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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.

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Sustainable Land Use: Short food supply chains in operation

EIT Climate-KIC’s Autumn School
Campus Full time 2 weeks September 2018 Hungary Budapest Spain Valencia + 2 more

Turn your research into practice with our two-week Ph.D. Autumn school on Sustainable Land Use. Sustainable food value chain has economic, environmental and social impacts contribute stability and security to all stakeholders by creating jobs and stable incomes for farmers, limiting waste and negative impact on climate and provide healthy, nutrient-rich food to society. [+]

New opportunities for sustainable local products - PhD Autumn School

Apply now - Applications close August 26th!

22nd September - 6th October 2018

Budapest - Valencia

In the autumn of 2018, EIT Climate-KIC organises Catapult; a two week thematic summer school across Europe for PhD students. And we are open for recruitment!

During Catapult, new skills are acquired and innovative ideas brought to life. A combination of discussions with international academic experts and practitioners, creative transferable skills sessions, inspiring workshops, site visits and assignments create a unique learning experience for PhD students. In addition to the delivery of knowledge and skills, the programme is about connecting people and ideas.... [-]


German for Work

The Language Gallery in Germany
Campus Full time 1 - 10 weeks Open Enrollment Germany Berlin

Our German for Work course is ideal for individuals looking to improve their German language skills, with a focus on professional vocabulary and business topics. You will explore how to take part in meetings and discussions, use appropriate language and tone in professional emails and other business correspondences, and deal effectively with clients and customers. [+]

German for Work

Our German for Work course is ideal for individuals looking to improve their German language skills, with a focus on professional vocabulary and business topics. You will explore how to take part in meetings and discussions, use appropriate language and tone in professional emails and other business correspondences, and deal effectively with clients and customers.

This German for Work course is most suited to individuals new to business, or those that need extra help with their language skills in a professional context. CV writing and interview skills will also be covered, alongside working with numbers and data. You will learn in a practical manner, developing your skills in presentations, negotiations, meetings, and report writing.... [-]


General English

The Language Gallery
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 25 weeks Open Enrollment United Kingdom London Birmingham Manchester + 3 more

Our General English courses will develop your practical communication skills in speaking and writing as well as reading and listening and, of course, your fluency and grammatical accuracy. [+]

General English

Our General English courses will develop your practical communication skills in speaking and writing as well as reading and listening and, of course, your fluency and grammatical accuracy. Our qualified teachers will give you the individual attention you need, with regular one-to-one tutorials. You’ll have the chance to practise your spoken English through discussions and debates, role-plays and pair work.

Our placement testing will make sure you’re in the most suitable class for your level. You will also be able to track your progress in weekly assessments and individual tutorials. In addition, you can choose one or two of our electives in order to progress more quickly.... [-]


Wanderlust Volunteer Program

Wanderlust Exchange China
Campus Full time 2 - 24 weeks September 2018 China Shanghai

Wanderlust Volunteer Program gives you an opportunity to make a difference where it is most needed while you have the opportunity to explore one of the modernist and most bustling cities in China--Shanghai. You will be staying in an orphanage center located in a children’s hospital where the seriously injured orphans are sent to receive better medical treatment. [+]

Wanderlust Volunteer Program

Wanderlust Volunteer Program gives you an opportunity to make a difference where it is most needed while you have the opportunity to explore one of the modernist and most bustling cities in China--Shanghai. You will be staying in an orphanage center located in a children’s hospital where the seriously injured orphans are sent to receive better medical treatment. These children arrive from other orphanages in rural areas of China and with your love and care you can help them through their recovery.

Program Overview:

This project gives you the opportunity to make a difference where it is most needed, whilst exploring one of the most successful and modern cities in China - Shanghai. As a volunteer, you will be staying in an orphanage center, located in a children’s hospital, where the injured and sick orphans are sent to receive better medical treatment. These children arrive from other orphanages in rural areas of China and with your love and care you can help them through their recovery.... [-]


General English

Einstein College of Australia
Campus Full time 1 - 52 weeks Open Enrollment Australia Melbourne

This course aims to improve every aspect of English language and develop your speaking, listening, reading and writing skills and knowledge. [+]

Course Description

This course aims to improve every aspect of English language and develop your speaking, listening, reading and writing skills and knowledge. It covers a wide variety of topics to help you to meet your basic communication needs in your everyday life so that you can gain social skills that are necessary to meet communication and cultural needs while travelling and participating in community contexts in Australia and other English speaking countries. It emphasises on practical use of English language.

