Vocational English

  

Educational programmes in business language and terminology

Business language classes are designed to help you stand out in the employment market. They will help you improve your business English and business communication skills. When you complete the Vocational English course, you will get a certification from the University of Greenwich. This will give you an advantage in business on an international level.

What is Greenwich certification?

i) Attendance certification is awarded to students of special English who successfully complete any of the 20 available programmes.
ii)Exam certification is awarded to students of special English who successfully complete any of the available special exams lasting 1 hour.

  • An innovative solution • Certificate recognized by the business world worldwide. • The certificates:
  • enhance professional development and contribute to the improvement of professional skills.
  • Contribute to professional development and ensure continuous employment through lifelong learning. 
  • Ensure that students and professionals are proficient in English to the extent required in their profession.
The exams
• There will be two exam periods each year.
• Each test lasts 60 minutes.
• The exam consists of 5 parts:

Part 1: Auditory comprehension              Part 4: Comprehension of written language
Part 2: Vocabulary / Terminology.           Part 5: Production of written speech
Part 3: Understanding language functions
• The examination focuses on specific concepts and functions, vocabulary and terminology, ways of communication, written comprehension, audio comprehension and written production, related to the specific field of study.
• The exam is specially designed to correspond to the English Specialty of vocational schools, colleges of technology, institutions and universities.
• The hourly examination will be available online at our certified examination center.

University of Greenwich Certificates in English give the student a distinct advantage in today's demanding global job market.
1 ACCOUNTING 13 ENVIROMENTAL ENGINEERING 25 MANAGEMENT LEVEL II
2 AGRICULTURE 14 FINANCE 26 MECHANICS
3 ART & DESIGN 15 FISHING & SEAFOOD INDUSTRY 27 MEDICAL
4 BANKING 16 FLIGHT ATTENDANT 28 NURSING
5 BEAUTY SALON 17 FOOD SERVICE INDUSTRIES 29 PHYSIOTHERAPY
6 BUSINESS ENGLISH 18 HOTELS & CATERING 30 POLICE
7 CALL CENTERS 19 INSURANCE 31 SALES & MARKETING
8 CONSTRUCTION I – BUILDINGS 20 IT 32 SECRETARIAL
9 COOKING 21 KINDERGARTEN TEACHER 33 SECURITY PERSONNEL
10 DENTISTRY 22 LAW 34 SOFTWARE ENGINEERING
11 ELECTRONICS 23 LOGISTICS 35 TOURISM
12 ENGINEERING 24 MANAGEMENT LEVEL Ι