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Humanities Studies

A course refers to a specialized study program. It usually takes place on campus but can be delivered online. Courses are popular for people who want to get specific knowledge in one subject.

Humanities and social sciences is an area of study which prepares students for a huge variety of industries when it comes time to choose a career. Social workers, artists and teaching careers are popular options for those who complete these courses.

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English for Specific Purposes Group Course

The Language Gallery
Campus Full time 15 weeks Open Enrollment United Kingdom London Birmingham Manchester + 2 more

"The Language Gallery can create customised packages tailored to meet your individual needs. Choose your course content, the number of study hours and accommodation you want. We accept all groups, from university students to company teams. You can even specify travel arrangements, add meal plans with specific dietary requirements and decide whether you wish to study in a mixed (multilingual) or closed (monolingual) group." [+]

Best Courses in Humanities Studies 2018. English for Specific Purposes group course The Language Gallery can create customised packages tailored to meet your individual needs. Choose your course content, the number of study hours and accommodation you want. We accept all groups, from university students to company teams. You can even specify travel arrangements, add meal plans with specific dietary requirements and decide whether you wish to study in a mixed (multilingual) or closed (monolingual) group. Course Requirements Group bookings only, minimum group size 6 Minimum age 18 Duration as per your requirements Duration up to 15 weeks Intake Throughout the year (every Monday) [-]

General English

The Language Gallery in Canada
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 25 weeks Open Enrollment Canada Toronto Vancouver + 2 more

Our General English courses will develop your practical communication skills in speaking and writing as well as reading and listening and, of course, your fluency and grammatical accuracy. [+]

General English

Our General English courses will develop your practical communication skills in speaking and writing as well as reading and listening and, of course, your fluency and grammatical accuracy. Our qualified teachers will give you the individual attention you need, with regular one-to-one tutorials. You’ll have the chance to practise your spoken English through discussions and debates, role-plays and pair work.

Our placement testing will make sure you’re in the most suitable class for your level. You will also be able to track your progress in weekly assessments and individual tutorials. In addition, you can choose one or two of our electives in order to progress more quickly.... [-]


General English

The Language Gallery in Germany
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 25 weeks Open Enrollment Germany Berlin + 1 more

Our General English courses will develop your practical communication skills in speaking and writing as well as reading and listening and, of course, your fluency and grammatical accuracy. [+]

General English

Our General English courses will develop your practical communication skills in speaking and writing as well as reading and listening and, of course, your fluency and grammatical accuracy. Our qualified teachers will give you the individual attention you need, with regular one-to-one tutorials. You’ll have the chance to practise your spoken English through discussions and debates, role-plays and pair work.

Our placement testing will make sure you’re in the most suitable class for your level. You will also be able to track your progress in weekly assessments and individual tutorials. In addition, you can choose one or two of our electives in order to progress more quickly.... [-]


Study Abroad Belgium - Wallonia

Youth for Understanding USA
Campus Full time 1 - 2 semesters September 2018 USA Washington DC

Home to the headquarters of the European Union and NATO, Belgium offers you a chance to immerse yourself in the history, culture, and epicenter of today's global community. [+]

Home to the headquarters of the European Union and NATO, Belgium offers you a chance to immerse yourself in the history, culture, and epicenter of today's global community.

YFU Belgium is represented by two offices, one for the French-speaking part of the country and the other for the Dutch-speaking. YFU Belgium-Wallonia is the French-speaking program, and it offers a special opportunity to help develop your French while exploring Belgian life and culture. This program requires two prior years of education in the French language. Students who do not meet this requirement can be accepted on a conditional basis of proving their lingual comprehension in other ways.

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Gap Year or Semester in Italy

EF Gap Year
Campus Full time 6 - 12 months Open Enrollment Italy Rome

Spend a semester or year exploring the magic and mystery of the Eternal City - from the ancient landmarks like the Colosseum and Pantheon to the backstreet trattorias that serve world-class cuisine. Learn Italian at our school located in the Navona District. You will make guaranteed progress towards your language learning goals with EF's interactive immersion classes. [+]

Spend a semester or year exploring the magic and mystery of the Eternal City - from the ancient landmarks like the Colosseum and Pantheon to the backstreet trattorias that serve world-class cuisine. Learn Italian at our school located in the Navona District. You will make guaranteed progress towards your language learning goals with EF's interactive immersion classes.

