Course Studies in Switzerland

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Switzerland is a top choice for professionals and students from around the world for academic, business, and professional development. There are excellent educational opportunities in Switzerland that can help with career advancement, as well as having the opportunity to develop a network that can span Europe. Taking courses in Switzerland will provide not only a top-notch educational program, but also a cultural experience in a lovely and beautiful country.

Courses in Switzerland can often be taken in conjunction with degree programs, certificate programs or professional development series. There are study options for courses in Switzerland that can fit the needs of most students and include online, distance learning, or classroom setting. Courses in Switzerland are offered in a variety of topics such as management, science, banking, healthcare, theology, economics and others.

Take a look through the courses in Switzerland to learn more about the opportunities that await you. It may be the next step in your career!

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English Foundation Programme (HIM - Hotel Institute Montreux)

Swiss Education Group
Campus Full time Open Enrollment Switzerland Montreux

The English Foundation Programme offered by the Swiss Education Group is an ideal way to strengthen your English language skills before starting your hospitality or culinary studies in your chosen school. [+]

Course Studies in Switzerland 2017. English Foundation Programme The English Foundation Programme offered by the Swiss Education Group is an ideal way to strengthen your English language skills before starting your hospitality or culinary studies in your chosen school. Structure The English Foundation Programme runs throughout the year in four-week blocks. Students may join at the beginning of any four-week block, for a minimum of four weeks. The course offers students a minimum of 20 hours of English instruction per week and covers the following subject areas: Introduction to College Studies Structured Writing and Grammar Learning Strategies and Study Techniques Reading and Text Analysis Communication Skills Critical Thinking and Analysis General Hospitality Knowledge Vocabulary Development and Intermediate Reading Duration The length of the course for each participant depends on their personal English level and motivation, with the objective to achieve the required score to enter their desired hospitality course. Location The English Foundation Programme is offered at the Swiss Education Group partner school, Hotel Institute Montreux. Students from all Swiss Education Group schools who need to strengthen their English language skills participate in the course. Transportation Upon completion of the course, the Swiss Education Group will provide transportation to your chosen school to start your hospitality or culinary studies. [-]

Individual Instruction - Face-to-Face - Premium

Berlitz - Switzerland
Campus Full time Part time Open Enrollment Switzerland Zurich

The Face-to-Face Individual courses combine all the benefits of the proven Berlitz Method® with the advantages of working with a personal instructor. Classes are taught in the target language, and our trainers are prepared to overcome your inhibitions, making you speak at least 50% of the time. [+]

INDIVIDUAL INSTRUCTION PREMIUM FAST TRACK YOUR WAY TO LANGUAGE COMPETENCE The Face-to-Face Individual courses combine all the benefits of the proven Berlitz Method® with the advantages of working with a personal instructor. Classes are taught in the target language, and our trainers are prepared to overcome your inhibitions, making you speak at least 50% of the time. You have total flexibility to choose when lessons take place and the overall duration of the course. With the private attention of your trainer your motivation is kept at maximum level, which helps the quick achievement of your learning goals. Available for Target Languages: English, French, German, Italian, Spanish BENEFITS OF OUR FACE-TO-FACE INDIVIDUAL COURSES Custom-designed one-on-one language program Immediate results and increased learners confidence using the Berlitz Method® Dedicated and qualified native speaker trainers Maximum flexibility in scheduling, location and course duration A LANGUAGE COURSE DESIGNED WITH YOU IN MIND Berlitz trainers select course materials based on your stated goals, identified in the beginning of the course. This ensures that you learn to speak in a setting that reflects your real-world experiences. The cornerstone of the method is to give you the confidence you need to speak a new language outside of the lessons. Your course plan is flexible and adapts to you, making it easier to attend your language lessons whenever you are available. No matter what level of proficiency you have when you start the course, after just a few weeks you will see immediate improvements. COURSE CONTENT THE DIRECT ROUTE TO YOUR LANGUAGE GOAL In this course, everything revolves around you: You define the time, place and duration of this one-to-one course. We do everything to ensure you learn your desired language as fast as possible - whatever your prior knowledge. Our native-speaker instructors structure the course in a varied and effective way - using your favorite topics and/or your professional field. We break down inhibitions and motivate you to speak actively at least 50% of the time. Your success is guaranteed. Together with us, course content will be defined and suitable course material** selected. **Where applicable, required course materials will be charged extra at the Berlitz center. PRECOGNITION It's possible to join your language course at any Berlitz/CEF level. LANGUAGE GOAL After a personal assessment in your local language center, we will discuss how you would like to use your chosen language. Based on this, we'll define together your personal language goal. Here we'll consider the number of lessons required, and will define the lesson plan together with you. [-]

