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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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Creative Fashion Illustrations

London College of Contemporary Arts
Campus Full time 3 weeks October 2017 United Kingdom London

By studying the Creative Fashion Illustrations short course at LCCA, you gain an understanding of drawing fashion illustrations using a creative and unique approach. [+]

Course 2017. Creative Fashion Illustrations By studying the Creative Fashion Illustrations short course at LCCA, you gain an understanding of drawing fashion illustrations using a creative and unique approach. You will also benefit from being taught by friendly and expert staff who are practicing professionals with extensive expertise in Higher Education. Undergoing this engaging and extensive programme of tutorials, seminars and high-profile visiting lecturers in the heart of London, will equip you with a range of skills. In addition, you will be encourage to develop your own style and presentational skills. You will also be introduced to Adobe Photoshop and use it to enhance your portfolio of illustrations. Course Requirements Minimum age: 16 English proficiency: intermediate Eligible to study in the UK [-]

Bar Professional Training Course (BPTC ) - full-time

The University of Law
Campus Full time 10 months September 2017 United Kingdom Birmingham Leeds London + 2 more

If you have a law degree or GDL and wish to train as a barrister, our BPTC is designed to help you secure pupillage. In fact, of our 2016 Full-time UK/EU graduates, 51% have gained pupillage to date (December 2016). [+]

Bar Professional Training Course (BPTC ) - full-time If you have a law degree or GDL and wish to train as a barrister, our BPTC is designed to help you secure pupillage. In fact, of our 2016 Full-time UK/EU graduates, 51% have gained pupillage to date (December 2016). You can expect exceptionally high standards of tutoring and a wealth of pro bono opportunity. We’ll support you in preparing pupillage applications, with access to our specialist careers service from the moment you accept your place. Course Requirements To be eligible to take up your place, you must comply with the requirements for commencing a Bar Professional Training Course (BPTC) set out by the Bar Standards Board (BSB). The Academic Stage Handbook on the BSB’s website gives you full information about these requirements. You will be required to pass the Bar Standards Board aptitude test by September 2017 (known as the Bar Course Aptitude Test - BCAT). Further details on this test can be found on the Bar Standards Board website You will need either a qualifying law degree (QLD) 2:1 minimum or an undergraduate degree in any other subject (2:1 minimum*) and a Graduate Diploma in Law/CPE For qualifying law degrees, all offers based on predicted grades will be conditional upon achieving a 2:1 or above All applicants who meet the basic eligibility criteria will be required to attend a Selection Interview at one of our centres at Birmingham, Leeds or London Bloomsbury in February 2017 *For non QLD applicants with... [-]

ACCA Part-time

London School of Business and Finance (LSBF)
Campus Part time 6 - 30 months September 2017 United Kingdom London

The ACCA part-time at LSBF is designed to fit around your busy life. We have a range of flexible study modes: weekend, evening or weekday classes. In addition, all on-campus students get free access to LIVE online classes for maximum convenience. [+]

Course 2017. ACCA Part-time The ACCA part-time at LSBF is designed to fit around your busy life. We have a range of flexible study modes: weekend, evening or weekday classes. In addition, all on-campus students get free access to LIVE online classes for maximum convenience. Classes are held at LSBF's campus in the City of London - just 6 minutes away from Moorgate underground station. Course Requirements Standard entry: Minimum requirements are 2 A Levels and 3 GCSEs or equivalent in five separate subjects, including English and Mathematics. Access to ACCA via FIA or AAT qualification: No other academic qualifications required. Gain exemptions from ACCA papers F1 – F3. Graduate entry: Degree holders from ACCA-accredited institutions may be exempt from up to 9 exams. Other relevant degrees may also qualify you for exemptions. English language proficiency: IELTS 5.5 overall and each component or equivalent. Duration 6 - 30 months per course/selection of exams [-]

Discovering the Hebrew Bible

Israel Institute of Biblical Studies - Online Hebrew Courses
Online Part time 9 months October 2017 Israel Israel Online USA USA Online + 2 more

Immerse yourself in the richness of the Hebrew Scriptures and discover in the ancient texts hidden meanings that have been lost over centuries of translations. [+]