Join students from around the world on the ultimate study abroad experience. Achieve fluency, see the world, expand your international network - and launch your global future. Study for 6, 9 or 11 months and start in April, June, September or January. College credit and internship opportunities ensure you're always adding to your resume during the adventure of a lifetime.... [-]


Italian Language Courses in Sicily

The Italian Academy
Online Campus Part time 1 - 70 weeks Open Enrollment Italy Syracuse + 1 more

Our Italian Language courses are focused on giving the students the appropriate communication skills by learning Italian in the most natural way, combining the communicative tools with a comprehensive study of Italian grammar and syntax. [+]

Our teaching is based on the communicative approach. Through the development of the four skills – speaking, writing, reading and listening – the course provides students with the tools necessary to use the language and interact in various situations in everyday life. This communicative based approach is complemented by the in-depth study of Italian grammar structures, important for the correct use of the Italian language. The materials used are carefully selected, based on the interests of the students and in line with the guidelines laid out by the Common European Framework.

The Syracuse Academy is a center for CILS (Certificazione di Italiano come lingua Straniera – Certification of Italian as a foreign language) and DITALS (Certificazione di Competenza in Didattica dell’Italiano a Stranieri – Certification of Italian language teaching to foreigners) of the University of Siena . Our long-term students who wish to follow specific examination courses may prepare and sit CILS examinations at levels from A1 to C2 of the CEFR. Students who have a C1 certified level of Italian can prepare and take the DITALS examination which includes a 24 hour specific teacher training course and 60 hours of classroom teaching practice.... [-]


University Preparatory Program

Columbia International College
Campus Full time September 2018 Canada Hamilton

Columbia’s pre-university (Grade 12) program prepares students for admission to universities in Canada, the United States, New Zealand, Australia and the United Kingdom. [+]

Columbia’s pre-university (Grade 12) program prepares students for admission to universities in Canada, the United States, New Zealand, Australia and the United Kingdom.

Students now studying in Form 5, Sec. 4, or ‘O’ Level are eligible to apply to the 6-month program (January or Mid-May intake) and will complete the six courses required to enter university. Senior Middle 2 students are eligible to apply for a minimum 10-month program (August intake). This allows students to complete eight credits and graduate with an Ontario secondary school diploma (OSSD).

To Study Compulsory Courses Additional Courses ARCHITECTURE 1. English 2. Advanced Functions 3. Calculus & Vectors 4. Physics + 2 other courses (Portfolio or Graphic Work may also be required) ARTS OR HUMANITIES 1. English + 5 other courses BUSINESS/COMMERCE 1. English 2. Advanced Functions 3. Calculus Vectors + 3 other courses COMPUTER SCIENCE 1. English 2. Advanced Functions 3. Calculus Vectors + 3 other courses (1 of these must be a Science course) ENGINEERING 1. English 2. Advanced Functions 3. Calculus Vectors   4. Physics 5. Chemistry + 1 other course HOTEL AND FOOD MANAGEMENT 1. English 2. Advanced Functions or Calculus + 4 other courses SCIENCE 1. English 2. Advanced Functions 3. Calculus and Vectors + 3 other courses (1 of these must be a Science course) SOCIAL STUDIES 1. English + 5 other courses (Some programs require 1 or 2 Pre-U Math Courses) GRAPHIC DESIGN 1. English + 5 other courses (Portfolio or Graphic Work may also be required.) Maximizing... [-]

Spanish Language Course (Hispanic Studies)

Universidad Nebrija Centro de Estudios Hispánicos
Campus Full time Part time 4 - 32 weeks September 2018 Spain Madrid + 1 more

These courses are designed for students who wish to spend one semester or more studying in a prestigious program while taking part in the everyday life of a Spanish university—both academically and socially. The program offers over 40 different course subjects related to Spanish language, grammar, literature, history, art, political science, and other similar disciplines. At each level, general, specific, and focused courses are available in order to meet the different needs of students.

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Experience Spain and the Spanish language at Nebrija while obtaining university credits

These courses are designed for students who wish to spend one semester or more studying in a prestigious program while taking part in the everyday life of a Spanish university—both academically and socially.

The program offers over 40 different course subjects related to Spanish language, grammar, literature, history, art, political science and other similar disciplines.

At each level, general, specific, and focused courses are available in order to meet the different needs of students.

