English for the Public Sector



This course is designed for Public Servants who want to improve their English communication and comprehension in local government.  Focusing on career-specific vocabulary and contexts, each unit immerses students in four key language components: reading, listening, speaking and writing.

This course consists of 13 units which cover a broad range of topics and issues. It also  includes a test of reading comprehension, vocabulary and listening skills.

Course units:

  1. Public Administration
  2. Civil Service
  3. Constitution
  4. Democracy as a Form of Government
  5. Levels of Government
  6. Local Government
  7. Forms of Government
  8. Contemporary Division of Government
  9. State Structure
  10. Electoral System
  11. Political System of States
  12. Party System
  13. Social Security