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A course refers to a specialized study program. It usually takes place on campus but can be delivered online. Courses are popular for people who want to get specific knowledge in one subject.

Les cours peuvent varier de beaucoup en longueur. Certains cours à plein temps dure quelques semaines et d'autres quelques années. Certains cours à temps partiel peuvent même durer plus longtemps.

The nations of South America offer a powerful experience rich with distinguished architecture, style of cooking, pottery, and dancing. With a past steeped in folklore, studying in South America will allow you to indulge in a culture that have prevailed for ages.

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Entrepreneurship Center And Internationalization

Ibmec
Campus March 2018 Brazil Rio de Janeiro

Entrepreneurship and Internationalisation Centre is a set of cells and projects that give the student Ibmec an environment to exercise their skills and abilities, with freedom and autonomy. [+]

Best Course Studies in South America 2017. CIS Entrepreneurship and Internationalisation Centre is a set of cells and projects that give the student Ibmec an environment to exercise their skills and abilities, with freedom and autonomy. It is a testing center that moves the walls between the market and the gym. The ERC welcomes students already from the first half to work adaptability and leadership teams forming and managing the cells. We start from the blank sheet to form the protagonists of the world. The student also has the possibility to add value to their education building an international experience. Agreements signed with educational institutions in 20 countries offer exchanges and partnerships that empower students with new experiences aligned to what happens in the universe. junior companies In Ibmec, the student refines professional skills in direct contact with business processes. theoretical and practical knowledge to write your professional history. social entrepreneurship Undertake a connected planet causing a positive impact on reality. The Social Ibmec is a nonprofit organization that develops socio-entrepreneurial projects with an emphasis on poor communities of Rio de Janeiro, seeing possibilities, acting and allowing progress. internationalization Educate with excellence in a borderless world means empowering professionals to work across the globe. Ibmec is part of DeVry Education Group, one of the world's largest, with headquarters in Chicago and 85 years old. The participation of an international provider is more a connection in the training of our students now have an expanded range of international benefits. Products and... [-]

Course - Semester in Ecuador

Universidad Espiritu Santo
Campus Full time 1 semester September 2017 Ecuador Guayaquil

Students in the Semester in Ecuador Program have the opportunity to learn, practice and perfect their Spanish language skills during their time at UEES. We offer six levels of Spanish language instruction, and two content focused levels of for those with advanced skills. Students are placed in the appropriate course according to their demonstrated level. [+]

What Can I Study? Classes International students are permitted to take a maximum of 5 courses (15 credits) per semester. These can be made up in any one of the following 4 ways – Studies in English, Spanish Language Classes, Studies in Spanish, Service Learning – but a combination of some or all is usual. Studies in english A wide range of subjects at UEES are taught in English, enabling international students that do not have a high proficiency in Spanish to keep on track with their majors while also working on their language skills. While the largest selection of courses are in the areas of Business, Finance and Marketing, there is sufficient choice to enable students of most disciplines to take a full-time load for a semester or academic year. Spanish language classes Students in the Semester in Ecuador Program have the opportunity to learn, practice and perfect their Spanish language skills during their time at UEES. We offer six levels of Spanish language instruction, and two content focused levels of for those with advanced skills. Students are placed in the appropriate course according to their demonstrated level. Studies in Spanish Students who demonstrate a high degree of proficiency in Spanish may enroll in courses in one or more of the following colleges: Architecture and Civil Engineering Communications and Marketing Law, Politics and Development Liberal Arts and Education Economics and Business Management Tourism, Hotel Management and Culinary Arts Computer Systems, Telecommunications and Electronics Medical Sciences Languages (Italian, French, Japanese,... [-]

Course Saperfare Furniture Design

IED – Istituto Europeo di Design Rio de Janeiro
Campus Part time 240 hours March 2018 Brazil Rio de Janeiro

The furniture design course is a practical experience of creating furniture, covering all the necessary process, with occasional interventions of professionals from different areas and encouraging interaction between students. [+]