Immerse yourself in the richness of the Hebrew Scriptures and discover in the ancient texts hidden meanings that have been lost over centuries of translations. Course Description Take a closer look at the lives of Adam, Noah, Abraham, Isaac, Jacob and Joseph via an interpretive chronological journey through their stories and discover unique insights. Syllabus Summary Adam: His Failure And His Hope (part 1) Adam & Eve are the most well-known couple in the history of the world; they cannot be examined separately from each other. In this chapter, we will discuss the first and second creation as well as God's provision for both humans and animals. Adam: His Failure And His Hope (part 2) In this chapter we will examine the life Adam in the Garden of Eden, discuss the story of Eve's creation, the tree of knowledge and the fall of Adam and Eve. Adam: His Failure And His Hope (part 3) In this chapter, we will see what happens to Adam & Eve, as well as to the serpent, after their fall. What is God's punishment for each of them? Noah: The Life of New Adam (part 1) In this chapter, we meet Noah and we will try to grasp Noah as a biblical character as well as the events associated with him. We will discuss Noah's generations and his role as the new Adam - the hope of the fallen world. Noah: The Life of New Adam (part 2) In this chapter, we will discuss God's... [-]

Course: Modern Hebrew

eTeacher Hebrew - Online Language Academy
Online Part time 8 months October 2017 Israel Ramat Gan (Tel Aviv)

Ready to learn the alphabet and start speaking Hebrew? Let’s ask for objects and express our feelings in Hebrew Enhance your vocabulary and improve your expressive and understanding skills Feel comfortable talking, reading and writing – in Hebrew Let’s “travel” in Israel and speak with the people Learn Hebrew through arts – Read and discuss advanced topics in Hebrew Read a Hebrew newspaper and explore some social issues of Israeli society Read a Hebrew newspaper and explore some social issues of Israeli society. [+]

Course 2017. LIVE from Israel! Learn Hebrew with teachers from Israel. Connect to Israel every week! Online from home! Learn Hebrew from the convenience of your own home. Enjoy all the benefits that remote learning provides. With Israel's best teachers! Israel's best teachers are waiting for you. Israel is the home of the Hebrew language, and the world's best Hebrew teachers. Ready to learn the alphabet and start speaking Hebrew? Let’s ask for objects and express our feelings in Hebrew Enhance your vocabulary and improve your expressive and understanding skills Feel comfortable talking, reading and writing – in Hebrew Let’s “travel” in Israel and speak with the people Learn Hebrew through arts – Read and discuss advanced topics in Hebrew Read a Hebrew newspaper and explore some social issues of Israeli society Read a Hebrew newspaper and explore some social issues of Israeli society Duration Class meets once a week over a 8-month period. In addition, students can take advantage of our complimentary enrichment sessions, for an additional hour per week. Additonal Features In addition to the weekly virtual class, students have access to the following learning tools: Recorded Lessons – All the lessons are recorded and available on demand. Q&A and extra practice sessions - A weekly teacher moderated session for Q&A and discussion group. Forum – A 24/7 online forum to answer all your course-related questions. Technical Support –Available 24/7 to assist you. Who Should Attend Our age oriented classrooms are open to anyone who wishes to learn... [-]

Learn English Online Course

Highway to English - Learn English Online
Online Full time September 2017 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. GET YOUR CERTIFICATE When you graduate, you will receive an official Highway to English Course Certificate. LEARN FROM OUR ENGLISH COURSES ONLINE Learn more from our English courses via live video with real certified American teachers from NYC to LA. English Level A Start your online English learning journey here! Join our Beginners Course to learn pronunciation, basic reading in English and conversational skills. English Level B Understand English better . Get introduced to grammar rules, verb conjugations and so much more. English Level C Practice speaking through storytelling, and improve your writing and reading skills. English Level D Learn advanced writing and reading skills and understand biographies, CVs and more. ENGLISH-FOR-BUSINESS COURSE Become a Professional! Learn how to use English for business purposes and... [-]

Coding for Kids - Ages 11-18

Tekkie Uni
Campus or Online Full time 9 months September 2017 USA Thousand Oaks

Join our live-coached team sessions and learn all essential skills and tools you need to get a head start on app making. [+]

