Business English

In OSK, English has a vital preference. Variety of courses in English according to the Common European Framework Reference for languages (CEFR), IELTS and TOEFL preparation courses are offered.

The six levels within the CEFR are A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 and C2. Currently OSK only offers classes in B1 and B2 levels. Classes in Business English mostly aim to enhance the use of English in professional settings. The main focus of the class is on phrases and vocabularies related to the field of global business environment as well as on grammar. Some of the covered topics in the classes are Negotiating Skills, Phone Conversation Skills, Advertising, Presentation, People Skills and etc.

B1 | Intermediate

At this level of knowledge, the learner can:

Talk about work, school, leisure, etc.

Cope with most of the situations in the language area

Speak simply and coherently about familiar topics and personal interests

Report on experiences and events, describe dreams, and give short explanations

B2 | Upper Intermediate

At this level of knowledge, the learner can:

Understand the main content of complex texts on concrete and abstract topics

Understand specialist discussions in their own field

Speak spontaneously and fluently with native speakers without great effort on both sides

Express themselves clearly and in detail on a wide range of topics

Explain a point of view on a current question

Indicate the advantages and disadvantages of different possibilities

For independent language use according to the common European reference frame, the focal points will be: Creative writing, reading comprehension, grammar, reading exercises, and talking exercises.