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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.

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 Academy of Trading

Cryptocurrency is taking an increasingly important role in financial markets around the world. Our online Cryptocurrency course will give you a better understanding of ho ... [+]

Cryptocurrency Course

Cryptocurrency is taking an increasingly important role in financial markets around the world. Our online Cryptocurrency course will give you a better understanding of how to trade in digital currencies such as Bitcoin, Ethereum and Litecoin, with a focus on risk management and capital preservation. We will offer you step-by-step guidance on the digital currency trading process, from opening a wallet to the decision-making processes behind trading, as well as managing and monitoring your portfolio. This programme is delivered online via our learning portal and with a session on our live webinar, where you will be able to interact with our academic team and get our opinion on any issues related to the topic.... [-]

United Kingdom London
Open Enrollment
Full-time
1 week
Online
Toronto School of Management

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 Provid ... [+]

Preparatory Course for ACCA Examination

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. Enjoy 5% early bird discount if you pay your tuition fees in full.

This course teaches ACCA differently, giving you more study hours and adding value to the core modules. You will benefit from:

More quality hours Highly experienced tutors Free ACCA paper re-sit 24/7 online support Route to a BSc

Our Campus is a licensed computer based examination (CBE) centre for ACCA global body. Students have the option to take on demand CBE for papers AB, MA, FA and LW.... [-]

Canada Toronto
March 2020
Full-time
55 weeks
Campus
IED – Istituto Europeo di Design Barcelona

The Lighting for Retail and Commercial Spaces study program teaches how to use light as a powerful tool for design and expression in commercial spaces, an increasingly co ... [+]

THIS PROGRAM IS TAUGHT IN ENGLISH

The Lighting for Retail and Commercial Spaces study program teaches how to use light as a powerful tool for design and expression in commercial spaces, an increasingly competitive and changing sector. Artificial lighting technology is nowadays in constant evolution, requiring specific knowledge and expertise in order to fully master its potential.

Whether natural or artificial, light has a strong connection with people and the way they experience the space around them: acting on perception and sensations and influencing people’s comfort, activity and the choices they make.

Lighting design is, therefore, a crucial part of the design of any space and experience. In Commercial Spaces, it is especially essential, as it determines the overall look and feel of the environment and the well-being and behavior of the actual users of that space. In hospitality, retail and offices, lighting are closely linked to the brand image, making it a key element to design a complete and consistent user experience, meeting all the commercial requirements.... [-]

Spain Barcelona
January 2020
Part-time
3 months
Campus
European Bartender School

Take your first steps into the world of bartending! Gain the equivalent of 2 months of bar experience. Master 18 classic cocktails. A fun social experience. Suitable for ... [+]

Fast-track your way into the competitive bartending industry without making any big time or financial commitments.

Our highly-trained instructors will equip you with all the essential bartending skills in one fun-filled week.

Start working at restaurants, bars, pubs and events serving basic cocktails as soon as you finish the course.

Learn the basics of bartending and have a fun-filled week!

Add skills to your CV

Get the equivalent of two months experience working in a bar serving simple drinks in just one week. You’ll have no problem finding an entry-level position in a range of pubs, bars, and clubs as soon as you finish the course.

Enjoy hands-on training... [-]

Spain Barcelona
September 2019
Full-time
1 week
Campus
Silicon Valley Forum

Build a company in just two weeks—the Silicon Valley way! In this intensive startup program, you’ll build a startup from scratch with help from Silicon Valley experts, in ... [+]

Build a company in just two weeks—the Silicon Valley way! In this intensive startup program, you’ll build a startup from scratch with help from Silicon Valley experts, including investors, VCs, entrepreneurs, company leaders, and more. The program culminates with a pitch night, where you’ll show off your product to a panel of expert judges in front of a live audience.

