General English
with Skills for
Career Success

Learn the English skills you need to succeed

General English with Skills for Career Success is our flagship course. This programme combines our General English tuition with a unique curriculum designed to develop your 21st Century Skills and prepare you for career success.

The course develops the confidence and skills you need to express yourself powerfully and is ideal if you wish to enter the workforce or advance your career at home or abroad.

Using materials from National Geographic Learning and a coursebook which has been specifically designed for BSC, students benefit from a course that combines the Skills for Career Success programme with our General English course.

The BSC General English course is the centre of our teaching. It is designed to improve your English communication skills in an interactive and engaging way.

Course facts

Start dates

Any Monday

Available in

Online, York, Manchester, Dublin, London, Brighton, Edinburgh, Oxford,

Course levels

Beginner to Advanced (A1-C1)


20 lessons of General English with Skills for Career Success (AM Only)

Course duration

Minimum 2 weeks

Minimum age

16 years

Lesson duration

50 minutes

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Learn English and Develop your Career Skills

Do you know the top 5 skills employers want?

  • Problem Solving
  • Communication
  • Teamwork
  • Adaptability
  • Interpersonal Skills

A global survey in 2019* found most graduates do not have these skills. You can get them on the General English with Skills for Career Success course.

Student Outcomes

"Learning English is so important for me. It's the first language in the world and I need it to develop in my career.

Coming to York to learn English was a fantastic choice for me. I've learned so much."

Mohammed, BSC York student, Qatar

Student Outcomes

"English allows me to build better relationships with my colleagues.

When I’m having meetings and when I’m developing new recipes English is essential to my work."

Davide from Italy became a Head Chef at the London Sheraton after studying with BSC London. Read Davide's Student Story.

Student Outcomes

"I absolutely recommend BSC Oxford. The teachers are kind, professional and motivating. The teaching is interesting and extremely effective. In addition, the school has all the facilities needed.

All these aspects played a role in making my time at BSC a valuable experience, which contributed to my education as a student and my growth as a person."

Dania, BSC Oxford student, Italy

Student Outcomes

"The teachers and other students on my first day made me feel so welcome. If you have any questions the teachers will help you, they are great.

I met a lot of people and we are a big family. I will have friends for all my life and I would like to visit them in their countries. This experience is so amazing."

Patricia, BSC Dublin 

Course outcomes

On completion of this course, using innovative, interesting material from our partners at National Geographic Learning and additional digital project work, you will:

  • Be better prepared to work effectively and confidently in a career setting at home or abroad.
  • Have developed and demonstrated, using English, the 21st Century Skills that are increasingly demanded by employers.
  • Have improved your teamwork, creative, presentation and critical thinking skills all while advancing your digital competency and English language ability.
  • Have created a digital record of your work with an ability to operate in English that can be shown with pride to family, friends and potential employers.
  • Have grown in confidence and feel prepared for the next step.
  • Formed new friendships with students from around the world in a collaborative and supportive environment.

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You can check prices for all courses online or contact us for a personalised quote.

Why choose Skills for Career Success with BSC?

We've developed our Skills for Career Success programmes to equip students with the knowledge they need for an international career.

You'll learn how to improve your English for presentations, problem-solving, effective workplace communication and all the 21st Century Skills you need to succeed.. Your international career is waiting for you!