Functional English Communication Skills Programme

This course has been created to teach you to communicate effectively in English so that you can improve your chances of a better job at campus placements or interviews. You will improve your ability to write and speak in English. At the end of 6 weeks you will see a marked difference in your communication skills in social and professional interactions. You will be able to speak more confidently, and you will have skills that you can use for your résumé, interview, group discussions and presentations.

Course Highlights

  • The 6 week course is structured to give you the flexibility to study at a pace that best suits you. There is no fixed start date.
  • One-on-one mentoring throughout the course for Premium students.
  • Week 1- 4 will focus on English grammar without getting into unnecessary jargon. This will help you understand the basics of effective communication and also create an awareness of commonly made mistakes.
  • Week 5-6 will focus on employment with tips on résumé writing, preparation for interviews and tips on how to write business letters and emails.
  • Peer Interaction on discussion boards.
  • Students can pause the course twice during the six week period.
  • Relevant and appropriate resources on site.
  • Certification at the end of the course.

How Maatraa Works

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  • 6 Weeks
  • Functional English Communication Skills
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Since this is an English communication skills training programme, designed to improve your reading, writing, speaking and comprehension skills, the course is in English to help you get more familiar with the language in the way it should be used.
Maatraa’s Functional English Communication Skills programme looks after all aspects of communication – listening, speaking, reading and writing. Our assignments adequately cover all these skills.
You can access the course on your browser on your smartphone or tablet computer. To get the full experience of effective learning, we recommend using a desktop or a laptop.
You are given 2 chances to pause the course as per your convenience. We recommend you take full advantage of this and plan your activities instead of quitting the course completely. However, if you do drop out or quit before the last MCQ, you will not get your certificate and there will be no refunds as per refund policy.
All the Maatraa Lecture Videos and Maatraa Power Minutes Videos are hosted on YouTube. The videos are brief and focussed. You can watch them when you have a strong connection or Wi-Fi.
Yes, you can sign up again for the same course, at a discounted rate applicable at that time.

You can take a break twice during the course, for a maximum of 7 days, each time.

You will need to pause the course on your dashboard, and mention the number of days you want to take the break for. On nearing the end of the break, you will receive an email reminder to résumé the course.

You may extend the break again, either consecutively or after a gap.

However, if both breaks are used, a 3rd break will not be permitted.

We urge you to complete the course without any breaks to experience the marked difference in your communication levels.