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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 - 16 weeks
English
Campus
 
FutureLearn
Taipei , Taiwan +1 More

Understand the emerging discipline of translational medicine and the process of taking research from ‘benchside’ to ‘bedside'.

Understand the emerging discipline of translational medicine and the process of taking research from ‘benchside’ to ‘bedside'. -
Courses
Part-time
6 weeks
English
09 Nov 2020
Online
 
Cours de Civilisation Française de la Sorbonne
Paris , France

This 24-week annual course contains two semesters of enhanced language and civilization courses (winter semester, from October to January and the spring semester, from Februar ... +

This 24-week annual course contains two semesters of enhanced language and civilization courses (winter semester, from October to January and the spring semester, from February to May. -
Courses
Full-time
French
Oct 2021
28 May 2022
Campus
 

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East China University of Science and Technology (ECUST)
Shanghai , China

ECUST has 60 years of international student educating experience and 15 years of professional Chinese teaching experience, which is one of the institutions authorized by the C ... +

ECUST has 60 years of international student educating experience and 15 years of professional Chinese teaching experience, which is one of the institutions authorized by the Chinese Ministry of Education to provide Chinese government scholarships for international Chinese Language students. Based on the principle of cultivating cross-cultural communicative competence, guided by the passing rate of HSK examination, and through the systematic training of listening, speaking, reading and writing, the comprehensive ability of international students in the Chinese language is comprehensively improved. -
Courses
Full-time
6 months
Chinese
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
16 Feb 2021
20 Dec 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
Full-time
4 weeks
English, Spanish
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
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
11 Jan 2021
16 Nov 2020
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
Campus
 
IES Abroad
Granada , Spain

Many travelers who visit Granada insist it’s the must-see city in all of Spain. With one of the clearest windows into Spain’s unique historical symbiosis of Islam, Christianit ... +

Many travelers who visit Granada insist it’s the must-see city in all of Spain. With one of the clearest windows into Spain’s unique historical symbiosis of Islam, Christianity, and Judaism, Granada is also a youthful city with a vibrant student life that will make meeting new friends even easier—Granada awaits! -
Courses
Full-time
English, Spanish
Campus
 
FutureLearn
Tokyo , Japan +1 More

Explore the important roles that books have played in the cultural history of Japan.

Explore the important roles that books have played in the cultural history of Japan. -
Courses
Part-time
3 weeks
English
Online
 
FutureLearn
Sheffield , United Kingdom +1 More

Take a journey through the literature of English country houses from the time of Thomas More to Oscar Wilde.

Take a journey through the literature of English country houses from the time of Thomas More to Oscar Wilde. -
Courses
Part-time
6 weeks
English
09 Nov 2020
Online
 
FutureLearn
London , United Kingdom +1 More

Learn basic English for everyday situations and improve your listening skills with this online course.

Learn basic English for everyday situations and improve your listening skills with this online course. -
Courses
Part-time
4 weeks
English
Online
 
FutureLearn
Hsinchu , Taiwan +1 More

Explore the origins and development of Chinese drama in this course examining the classic play 'The Injustice to Dou E'.

Explore the origins and development of Chinese drama in this course examining the classic play 'The Injustice to Dou E'. -
Courses
Part-time
4 weeks
English
Online
 
FutureLearn
London , United Kingdom +1 More

Develop your language and communication skills for a career in healthcare and learn new healthcare vocabulary in English.

Develop your language and communication skills for a career in healthcare and learn new healthcare vocabulary in English. -
Courses
Part-time
4 weeks
English
Online
 
FutureLearn
London , United Kingdom +1 More

This English language course looks at British culture and examines English in use to help improve your English language skills.

This English language course looks at British culture and examines English in use to help improve your English language skills. -
Courses
Part-time
4 weeks
English
Online
 

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