Course 2017. Coding for Kids LEARN TO CODE AND CHANGE THE WORLD Join our live-coached team sessions and learn all essential skills and tools you need to get a head start on app making OUR CORE TEACHING PRINCIPLES TEACHER-LED CLASSES PROJECT BASED LEARNING TEAM WORK THIS SUMMER GET TEKKIE WITH US SUMMER CODING CAMPS 2017 "Our summer programs are a dose of awesome, team-oriented, live coached app-making training sessions, where you'll create apps, games and friendships." OUR PROGRAMS LEVEL 1 BUILD YOUR FIRST APP Junior Innovators Course Computational Thinking//Programming//Innovative Thinking Junior Tekkies acquire essential tools for gaming and app creation. Junior Innovators graduate their first year having designed, developed and launched their first apps and games. LEVEL 02 STEP APP YOUR GAME Sophomore Developer Course Public Speaking//Game Planning//Team Work In their second year, sophomore Tekkies further develop their programming skills and enrich their toolkit with animation, design, gaming and planning methodologies to create even better apps. LEVEL 03 START APP YOUR INNOVATION Senior Entrepreneurs course Database Work//Advanced Game Design//Animation During senior year, students will learn how to design for mobile devices, perfect the user experience and emulate real life startup teams in launching their new advanced apps. THE TEKKIE UNI WAY Tekkie Uni proudly successfully teaches kids to code apps in the leading coding companies in the world. HOW WE MAKE IT WORK There’s no limit to where your child can go, when they have Tekkie Uni’s finest and brightest coaches on their side. By creating the right balance between... [-]

Coolhunting Graduate And Forescasting Trend For Fashion Industry

FDModa - LCI Barcelona
Campus Full time 2 semesters September 2017 Spain Barcelona

Many have heard of coolhunting but few know what it is. It is a discipline that combines marketing and sociology, which is responsible for discovering these consumer needs and anticipates that might appear in the near future. [+]

Many have heard of coolhunting but few know what it is. It is a discipline that combines marketing and sociology, which is responsible for discovering these consumer needs and anticipates that might appear in the near future. Although coolhunting has its origins in the fashion industry, is now an absolutely essential technique that all majors are worth. The success of the methodology coolhunting has crossed the borders of the fashion industry and today is applied in almost all business sectors: automotive, consumer goods, technology, services, etc.. Any company wants to know what the consumer will need the following year and to offer it before the competition. In this graduate program will analyze performance trends, fashions, and hypes, and how different consumer segments behave. Learn to draw up professional trends, and understand and apply the various tools of qualitative market research that gives us the coolhunting. The teaching team is made up of various Postgraduate profiles of professionals with extensive experience in the sector, which will guide and provide the knowledge and tools necessary for optimal application of coolhunting. The curriculum also includes practices in cities offsite European benchmark in training, detection and analysis of market trends: ANTWERP, BARCELONA, LONDON, MADRID. The amount of flights and accommodation are included in the total price of the course. And since every trip has specific objectives, the reference city could vary if the program required. GOALS Provide the knowledge to correctly identify types and current consumer profiles. Learn to analyze both global markets and... [-]

Intensive Spanish 15h/week

ELE USAL Mallorca
Campus Full time 15 hours Open Enrollment Spain Palma de Mallorca

This course aims to improve the students' fluency in Spanish, paying special attention to grammar and vocabulary. Following a communicative and functional approach, the courses offer the students a wide range of tasks and activities which make them get familiar with real communicative contexts, in accordance with CEFR descriptors for all levels (A1,A2,B1,B2,C1,C2).  [+]

Course 2017. Intensive Spanish 15h/week Description Course for foreign students who want to learn Spanish in Palma de Mallorca. This course aims to improve the students' fluency in Spanish, paying special attention to grammar and vocabulary. Following a communicative and functional approach, the courses offer the students a wide range of tasks and activities which make them get familiar with real communicative contexts, in accordance with CEFR descriptors for all levels (A1,A2,B1,B2,C1,C2). On the first day of the course, students will take a placement test, which will be used to determine each student's level of Spanish. 15 hours, from Monday to Friday with three hours of Spanish a day. Schedule: 09:00 - 10:30 and 11:00 - 12:30 Price: One week intensive Spanish course (15 hours): 185 €. Two-week intensive Spanish course (15 hours): 340 €. Three-week or + Spanish course (15 hours): 150 €/week. Optional: Airport transfer – 50 € This course can be combined with one or two leisure activities in Spanish. To enroll, go to Activities in Spanish tab that you will find within the section Courses at our school. It is necessary to be enrolled on one of the Spanish courses of ELE USAL Mallorca in order to be able to follow these additional activities. Public Holidays: In 2017, ELE USAL Mallorca will be closed on public holidays, which according to the calendar of Public Holidays for the year 2017 in the Balearic Islands are the following: January 20, March 1, April 13, April 14, April 17,... [-]

