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Linguistics

 

Linguistics is the scientific study of human language, from semantics to psychology and sociology. Linguistics courses are offered at universities and academic institutions around the world. Prospective students looking to enroll in Linguistics courses may be working professionals, full time students, or people interested in a career change. Credentials and qualifications earned in a course in Linguistics can apply to a number of career paths and professional positions, from writers to teachers, businesspeople to consultants and many more.

Courses in Linguistics tend to focus on certain specific areas of the field and can incorporate the phonological, grammatical, semiotic, cognitive, quantitative, pragmatic, lexical and orthographic aspects of the study. Offered at universities in Asia, Europe, the Americas and around the world, Linguistics courses can last for a few days to a year in duration. It is possible to enroll in Linguistics courses that are full time or part time, making it more convenient to accrue additional qualifications without taking much time off work.

For students who are interested in language and the way people communicate with each other, Linguistics courses are an excellent way to pursue this academic interest while gaining valuable knowledge and analytical skills in the process. Scroll down to read more about Linguistics courses, today!

 

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Winter Program 2018

London Language Institute
Campus Part time 3 - 4 weeks September 2018 Canada London

This program combines 18 hours per week of ESL studies with a variety of trips and excursions in London and the surrounding areas. Trips include Niagara Falls, Toronto, and a ski trip to Blue Mountain. [+]

Best Course Studies in Linguistics 2017/2018. This program combines 18 hours per week of ESL studies with a variety of trips and excursions in London and the surrounding areas. Trips include Niagara Falls, Toronto, and a ski trip to Blue Mountain. The cost for a 4-week program is $3070.00, which includes administration fee, tuition, text book, transportation, activities, and accommodation with meals. The 3-week program fee is $2395.00, which includes administration fee, tuition, text book, transportation, activities, and accommodation with meals. Program includes: 18 hours per week of ESL study. Accommodations and meals provided by a Canadian homestay family. Return airport transfer from the Lester B. Pearson airport in Toronto. Unlimited local transportation - bus pass for local transit. Weekly local activities in London. One out of town excursion each week including: Ontario Science Center Niagara Falls Journey Behind the Falls Sightseeing CN Tower / Rogers Center & Shopping at the Eaton Center Toronto Ski Trip Please contact London Language Institute for more details on this program. [-]

Intensive English Course

South Puget Sound Community College
Campus Full time Part time September 2018 USA Lacey Olympia + 1 more

The Intensive English Program at South Puget Sound Community College will help you improve your English proficiency for use in academics, business, communication, careers, and culture. There are four levels to our Intensive English Program. You will receive personal attention, a conversation partner to improve your speaking, free tutoring, and access to a writing center for support with your written assignments. [+]

The Intensive English Program at South Puget Sound Community College will help you improve your English proficiency for academic purposes, business, communication, careers, and culture. The Program offers: Four levels of courses in reading, writing, communication, and grammar Small class size (10-15 students per class) Free tutoring help, writing center, and labs are available to students Guaranteed admission into college-level classes after completing Level IV of the Intensive English Program No TOEFL or IELTS Required For Admission Students with a 61/173/500 TOEFL or a 5.5 IELTS may enroll directly into the degree program. No English test is required for admission. SPSCC does not require a TOEFL or IELTS score. Students are given a placement test during orientation. Students are placed into an intensive English and/or academic courses based on placement test scores. College Placement Test The majority of our international students take the Levels of English Proficiency (LOEP) Test especially designed for non-native speakers of English. LOEP consists of the following four sections: Reading Skills (20 questions) Sentence Meaning (20 questions) Language Usage (20 questions) Writing section [-]

Semester Program Applied Linguistics: Language, Culture, Mentality

Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University
Campus Full time 18 weeks February 2018 Russia St. Petersburg

The program is focused on providing participants with profound knowledge of the Russian language and culture that will allow foreign students to communicate effectively in various intercultural and cross-cultural contexts. [+]

The program is focused on providing participants with profound knowledge of the Russian language and culture that will allow foreign students to communicate effectively in various intercultural and cross-cultural contexts.

