English for Professional Success: Professional English series

  • AUTHORS: Hector Sanchez; Eric Tejeda; Norma Gonzalez; Arturo Frias; Isa Tirado; David Ramos
  • ISBN-13: 9781413030099 
  • 113 Pages  Paperback 
  • 1st Edition
  • ©2006     Published
  • Level(s): B1 | B2 | Intermediate
  • List Price = $ 25.95 | College Wholesale (Net) Price $19.25
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Overview

About The Product

The purpose of English for Professional Success is to empower students with the language and life skills they need to carry out their career goals. To this end it provides ample opportunities for students to build awareness and practice the language in real-life scenarios. Its integrated skills approach develops the student’s self-confidence to survive and succeed in professional and social encounters within an English-speaking global community. University students regardless of their major will immediately be motivated by the opportunity to prepare for the job market as they practice their English language skills in the following job-related scenarios. Professional development Continuing education, graduate school, distance learning, student employment, and performance evaluation Job hunting How to read want ads, deal with application forms, plan and write cover letters and resumes, develop interview skills and learn what employers look for in a candidate Relocating Apartment hunting, deciding whether or not to look for a roommate and how to do so, handling landlords, interpreting leases, dealing with household problems On the job skills Problem-solving, setting goals, creating action plans, decision-making, developing time-management skills, dealing with change within a company The language of work Learning the language of warehousing, placing orders, participating in meetings, giving formal presentations, practicing moderating skills

Features

  • An integrated four-skills approach breaks with the traditional practice of reading/vocabulary ESP instruction.
  • Two-page lessons provide a variety of work situations that will interest and motivate students specializing in any aspect of the field.
  • A grammar reference allows for review and self-study of the essential grammar required at the intermediate level.
  • An international English program with a variety of American, British, and non-native accents trains the listening skills required by today's global community.
  • A comprehensive Teacher's Resource Book provides teachers with photocopiable test materials, step-by-step teaching notes, answer keys, and photocopiable activities to extend reading, writing, communication, and grammar skills.

About the Contributor

AUTHORS
  • Hector Sanchez

    The author team (Hector Sanchez, Eric Tejeda, David Ramos, Isa Tirado, Norma Hernandez, and Arthur Frias) are the academic coordinators of the different programs offered by PROULEX, the University of Guadalajara Language Center. They are experienced in-house materials developers, testing materials writers, and syllabus designers. They all have close contact with the Comunidades Bilingues project, will be able to observe classes, interview instructors and pilot materials throughout the writing of the series.

  • Eric Tejeda

  • Norma Gonzalez

  • Arturo Frias

  • Isa Tirado

  • David Ramos

Components

Teacher Components

  • English for Professional Success: Teacher’s Resource Book  (ISBN-10: 1424000076 | ISBN-13: 9781424000074)
    The Teacher's Resource Book provides teachers with photocopiable test materials, step-by-step teaching notes, answer keys, and photocopiable activities to extend reading, writing, communication, and grammar skills.

Student Supplements

  • English for Professional Success: Audio CD  (ISBN-10: 1413020828 | ISBN-13: 9781413020823)
    Audio CD for English for Professional Success includes a variety of American, British, and non-native accents, developing the listening skills required by today's global community.
    List Price = 32.95  | CengageBrain Price = 32.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = 24.25

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English for Professional Success: Text/Audio CD Pkg.

  • ISBN-10: 1413020879 | ISBN-13: 9781413020878
  • List Price = $45.95  | CengageBrain Price = $45.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $34.75

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  • English for Professional Success: Audio CD

    List Price = $32.95  | CengageBrain Price = $32.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $24.25
  • English for Professional Success: Professional English series

    List Price = $25.95  | CengageBrain Price = $25.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $19.25