Courses are an option for many students who are interested in learning more of about a skill or field of interest. The length and depth of focus depends on the type of course that is selected. This flexibility allows many individuals to take more control over what and how much they learn. Many also appreciate the ability to fit a short course of instruction into a schedule with ease. What is a cou… Read more

Courses are an option for many students who are interested in learning more of about a skill or field of interest. The length and depth of focus depends on the type of course that is selected. This flexibility allows many individuals to take more control over what and how much they learn. Many also appreciate the ability to fit a short course of instruction into a schedule with ease.

What is a course? For those who seek additional learning opportunities, a course is often the easiest and most flexible type of learning available.  Courses vary in intensity and length which allows students to select schedules that will work for their busy lives. From online courses to intensive courses, there are many options available.

There are a number of advantages to taking a course. One of these is the ability for students to continue learning between years of study. Many full-time students forego school in the summer. Whether one is working or relaxing during the summer months, a short course can often help to ensure that skills gained will be retained until the next term begins.

The price of different courses can vary greatly.  This variation is driven by the length of the selected course, the type of educational institution that if offering the course, and the end goal of the course itself. For instance, a course in mathematics that qualifies a student for an academic credit might be more expensive than a brief refresher course on basic math techniques.

Courses are offered many institutions worldwide, and in many different fields.  As such, many career options will be greatly enhanced when individuals opt to invest their time in a course. Some of the top courses that are available today include those in design, education, engineering and psychology. Whether one is just beginning to learn about field of study, or looking to enhance a current degree, many jobs are available for those who have chosen to complete this type of course.

Do not delay your enhanced learning opportunities any longer. If you are interested in learning more about the types of courses that are available, you need only 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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London School of Business & Finance
London, United Kingdom + 2 More

This course will give delegates an overview of the current data trends and technologies that affect business models and inform strategies. The delegates will learn about data- ... Read more

This course will give delegates an overview of the current data trends and technologies that affect business models and inform strategies. The delegates will learn about data-driven leadership cultures, business processes and practices, and delve into tools and techniques that can be used to generate value out of data. Read less
Courses
April 2020
Full-time
4 days
English
Campus
 
London Academy of Trading
London, United Kingdom + 1 More

Learn how to trade financial markets in this four-week course. You will learn how fundamental and technical analysis affects market prices, and you will be able to apply your ... Read more

Learn how to trade financial markets in this four-week course. You will learn how fundamental and technical analysis affects market prices, and you will be able to apply your new knowledge to real-time markets under the guidance of our trading mentors. Read less
Courses
01 August 2020
Full-time
4 weeks
English
Campus
Online
 
Toronto School of Management
Toronto, Canada

Toronto School of Management has been awarded Silver Learning Partner status by ACCA. The Silver Learning Partner approval gives us recognition as an ACCA Learning Provider in ... Read more

Toronto School of Management has been awarded Silver Learning Partner status by ACCA. The Silver Learning Partner approval gives us recognition as an ACCA Learning Provider in Canada. The Silver Learning Partner program has been designed as a pathway to Gold Approved Learning Partner. Read less
Courses
March 2020
Full-time
55 weeks
English
Campus
 
University of Southern Indiana
Evansville, USA

Welcome to University of Southern Indiana's (USI) Intensive English Program (IEP)! We are happy to help you with any questions and have you here in the heartland of America!

Welcome to University of Southern Indiana's (USI) Intensive English Program (IEP)! We are happy to help you with any questions and have you here in the heartland of America! Read less
Courses
01 September 2020
Full-time
8 weeks
English
Campus
 
European Bartender School
Barcelona, Spain

Become a certified bartender; get the lifestyle of your dreams. Get the equivalent of 6 months cocktail bar experience. Master more than 65 classic cocktails. The world’s most ... Read more

Become a certified bartender; get the lifestyle of your dreams. Get the equivalent of 6 months cocktail bar experience. Master more than 65 classic cocktails. The world’s most popular bartender course. Continuously updated by our industry experts. An unforgettable experience. Suitable for all experience levels. Read less
Courses
Full-time
4 weeks
English, Swedish, German, French, Spanish, Italian, Finnish, Danish
Campus
 
University of California, Berkeley
Berkeley, USA

The Berkeley International Study Program (BISP) provides a unique opportunity for visiting international students to take high-quality courses alongside UC Berkeley degree stu ... Read more

The Berkeley International Study Program (BISP) provides a unique opportunity for visiting international students to take high-quality courses alongside UC Berkeley degree students in a short-term study abroad program for one or two semesters. Read less
Courses
01 January 2020
Full-time
English
Campus
 
