Coventry University program

English Business Communication and Report Writing Skills

Explore the structure and language of business reports and how academic sources can be used to support your arguments.

This program is part of the BA International Business (Top Up) degree offered by Coventry University

Improve your communication and study skills

This program aims to help you build up your English language awareness and skills so that, upon successful completion, you can communicate successfully within an academic setting.

You’ll have the opportunity to develop your reading, writing, speaking and listening skills to support the study of business courses at university. There will also be opportunities for you to expand your knowledge of business vocabulary.


5 courses

Delivered by expert academics

Coventry secured a gold rating in the UK Government’s 2017 Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) and is the University of the Year for Student Experience 2019 in The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019.

Please note that the individuals detailed in the ‘Who will you learn with?’ section below, are current staff members and may be subject to change.

  • Coventry University

Who will you learn with?

James is module leader for English Business Communication and Report Writing Skills. He is also involved in other English language modules across the university.

Learning outcomes

Upon successful completion, you should be able to:

  • Demonstrate the ability to find and use suitable academic sources, and to reference them appropriately
  • Write and present a business report for a business-oriented audience
  • Identify and evaluate key points from business texts and be able to express these in a report
  • Acquire an appropriate range of English vocabulary and grammar suitable for academic and business purposes

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