English Language Program (ELP)

Glion Institute of Higher Education
Campus Full time 16 weeks February 2017 Switzerland Glion

Glion offers two English programs on the Glion London campus where students are guaranteed 100% immersion in an English speaking environment and an opportunity to discover the world of hospitality and events in London, the European [+]

Course Studies in Switzerland 2017. Glion offers two English programs on the Glion London campus where students are guaranteed 100% immersion in an English speaking environment and an opportunity to discover the world of hospitality and events in London, the European capital of business and tourism. These programs are tailored to help students fulfill the entry requirements to study the undergraduate or postgraduate programs at Glion Institute of Higher Education in Switzerland or London. ENGLISH LANGUAGE PROGRAM Our English Language Program provides international students with the skills to improve English fluency in academic, professional and social situations. This 16-week program focuses on intensive English learning while also teaching students important hospitality industry terminology and knowledge. Our experienced teachers know that each student has different strengths and areas of development; they will help them improve their English grammar, vocabulary, speaking, listening, pronunciation, reading and writing. English Language Program dates - 2nd February 2015 - 29th May 2015 - 24th August 2015 - 18th December 2015 Accommodation Students will be accommodated on campus at the University of Roehampton where Glion London is based. Program fees - February 2015 - £7,100.00 - August 2015 - £7,200.00 Fees include - Tuition fees and teaching materials - Airport pick-up from either Heathrow Airport or Gatwick Airport - IELTS examination fee on completion of the programe - Accommodation: Single rooms with en suite bathroom [-]

Sport Event Management & Organisation Seminar (SEMOS)

AISTS - International Academy of Sports Science and Technology
Campus Full time 5 - 5 days October 2017 Switzerland Lausanne

The AISTS SEMOS module offers an overview of the key tasks that people need to successfully plan, communicate and operate when organising sport events. [+]

AISTS SEMOS (Sport Event Management & Organisation Seminar)

Gain all the benefits of a university course and education on a focused topic and in a condensed time frame.

The AISTS SEMOS module offers an overview of the key tasks that people need to successfully plan, communicate and operate when organising sport events, providing a 360° view and behind the scenes look at the mechanics of sport events.

Bringing together leaders of International Sport Federations and other experts of the AISTS network, including the International Olympic Committee and sport event organisers, AISTS SEMOS is both pertinent and practical, and recognises the increased expectations of spectators, media and sponsors at major events.... [-]


Intensive English Language & Service Program

Les Roches International School of Hotel Management - Bluche,Switzerland
Campus Full time 6 - 12 months February 2017 Switzerland Crans-Montana

The English Language programs at Les Roches are designed for students who need extra preparation to reach the English requirements for admission to the hospitality management undergraduate or postgraduate [+]

Course Studies in Switzerland 2017. English & Hospitality Courses The English Language programs at Les Roches are designed for students who need extra preparation to reach the English requirements for admission to the hospitality management undergraduate or postgraduate degrees. INTENSIVE ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND SERVICE PROGRAM This program prepares students to meet the formal English language requirements for entry into the BBA program at Les Roches. In addition to the English courses, this two-semester program focuses on hospitality operations with practical and academic classes. - Duration: 2 semesters (BBA 1A & BBA 1B) - Intakes: January/February and July/August - English level: TOEFL 400 or equivalent INTENSIVE ENGLISH LANGUAGE PROGRAM This program prepares students to meet the formal English language requirements for entry into the undergraduate or postgraduate hospitality programs at Les Roches. The one-semester program focuses on Intensive English learning in small groups and includes some aspects of Hospitality and Tourism. - Duration: 1 semester – possibly 2 depending on the requirements - English level: TOEFL 400 or equivalent [-]

Standard French Course

Voxea Language School
Campus Full time 1 - 12 weeks Open Enrollment Switzerland Lausanne

