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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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Preparatory Course for ACCA Examination

Toronto School of Management
Campus Full time 55 weeks March 2019 Canada Toronto

This course teaches ACCA differently, giving you more study hours and adding value to the core modules. Our Campus is a licensed computer based examination (CBE) center for ACCA global body. Students have the option to take on demand CBE for papers F1, F2, F3, and F4. [+]

Preparatory Course for ACCA Examination

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 A route to a BSc

Our Campus is a licensed computer based examination (CBE) center for ACCA global body. Students have the option to take on demand CBE for papers F1, F2, F3, and F4.

Course Requirements Registration with the ACCA global body Age 18 or older Ontario Secondary School Diploma or Equivalent* or Mature student** IELTS of 5.5 or equivalent for Non-native English speakers

*A transcript, diploma or certificate from another country are considered equivalent to an Ontario high school diploma if assessed at an Ontario OSSD level by a recognized assessment service. ... [-]


Intensive German Language Course

Innes Institute Vienna
Campus 4 weeks October 2018 Austria Vienna

German learners love our small group sizes, our individual support and our highly qualified and friendly teachers – an environment that allows for an engaging, personalized and successful learning journey. Studying at INNES also means being part of an international community of ambitious and diverse learners. The course book and all supplemental materials are included in the course fee. [+]

Why learners decide for INNES

German learners love our small group sizes, our individual support and our highly qualified and friendly teachers – an environment that allows for an engaging, personalized and successful learning journey. Studying at INNES also means being part of an international community of ambitious and diverse learners. The course book and all supplemental materials are included in the course fee.

Learn German in Vienna

A 4-week Intensive German Language Course in Vienna is the best option for you, if you aim to improve your German level quickly and efficiently. Our German courses take place every month of the year, always from Monday to Thursday, mornings from 9:15 -12 am.... [-]


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.... [-]


IELTS Exam Preparation

The Language Gallery
Campus Full time 1 - 25 weeks Open Enrollment United Kingdom London Birmingham Manchester + 2 more

The International English Language Testing System (IELTS) is the world’s most popular English language test for studying in higher education. It is also recognised by many employers and government immigration agencies as proof of your ability to communicate in English. [+]

IELTS Exam Preparation

The International English Language Testing System (IELTS) is the world’s most popular English language test for studying in higher education. It is also recognised by many employers and government immigration agencies as proof of your ability to communicate in English.

The Language Gallery's IELTS exam preparation courses will help you to develop the language and confidence you need to pass your IELTS exam, focusing on the reading, writing, speaking and listening components. Our IELTS preparation courses are available at our London, Birmingham, Manchester and Toronto schools.

Course Requirements Level: Intermediate B1+ 20 lessons per week (15 hours)Minimum age 16 Vancouver: 18 Exam fees from £150 Book required. UK: Buy: £30 Rent: £30 (£20 refundable) Canada: Buy: $60 Rent: $60 ($40 refundable) Duration ... [-]

Professional Development Programme

London School of Business and Finance (LSBF) Executive Education
Campus Full time 5 days October 2018 United Kingdom London

The Professional Development Programme is ideal for professionals who want to develop their personal and professional skills. The five-day course will delve into problem-solving techniques, presenting skills and negotiating tactics. [+]

Professional Development Programme

The Professional Development Programme is ideal for professionals who want to develop their personal and professional skills. The five-day course will delve into problem-solving techniques, presenting skills and negotiating tactics. Delivered in a practical and engaging style, this London-based programme incorporates group discussions, role play, simulations, case studies, self-assessment and personal action plans.

LSBF Executive Education is accredited by the British Accreditation Council (BAC) and by attending the Professional Development Programme, you will earn CPD points.

Course Requirements

Candidates should ideally have a graduate degree.... [-]


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.... [-]


ACCA Online

London School of Business and Finance (LSBF) PQ
Online Full time Part time 6 - 30 months December 2018 United Kingdom UK Online + 1 more

Study your whole ACCA qualification online with LSBF - powered by InterActive. You can choose from Live Online Classes - including tuition and revision, or study in the standard way with HD video recorded lectures. [+]

ACCA Online

Study your whole ACCA qualification online with LSBF - powered by InterActive. You can choose from Live Online Classes - including tuition and revision, or study in the standard way with HD video recorded lectures. You will benefit from award-winning tutors and study materials trusted by PwC, KMPG and Deloitte.

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 AB (F1) – FA (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 ... [-]

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.... [-]


Course: General English

ICOT International College
Campus 1 - 25 weeks Open Enrollment Ireland Dublin Cork

The General English course is one of the most common classes for those who would like to improve the English speaking, writing and listening skills. When you arrive, you will take a placement test and be placed accordingly based on your CEFR level. Classes start every Monday on a continuous enrolment. There is no time limit on how long you should stay in a level, but generally, when you start a level, you should be ready to move up after around 12 weeks. Weekly progress tests and monitoring from teachers will help you develop your skills. [+]

Pace (Full-Time, Part-Time or Combo): 15hrs per week classes Level: Beginner to Proficient Location: Two units in Dublin and one unit in Cork Classes start every Monday on a continuous enrolment. Prices: Not fixed as the price depends on how long the student will stay with us Duration: According to the student choice Teaching Languages: English Language - There are extra activities for Spanish classes and Italian classes once a week

The General English course is one of the most common classes for those who would like to improve the English speaking, writing and listening skills. When you arrive, you will take a placement test and be placed accordingly based on your CEFR level. Classes start every Monday on a continuous enrolment. There is no time limit on how long you should stay in a level, but generally, when you start a level, you should be ready to move up after around 12 weeks. Weekly progress tests and monitoring from teachers will help you develop your skills.... [-]