During this program, you will:

Meet and work with like-minded entrepreneurs. Build a complete, ready-to-pitch company. Learn from renowned mentors, company leaders, founders, and executives. Visit top startup hubs and companies. Form lasting global connections through our multi-cultural, team-based work environment. How It Works ... [-]
USA San Jose
June 2020
Full-time
2 weeks
Campus
University of California, Berkeley

The Berkeley International Study Program (BISP) provides a unique opportunity for visiting international students to take high-quality courses alongside UC Berkeley degre ... [+]

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. BISP provides sponsorship and the necessary letter of invitation to obtain a student visa for qualified students, who enroll in courses on a fee-paying basis. We also offer a robust program of activities and support to students who get the much sought-after “Berkeley Experience.”

Each semester, BISP sponsors over 350 visiting international students from all over the world, who enjoy the experience of taking classes at the world-famous UC Berkeley. They tend to do quite well here and have a fantastic experience both in and outside the classroom. BISP students often transfer these courses back to their home universities for their degree requirements. ... [-]

USA Berkeley
January 2020
Full-time
1 - 2 semesters
Campus
OSM Aviation Academy

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 a ... [+]

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.... [-]

Norway Oslo
September 2019
Full-time
20 months
Campus
Tel-Hai College

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 ... [+]

Overview

Tel-Hai College is pleased to invite you to a six-day intensive field course that will take place in a major migratory flyway

Course dates: 3-8 November 2019 Location: Tel-Hai College and the Hula Research Center Application deadline: August 23, 2019 Acceptance Notification Date: August 30, 2019 Course Registration Open: August 30, 2019 Course Registration Closed: September 6, 2019 Travel Grant Application Due: September 6, 2019 Travel Grant Notification: September 13, 2019 Credits from Tel Hai: 3 academic credit points

Students can obtain credit points subject to the home institution approval.

Faculty

Dr. Amanda Hund, Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Behavior, University of Minnesota, Minnesota, USA.... [-]

Israel Kfar Giladi
November 2019
Full-time
6 days
Campus
Umeå Institute of Design - Umeå University

Industrial Design Intensive is a one-year course package that runs over a whole study year, from autumn to spring term. The autumn term is dedicated to basic methods in i ... [+]

Course Package - Industrial Design Intensive (Undergraduate)

Industrial Design Intensive is a one-year course package that runs over a whole study year, from autumn to spring term. The autumn term is dedicated to basic methods in industrial design with focus on the product design process, while the spring term includes basics in interaction design, service design and design management.

The goal of the course is that the student should acquire basic knowledge about, and understanding of, the methods and proceedings that are used within industrial design. Special attention is given to the product development process but other areas of industrial design are also integrated in the course, such as interaction design, service design and design management. The course is mainly focused on methods for analysing problems, methods for ideation and creativity and methods for visualisation, presentation and communication.... [-]

Sweden Umeå
September 2019
Full-time
1 year
Campus
Les Roches International School of Hotel Management - Marbella, Spain

A semester abroad is more than an academic adventure, it’s an experience that can enrich your life and change your career path. Many students, particularly from Canada an ... [+]

Hospitality Programs

A semester abroad is more than an academic adventure, it’s an experience that can enrich your life and change your career path. Many students, particularly from Canada and the US, come to Les Roches Marbella for their Semester Abroad. In this program, students of hospitality management or business programs can be based here for 20 weeks and learn the Swiss approach to hospitality by taking up to five academic courses. One of the courses involves working in the different hospitality departments of Les Roches.

Other benefits: Learn from highly-qualified and experienced international faculty Develop industry-relevant practical skills through experiential learning Develop cross-cultural communication skills: over 60 nationalities on campus Develop independence and leadership skills Improve foreign language skills Live abroad: experience a new environment RANKING ... [-]
Spain Marbella
September 2019
Full-time
20 weeks
Campus
School of Sustainability

A comprehensive 10 months program with a practice-based approach on sustainable design and environmental sustainability in the professional context of MC Architects, supp ... [+]

OVERVIEW

A comprehensive 10 months program with a practice-based approach on sustainable design and environmental sustainability in the professional context of MC Architects, supported by industry site visits, project study trips, client and community meetings.