Level

Elementary – Advanced

Mode of Study and Assessment

This course is delivered in a classroom environment with formative (weekly tests) and summative (mid-course level test and end of course level test) assessments... [-]


General English

The Language Gallery in Canada
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 25 weeks Open Enrollment Canada Toronto Vancouver + 2 more

Our General English courses will develop your practical communication skills in speaking and writing as well as reading and listening and, of course, your fluency and grammatical accuracy. [+]

General English

Our General English courses will develop your practical communication skills in speaking and writing as well as reading and listening and, of course, your fluency and grammatical accuracy. Our qualified teachers will give you the individual attention you need, with regular one-to-one tutorials. You’ll have the chance to practise your spoken English through discussions and debates, role-plays and pair work.

Our placement testing will make sure you’re in the most suitable class for your level. You will also be able to track your progress in weekly assessments and individual tutorials. In addition, you can choose one or two of our electives in order to progress more quickly.... [-]


Pre-Studies Bachelor Certificate

IUBH University of Applied Sciences
Campus Full time 3 months October 2018 Germany Bad Honnef

You already applied for one of our Bachelor's programmes and want to make sure you are ready to study in Germany? Our Pre-Studies programme guarantees you the best possible start into your Bachelor programme. [+]

"Thorough preparation accounts for 50% of success in life" - German saying

You already applied for one of our Bachelor's programmes and want to make sure you are ready to study in Germany?

Our Pre-Studies programme guarantees you the best possible start into your Bachelor programme.

Facts & Figures Focus on your success in your IUBH Bachelor programme

Our 3 months-programme builds skills in order to leverage your success and to give you a smooth start in Germany. You live on Campus, you get acquainted with all the facilities, such as IUBH´s world-class library, the globally oriented Campus, your fellow students from over 85 nations as well as the surroundings of Bad Honnef.... [-]


Learn English Online Course

Highway to English - Learn English Online
Online Full time September 2018 USA USA Online United Kingdom UK Online + 1 more

Our English - your comfort. Our English online classes connect you with real American teachers via live video conferencing. Participate in lessons, tutorials and student discussions from the comfort of your own home and according to your schedule. [+]

Learn English Online Course HOW IT WORKS

Our English - your comfort. Our English online classes connect you with real American teachers via live video conferencing. Participate in lessons, tutorials and student discussions from the comfort of your own home and according to your schedule. Go through all levels of English, from basic through intermediate and onto advanced levels.

STUDY AT YOUR OWN LEVEL

Study with students at your own English level thanks to our unique proficiency exam.

JOIN LIVE VIDEO LESSONS

Learn from the best English teachers in the U.S.A via live video lessons in an intimate online classroom.

HUGE RESOURCE LIBRARY

Our vast virtual campus includes open classes, recorded lessons, online quizzes and learning materials worth thousands of dollars, available to you 24/7.... [-]


Dance Diploma (vocational Training Over 2 Years)

Orchestra Pro
Campus Full time 2 years October 2018 France Marseille

A professional training of high level dedicated to the trades of the scene. Orchestra Pro organizes its training around three major artistic disciplines: singing, dancing and theater. It offers a unique curriculum by proposing to address the aspects of live performance that contribute to the production, exploitation and dissemination of a work. [+]

A professional training of high level dedicated to the trades of the scene. Orchestra Pro organizes its training around three major artistic disciplines: singing, dancing and theater. It offers a unique curriculum by proposing to address the aspects of live performance that contribute to the production, exploitation and dissemination of a work.

Program

over two years

Dance (18 hours)

Dance practice and technical apprenticeship

Classical Dance / Jazz Dance / Contemporary Dance / Urban Dance / Dance of the World / Improvisation Technique / Floor Bar / Functional Analysis of the Body in Danced Movement (AFCMD)

Theoretical knowledge

History of Dance / Choreographic Culture / Anatomy Course... [-]


German Language Course

inlingua Salzburg
Campus Full time Open Enrollment Austria Salzburg

This in one of our most popular group courses! Learn German in very small groups (3-6 students, in June, July, August 3-8 students), be fast, be efficient! There is no time to waste, active speaking is key! [+]

This in one of our most popular group courses! Learn German in very small groups (3-6 students, in June, July, August 3-8 students), be fast, be efficient! There is no time to waste, active speaking is key! With our own material (books, CDs, iOL – inlingua Online Learning, …) you always know where you are, what you are capable of and how fast you progress. Our course books and exercises are developed in accordance with the CEFL level system, so when you are finished with e.g. book 1.1. you know you have reached level A1!