There are the following main goals to be achieved:

to develop intercultural, sociolinguistic, pragmatic competences resulted from culture-related realia gained while studying and key concepts of Russian culture; to form up and  develop  foreign students’ linguistic and speech competences in the Russian language; to broaden  foreign students’ knowledge  concerning national and cultural  specificity  in  business and scientific communication; to build foreign students’  key competences  in the field of  methodology of teaching Russian as a foreign language (Russian students can join). Why choose   Semester Program   Applied Linguistics?  ... [-]

Graduate Diploma in Applied Linguistics and TESOL

University of Technology Sydney
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years January 2018 Australia Sydney + 1 more

UTS is a world-leading provider of postgraduate language and literacy courses, with academics who are published authors and internationally recognised experts in the field. This course meets the professional development needs of a wide range of English language teachers and educators teaching children, teenagers and adults. In its foundation and specialisation subjects, the course presents contemporary models and analysis of language learning and teaching. It caters for those seeking an initial teaching qualification in teaching English to adult speakers of other languages and for those who already possess a teaching qualification and wish to gain a specialist degree in the field. [+]

Students study subjects that equip them with skills and knowledge to teach English in a variety of local and international contexts. For those seeking an initial teaching qualification, the professional practice placements can be taken in Australia or at a selected overseas institution. The course features flexible study options, with various classes held at times suitable for students working standard full-time hours. Credit recognition may be available. The course is designed by a team of experienced TESOL professionals who are familiar with the full range of English language teaching contexts. The course explicitly meets the needs of students and educators in the following contexts: working with migrants and Indigenous students across all levels of education teachers wishing to change discipline areas teaching English outside Australia international students wishing to study TESOL with the possibility of extending into the master's program. ... [-]


Graduate Certificate in Applied Linguistics and TESOL

University of Technology Sydney
Campus Full time Part time 0.5 - 1 year January 2018 Australia Sydney + 1 more

UTS is a world-leading provider of postgraduate language and literacy courses, with academics who are published authors and internationally recognised experts in the field. This course provides learners with the opportunity to gain knowledge over the professional domains of teaching English to speakers of other languages (TESOL) and applied linguistics through an initial TESOL teaching qualification. [+]

This course is suitable for postgraduate students who wish to obtain an initial TESOL teaching qualification and advanced and integrated knowledge of language and literacy education, as well as its application in their areas of practice. The course includes a practicum placement with an accredited language teaching organisation in Australia or selected overseas institutions. Credit recognition may be available.

Career options include a teacher of TESOL in Australia or a teacher of English as an international language (EIL) in overseas contexts (applicants are advised to check with potential employing bodies regarding employment requirements).

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General Chinese Programs A

Donghua University
Campus Full time 15 - 18 weeks September 2018 China Shanghai

This is the most popular Chinese language program that hundreds of international student from moren than 100 countries enroll each semester. 2015 spring semester is from Mar.10 to Jul.10; 2015 autumn semeste is from Sept.7 to Jan.8 (2016). [+]

High-standard teaching group, diversified teaching modes and modern teaching facilities. All the teachers in the teaching group are equipped with professional background in “Teaching Chinese as a Second Language” and with rich teaching experience. Traditional classroom teaching and colourful activities are combined in order to integrate amusement in teaching. ICES also have plenty multimedia classrooms, language labs, reading rooms and self-study rooms to assist language education. Comfortable and convenient surroundings, high-quality and efficient service. Yan’an road campus is located in the downtown area of Shanghai and is surrounded by several business circles with many banks, supermarkets, dozens of subways and bus lines, which greatly contributes to the convenient transportations. ICES can offer multilingual services in English, Korean and Japanese. Online application systems also make it easier for students to apply. Scholarships and multiple bonuses for currently enrolled students. ICES provides Excellent Student Award, Progress Award and Excellent Class Award, etc; to students and classes, it covers 16% of the total language students. Currently enrolled students can enjoy the tuition waiver, join cultural workshops and international student activities for free or enjoy a discount. Colourful extra-curricular activities and experience Chinese culture To help students understand Chinese culture and be immersed into Chinese society, ICES arranges various cultural lectures, cultural workshops, city tour and language excursions. Students can also communicate with Chinese students and students from all over the world by taking part into different student clubs or events. [-]

Courses Literature and Linguistics

Universidade Estadual Paulista (UNESP)
Campus Full time February 2018 Brazil São Paulo

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

Best Course Studies in Linguistics 2017/2018. This program aims at exploring a wide range of topics in Portuguese language, Brazilian literature, literatures 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 [-]