Extensive Spanish Course

ELE USAL Barcelona, Spanish school of the University of Salamanca
Campus Full time 1 - 10 months Open Enrollment Spain Barcelona

These courses are aimed at students who want to learn Spanish in Barcelona. Our courses contain a high cultural component and in our classes we will work with currently relevant texts and videos. We also practise grammar, vocabulary and written and oral expression in communicative situations. We use material developed by ELE Lab from the University of Salamanca. [+]

These courses are aimed at students who want to learn Spanish in Barcelona. Our courses contain a high cultural component and in our classes we will work with currently relevant texts and videos. We also practise grammar, vocabulary and written and oral expression in communicative situations. We use material developed by ELE Lab from the University of Salamanca. We offer all levels of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages from A1 to C1. The courses have a minimum duration of 12 hours (one month) with two 1.5 hour of Spanish per week. Schedule A1: Mondays and Wednesdays from 18:30 to 20:00 A2: Tuesdays and Thursdays from 18:30 to 20:00 B1: Mondays and Wednesdays from 18:30 to 20:00 B2: Tuesday and Thursday from 18:30 to 20:00 C1: Tuesdays and Thursdays from 18:30 to 20:00 Prices Spanish Course 1month: 120 euros. Spanish course 2 months: 230 euros. Spanish Course of 4 or more months: 25 euros/week. No extensive courses at Christmas, Easter or in August. [-]

Art Direction (art Direction) High Creative Performance Program

Barcelona School of Creativity
Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 Spain Barcelona

Advertising enters the eye. Images, brands or posters are the first assault the consumer to get their attention and capture their interest, even before the message itself. And they are in the hands of the art director. [+]

Course 2017. Advertising enters the eye. Images, brands or posters are the first assault the consumer to get their attention and capture their interest, even before the message itself. And they are in the hands of the art director. Bernbach said that advertising is not a science but an art. And you're going to be the director. DESCRIPTION OF THE PROGRAM The art director is as responsible for creativity as the copy. Therefore, in addition to learn creativity, learn aesthetic, graphic design, editorial design, illustration, world of print, photography, film, fashion, creative trends, new technologies ... and will elaborate a portfolio to show that you have learned. The duration of the program is one academic year: three quarters, four hours a day Monday through Thursday, but surely, your training, your book and your future will require greater dedication of hours. THE AGENDA OF THE PROGRAM GRAPHIC DESIGN In the foundations of the art direction is graphic design. Line, shape, color, balance, rhythm, typography and calligraphy, image, brand ... they are the basis on which any communication action is constructed. Be prepared to work editorial design, signage, branding, corporate identity and packaging until you get to master them ... and enjoy them. SOME CONTENTS: Design Elements - Phases of a graphic project - Branding - Link between image and text - Design Typographic - Packaging - Color Theory - Signs and stands - Design of large formats - Composition and layout of brochures - How to choose the best system print... [-]

International Community - Based Research

FSD - Foundation for Sustainable Development
Campus Full time 9 - 52 weeks September 2017 Bolivia Cochabamba Uganda Kampala Kenya Nairobi Argentina Buenos Aires India Udaipur Nicaragua Managua + 10 more

FSD Research Internships allow participants to engage with FSD community partners in researching local issues and developing potential solutions. With community-based participatory research, the research question is defined and findings are analyzed together with the community. [+]

