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Courses are academic classes taught by qualified instructors that are intended to enhance participant’s knowledge of a given area or training in a particular discipline. Courses vary broadly in terms of length, size, content and duration.

Brazil is currently among the 20 best performing countries in terms of the economy due to their outstanding results-oriented higher education learning. There is no much language barrier since most of the courses are offered in Portuguese language. Brazil has 50 public and 80 private universities

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International Courses: Languages, Culture and the Brazilian Socioeconomic Context

Unisul
Campus Full time Part time March 2019 Brazil Florianópolis

The subjects make part of the Extension Course on Languages, Culture and the Brazilian Socioeconomic Context. The subject’s topics vary from the Brazilian present days and on to universal affairs. Explicit economic globalization scenarios are issues discussed; also sustainability in tourism scenarios; mankind and its biological, social and cultural dimension; multiculturalism and cultural identity; consume and the consumers... [+]

Courses taught in English for international students, undergraduation and graduation teachers and the community as a whole

The subjects make part of the Extension Course on Languages, Culture and the Brazilian Socioeconomic Context. The course does not need to be fully completed. The students may take other subjects separately. The subjects are provided for all the students worldwide and are taught in the English language by skilled teachers. The subject’s topics vary from the Brazilian present days and on to universal affairs. Explicit economic globalization scenarios are issues discussed; also sustainability in tourism scenarios; mankind and its biological, social and cultural dimension; multiculturalism and cultural identity; consume and the consumers. Students, as prerequisite, must be fluent in English in order to take these courses (hearing, reading and writing).... [-]


Customized programs: Portuguese Language and Brazilian Culture for Foreigners

Unisul
Online Campus Full time Part time March 2019 Brazil Florianópolis + 1 more

Programs specially designed for Foreign Universities, focusing on different areas of teaching, in accordance to the project chosen by each institution, including Portuguese Language and Brazilian Culture Studies, sightseeing attractions, and field trips. [+]

Programs specially designed for Foreign Universities, focusing on different areas of teaching, in accordance to the project chosen by each institution, including Portuguese Language and Brazilian Culture Studies, sightseeing attractions, and field trips. Unisul’s International Center also offers the possibility for international companies and universities to create their own programs as they wish, where the International Center will shape a program especially for the upcoming group. We customize the program so it can include courses for Portuguese Language and Brazilian culture learning, special courses in a foreign language, cultural activities, and technical visits, besides organizing the accommodation, transfer and internal logistics in the city. The customized Programs can be offered in any duration, between february and december.... [-]


Portuguese Language and Brazilian Culture for Foreigners

Unisul
Online & Campus Combined Part time March 2019 Brazil Florianópolis

The Portuguese Language and Brazilian Culture for Foreigners Program supports students interested in learning Portuguese as a second language and getting to know more about the Brazilian Culture, especially Santa Catarina and its natural beauty... [+]

Language and Brazilian Culture to the world

The Portuguese Language and Brazilian Culture for Foreigners Program supports students interested in learning Portuguese as a second language and getting to know more about the Brazilian Culture, especially Santa Catarina and its natural beauty. The CLPCB goes beyond classroom. Throughout the program, students participate in assorted learning activities such as excursions, directed researches, courses, events among other activities that comprise the country culture and language knowledge. Students attend classes with qualified teachers, both to achieve Portuguese language proficiency as learning technical linguistic terms used in different fields of knowledge.... [-]


Portuguese Language and Culture

Dialogo - study in Brazil
Campus Part time 1 - 24 weeks Open Enrollment Brazil Salvador

The main objective of the course is to bring students to achieve good communication skills in Portuguese, with success. This means that not only will be taught the grammar and vocabulary, but also listening, reading, writing and oral production, whether in formal or colloquial contexts. An introduction to the Brazilian way of life, customs and social mores, politics and culture is also an important part of the... [+]

The main objective of the course is to bring students to achieve good communication skills in Portuguese, with success. This means that not only will be taught the grammar and vocabulary, but also listening, reading, writing and oral production, whether in formal or colloquial contexts. An introduction to the Brazilian way of life, customs and social mores, politics and culture is also an important part of the lessons.