Spanish courses are offered throughout the year in 6 different programs. The flexibility of the courses enables students to choose from or combine any of these study periods: ... [-]


Course: College Study in China

Go Abroad China
Campus Full time 4 - 48 weeks

Go Abroad China’s unique learn Chinese in China Program is facilitated in partnership with some of China’s top universities, with the support of professional language teachers in Beijing, Shanghai language programs (with Jiaotong and Fudan University) and Nanjing. When you choose a China study abroad program for a semester or more, you will find yourself living in one of those cities. [+]

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University Mandarin Program

Go Abroad China’s unique learn Chinese in China Program is facilitated in partnership with some of China’s top universities, with the support of professional language teachers in Beijing, Shanghai language programs (with Jiaotong and Fudan University) and Nanjing. When you choose a China study abroad program for a semester or more, you will find yourself living in one of those cities.

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DHEC Scenario / Production

ESRA - École Supérieure de Réalisation Audiovisuelle
Campus Full time September 2018 France Paris

The Hautes Etudes Cinematic Scenario aims to train professionals capable of meeting the expectations of the program industries on all issues that affect the writing of content. During their two years of training, students learn to scénariser any type of work or audiovisual genre, whether it is film (fiction and documentary), television or media in their various formats and content specific. [+]

OBJECTIVES The Hautes Etudes Cinematic Scenario aims to train professionals capable of meeting the expectations of the program industries on all issues that affect the writing of content. During their two years of training, students learn to scénariser any type of work or audiovisual genre, whether it is film (fiction and documentary), television or media in their various formats and content specific.

At the end of their studies, students are finalizing a 90-minute fiction scenario. This work is the subject of an educational follow throughout the year and gives rise to a defense.

In this work adds a dissertation on a topic related to the training received.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES Enable students who wish to make writing the main focus of their work, whether fictional scenarios in live-action or animation, documentary or cartoon scenarios, gain the necessary competence to practice the profession of writer. Allow students who intend to filmmaking master the art of storytelling and the mechanisms of playwriting while having the skills to deal with the staging, the direction of actor and filmmaking in its technical components whether the cutting of the film shooting, editing or mixing in post-production. The skills acquired during the training allow students to apply for positions in the following areas: Generalist and thematic channels of television (reader, literary direction) Sofica. finance companies (player) Production Companies ... [-]

Literature Courses - Russian

Derzhavin Institute
Campus Part time 1 week Open Enrollment Russia St. Petersburg

This course type comprises 10-afternoon lessons in a mini-group. The course could be taken only in combination with the

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This course type comprises 10-afternoon lessons in a mini-group. The course could be taken only in combination with the Standard group course. This course is aimed at University students who specialize in Russian culture and literature. This course will allow students to gain an in-depth understanding of the foremost problems and ideas that the writers were contemplating. With the guidance of our experienced teachers, students will discuss and analyze features of the authors' styles and appreciate the power of the texts in the original. - Minimum admission age: 16 - Course starts: upon request - Minimum course duration: 1 week - Levels available: block 1 A 2.2 - B 1.2, block 2 B 2.2 - C 1.1 - Timetable: Mon-Fri, 9.30 a.m – 1.00 p.m. (Standard group course). Mon-Fri 13:30 – 15:00 - Number of students per class – 3-5 (min. 2)... [-]


Course - Introduction to cuneiform writing system

University of Wroclaw - Online Studies
Online Full time 1 semester October 2018 Poland Wrocław

This course is addressed to students, who are interested in the language of inhabitants of ancient Mesopotamia, but who never had an opportunity to learn Akkadian grammar or cuneiform script.

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Introduction to cuneiform writing system

This course is addressed to students, who are interested in the language of inhabitants of ancient Mesopotamia, but who never had any opportunity to learn Akkadian grammar or cuneiform script. During this course students will work with a short textual fragment written in cuneiform, transliterating, and translating it, as well as writing their own basic grammar edition of this text. While working on this task, students can discuss all matters on the discussion forum, as well as ask teacher these, questions, that remained unanswered by classmates.