Best Course Studies in South America 2017. THIS PROGRAM IS IN PORTUGUESE Taught 2nd Panel of Furniture Design Start Date: March Lessons: Monday and Wednesday - 19h30 to 22h30 + 10 Saturday - 10h to 17h Hours: 240 hours Portuguese language Practical experience of creating furniture, covering all osprocessos production, with professional interventions in various areas, stimulating interaction between students. DESCRIPTION AND OBJECTIVES The furniture design course is a practical experience of creating furniture, covering all the necessary process, with occasional interventions of professionals from different areas and encouraging interaction between students. The projects will be developed in collaboration with MMM (My Mobile Madeira), Company's sustainable furniture industry founded in 2006, segment hitherto unheard of in Brazil. According to an agreed briefing with the company, the student will develop a project starting from the observation of users to define the needs, frame the problem and find a solution. Following the manufacturing methods compatible with the reality and seeking to enrich them with new experiences, techniques and materials. The course provides a laboratory for manufacturing and testing of the prototypes during the development of the project and in collaboration with the MMM, a final prototype will be developed. This is an exercise in developing ideas, concepts and solutions for a new way of thinking about furniture. Along the way, students develop a product and mainly go a process for producing creative solutions applicable to more complex future challenges. TARGET AUDIENCE Students and professionals from the fields of design, architecture and related... [-]

Art, Architecture And Identity In Latin America

Pontificia Universidad Católica Argentina
Campus Full time 1 semester February 2018 Argentina Buenos Aires

Spiritual geography of America exhibits a rich and deep, extraordinary density both for the variety of its original components as the results of their merger. That is why, if I had to highlight just one among the many features of such a profile it should be undoubtedly miscegenation: [+]

THE COURSE Spiritual geography of America exhibits a rich and deep, extraordinary density both for the variety of its original components as the results of their merger. That is why, if I had to highlight just one among the many features of such a profile it should be undoubtedly miscegenation: mixture of races, languages, mythologies; mixing of religions, philosophies, political systems, economic practices, social orders; mix of scientific and esoteric knowledge, technologies, gastronomy, arts and letters, architectures. Miscegenation of cultures. This is an introductory course in art and architecture, especially designed for students from other academic areas so it is not necessary to have previous knowledge on the subject. In each class will try to learn to "read" the works and to understand through analysis behind what we see: how the work was generated, in that context was thought, what ideas represents, what is the personal story of its author and much more. We will have a weekly 3-hour class is divided into two parts (with a coffee break of 15 minutes). During the semester we will make two visits to museums, between the hours of class. The evaluation system is structured in two midterms (multiple choice) and a final test that students undertake in the last two weeks of the course. PROGRAM 1. Pre-Columbian Mesoamerican cultures: Olmec, Teotihuacan, Zapotec, Mixtec, Maya, Toltec, Aztec. 2. Pre-Columbian Cultures in America Andina: Chavin, Nazca, Paracas, Tiahuanaco, Mochica, Chimu, Inca. 3. Colonial period: the Mexican Baroque (Mexico, Puebla, Oaxaca). Baroque Peru (Lima, Cusco,... [-]

Course in Spanish in Argentina

Kulturstudier
Campus Full time 1 semester January 2018 Argentina Buenos Aires

In Buenos Aires we offer spanish studies on three levels, from beginners to advanced. In addition to Spanish, you choose one of the following topics; History of philosophy with environmental philosophy, Spanish american literature or Corporate Social Responsibility - CSR. The studies are offered in collaboration with Universidad Nacional de San Martin. [+]

Best Course Studies in South America 2017. Course in Spanish in Argentina Study location: Buenos Aires, Argentina In Buenos Aires we offer spanish studies on three levels, from beginners to advanced. In addition to Spanish, you choose one of the following topics; History of philosophy with environmental philosophy, Spanish american literature or Corporate Social Responsibility - CSR. The studies are offered in collaboration with Universidad Nacional de San Martin. We help you to choose the level of Spanish Beginner - Spanish 1 and pre-course Intermediate - Spanish 1 Advanced - Spanish 2 The Spanish accounts for half of the semester. Additional courses: Spanish makes up half of the semester. You select among the following courses to make a full time semester (30 ECTS credits): Corporate Social Responsibility Spanish American Literature History of Philosophy with environmental philosophy Argentinian history Combinations These are combinations you can choose from: Spanish When you learn Spanish in a Spanish speaking country the course literature and the use of the new language is a part of everyday life. With a little initiative and determination, you learn to speak the language fluently. Seminar Teaching is done in groups of four to six students, organized so that the students can practice the language both orally and in writing. As part of the course you will also visit local organizations. Grammar classes are mainly lectures in Spanish and English. The lecturer is for the moment Norwegian. The most important part of the study is probably the time you spend... [-]

Extension Course In Coolhunting - Trends, Consumption And Design

IED – Istituto Europeo di Design Sao Paulo
Campus Part time 48 hours April 2017 Brazil São Paulo

The course aims to develop the spirit of observation and perception applied to the analysis of Coolhunting and present the work methodology for research and trend analysis transmitting a fairly broad view of the subject and the marketing context where they apply. [+]

