Course in Modern Languages

Top Courses in Modern Languages

Many students choose to enter coursework in modern languages in order to expand their knowledge of global business terms or to learn more about customs and colloquialisms of other countries. These courses prepare students for communications with international citizens and clients.

What is a course in modern languages? A course is a specialized study program that offers students concentrated knowledge on a subject related to their goals. The modern languages program provides participants with specialized knowledge of business languages and customs. Students learn terms in a selection of languages that apply to international business transactions. They study language appropriate for business communication, technology, customer management, finance, marketing, economics and advertising. The coursework also provides in-depth training on social and ethical behavior related to global business pursuits, including work in multicultural environments, different political climates and varying economic realities.

Students interested in international employment will benefit from a course in modern languages. The training gives students an advantage when visiting foreign branches of their companies or while seeking positions overseas. Participants gain appropriate language skills, familiarity with customs and knowledge of business terms in order to communicate and behave successfully in the global business arena or in international relations work.

Each institution will have its own cost and duration requirements for the modern languages program, so students will need to check coursework descriptions. Cost also will vary for each school. Interested students should research each institution to ensure they understand course requirements. 

Participants in a modern languages course program find themselves well prepared for a variety of challenging and lucrative positions. Combined with degrees in finance, business or economics, a modern languages course leads to associate positions in overseas bureaus of banking firms or multinational enterprises. Marketing and advertising students can use their modern languages knowledge to appropriately communicate product messages to international markets. Graduates interested in international relief, politics or reporting also succeed with the specialized knowledge from the course.

It is possible to find both traditional and online instruction of modern languages classes. Our extensive database can direct prospective applicants to appropriate institutions. 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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3-Week Intensive Courses

VARIA - Polish Language Center
Campus Full time 3 weeks October 2018 Poland Kraków

A 3-week intensive course allows you to learn the basics of Polish or deepen your knowledge of the language. Classes are held every day from Monday to Friday, 4 lessons per day (9.30 am - 12.45 pm). The course is designed for those who want to learn the language as fast as possible. The classes are held at every language level. [+]

Best Courses in Modern Languages 2018. A 3-week intensive course allows you to learn the basics of Polish or deepen your knowledge of the language. Classes are held every day from Monday to Friday, 4 lessons per day (9.30 am - 12.45 pm). The course is designed for those who want to learn the language as fast as possible. The classes are held at every language level. On the first day of a course (Monday) beginners start their lessons. Students who have learnt and know Polish take a placement test (oral and written), based on which they’ll be classified to an appropriate group. Beginners (A1.1 group) have 4 lessons on that day (Monday), other students – 2 lessons. 3-week intensive courses I 09.10.2017 - 27.10.2017 II 06.11.2017 - 24.11.2017 III 27.11.2017 - 15.12.2017 IV 08.01.2018 - 26.01.2018 V 29.01.2018 - 16.02.2018 VI 19.02.2018 - 09.03.2018 VII 12.03.2018 - 29.03.2018* VIII 09.04.2018 - 27.04.2018 IX 07.05.2018 - 25.05.2018 *26.03-29.03.2018 - 5 lessons daily Price 980 PLN / 245 € ATTENTION! We offer a 100 PLN discount for our regular students or to those who register for more than one course. The price (980 PLN) includes: 60 lesson units – 4 classes per day from Monday to Friday (9.30 am - 12.45 pm) Language workshops Lesson materials Final test Certificate of attendance All language skills are practised during the intensive course – writing, reading, listening, grammar. However, the main emphasis is put on SPEAKING. Each group is taught by two teachers for... [-]

Intensive Summer Courses

VARIA - Polish Language Center
Campus Full time Part time 2 - 16 weeks October 2018 Poland Kraków + 1 more

Our summer course will enable you to learn the basics of Polish and to deepen your knowledge. It’s a perfect solution for those who want to study in Poland, need Polish for business or private purposes or just want to SPEAK Polish. [+]