Classes are divided as follows: grammatical structures (25 %), understanding and writing (25 %), comprehension and oral production (30%) and technical vocabulary (20 %). This variety makes the most dynamic and fun classes as well as being an effective way to improve and enhance language skills.... [-]


Portuguese Language Instruction for Foreigners

Olinda School
Campus Full time Open Enrollment Brazil Olinda

We offer regular courses in Portuguese Language Instruction for Foreigners in both group and private lessons, for beginner, intermediate, and advanced students. For the best learning experience, the group courses are limited to a maximum of 6 people per class, and class meets Monday through Friday. [+]

Portuguese Language Instruction for Foreigners COURSE DESCRIPTION

We offer regular courses in Portuguese Language Instruction for Foreigners in both group and private lessons, for beginner, intermediate, and advanced students. For the best learning experience, the group courses are limited to a maximum of 6 people per class, and class meets Monday through Friday.

Private lessons are available for new or advanced students, and professionals who have a specific focus in either verbal or written communication, or in particular themes and vocabularies. Private lessons are perfect for people who have only a short time for language training. These classes also meet Monday through Friday.... [-]


Courses Literature and Linguistics

Universidade Estadual Paulista (UNESP)
Campus Full time February 2019 Brazil São Paulo

This program aims at exploring a wide range of topics in the Portuguese language, Brazilian literature, literature in English, Comparative literature, Translation Studies, Cultural Studies. the courses will focus on issues such [+]

This program aims at exploring a wide range of topics in the Portuguese language, Brazilian literature, literature in English, Comparative Literature, Translation Studies, Cultural Studies. The courses will focus on issues such as discursive and textual structure of Portuguese language, genre, teaching/learning languages, literary theory, translation theory.

Courses: Brazilian Short Stories and Cinema: Modern and Contemporary Visions Educating and Self Cultivating Literature: The Bildungsroman (novel of self-cultivation) as a Genre Elizabeth Bishop: Brazil Through the Eyes of an American Poet Introduction to Comparative Literature Language Awareness and Implications for Teaching, Learning and Instructional Interaction Language Policy Literature and History Literature in Early Childhood Reading Brazil through Literature Spoken Language: Research Perspectives and Principles in Foreign Language Learning and Teaching Translation Theory and Research Methods in Translation Studies [-]

CEPA & EMSA English

English Training Lounge
Campus Full time September 2018 Brazil Rio de Janeiro

Common Educational Proficiency Assessment (CEPA) and External Measure of Student Achievement, (EMSA) are a set of locally-developed standardized tests used for admissions and placement by all federal institutions of higher and further education in the United Arab Emirates: ADVETI, Zayed University, the Higher Colleges of Technology, and UAE University. [+]

CEPA & EMSA English

English Training Lounge - The Professional's Choice

Common Educational Proficiency Assessment (CEPA) and External Measure of Student Achievement, (EMSA) are a set of locally-developed standardised tests used for admissions and placement by all federal institutions of higher and further education in the United Arab Emirates: ADVETI, Zayed University, the Higher Colleges of Technology, and UAE University.

The CEPA is produced by the UAE Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific research as part of NAPO (National Admissions and Placement Office) and EMSA by the Abu Dhabi Education Council. There are two exams for the CEPA and EMSA. The English examinations test basic English proficiency, and the Mathematics measures basic math skills. Both the English and the Maths exams are administered in two formats: paper-based (with scanned answer sheets) and computer-based for the CEPA and computer-based only for the EMSA. English Training Lounge offers full CEPA and EMSA- English training and tuition and can also arrange for mathematics tuition if needed. It is also important to keep in mind that the EMSA also has a Science section. This is often, but not always integrated into the Mathematics section of the exam.... [-]


TOEFL Exam Preparation

English Training Lounge
Online Campus Full time September 2018 Brazil Rio de Janeiro

Our face to face and online TOEFL/TOEFL iBT preparation programmes are designed to fit easily into the learner's life and schedule. As with all English Training Lounge courses, we offer affordable, professional step-by-step English training at a time and place of the learner's choosing. [+]

