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Socializing and Networking for Professional Success

Socializing and Networking for Professional Success focuses on the use of English for socializing with colleagues and business contacts in a multi-cultural workplace setting, which is becoming more prevalent. Content includes: introducing yourself and others, engaging in conversations, enhancing cross-cultural communication, extending and accepting invitation and hospitality, and networking by talking about topics like food.


After completing the course, you are expected to:
  • identify the purpose and functions of different types of social conversation in a professional context;
  • initiate, maintain and end social conversations in a workplace context;
  • use a range of grammatical structures and vocabulary to select appropriate topics, speech styles and levels of formality in conversations in a multi-cultural workplace;
  • demonstrate sensitivity in cultural differences issues.

  • Code(s) BSW-001
    Date(s) 11 – 14 Jun 2019
    Time 2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
    Venue(s) TBC
    Facilitator(s) Ms Anna PS YU
    Duration 12 hours
    Maximum Number of Participants 18
    Deposit $500 (70% refundable)
    Registration Dates 17 May 2019 - 21 May 2019
    Enquiry If you have any questions, please contact us at:
    Telephone:(852) 2358-7851
    Office: Room 3018 (Lifts 2 & 3)

    Online Registration Current Available Course


    Priority is given to students in UGC-funded programs.

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