International Hospitality Operations (Short Program)

The Swiss Institute for Management & Hospitality (SWISS IM&H)
Campus Full time 2 weeks February 2019 Switzerland Weggis

This course helps students to know Switzerland and basic Swiss hospitality operations, the process through which organizations analyze, plan, implement, and control programs to develop and maintain beneficial exchanges with target buyers. Effective basic hands-on learning is critical to the long-term success of any studies. This function also ensures that the student attracts, retains, and grows by creating, delivering, and communicating properly in an international environment. [+]

Course Description

This course helps students to know Switzerland and basic Swiss hospitality operations, the process through which organizations analyze, plan, implement, and control programs to develop and maintain beneficial exchanges with target buyers. Effective basic hands-on learning is critical to the long-term success of any studies. This function also ensures that the student attracts, retains, and grows by creating, delivering, and communicating properly in an international environment.

Competencies to be achieved

Successful graduates of this short program upon completion of this course:

Analyze and access themselves as a future employee of the hospitality industry Apply theory to practice by performing exercises and field trips related to the hospitality industry Question and differentiate potential outcome based on ethical decision making Describe and analyze career paths for both traditional emerging areas of the Swiss hospitality industry Learning Outcomes Taxonomy Level ... [-]

Academic English Course

Colorado State University
Campus Full time 1 - 3 semesters January 2019 USA Fort Collins

The Academic English program at INTO Colorado State University is accredited by the Commission on English Language Program Accreditation (CEA) and prepares international students for university study in the US. This academically rigorous program provides international students with high-quality English language instruction and the academic skills to succeed at CSU. [+]

The Academic English program at INTO Colorado State University is accredited by the Commission on English Language Program Accreditation (CEA) and prepares international students for university study in the US. This academically rigorous program provides international students with high-quality English language instruction and the academic skills to succeed at CSU.

Course features

What you'll learn:

Present spoken and written ideas accurately and effectively in English; Write research papers with proper use of citations and references; Read, understand and critically evaluate academic texts; Understand and use vocabulary common to academic disciplines; Take useful and accurate notes in academic lectures and presentations; Understand US values in an academic setting. Key course facts Course length: 1-3 Semesters Start dates: 2018: October; 2019: January, March, May, June, August, October; 2020: January, March, May, June Fees: From $4,265 Class size: 14 Award: Upon successful completion of Academic English, students may progress to an INTO CSU Pathway program or apply directly to Colorado State University. Course options: 1-Semester 2-Semester 3 Months 3-Semester Entry requirements Academic requirements: High school diploma required English language requirements: No English language requirement; students will be assessed and placed upon arrival. Age requirements: 16 years and above. ... [-]

Academic English Course

Queen's University Belfast
Campus Full time 3 - 12 months January 2019 United Kingdom Belfast

This course provides the fastest and most effective route towards reaching your required English language level. It's specially designed to meet your individual learning needs, with five tailored study levels to ensure you gain the language fluency and academic skills you need to succeed. [+]

This course provides the fastest and most effective route towards reaching your required English language level. It's specially designed to meet your individual learning needs, with five tailored study levels to ensure you gain the language fluency and academic skills you need to succeed.

Course features

As a highly engaged and hard-working student, you can expect to make rapid progress of up to one IELTS point per term through this intensive course. INTO students completing a term of Academic English in December 2017 made on average 0.8 of an IELTS band progress. Study 30 learning hours, with 25 hours of face-to-face contact, and 5 hours of teacher-supported online language development. Developed in partnership with Cambridge Assessment, tailored online assessment enables your progress to be accurately monitored. Benefit from interactive lessons and small class sizes. Free INTO "Get Ready for English" course available online pre-arrival. ... [-]

Academic English

INTO London
Campus Full time 3 - 12 months October 2018 United Kingdom London

An intensive academic English course to prepare you for your degree. Develop your knowledge, ability and confidence in a variety of skills that are essential for university study. [+]

The Academic English course provides the fastest and most effective route towards reaching your required English language level. The course is specially designed to ensure you gain the language fluency and academic skills you need to succeed at university.

Why apply for this course? Develop your English skills in all four core areas Develop key academic language skills Learn to communicate effectively in English What is special about the programme?

This intensive course offers 30 learning hours per week, which will consist of 25 hours of face-to-face learning and 5 hours of teacher-supported online language development. The programme will be personalised to your individual needs, with regular assessments to monitor your progress and ensure you stay on track.... [-]


Academic English Course

Illinois State University
Campus Full time 1 - 3 semesters January 2019 USA Normal

The Academic English program at INTO Illinois State University prepares international students, like you, for university study in the US. This academically rigorous program provides you with high-quality English language instruction and the academic skills to succeed at Illinois State. [+]

The Academic English program at INTO Illinois State University prepares international students, like you, for university study in the US. This academically rigorous program provides you with high-quality English language instruction and the academic skills to succeed at Illinois State.

Course features

What you'll learn:

Present spoken and written ideas accurately and effectively in English Write research papers with proper use of citations and references Read, understand and critically evaluate academic texts Understand and use vocabulary common to academic disciplines Take useful and accurate notes in academic lectures and presentations Understand US values in an academic setting Key course facts Course length: 1-3 Semesters Start dates: 2018: October; 2019: January, May, August; 2020: January, May, August; 2021: January, May Fees: From $3,250 Class hours: 12-16 hours per week Class size: 15 Award: You may progress to a Pathway program to a university degree program after achieving the language level required and meeting all other requirements. Course options: 1-Semester 2-Semester 3-Semester Entry requirements ... [-]

English Language Center / Conditional Admission

University of Denver
Campus Full time September 2019 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 [-]