TOEFL Exam Preparation English Training Lounge - The Professional's Choice

TOEFL, (Test Of English as a Foreign Language) is an English competency qualification required by most, if not all USA and Canadian university to prove proficiency in English language ability for those who come from countries where English is not the native language. The TOEFL assesses non-native English speakers' academic listening, reading, speaking and writing skills. Over 2400 US and Canadian colleges and universities require a TOEFL test score in order to admit overseas students to further and higher educational programmes of study. Regardless of past academic qualifications or overseas travel, the TOEFL is still required if a non-native English speaking student wishes to study for an Undergraduate degree, (BA/BEng/BSc...) a Postgraduate degree, (MA/MEng/MSc...) or a Doctorate degree, (JD/Mphil/Phd/PsyD ...) in The United States of America or Canada. (Please also keep in mind that both The USA and Canada also accept IELTS Academic, ETL strongly recommends that all of our learners check with their prospective colleges or universities in the USA or Canada before applying for either the TOEFL or IELTS exam preparation programmes with English Training Lounge.... [-]


Corporate English

English Training Lounge
Campus Full time September 2018 Brazil Rio de Janeiro

Corporate English is a branch of English for a Specific Purpose. However, Corporate English training tends to concentrate on the business and commerce sector of English language teaching and training. [+]

Corporate English

English Training Lounge - The Professional's Choice

Corporate English is a branch of English for a Specific Purpose. However, Corporate English training tends to concentrate on the business and commerce sector of English language teaching and training. English Training Lounge’s Corporate English courses offer first class English language training for those who want to develop English skills for employment and practical business and industrial situations. ETL learners also gain the ability to give effective presentations, give instructions and develop the skills necessary to pass the Cambridge Business English Examination (BEC), an internationally recognized ESP qualification which tests the skills for using English in the office, workplace or shop-floor. This direction of study has proved popular within Singapore and Japan's financial sectors. Other than cities such as Tokyo and Yokohama, the Kansai region of Japan consisting of Fukui, Shiga, Kyoto, Osaka, Hyogo, Nara and Wakayama has seen a large upturn in academic and business English language needs. ETL is offering a business English and English for Academic purposes, (EAP) course that primarily addresses English academic writing and phonemic awareness. Topics include: 1. Negotiating 2. Networking 3. Managing meetings 4. Interviewing 5. Placing orders 6. Customer services 7. General communication... [-]


International Baccalaureate, (iB) & United Kingdom, British Curriculum

English Training Lounge
Campus Full time September 2018 Brazil Rio de Janeiro

English Training Lounge - The International Baccalaureate® (IB): Middle Years (MY), Career Related Program (CP) & Diploma Program (DP) support courses and tuition.

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International Baccalaureate, (iB) & United Kingdom, British Curriculum

English Training Lounge - The Professional's Choice

English Training Lounge - The International Baccalaureate® (IB): Middle Years (MY), Career Related Program (CP) & Diploma Program (DP) support courses and tuition

International Baccalaureate Middle Years, (MY) Program support and tuition

'The MY Program is a challenging framework that encourages students to make practical connections between their studies and the real world.' (Taken from the IBO website). The MY, Middle Years program is a five-year program of secondary education for 11 to 16-year-olds. Students who complete the MY program are well-prepared to undertake the IB Diploma Program (DP), Career-related Program (CP) or even the UK Curriculum A, Level course. The MY Program curriculum The MY Program curriculum framework consists of eight subject groups, providing a broad yet balanced educational curriculum for secondary/high school students between the ages of 11 to 16 years old. The MYP requires at least 50 hours of teaching time for each subject group, in each year of the program. In the final two years of the program, carefully-defined subject group flexibility allows students to meet local requirements and personal learning goals. The 8 subject groups:... [-]


IELTS Exam Preparation

English Training Lounge
Campus Full time September 2018 Brazil Rio de Janeiro

The ETL IELTS Exam Preparation course focuses on what the actual IELTS exams entail and which areas to target when preparing for the exams. As with all IELTS exam preparation courses, we at English Training Lounge believe, 'Repartition is the mother of skill!' Practice, practice, and more practice is the only real way to score high band grades in both the Academic and the General IELTS exams.

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IELTS Exam Preparation

English Training Lounge delivers IELTS Academic & General Exam preparation training for education, for immigration

English Training Lounge - The Professional's Choice

IELTS, or 'International English Language Testing System', is an international standardized English language proficiency test for non-native speakers wishing to emigrate, work or study in Australia, Canada, New Zealand, South Africa, The United Kingdom & Ireland or The USA. Added to this, many colleges, training institutions and universities in countries such as The United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Oman, Pakistan and India all require a set IELTS band score to study at their respective establishments.... [-]


Course in English for Specific Purposes (ESP)

English Training Lounge
Campus Full time September 2018 Brazil Rio de Janeiro

English for Specific Purposes (ESP) is a learner-centred approach to teaching English that focuses on developing communicative competence in a specific area such as: accounting, aviation, business, IT, teaching, engineering, medicine and so on. [+]

English for Specific Purposes, (ESP) ... who needs it?