Part 1

3 MONTHS

Three Foundation Courses

PREPARATORY FOR ALL PROJECTS CONSISTS IN LECTURES TUTORIALS WORKSHOPS AND MASTERCLASSES

Common Ground

apply an understanding of the principles, strategies and analytic techniques of environmental design to real-world design problems

Leading Practices

to provide the ability and potential for design professionals “to lead in the professional, in practice and in projects... [-]

Italy Bologna
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Full-time
10 months
Campus
Renewables Academy AG (RENAC)

This interdisciplinary program provides knowledge on different renewable energy technologies, development and project management, financing, support mechanisms and profit ... [+]

What does the "Specialization in Renewable Energy" offer?

This interdisciplinary program provides knowledge on different renewable energy technologies, development and project management, financing, support mechanisms and profitability. The contents in solar energy, wind energy, bioenergy and small hydroelectric plants are complemented with modules on electricity for those new students in these subjects. In addition, an optional week of internships will be held at the EARTH University campus in Costa Rica.

"Specialization in Renewable Energy" is perfect for those who are interested in developing or starting a career in the renewable energy sector. Both public and private sector professionals, engineers, consultants, traders or entrepreneurs, among many others, can benefit from the contents of this academic program to access this fascinating industry.... [-]

Germany Berlin
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Spanish
12 months
Campus
Online
Kazan Innovative University

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 ... [+]

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.

Classes from Monday to Saturday; Highly qualified teachers, annually undergoing advanced training; Additional disciplines: history, social studies, mathematics, physics, chemistry, biology, computer science; Modern interactive teaching methods; Acceptance of applications for 1 year and 1.5 years of study (September, January, March); Official certificate of completion of the course; The possibility of obtaining a state certificate of possession of a certain level of language; Assistance in the collection and preparation of documents for further admission to universities of the Russian Federation. ... [-]
Russia Kazan
January 2020
Russian
Full-time
12 - 18 months
Campus
Santiago Canyon College

The Santiago Canyon College (SCC) English Language Program (ELP) is an intensive English program designed for the beginner, intermediate and advanced level international ... [+]

Accelerated English Language Program (ELP)

The Santiago Canyon College (SCC) English Language Program (ELP) is an intensive English program designed for beginner, intermediate and advanced level international (F-1) students looking to improve their English skills in preparation for study at U.S. colleges and universities. The program is designed for students who have some knowledge of English.

The ELP is both a Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL)-preparatory and academically oriented. These classes are offered through a 16-week semester (Fall & Spring semesters), and an 8-week session (Summer session). Each session consists of 20 hours of instruction per week.

International students are provided with opportunities to interact with SCC students by participating in Conversation Partners activities. Speech workshops are provided and integrated into the ELP curriculum.... [-]

USA Orange
February 2020
Full-time
8 - 16 weeks
Campus
Yokohama Design College

We have Japanese High school department, also Design department on campus, you can make friends with Japanese students in our college in everyday life. The application pe ... [+]

What you learn

Japanese Language

Duration

From April: 1 year or 2 years (with a student visa)

From October: 1 year or 1 and half years (with a student visa)

Option lesson

Manga, Drawing, a Trial lesson of Design Courses

School Activities

School Festival, Dipping Rice-cake and playing Japanese traditional games,

Graduation Exhibition, Sports Festival

Student’s club activities ( Futsal, Volleyball, Cosplay, Choir, etc)

Activities of Japanese Language Course

Visiting Japanese Historical places, Disaster Center

Excursion to Tokyo Disney Resort, Christmas Party, Graduation trip

Celebrating New Year at a shrine

Why you choose us? ... [-]
Japan Yokohama
April 2020
Full-time
1 - 2 years
Campus