FSD Research Internships allow participants to engage with FSD community partners in researching local issues and developing potential solutions. With community-based participatory research, the research question is defined and findings are analyzed together with the community. The goal is knowledge creation which serves to inform community action. Research Internships have a strong emphasis on community-based participatory research in order to ensure the researchers work side by side with community members. What is Community-Based Participatory Research? Community-based participatory research (CBPR) is a framework or approach for conducting research that is characterized by the relationships between the communities and researchers. This type of research is collaborative and requires partnership development, cooperation, negotiation, flexibility, and commitment to addressing local issues. CBPR works to accomplish objectives and development through empowerment and ownership. OVERVIEW All FSD Research Internships begin months before an intern's arrival. FSD site teams work with our community partners to help them identify research priorities and develop a community-based research proposal. Research interns can apply to conduct research one of these research proposals alongside one of our community partners who have agreed to host interns. Upon acceptance to the internship program, research interns are encouraged to conduct background research about the issue they will be investigating in-country as well as study participatory research methods that might be useful. When interns arrive in the field, FSD local site teams will lead an in-country orientation, providing each intern with invaluable guidance and insight that will help them throughout their program. Orientation is a blend... [-]

Forté Forum Programme

Forté Foundation
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Boston District of Columbia Atlanta Miami Seattle San Francisco Los Angeles Chicago New York Canada Toronto United Kingdom London Austin Houston + 13 more

Forté Forums are designed for standout women considering an MBA whether you’re a high-achiever looking to change careers, a college student planning for the future, or a professional ready to take your career to the next level. [+]

Course 2017. Forté Forums (fortefoundation.org/forum) are designed for standout women considering an MBA whether you’re a high-achiever looking to change careers, a college student planning for the future, or a professional ready to take your career to the next level. A free event unlike any other, the Forté Forum will empower you with information about the value of an MBA. You’ll make critical connections with representatives, alumnae, and students of top business schools in North America and Europe—all while forming an unmatched peer support network. Successful businesswomen representing diverse industries and career stages will also share how their MBAs help them make a mark. And you’ll gain exclusive insights to the admissions process. A free event unlike any other, Forté Forums are held in 12 cities every summer to empower you with information about the value of an MBA. Reasons to go Understand the MBA advantage, offering career advancement, expanded earning potential, and even opportunities to study abroad Connect with a business school that's the best fit for you Hear from top MBA businesswomen in various industries and career stages, including in the non-profit world. Network with standout peers to build a lasting support network Discover how to finance your MBA Virtual Forté Forum The Forté Virtual Forum connects with 50 of the world's top business schools from the comfort of your office, local cafe, or living room. Whether you are exploring if an MBA is right for you or are looking for an opportunity to ask questions of a... [-]

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.... [-]

Short Course in Italian Cuisine and Oenology

Italian Culinary Institute for Foreigners - ICIF
Campus Full time 3 months October 2017 Italy Italy Online

The Short Course in Italian Cuisine and Oenology is set out in two parts: the first consists of theoretical-practical lessons at ICIF Headquarters, supplemented with educational field trips; the second, consisting in a professional internship (optional, not included in the subcription costs), at a restaurant selected by the school. [+]

Course 2017. Three weeks of theoretical and practical lessons and the opportunity of a practical training period at the best Italian restaurants The Short Course in Italian Cuisine and Oenology is set out in two parts: the first consists of theoretical-practical lessons at ICIF Headquarters, supplemented with educational field trips; the second, consisting in a professional internship (optional, not included in the subcription costs), at a restaurant selected by the school. The Short Course is designed for professionals or students who want to undergo a more rapid training program on traditional and modern-creative cuisine, with insights into oils, balsamic vinegars, herbs and spices, traditional first courses, cheeses, pastries and wine. Minimum attendance 12 – maximum 24. Duration The Course has a total duration of 3 months: 4 weeks of theoretical and practical lessons at the Institute 8 weeks of internship (optional) at Italian restaurant previously selected by the Institute Those who can enroll are: Holders of diplomas from higher education hospitality institutes or centres Foreign and Italian professionals from the food and wine sector Workers from the sector with at least three years of documented experience in hospitality industry worldwide Lesson topics Cooking classes Extra virgin olive oil and other condiments Wine, balsamic and aromatic vinegars Herbs and spices Hot and cold starters Vegetables and salads Rice and risottos Soups Dried pasta and its sauces Fresh and filled pasta Polenta, gnocchi, flans and timbales Freshwater and saltwater fish White meat, lamb, pork and beef Cheeses Pastry classes Wine classes Italian... [-]