Courses in Language Studies

A course refers to a variety of learning programs for students looking to expand personal and professional opportunities. It may vary in length from just a few days or cover many classes over several months. A course is often used to provide additional training and qualifications. What is a course in language studies?  A course in this area may be taught online or in a classroom setting, and… Read more

A course refers to a variety of learning programs for students looking to expand personal and professional opportunities. It may vary in length from just a few days or cover many classes over several months. A course is often used to provide additional training and qualifications.

What is a course in language studies?  A course in this area may be taught online or in a classroom setting, and it may be conducted in a country where the language is commonly spoken. The main purpose of the course is to improve the class’s ability to speak, write or communicate in a particular language. The course may emphasize a particular area of language skills, such as spoken or written language or the specific vocabulary of a type of work environment.

Students who enroll in a course of language studies typically learn to speak and write more effectively in a non-native language, an important skill for gaining work in another country. They may also learn to better understand the cultural customs of a foreign country, allowing for better integration at work and at home.

The expenses of a language course depend on a variety of factors, including the country of study and the duration of the program. Interested scholars should contact each school to learn more about the costs of each course option.

Enrollees in a language studies course may be looking to advance at a current job or gain employment in a foreign country. They may be in demand with schools, tour companies, corporations and government agencies. They often find work as language teachers, private tutors, tour guides, interpreters, consultants and public relations agents. They may also advance in careers as translators, writers, editors and media analysts.

There are a variety of courses in language studies available in many countries, and the programs fluctuate in duration and classroom format. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Dallas Baptist University
Dallas, USA

The Intensive English Program provides Christ-centered quality English instruction for international students in preparation for entering Dallas Baptist University undergradua ... +

The Intensive English Program provides Christ-centered quality English instruction for international students in preparation for entering Dallas Baptist University undergraduate and graduate programs and for other personal goals to traditional age and adult students in order to produce servant leaders who have the ability to integrate faith and learning through their respective callings. -
Courses
Full-time
Part-time
8 weeks
English
21 Jan 2020
Campus
 
Yokohama Design College
Yokohama, Japan

We have Japanese High school department, also Design department on campus, you can make friends with Japanese students in our college in everyday life. The application period ... +

We have Japanese High school department, also Design department on campus, you can make friends with Japanese students in our college in everyday life. The application period for next intake, April 2020 program is from September 1st to October 30. -
Courses
Full-time
English, Japanese
01 Apr 2020
Campus
 
Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University
Suzhou, China

Come to XJTLU to learn the most widely-spoken language in the world at a leading Sino-British University. Experience quality teaching in culturally rich, historic Suzhou.

Come to XJTLU to learn the most widely-spoken language in the world at a leading Sino-British University. Experience quality teaching in culturally rich, historic Suzhou. -
Courses
Full-time
English, Chinese
Campus
 
Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University
Saint Petersburg, Russia

Come, learn and explore one of the most beautiful cities of Russia in wintertime: exciting cultural and social life, picturesque surroundings and suburbs. St. Petersburg is a ... +

Come, learn and explore one of the most beautiful cities of Russia in wintertime: exciting cultural and social life, picturesque surroundings and suburbs. St. Petersburg is a true entertaining cosmopolitan with a large cultural contribution. -
Courses
Full-time
2 weeks
English
27 Jan 2020
Campus
 
Université de Reims Champagne-Ardenne
Reims, France

The yearly courses at the CIEF are composed of 2 semesters of 13 weeks each. The CIEF offers 6 different levels, each composed of 16 to 18 hours of weekly courses, with at lea ... +

The yearly courses at the CIEF are composed of 2 semesters of 13 weeks each. The CIEF offers 6 different levels, each composed of 16 to 18 hours of weekly courses, with at least 1 hour of autonomous work in the Languages Resources Centre (CRL), guided by a teacher-tutor. -
Courses
Full-time
Part-time
French
08 Jan 2020
Campus
 
Instituto Franklin - Universidad de Alcalá
Madrid, Spain

Instituto Franklin-UAH short-term winter session is designed to let students gain a valuable study abroad experience during their winter break. Students select 1 course and ob ... +

Instituto Franklin-UAH short-term winter session is designed to let students gain a valuable study abroad experience during their winter break. Students select 1 course and obtain 3 credits in only three weeks. Each course is taught in Spanish and includes cultural activities and trips. -
Courses
Full-time
3 weeks
Spanish
Jan 2021
16 Nov 2020
Campus
 