Our summer course will enable you to learn the basics of Polish and to deepen your knowledge. It’s a perfect solution for those who want to study in Poland, need Polish for business or private purposes or just want to SPEAK Polish. Summer courses 2017 I 05.06 - 16.06.2017 II 19.06 - 30.06.2017 III 03.07 - 14.07.2017 IV 17.07 - 28.07.2017 V 31.07 - 11.08.2017 VI 14.08 - 25.08.2017 VII 28.08 - 08.09.2017 VIII 11.09 - 22.09.2017 You can combine the sessions and stay for 1, 2, 3… or even 16 weeks. Price - 2-week course: 1240 PLN / 310 € - 40 lesson units - workshop on Polish language - a welcome and a farewell party - teaching materials - certificate of attendance Each additional 2-week course: 1040 PLN / 260 € About the classes During our summer courses we put the main emphasis on communication – you speak Polish from the first class. Grammar is always introduced and exercised as a part of communication. Frequent revisions motivate students to regular work and make it easier to learn bigger parts of material. Nice and stress-free atmosphere in class makes it easier to break the language barrier. The course ends with a final test and certificate distribution ceremony. Our students as ‘auditors’ have the possibility to sit on classes of other groups with a similar language level. What’s more, students who are motivated to work harder and who have more free time can count on additional homework. You can learn... [-]

Semester Ukrainian Courses

School of Ukrainian Language and Culture - Ukrainian Catholic University
Campus Part time 10 - 100 hours September 2018 Ukraine Lviv

Applying for a Ukrainian language course in Lviv is a practical and exciting way to improve your Ukrainian while visiting one of the most culturally diverse and beautiful cities in Europe. [+]

Best Courses in Modern Languages 2018. Applying for a Ukrainian language course in Lviv is a practical and exciting way to improve your Ukrainian while visiting one of the most culturally diverse and beautiful cities in Europe. Lviv, the “cultural capital of Ukraine”, has remarkable architecture in a historic location, and has a variety of restaurants, cafes and clubs that will make your stay enjoyable and relaxing. Our courses give you the chance to learn Ukrainian using tried, tested and proven learning methods. We provide cost effective tutoring for anyone who wants to learn how to speak Ukrainian fluently. Courses are taught by certified teachers of Ukrainian as a foreign language. Our teachers are native speakers who use progressive methods of teaching the Ukrainian language. Our teachers, apart from teaching, are involved in developing learning methods and scientific research at universities throughout Ukraine. Our highly individualised courses, enable students to study the Ukrainian language in a fast and effective way while in a warm and friendly environment. Language programs are designed using the most modern technologies and educational resources. Students study the language required in every day situations. Small class sizes allow your teachers to give you the individual attention you need. Courses School of Ukrainian Language and Culture UCU offers non-intensive courses in Ukrainian for foreign students consisting of 90, 60 or 30 academic hours. Our programs start in October (I semester) and February (II semester). We offer our students some flexibility in their studies. They have an option... [-]

Individual Ukrainian Courses

School of Ukrainian Language and Culture - Ukrainian Catholic University
Campus Full time Part time 30 - 120 hours Open Enrollment Ukraine Lviv + 1 more

Our Individual Ukrainian courses are highly personalized and designed to improve your Ukrainian communication skills, whether your focus is social, financial, legal, or any other realm of business. Upon completion of a Ukrainian course with School of Ukrainian Language and Culture here in Lviv, you will have the skills and confidence to communicate in Ukrainian with colleagues, clients, and suppliers. [+]

Individual Ukrainian courses or Ukrainian for business Why an individual Ukrainian language course in Lviv? Our Individual Ukrainian courses are highly personalized and designed to improve your Ukrainian communication skills, whether your focus is social, financial, legal, or any other realm of business. Upon completion of a Ukrainian course with School of Ukrainian Language and Culture here in Lviv, you will have the skills and confidence to communicate in Ukrainian with colleagues, clients, and suppliers. Ukrainian language training courses will provide you with the ability to: Interact confidently when visiting a Ukrainian-speaking region or dealing with native Ukrainian speakers in social situations or business transactions Build rapport and strengthen relationships with Ukrainian-speaking colleagues and clients through a show of interest in the Ukrainian language and culture Demonstrate goodwill and facilitate international communication at both a personal and organizational level Who should attend our Ukrainian School? Individual Ukrainian language courses is suitable for: Anyone doing business in Ukraine Anyone being relocated to a Ukrainian-speaking region and wishing to attend an Ukrainian course in order to prepare for their assignment Business professionals conducting business regularly with Ukrainian speakers who wish to build rapport and strengthen relationships by attending a Ukrainian course and improving language skills Government and non-governmental agency representatives working in a Ukrainian-speaking region who need to be able to communicate at all levels Ukrainian course content The content and format of your Ukrainian language training course will depend on your profession, proficiency in Ukrainian, and course and real life objectives.... [-]