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English Language Center / Conditional Admission

University of Denver
Campus Full time September 2018 USA Denver

The mission of the English Language Center (ELC) is to support the goals of the University of Denver by preparing English Language Learners with the necessary communicative and cultural competencies to be successful members of DU and other US institutions of Higher Education. [+]

The mission of the English Language Center (ELC) is to support the goals of the University of Denver by preparing English Language Learners with the necessary communicative and cultural competencies to be successful members of DU and other US institutions of Higher Education.

Curriculum

Following a placement test upon arrival at the ELC, students are assigned to one of the following six levels of English language study:

Foundations through Advanced High (5 levels)

20 contact hours per week Instruction in reading, writing, grammar, listening, speaking and pronunciation Elective classes in upper levels: e.g. Service Learning and Digital Magazine LAUNCH Curriculum Students can earn up to 12 credits towards a DU degree Courses focusing on academic writing, speaking, and U.S. culture [-]

Summer Experience

Glion Institute of Higher Education London
Campus Full time 1 - 2 weeks August 2018 United Kingdom London

Our Summer Experience courses are designed to introduce you to the essence of hospitality. [+]

The Glion Summer Experience offers a first-class introduction to the world of luxury hospitality and a taste of the bachelor degree program with a choice of three holiday courses.

London – one-week course. Learn what it takes to manage an international business through workshops and field trips to world famous hospitality companies including a visit to a luxury establishment and a tour of a premier sports arena.

Glion – one-week course. You will arrive in the birthplace of hospitality – Switzerland. Here you will learn hands-on hospitality skills in kitchen, service and rooms division, visit local attractions, and see first-hand how Swiss chocolate is made.... [-]


MSc Modern Building Design

University of Bath
Campus Full time 4 semesters October 2018 United Kingdom Claverton Down

Our master's is for students with a background in construction disciplines related to architecture and civil engineering who want to learn integrated approaches to building design. It introduces you to modern practices and focuses on integrated design. [+]

Develop the knowledge of modern building design practice, methodologies, and processes sought after by major engineering and design consultancies.

Our master's is for students with a background in construction disciplines related to architecture and civil engineering who want to learn integrated approaches to building design. It introduces you to modern practices and focuses on integrated design.

The first two semesters give you a thorough understanding of the issues related to working in the construction industry. You’ll learn about the challenges involved in managing the building design process. This includes understanding how to balance the often conflicting design tensions in projects. Being able to integrate regulatory requirements, low-carbon certification and basic building physics will prepare you to work in multidisciplinary environments.... [-]


Summer Experience

Glion Institute of Higher Education
Campus Full time 1 - 2 weeks February 2019 Switzerland Montreux

The Glion Summer Experience offers a first-class introduction to the world of luxury hospitality. [+]

The Glion Summer Experience offers a first-class introduction to the world of luxury hospitality and a taste of the bachelor degree program with a choice of three holiday courses.

London – one-week course. Learn what it takes to manage an international business through workshops and field trips to world famous hospitality companies including a visit to a luxury establishment and a tour of a premier sports arena.

Glion – one-week course. You will arrive in the birthplace of hospitality – Switzerland. Here you will learn hands-on hospitality skills in kitchen, service and rooms division, visit local attractions, and see first-hand how Swiss chocolate is made.... [-]


First Officer Program

OSM Aviation Academy
Campus Full time 20 months September 2018 Norway Oslo

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. [+]

FIRST OFFICER PROGRAM | FROM ZERO TO HERO

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.

TRAINING PROGRAM

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.

In the first stages of flight training, you will be conducting all of your flights in Visual Meteorological Conditions (VMC), flying by the use of outside reference and a map. In the early stages, the main focus will be on mastering the four fundamentals of flying (climbs, descents, turns and flying straight-and-level). As you progress you will start learning how to land the aircraft and become proficient enough to do your first solo flight.... [-]