to human resources and personnel development, from understanding the essentials of resourcing and outsourcing through to strategic HR. The ten standalone units allowlearners to focus on the areas of HR and Personnel Development most important to them. As well as teaching the specialist vocabulary and theory of HR, the course also develops job-specific skills such as coaching, designing and implementing appraisal systems, managing conflict and others."--Cambridge website, viewed 1st Sept, 2011.
Prepare! is a lively general English course with comprehensive Cambridge English for Schools exam preparation integrated throughout. This flexible course brings together all the tools and technology you expect to get the results you need. Prepare! is the only schools course jointly produced with and endorsed by Cambridge English Language Assessment. Its unique approach is driven by cutting edge language research from the English Vocabulary Profile and the Cambridge Learner Corpus. Whether teaching general English or focusing on exams, Prepare! leaves you and your students genuinely ready for what comes next: real Cambridge English exams, or real life.
Author: Melvyn Butcher
Publisher: Select Knowledge Limited
This title is specifically designed to reinforce the module of the same name in the Cambridge International Diploma in Business. It includes additional activities on the one hand and, on the other, advice on how you should approach and prepare for the final task, to create a business plan.
Cambridge English for Scientists is a short course (40-60 hours) for student and professional scientists.
Authored by a qualified engineer with professional experience in both engineering and English language teaching, the book covers essential technical English vocabulary in context. Over 1000 words and phrases are presented to help engineers or engineering students better communicate in English on the job, using a format designed to make self-study more intuitive-- words and expressions are explained on the left-hand pages, and practice activiities are on the right hand pages. Suitable for Upper Intermediate level learners of English (CEF B1-B2).
Read This! is a four-book reading series designed for adult and young adult ESL students at the high beginning to intermediate levels. The series helps students develop reading fluency by having them read and interact with high interest, content-rich texts containing fascinating information written in an accessible narrative style. It is a stepping stone for students who are on track to read in English at higher levels for academic purposes. The readings and approach are also appropriate for students who are not on an academic track, but want to improve their reading ability in English and overall language proficiency. The readings tie in with academic subject areas and the accompanying pedagogic tasks aid reading comprehension skills, critical thinking skills, and the development of both content-specific and general academic vocabulary knowledge. Each Student's Book is supported by a Teacher's Manual with unit tests and a student Web site with fun WebQuests.
The course aims to encourage the development of English and technical skills in the Electrical and Mechanical Engineering fields.
Cambridge English Empower is more than just a course book - it's a complete solution for effective learning and teaching! This new general English course for adult and young adult learners combines course content from Cambridge University Press with validated assessment from the experts at Cambridge English Language Assessment. Empower's unique mix of engaging classroom materials and reliable assessment, with personalised online practice, enables learners to make consistent and measurable progress.
Widely acclaimed by teachers and learners throughout the world, The Cambridge English Course has set new standards in course design. In three levels, from complete beginner to intermediate, it offers: - a thorough and complete course in around 100 hours per level - the original multi-syllabus course structure¼ex high levels of achievement - original, stimulating and varied topics - wide variety of exercise types¼ex exposure to authentic English right from the start - detailed, explicit guidance and support for the teacher - balanced coverage of all language skills Each level consists of a Student's Book, Practice Book (with or without key), Teacher's Book, Test Book, Class Cassette Set and Student's Cassette. Split editions of each of the Student's Books in three parts are available for added flexibility.
Aims to help develop the specialist English language knowledge and communication skills for job-seeking, including job interviews, and successful techniques for dealing with difficult questions. Practice exercises, audioscripts, answer key, and common interview questions are provided. For self-study and developing listening, speaking, reading, writing and vocabulary skills.