Fall Ukrainian Program

School of Ukrainian Language and Culture - Ukrainian Catholic University
Campus Full time 2 - 3 weeks October 2018 Ukraine Lviv

The three-week course “UKRAINIAN AUTUMN” will provide you with an intensive study of the Ukrainian language and diverse cultural program. The course includes 60 hours of lessons in the Ukrainian language with native Ukrainian teachers (in small groups from 3 to 8 people), 12 hours of individual tutoring and 45 hours of cultural programming. [+]

Best Courses in Modern Languages 2018. Special intensive course of Ukrainian Language & Culture UKRAINIAN FALL Program description The three-week course “UKRAINIAN FALL” will provide you with an intensive study of the Ukrainian language and diverse cultural program. The course includes 60 hours of lessons in the Ukrainian language with native Ukrainian teachers (in small groups from 3 to 8 people), 12 hours of individual tutoring and 45 hours of cultural programming. In this course you will also have an opportunity to take part in excursion tours throughout the city and Lviv region. During the program we arrange several meetings with famous people (historians, politicians, musicians). These unique meetings provide the opportunity for you to learn more about social and cultural context of Ukraine. You will receive a graded certificate stating the course type, course dates, level of Ukrainian and number of (ECTS) credits earned. The Ukrainian Catholic University is a fully accredited institution by the Ministry of Education of Ukraine. All the (ECTS) credits you will get here can be easily transferred to North American, Australian and European universities using the ECTS system. Attendance is compulsory for credited students. You will be awarded credits if you have an attendance record of more than 75% of the program. In total, if you are a credited student, you will receive 8 ECTS credits for participation in this program. Group Levels: You can be enrolled in the program with any language skills– from beginner to advanced. A language assessment test is compulsory... [-]

Ukrainian Spring Program

School of Ukrainian Language and Culture - Ukrainian Catholic University
Campus Full time 2 - 3 weeks May 2018 Ukraine Lviv

The three-week course “UKRAINIAN SPRING” will provide you with an intensive study of the Ukrainian language and diverse cultural program. [+]

Welcome to our intensive Ukrainian Spring Program, spend your time at Ukrainian Catholic University! Program description The three-week course “UKRAINIAN SPRING” will provide you with an intensive study of the Ukrainian language and diverse cultural program. The course includes: 60 hours of lessons in the Ukrainian language with native Ukrainian teachers (in small groups from 3 to 7 people), 15 hours of individual tutoring, 18 hours of interactive classes or guest lessons and 45 hours of cultural programming. In this course you will also have an opportunity to take part in excursion tours throughout the city and Lviv region. During the program we arrange several meetings with famous people (historians, politicians, musicians). These unique meetings provide the opportunity for you to learn more about social and cultural context of Ukraine. You will receive a graded certificate stating the course type, course dates, level of Ukrainian and number of (ECTS) credits earned. The Ukrainian Catholic University is a fully accredited institution by the Ministry of Education of Ukraine. All the (ECTS) credits you will get here can be easily transferred to North American, Australian and European universities using the ECTS system. Attendance is compulsory for credited students. You will be awarded credits if you have an attendance record of more than 75% of the program. In total, if you are a credited student, you will receive 8 ECTS credits for participation in this program. Group Levels: You can be enrolled in the program with any language skills– from beginner to advanced.... [-]

English Plus Program

Camber College
Campus Full time 4 weeks Canada Powell River

Do you want to have a short holiday and study English? The English Plus program is a combination of General English with sporting, social, tourist, and cultural activities. [+]

Best Courses in Modern Languages 2018. Do you want to have a short holiday and study English? The English Plus program is a combination of General English with sporting, social, tourist, and cultural activities. The English Plus program is designed for those students who want a little more flexibility in their English learning schedule. Meet new people at Camber College, improve your English skills and have the flexibility to enjoy holiday sightseeing. At Camber College, students enjoy a diverse learning environment that is as personally enriching as it is educational, and develop the skills and qualities needed in a changing world. [-]