Our French courses are designed to support people in increasing their knowledge and fluency. They are taught in small groups of around 10 students, all of whom are at similar levels of attainment. [+]

Standard French Course Planned for Progress Our French courses are designed to support people in increasing their knowledge and fluency. They are taught in small groups of around 10 students, all of whom are at similar levels of attainment. Classes are held during the day, from 08:30 to 12:00 or 13:00 to 16:30, depending on the level of students. Participants 5 to 12 When: Monday to Friday 08:30 to 12:00 or 13:00 to 16:30 Fee CHF 430.- 1 week, 20 lessons CHF 1610.- 4 weeks, 80 lessons CHF 4,300.- 12 weeks, 200 lessons [-]

Certification CISCO CCNA- Rooting & Switching

GITI - Geneva Information Technology Institute
Online & Campus Combined Full time Part time Open Enrollment Switzerland Geneva

Cisco training at Geneva IT Institute privileges practice and offers to its students, during their study period, the possibility to use the Cisco laboratory after classes. Official cisco curriculum is covered. [+]

Course Studies in Switzerland 2017. Cisco training at Geneva IT Institute privileges practice and offers to its students, during their subscription period, the possibility to use the Cisco laboratory after classes. In such a case, a qualified instructor will remain at their disposal to assist them. Cisco training at Geneva IT Institute focuses on success and gives the utmost importance to learning through practice. The students will have all the necessary help in order to progress in their work and pass the theory and, in particular, the practice exams successfully. Network Fundamentals Living in a Network- Centric World Communicating Over the Network Application Layer Functionality and Protocols OSI Transport Layer OSI Network Layer Adressing the Network - IPv4 Data Link Layer OSI Physical Layer Ethernet Planning and Cabling Networks Configuring and Testing Your Network LAN Switching and Wireless LAN Design Basic Switch Concepts and Configuration VLANs VTP protocol STP protocol Inter-VLAN Routing Basic Wireless Concepts and Configuration Routing Protocols and Concept Introduction to Routing and Packet Forwarding Static Routing Introduction to Dynamic Routing Protocols Distance Vector Routing Protocols RIP version 1 VLSM and CIDR RIP version 2 The Routing Table: A Closer Look EIGRP protocol Link-State Routing Protoc Accessing the WAN Introduction to WANs PPP protocol Frame Relay protocol Network Security Access Lists Teleworker Services IP Adressing Services Network Troubleshooting [-]

Winter School 2017 - Core Skills for the Leaders of Tomorrow

Geneva School of Diplomacy and International Relations
Campus Full time February 2017 Switzerland Geneva

The Winter School at the Geneva School of Diplomacy (GSD) offers a unique exposure to the world of International Relations and the driving actors within. Participants will enjoy the flexibility of a programme that combines specialized lectures and practical skills courses. We provide professionals with the opportunity to meet other (prominent) actors in the field and gain insight into the real work taking place in international organisations based in Geneva. [+]

Program ‘Core Skills for the Leaders of Tomorrow’ This Diplomatic Training Programme is an intensive 1 week training focused on the development of diplomatic and leadership skills. Content: What is a leader? Case study: Gorbachev as a leader, by Prof. Alexander Likhotal Policy scenarios, by Amb. Dr. Sameh Aboul Enein Crisis Management, by Dr. Nicolas Mueller Change Management, by Prof. Andreas Wettstein Advanced Seminar on Time Management, by Amb. Dr. Benoit Girardin Role of Etiquette and Protocol in Diplomatic Leadership, by Amb. Bertrand Louis Protocol at United Nations, by Amb. Bertrand Louis Essential soft skills for leading projects & teams, by Prof. Dana Walden Workshop: Essential Skills for Future Diplomats: Rhetoric and Eloquence – the Art of Public Speaking and Persuasion, by Prof. Antony Hequet Human advocacy in Conflict Resolution, by Prof. Stefan Ziegler Protocol at UNOG, by Amb. Bertrand Louis Swiss and Geneva Protocol, by Amb. Bertrand Louis Diplomatic Immunities and Privileges, by Amb. Bertrand Louis Etiquette and official correspondence, by Amb. Bertrand Louis Negotiations Techniques: Simulation, by Amb. Dr. Sameh Aboul Enein Duration: Monday 13 – Friday 17 February 2017 (1 week, full time) [-]

Leadership at the Peak

Center for Creative Leadership
Campus Part time 5 days September 2017 Switzerland Davos

Leadership at the Peak is designed to help you reconnect with the things that helped you get where you are - and to give you a way to make further improvements for the future. [+]

Course Studies in Switzerland 2017.