Course level outcomes Students will properly recognize ca. 50 cuneiform signs Students will apply basics of Akkadian grammar (noun, adjective, prepositions, tenses, and stems of verb) to properly identify forms of words in given text Students will translate short textual fragment from Akkadian into English Passing grade requirements Active participation in forum discussion (at least 80% of points available must be awarded) Properly edited cuneiform text fragment (including transliteration, translation, and grammar edition, at least 60% of points available must be awarded) Duration ... [-]

Courses in Area & Arabic Language Studies in Morocco (Semester/Academic Year)

AMIDEAST America-Mideast Educational & Training Services
Campus Full time 1 - 2 semesters September 2018 Morocco Rabat

The AMIDEAST Education Abroad Program in Rabat offers a diverse set of courses and semi-intensive instruction in Modern Standard Arabic and Moroccan Arabic. Students in the program live with Arabic-speaking Moroccan families and attend classes at AMIDEAST’s facilities in the lively Agdal area of the city. Courses are taught by English-speaking Moroccan faculty members from AMIDEAST’s partner, the College of Letters and Humanities of Mohammed V University – Agdal, and other universities in Rabat and neighboring cities. [+]

Located on the Atlantic Coast, Rabat is one of Morocco’s imperial cities as well as its political capital. Rabat exemplifies Morocco’s unique cultural blend of Arab, the indigenous Amazigh (Berber), and European influences. While downtown Rabat is home to the austere Parliament building and the King’s Palace, just a few blocks away is the old medina; a fortressed city with labyrinth alleys, markets, shops, and restaurants. Further down the road is the UNESCO World Heritage site of the Kasbah of the Udayas and the Bou Regreg River, with some of the best views of Rabat and the neighboring city of Salé. Al-Maghrib is a language enthusiast's dream as Moroccans speak multiple languages-typically including Moroccan Arabic, Modern Standard Arabic, and French, as well as possibly an indigenous language (such as Tamazight, Tashleheit, or Tarifit), English, or Spanish. Famous for national dishes like couscous, tajine, and harira, Moroccan cuisine is nothing short of mouth-wateringly delicious. Despite the pervasiveness of Western influences, Amazigh and Arab identity continue to play a crucial role in Morocco’s traditional, yet, modern society. After achieving independence in 1956, Morocco became a constitutional monarchy and has been ruled by three successive Alaouite kings over the past 55+ years. Throughout his reign, the current king (Mohammed VI) has taken steps to reform the political, economic, and legal structures of Morocco. While the influence of the Arab Spring on this North African country is not as deep as elsewhere in the Arab world, Moroccans are increasingly engaged in the political arena... [-]


Course: Dublin Direct Enrollment - Trinity College Dublin

IES Abroad
Campus Full time 1 - 2 semesters August 2018 Ireland Dublin Hong Kong + 1 more

Trinity College Dublin offers a wide variety of challenging courses and appeals primarily to those students who are ready for the challenge of adapting to an entirely new academic culture that requires significant independent work. [+]

Overview

You won’t need the luck of the Irish to have an unforgettable study abroad experience in Dublin. By directly enrolling at Trinity College Dublin (TCD), you’ll have the joy of befriending the Irish, who are known for their hospitality. You’ll feel more at home knowing that Dublin has a young population (more than half of the city is under 25). Trinity College Dublin offers a wide variety of challenging courses and appeals primarily to those students who are ready for the challenge of adapting to an entirely new academic culture that requires significant independent work. Dublin will also be your classroom. Take in an Irish play at Abbey Theatre, the country’s national theater. Learn about Dublin’s history by exploring Dublin Castle which was built in 1204. Visit Trinity College Dublin to see The 7th Century Book of Kells, a masterful example of an illuminated manuscript, that is housed in its own climate-controlled archive in the university’s old library. Welcome to study abroad! We want you to feel at home in Dublin, so we will do everything we can to help you integrate into life in Dublin. Enrolling directly in an Irish institution through IES Abroad provides you with a chance to sample the local academic culture while still benefiting from the support of IES Abroad staff and housing.... [-]


Course Novel Itinerary

Escuela de Escritores
Online Campus Part time 3 years October 2018 Spain Spain Online Madrid + 2 more

The Novel Itinerary is a teaching program designed specifically for the training of novelists. Throughout this program students will learn the method proposed by School of Writers to conceive, structure and write a novel from the initial idea until its last correction. [+]

How to Write a Novel

The Novel Itinerary is a teaching program designed specifically for the training of novelists. Throughout this program students will learn the method proposed by School of Writers to conceive, structure and write a novel from the initial idea until its last correction.

This program was born from the collaboration and the teaching exchange with our sister school, Escola d'Escriptura de l'Ateneu Barcelonès, and was developed by the faculty of Writers' School, bringing together the knowledge of teachers specializing in narrative techniques such as Javier Sagarna, Magdalena Tirado, Alfonso Fernández Burgos or Magdalena Shot with the experience of novelists like Rubén Abella, José Ovejero, Lara Moreno, Ignacio Ferrando or María José Codes.... [-]