The subject area is the use of English in international communication in a real world context. This means training the ability to understand and manage the use of language with a range of both native and non-native speakers.

The course provides exposure to English as it is used by both native speakers (primarily through the course book) and none-native speakers from a variety of nationalities, mainly through the CDs and internet links provided.

After successfully completing the course the students should have acquired the ability to use English in a way that allows effective real world application in commercial contexts.