ⅳ 、 BEC2 Content
  BEC2 考试主要是考学生的语言能力,包括听、说、读、写四个方面。试卷所设计的语言文字基本山都与商务有关。另外,还考学生的英语语法、结构等内容。
  BEC2 考试分笔试和口试两大部分。笔试包括阅读、写作和听力。
  Preliminary
  Vantage
  Advanced
  Reading
  1 hr 30 mins ﹡
  1 hr
  1 hr
  Writing
  45 mins
  1 hr 10 mins
  Listening
  40 mins
  40 mins
  40 mins
  Speaking
  ( 2 candidates)
  12 mins ﹡﹡
  14 mins ﹡﹡
  16 mins ﹡﹡

  ⅵ 、 BEC2 Grades
  * one overall grade
  * each skill counts for 25%
  * candidates also receive profile of performance
  * Preliminary: two pass grades
  * Vantage and Advance: three pass grades

  ⅶ 、 Introduction to BP Preparation Resource
  * vocabulary
  * textbook
  《 Pass Cambridge Vantage 》
  Teamwork, Entertaining a client, Brand power, New premises, Health and safety, Business travel, Marketing disasters, Going global 是 BV 常考的商务专题。下面以 Brand power 举例说明:
  1 . 掌握商务词汇短语
  E.g. to buy/develop/launch/sell/test/own/stretch/damage a brand
  E.g. brand image/leader/loyalty/name/power/stretching
  2 . 掌握相关商务知识
  E.g. Explain why you brought one of the products.
  strong sense of brand loyalty
  reasonable price
  good after-sales service
  reliability of the product
  good and consistent quality
  user-friendly design
  good value for money
  in style
  3 . 掌握相关背景知识
  Tesco, J Sainsbury, Asda
  《 Working in English 》
  * mock exam papers: 9 sets

  ⅷ 、 Register for BV
  ⅸ 、 Business Research
  Answering business studies question
  Business Studies is a skills based subject which tests students' ability to use their knowledge. There are four basic skills:
  Level One Description/Identification
  Level Two Explanation
  Level Three Analysis
  Level Four Evaluation
  To gain the highest grades, candidates must show evidence of the higher skills
  Key types of questions Responses should:
  Identify/state/describe.. make a point
  Explain/outline… make a point and develop it
  Discuss… present two sides of the debate
  Examine/assess/analyse.. make a point and develop fully with some question of it
  Critically assess/to what extent… explain both sides and evaluate