Program Overview

 

Are you at the height of your career? How did you get there?

 

Leadership at the Peak is designed to help you reconnect with the things that helped you get where you are - and to give you a way to make further improvements for the future.

 

The program provides you - and other senior executives in similar positions - a secure setting where you can work together to evaluate your leadership style and effectiveness - and focus on the high-level challenges that are unique to those in your position.

 

You'll learn more about yourself, about ways you can reconnect more effectively with those in your workplace and about ways you can improve your health. You'll spend time in beautiful surroundings, either at the Center's Colorado Springs campus, at the foot of the Rocky Mountains, or in the mountains near Zurich, Switzerland.... [-]


European Culinary Arts

DCT University Center – Switzerland
Campus Full time 3 months October 2017 Switzerland Luzern

If you’re passionate about great cuisine and looking for an excellent culinary education, then consider your choice of programs at DCT's European Culinary Center. [+]

DCT’s comprehensive European Culinary Management program was the first international program to be accredited by the American Culinary Federation (ACF). DCT’s educational leadership is recognized by the World Association of Chefs Societies (WACS) which designates DCT as an Extraordinary Member, and again most recently by the ACF which awarded DCT its Exemplary Program status – making DCT one of only 22 programs worldwide and the only program outside the US to be recognized in this manner for its consistently high standards and level of excellence.

European Culinary Arts program modules

Foundation in European Cuisine (FEC) will introduce you to European cooking methods, kitchen equipment, machinery and utensils, as well as recipe costing and kitchen procedures. You will learn to use European ingredients; develop your preparation techniques and knife skills; learn to prepare the basic stocks, soups, sauces and bakery & pastry products; and gain an understanding of kitchen terminology. FEC or appropriate prior experience is a prerequisite for EGC.... [-]


Executive CAS in ICT or Utility Management

IIMT University of Fribourg
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 3 years February 2017 Switzerland Fribourg + 1 more

The Executive Certificate of Advanced Studies provides participants with the analytical, functional, and interpersonal skills necessary for success in an increasingly complex and global ICT [+]

Executive CAS in ICT or Utility Management

 

Are you looking for a professional challenge & career enhancement? Then get your Executive CAS (Certificate of Advanced Studies), in Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) or Utility Management, and become part of our network!The Executive CAS provide participants with the analytical, functional, and interpersonal skills necessary for success in an increasingly complex and global ICT as well as Utility business and management environment.The Executive CAS in ICT or Utility Management represents 5 course weeks with 10 modules and can be completed fulltime or part-time. Half of the class time is devoted to the acquisition of new knowledge in the subject area concerned, while the remaining time is allocated to practical work and case studies (in ICT or Utility Management).... [-]


French - General Language Skills

Eurocentres - Language schools
Campus Full time 2 - 52 weeks September 2017 Switzerland Lausanne

Deepen your knowledge of the language and develop your confidence. This programme will enable you to further practice your language skills [+]

General Language Skills

Deepen your knowledge of the language and develop your confidence. This programme will enable you to further practice your language skills, especially speaking and writing. There will also be an opportunity to work on grammar points and pronunciation issues you have difficulty with.

Language Level: 0-9 (A1-C1)

Focus: General language training

Duration (in weeks): 2-52

Max. Class Size: 14

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English Diploma Courses

Sprachschule Schneider
Campus 16 - 32 weeks February 2017 Switzerland Zurich

You will receive thanks to the smallest groups with only 3-6 persons optimum Diploma preparation - ideal for all of those wanting to achieve personal care by specialists by select value. [+]

