Materials for Job Application Letters

Choose one of the learning materials below:

Material Unit/Pages Topics
Applying for a Job in English
(Career English shelf) EI
Unit 2 Understanding advertisements and replying to them
Business Writing for Hong Kong (I)
(Business Writing Shelf)
Pages 191- 207 Application letters and résumés
A Handbook of Commercial Correspondence
(Business -writing shelf) I
Unit 16.1 -16.3.2 Solicited & unsolicited applications

When you have finished using one piece of material, either choose another or move on to one of the practice activities below.

Practice activities

Material Unit/Pages Topics
International Business English
(Business shelf) I
Student Book - Unit 13.3A

Workbook - Unit 13.3

Distinguishing good and bad applications

An interesting job

Storyboard - Job Application I Computer Main Menu - Reading - Storyboard - Job Application Writing a job application letter
Oxford English for Computing
(Career English Shelf) I
Pages 192 - 6 Application Letters and CVs


  • answers are at the back of the books or in the Teacher Book
  • try using the self-correction sheet (in the Activity Sheets drawers)
  • a tutor can help you correct your work or find more material


Last updated on: Monday, March 26, 2012