English for Professional Communication

Hosting Higher Education Institution:
Atlantic Language Galway
Institution website:
Monday, 9 October, 2023 to Friday, 13 October, 2023
Registration fee:
€455 Tuition Only/ €495 Tuition + Activities
Fee reductions/waivers:
Eligible for Erasmus+ funding. Please contact the Erasmus+ or International Coordinator in your institution for information about grant application.
Maximum number of participants:
Deadline for applying:
Friday, 6 October, 2023
Accommodation provided
Contact person details:
Please contact school director, Mr. John Daly, with any queries: john.daly@atlantic.ac

English for Professional Communication is a demanding communicative course focusing on equipping Higher Education professionals to more confidently present, network and liaise with external stakeholders in internationalised settings where English is the language of communication. The course is tailored for activities typical in Higher Education institutions and a dissemination activity is inbuilt to allow participants to share their knowledge and skills acquired on the course with colleagues. Our specialist team of trainers employ a collaborative approach to course delivery, utilising pre-arrival questionnaires and needs analyses to adapt the course to best suit participants.

Who is it for?

Leading professionals in Higher Education whose work requires a high level of English language skills for effective communication within the international community.

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Course Content

• Communicating in the Modern World

• Interpersonal Skills

• Networking and Presenting

• Interviews and Mediation

• Communication Skills for External Stakeholders

• Guest Speakers from Enterprise and Higher Education

• Heritage Tours and Job Shadowing


Minimum English Level

B2 on the CEFR


Delivery: in person at our Galway school. One to one Online courses also available.

Social Programme:

Participants have the opportunity to book an activity package including a guided historical walking tour of Galway and a half-day excursion to a local area of scenic or historical interest such as Connemara or the Cliffs of Moher.

Accommodation Options: participants can book their own accommodation or apply for Atlantic accommodation – student apartments or host family. Accommodation prices available on request.

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