Universidad de Alicante - Centro Superior de Idiomas
Alicante, Spain

Apart from the Intensive Spanish Program, we offer a Semester Communication and Culture program, with the possibility to study both in Spanish and English, easily combined wit ... +

Apart from the Intensive Spanish Program, we offer a Semester Communication and Culture program, with the possibility to study both in Spanish and English, easily combined with courses in any of the University of Alicante Bachelor Programs or with some Spanish language courses. -
Courses
Online & Campus Combined
Full-time
4 weeks
English, Spanish
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
Scuola Leonardo Da Vinci
Milan, Italy

The course “Discover Your Origins" aims at offering to the descendants of Italian emigrants abroad the opportunity to deepen the Italian language and culture - the same their ... +

The course “Discover Your Origins" aims at offering to the descendants of Italian emigrants abroad the opportunity to deepen the Italian language and culture - the same their parents, grandparents, uncles have already passed them down - as well as the possibility to visit the places of origin of their ancestors! -
Courses
Full-time
2 weeks
Italian
Campus
 
International Career Institute
London, United Kingdom

Choose from any of our 34 languages courses and learn fast at the comfort of your own home or office. ICI guarantees an effective languages program that provides you with effi ... +

Choose from any of our 34 languages courses and learn fast at the comfort of your own home or office. ICI guarantees an effective languages program that provides you with efficient tools as well as boosts your desire to learn any language that will take your career or personal life to greater heights. -
Courses
Full-time
Part-time
English
Online
 
IES Abroad
Quito, Ecuador

If you’re interested in improving your Spanish language skills, this program offers you the opportunity to rapidly strengthen your Spanish through a rigorous language course t ... +

If you’re interested in improving your Spanish language skills, this program offers you the opportunity to rapidly strengthen your Spanish through a rigorous language course taught by IES Abroad. You select the remainder of your courses from options available at IES Abroad and one of the most distinguished universities in Ecuador, Universidad San Francisco de Quito (USFQ). You can also enroll in a service-learning placement during your time in Quito, which will help you understand the city’s social issues first-hand. -
Courses
Full-time
Spanish
03 Jan 2020
Campus
 
AMIDEAST America-Mideast Educational & Training Services
Amman, Jordan

Students on our Area & Arabic Language Studies program in Amman have the opportunity to study both Modern Standard Arabic and Jordanian Arabic and learn first-hand from le ... +

Students on our Area & Arabic Language Studies program in Amman have the opportunity to study both Modern Standard Arabic and Jordanian Arabic and learn first-hand from leading faculty from the Qasid Arabic Institute about the critically important Middle East region. -
Courses
Full-time
English
Campus
 
Kensington and Chelsea College
London, United Kingdom

General English to improve speaking and listening, reading and writing skills. You will learn about British life and culture whilst developing grammar, vocabulary and pronunci ... +

General English to improve speaking and listening, reading and writing skills. You will learn about British life and culture whilst developing grammar, vocabulary and pronunciation. Your level should be B1. -
Courses
Full-time
2 weeks
English
Campus
 
Centro de Lenguas Modernas - Universidad de Granada
Granada, Spain

The University of Granada Modern Languages Center (CLM) is one of the leading institutions in Spain in the field of language learning. It is one of a kind thanks to its highly ... +

The University of Granada Modern Languages Center (CLM) is one of the leading institutions in Spain in the field of language learning. It is one of a kind thanks to its highly-qualified and specialized teaching staff. Using a communicative approach, special emphasis is given to interaction in real-life situations. -
Courses
Full-time
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Shanghai Mandarin Garden Language & Culture Center
Shanghai, China +7 More

China has a long and illustrious history and she has seen many changes. Culture Course aim to help you understand more about China and her people, culture and customs, Mandari ... +

China has a long and illustrious history and she has seen many changes. Culture Course aim to help you understand more about China and her people, culture and customs, Mandarin Garden offers -
Courses
Full-time
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Excite English
Manchester, +1 More

Real-life, practical English for committed students. Our most popular course in Manchester.

Real-life, practical English for committed students. Our most popular course in Manchester. -
Courses
Part-time
Campus