English for Specific Purposes (ESP) is a learner-centered approach to teaching English that focuses on developing communicative competence in a specific area such as: accounting, aviation, business, IT, teaching, engineering, medicine and so on. Learners are also exposed to English workplace cultural terminologies and real world English skills practice.

ESP programmes are different from general English language courses as they tend to focus on specific areas and needs:

Designed to meet the specific needs of the learners Related in content (themes and topics) to particular disciplines or occupations Use authentic work-specific documents and materials Promote cultural awareness and seeks to improve intercultural competency Deliver intermediate and advanced level language training ... [-]

English as a Second Language, (ESL)

English Training Lounge
Campus Full time September 2018 Brazil Rio de Janeiro

Our English as a Second Language, (ESL) course is primarily for students with limited to moderate English experience who want to learn and develop their English skills. The over all aim of ESL programme is to develop and prepare and guild students to take their English abilities in whichever direction they want.

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English as a Second Language, (ESL) English Training Lounge - The Professional's Choice

Our English as a Second Language, (ESL) course is primarily for students with limited to moderate English experience who want to learn and develop their English skills. The over all aim of ESL programme is to develop and prepare and guild students to take their English abilities in whichever direction they want. This could be towards, IELTS, TOEFL, ESP or any other English pathway. The ESL programme focuses on developing the learner's English skills, such as: listening, speaking, reading, and writing. The programme centers around listening comprehension, speaking practice, reading, and intensive general vocabulary development.... [-]


Portuguese Language Course in Brazil

Via Mundo
Campus Full time Part time 2 - 48 weeks January 2019 Brazil São Luís + 1 more

Study and learn Portuguese where it is best spoken in Brazil: São Luís do Maranhão. [+]

What?

Study and learn Portuguese where it is best spoken in Brazil: São Luís do Maranhão. Duration and Program Dates Our courses are focused on your needs. You can chose how long you want to study from a minimum of 2 up to 48 weeks.

Why?

According to estimates by UNESCO, Portuguese is one of the fastest-growing languages. In Latin America, Brazil is the major commercial partner for most of the countries. Several of our students have found jobs and career opportunities due to their knowledge of Portuguese.

Who?

In order to join a Portuguese language program, you must be at least 16 years-old. Knowledge of Portuguese is not required.

How?

Course Options GENERAL PORTUGUESE PROGRAMS (teenagers and adults) in different levels from Beginner to Advanced - for students who wish to learn/improve Portuguese for general communication in different contexts. PORTUGUESE FOR BUSINESS PROGRAMS - for students who already know the language but need specific preparation to a Portuguese-speaking work environment. CELPE-BRAS PREPARATION PROGRAM - for students who intend to take the CELPE-BRAS (Certificado de Proficiência em Língua Portuguesa para Estrangeiros) proficiency exam and hold an international certification in the language for work or study purposes. Classes start every first Monday of the month for complete beginners. At the first day of classes, you will take a placement test and will be placed according to your level of Portuguese. Classes take place in the morning shift, and during the afternoon you have time to explore the city and enjoy... [-]


High School Program in Brazil

Via Mundo
Campus Full time Part time 3 - 10 months July 2018 Brazil São Luís + 1 more

The High School Program in Brazil (Programa de Ensino Médio no Brasil), launched in 2001, offers young students from all over the world the opportunity of living a special experience of cultural exchange in Brazil. [+]

What?

The High School Program in Brazil (Programa de Ensino Médio no Brasil), launched in 2001, offers young students from all over the world the opportunity of living a special experience of cultural exchange in Brazil.

Duration and Program Start

You can chose to study in Brazil for one term (3 months), one semester (5 months) or one full academic year (10 months). You can start your program either in mid/late January or late July. Brazilian academic year starts in Mid January and finishes in the end of November/ beginning of December, with holidays in July and December/January.

Why?

You will study in a friendly school atmosphere, live with a local host family, learn Portuguese, make lifetime friends and improve respect and appreciation for a different culture. You will enjoy the easy-going Brazilian way of life and find out how simple it is to make friends, while you grow more mature and learn new perspectives about the world.... [-]