Individual Instruction Express

Berlitz Roma
Campus Part time 3 years October 2018 Italy Rome

One of the quickest ways to see lasting results when learning a new language is to take one-on-one courses with a personal instructor. Berlitz offers you all the benefits of the Berlitz Method® and the advantages of working with your own personal language trainer in its Individual Instruction Express. Lessons will be scheduled based on your availability: an intensive approach facilitates learning, and maximizes results ... [+]

Berlitz believes that the most effective way to teach you your target language is to immersion, cutting through your inhibitions and getting you to speak at least 50% of the time. . You'll always have the guarantee of the Berlitz Method, qualified native teachers and a high quality service. Over a century of experience has shown just how efficiently you can learn a new language or improve upon existing skills. The advantages Intensive, one-on-one language course Fast, efficient language learning using the Berlitz Method® Dedicated and competent native speaker trainers Available for all language levels Flexibility in terms of scheduling and course duration 36 lessons over a three weeks period Completion of one Berlitz Level Berlitz believes that the most effective way to teach you your target language is to immersion, cutting through your inhibitions and getting you to speak at least 50% of the time. Over a century of experience has shown just how efficiently you can learn a new language or improve upon existing skills. What's more, Berlitz trainers select course material based on your stated goals. This ensures that you learn to speak in a setting that resembles your real-world experiences, giving you the confidence you need to speak your new language outside of your lessons. No matter what level of proficiency you have when you start your Individual Instruction Express course with Berlitz, after just a few lessons you will start to see yourself improving by leaps and bounds. The enthusiastic trainers are with you every... [-]

Brazilian and African Portuguese

CIAL - Centro de Linguas
Campus Full time Part time 4 weeks October 2018 Portugal Lisbon Faro + 2 more

Students will not only learn the characteristics of the chosen variant, but will also get information on the specific social and economical traits of that country. [+]

Best Courses in Modern Languages 2018. BRAZILIAN AND AFRICAN PORTUGUESE Individual Lessons or Private Groups Available for starting at any date for chosen length of course. Specific materials and experienced teachers of Brazilian and African origin or background. Students will not only learn the characteristics of the chosen variant, but will also get information on the specific social and economical traits of that country. [-]

One-to-one language training course

Ceran Lingua International
Campus September 2018 Belgium Brussels France Paris Spa Avignon + 2 more

Buy packages of hours that suit your needs and arrange the schedule with your teacher. All lessons are provided on a one-to-one basis, ensuring they are tailor-made and student-centred. [+]

Available Languages Arabic, Dutch, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Mandarin Chinese, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish Intensive Course Buy packages of hours that suit your needs and arrange the schedule with your teacher. All lessons are provided on a one-to-one basis, ensuring they are tailor-made and student-centred. Tailor-made and unique Over the years CERAN has developed its own methodology and teaching techniques, enabling teachers to approach the language in a much more student-centred manner than other methodologies. This way, each individual client has his/her own specific language needs met in a positive and structured fashion. This executive and tailor-made programme is designed to give executive clients an opportunity to develop their specific language needs. Using its own Methodology and teaching techniques, CERAN offers a unique and intensive language programme customised for clients individually. [-]

Foreign Languages for Professional Use Program

International University in Moscow IUM
Campus Part time 1 - 7  September 2018 Russia Moscow

School Lingua Professionalis is an educational center aimed at teaching Languages for Special Purposes (LSP). The School was established for graduates with Bachelor, Specialist or Master [+]

Foreign Languages for Professional Use Program

School Lingua Professionalis  is an educational center aimed at teaching Languages for Special Purposes (LSP). The School was established for graduates with Bachelor, Specialist or Master Degrees as well as for undergraduate students.  The course helps students develop excellent skills in business communication. Faculties are all PhDs. The latest teaching techniques are applied and include traditional and multimedia materials. The number of students in a group is limited to 6 to 8 people. Individual training is also available. As a prerequisite to LSP courses, the School offers courses of foreign languages at elementary, pre-intermediate and intermediate levels.... [-]