OSM Aviation Academy
Oslo, Norway

The First Officer Program (FOP) is a comprehensive integrated flight training program where theory- and flight lessons are mixed, giving you an exciting balance between academ ... Read more

The First Officer Program (FOP) is a comprehensive integrated flight training program where theory- and flight lessons are mixed, giving you an exciting balance between academic studies and hands-on flight experience. The First Officer Program will take you from little or no flying experience to having all the licenses and ratings you need to work as a First Officer for European airlines in 20 months. Read less
Courses
March 2020
Full-time
20 months
23 February 2020
English
Campus
 
University of Arkansas Little Rock
Little Rock, USA

The Intensive English Language Program has been helping students learn English as a second language for almost 40 years. The program is a member of state, national and interna ... Read more

The Intensive English Language Program has been helping students learn English as a second language for almost 40 years. The program is a member of state, national and international professional ESL associations and its teachers are enthusiastic, well-experienced instructors in the ESL field. Each of our programs is designed to fit your needs, with textbooks and materials chosen carefully to help you to reach your individual goals. Read less
Courses
January 2020
Full-time
10 weeks
13 December 2019
English
Campus
 
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 ... Read more

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. Read less
Courses
January 2020
Full-time
Part-time
8 weeks
English
Campus
 
Wanderlust Exchange China
Shanghai, China

Wanderlust Exchange provides students with opportunities that integrate educational travel, Mandarin learning, childcare and English tutoring. It is a great chance for oversea ... Read more

Wanderlust Exchange provides students with opportunities that integrate educational travel, Mandarin learning, childcare and English tutoring. It is a great chance for overseas youngsters to experience China with an authentic touch by staying with Chinese host families. Read less
Courses
01 September 2020
Full-time
3 months
English
Campus
 
מכללת תל-חי
Kfar Giladi, Israel

This course aims to introduce and review major topics related to avian parasitology, migration, and breeding biology. It will take place in the Hula Valley of Israel, an inter ... Read more

This course aims to introduce and review major topics related to avian parasitology, migration, and breeding biology. It will take place in the Hula Valley of Israel, an internationally acclaimed location for bird-watching, and an important migratory stopover point for millions of migratory birds from the Middle East, Europe, Africa, and Asia. Read less
Courses
03 November 2019
Full-time
6 days
23 August 2019
English
Campus
 
Culinary Institute Kul IN
Sisak, Croatia

If you want to realize your passion for gastronomy, develop professional skills through comprehensive courses and internships, and experience Europe while obtaining your dream ... Read more

If you want to realize your passion for gastronomy, develop professional skills through comprehensive courses and internships, and experience Europe while obtaining your dream career, this program is for you. In this new international culinary program, students will have the opportunity, after two months of studying culinary arts at Kul IN, to continue their education at the Business and Hotel Management School in Lucerne, Switzerland. Read less
Courses
January 2020
Full-time
8 months
06 December 2019
English
Campus
 
Kazan Innovative University
Kazan, Russia

Kazan Innovative University named after V.G. Timiryasov offers an intensive course in the study of Russian as a foreign language, compiled by the best specialists of the unive ... Read more

Kazan Innovative University named after V.G. Timiryasov offers an intensive course in the study of Russian as a foreign language, compiled by the best specialists of the university. During the year, students can master both the Russian language and secondary disciplines, which are necessary for admission to any universities of the Russian Federation. Read less
Courses
01 September 2020
Full-time
12 months
Russian
Campus
 
London School of Business & Finance
London, United Kingdom + 2 More

Are you looking to bring your career to the next level and boost your employability? With LSBF’s multi-industry Management Development Programme (MDP), you will gain a winning ... Read more

Are you looking to bring your career to the next level and boost your employability? With LSBF’s multi-industry Management Development Programme (MDP), you will gain a winning combination of skills in management, marketing and finance. Read less
Courses
March 2020
Full-time
2 weeks
English
Campus
 
London School of Business & Finance
London, United Kingdom + 2 More

Looking to gain advanced financial skills? Opt for one of the LSBF Executive Education’s four-day short courses in finance. Choose between Financial Planning and Analysis or F ... Read more

Looking to gain advanced financial skills? Opt for one of the LSBF Executive Education’s four-day short courses in finance. Choose between Financial Planning and Analysis or Finance for Non-Finance Managers. Upon course completion, you will be able to apply what you’ve learned to your current workplace. Read less
Courses
February 2020
Full-time
4 days
English
Campus