Course Studies in Switzerland 2017. In our diploma courses you will learn big words! You will receive thanks to the smallest groups with only 3-6 persons optimum Diploma preparation - ideal for all of those wanting to achieve personal care by specialists by select value. Course content and learning The lessons are focused on the geprüften linguistic skills: text and Hörverstehen, speaking, writing and grammar. You receive ten times more the possibility to simulate the various Prüfungsteile under real Prüfungsbedingungen. This allows optimum success in the "real" exam and increase your safety. We are proud that our success rate has stabilized at close to 100%! The diplomas The most important international role have the diplomas of the University of Cambridge: KET Key English Test, PET Preliminary English Test FCE First Certificate, CAE Advanced CPE Proficiency, BEC Business English Certificate, ICFE and ILEC, Inter National Certificate in Financial and Legal English. For the TOEFL and GMAT diplomas learn from our specialists in private lessons. Intensity and Kurslängen Courses are usually 1 or 2 times a week instead and take, depending on the intensity of 16, 24 or 32 weeks. Supervised Übungsstunden To internsivieren your course continue, you work in addition to your course 1x or 2x per week on their own at the school under the supervision of a competent teacher. For this, take your stuff with itself, for example, ben your homework. Prices inspires this Übungslektionen see KOMBI. Receive detailed information on the separate sheet of th «Übungsstunden". [-]

Course - Intensive French

ASC International House Language School
Campus Full time 1 year Open Enrollment Switzerland Geneva

Courses begin every Monday for all levels except beginners. Beginners start as soon as a group of five [+]

Since 1974, ASC IH has been offering high quality language courses taught by qualified professional teachers, thus earning a solid reputation for pioneering and progressive teaching methods. Today, a wide range of group and one-to-one courses is taught in over 40 classrooms. A well-equipped multimedia centre supervised by a permanent member of the teaching staff is open to all private and corporate students, free of charge. Preparation for official language examinations is also offered. ASC International House was the first school of languages in French-speaking Switzerland to be awarded the Swiss EduQua certificate of quality in 2001 (renewed in 2013). Courses begin every Monday for all levels except beginners. Beginners start as soon as a group of five exists. Timetable - 09h00 to 12h00 - Monday to Friday (total of 20 lessons per week) Prices - Fr. 700.- per 2 week session - Fr. 350.- for each additional week - Fr. 100.- Initial enrolment fee (includes course materials) Multimedia Centre All students have free access to the Multimedia Centre (MMLC). Private tuition can be arranged to suit individual needs and to make up for classes missed. Private tuition for one or two people is Fr. 100 - per 60 minutes lesson. [-]

Thematic Seminar: Negotiation in Humanitarian Settings

CERAH - The Geneva Centre for Education and Research in Humanitarian Action
Campus Full time March 2017 Switzerland Geneva

Develops skills for humanitarian programme managers to to successfully negotiate with a multitude of actors. Through lectures and case studies, participants learn to design a negotiation strategy that is adapted to a specific context and takes into account short, mid-and long-term outcomes. [+]

Course Studies in Switzerland 2017. One of very few courses focused on negotiation, it allows humanitarian programme managers to develop skills that enable them to successfully negotiate with a multitude of actors. Through lectures and case studies, participants learn to design a negotiation strategy that is adapted to a specific context and takes into account short, mid-and long-term outcomes. External speakers include academics and practitioners, and come from a range of institutions and organisations including the Geneva Academy of International Humanitarian Law and Human Rights, International Committee of the Red Cross and Médecins Sans Frontières. COURSE OBJECTIVES At the end of the course, you will be able to: In terms of knowledge: Define negotiation and surrounding concepts Explain the specificities of humanitarian negotiation Identify the frame and principles on which humanitarian negotiation is based Present and explain the different objectives of humanitarian negotiation Identify the main challenges and dilemmas of humanitarian negotiation Present and explain the four pillars of principled negotiation and understand the main differences between negotiation theories Identify challenges and best practice when working with an interpreter In terms of know-how and practical skills: Define what is the most suited strategic approach for humanitarian negotiation Analyse the environment, stakes, and dilemmas surrounding the negotiation Design a negotiation process as a project, taking into account the external and internal environment Create a stakeholders mapping and analysis of the various interests, influences and power relations Identify and manage the most appropriate interaction and communication modes with various stakeholders while in a negotiation process Develop an argumentation, which is coherent with the substance, relationship and process principles In terms of analytical competencies: Identify your personal style as negotiator and analyse the interlocutor’s openness Discuss the ethical issues and challenges around negotiation CERTIFICATION Each seminar corresponds to 2 ECTS credits and is recognized by the University of Geneva and the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies. [-]