THIS PROGRAM IS IN PORTUGUESE Taught The course aims to develop the spirit of observation and perception applied to the analysis of Coolhunting and present the work methodology for research and trend analysis transmitting a fairly broad view of the subject and the marketing context where they apply. Starts: September Finish: November Weekdays: 2nd and 6th fairs Time: 19h-23h Hours: 48 hours Goal: Enable the student to plan and execute research trends based on Coolhunting methodology and focused on their market interest. Stimulate the sensitivity and interpretive ability of the student, using semiotics of knowledge, design and multidisciplinary approaches. Audience: The course has practical application to strategic areas of professionals (planning, branding, positioning, segmentation, style) and also more tactical areas (design, development, procurement, execution, etc.). Scenario: In an increasingly globalized, massified and standardized market, know the trends is a way of seeking differentiation, update or even innovation. Demand for preferences research services is growing, mainly by its strategic character, which makes it possible to anticipate and differential standards for products, services and brands. Contents: - The contemporary setting and research trends - Trends: theoretical definitions and applications to the market - Anthropology of consumption: manifestations and meanings - The semiotic method: how to interpret signs and trends - diffusion processes of a trend - Research methodology: the coolhunting - urban safaris and immersions practices - Changing trends in strategies Quorum: The formation of classes and the beginning of the courses depend on quorum, to ensure the best experience for all... [-]

Program Of Argentine And Latin American Studies (peal)

University of Belgrano
Campus Part time 15 weeks February 2018 Argentina Buenos Aires

This program fifteen-week semester has a rich and varied range of courses in: economics, history, political theory, sociology, art, literature, cultural studies, economics and ethics that introduce foreign students to issues specific to the region. Designed for undergraduate students, courses meet twice a week, ninety minutes, and add a total charge sixty hours professorship. [+]

Best Course Studies in South America 2017. This program fifteen-week semester has a rich and varied range of courses in: economics, history, political theory, sociology, art, literature, cultural studies, economics and ethics that introduce foreign students to issues specific to the region. Designed for undergraduate students, courses meet twice a week, ninety minutes, and add a total charge sixty hours professorship. courses (PALAS 260) Tango Dance (PEAL 262) Latin American Cultural Studies (PEAL 264) Latin American Cinema (PEAL 302) Contemporary Argentine Art (PEAL 312) twentieth century Latin American History (PEAL 321) Latin American Literature (PEAL 322) Argentina Literature (PEAL 369) Economic History of Latin America (PEAL 372) Argentina Economic policy (PEAL 400) Latin America and the global economy (not offered in 2016) (PEAL 420) Gender Studies in Latin America (PEAL 430) Argentine Cultural Studies (PEAL 442) Narratives of the monstrous in Latin America (PEAL 454) Latin American Societies: Social Movements (2016 PROVIDES NO 2) (PEAL 490) Advice tesina Courses OUT OF CATALOGUE (PEAL 330) Argentine Cultural Studies (PEAL 331) Tango, expression of Buenos Aires (PEAL 345) Argentina, open society (PEAL 346) Latin American Political Thought (PEAL 350) Ethics (PEAL 370) Argentina Economic History (PEAL 373) Social Economy in Latin America (PEAL 444) urban Ficiones: Latin American cities (PEAL 455) Political systems: Latin American populism Spanish and Portuguese area in PEAL Courses Spanish and Portuguese Program of Argentine and Latin American Studies are intended to promote proper performance of students in their language proficiency in a foreign language. The courses meet... [-]

General Spanish Course

Universidad de La Sabana, Department of Foreign Languages and Cultures
Campus Full time 1 - 24 weeks Open Enrollment Colombia Chia

General Spanish Course. Schedule: Monday to Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 m. (intensive), Monday to Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 m. (regular), Regular: 15 hours weekly [+]

General Spanish Course Schedule - Monday to Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 m. (intensive) - Monday to Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 m. (regular) - Regular: 15 hours weekly / Intensiva: 20 hours weekly Includes: - One (1) cultural outing a week - Two (2) hours of Latin dancing a week - Unlimited use of the “Studium” resource center - Unlimited access to the “Virtual Sabana” virtual platform - Material for classes - Placement test - Certificate of completion of course with number of hours, dates attended, and level completed. ADDED VALUE SERVICES There is one cultural outing and a 2-hour Latin dancing class each week for students, free of charge. Special cultural outings may have additional costs. The University offers a portfolio of additional extracurricular courses with special prices for our Spanish students. These activities take place in the afternoons. Students have access to all the facilities and services of Universidad de La Sabana. [-]

BridgePathways - Academic English Pathways

Bridge Education Group
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Denver Bangor Columbus Grand Junction Philadelphia Purchase Springfield Saint Paul Church Argentina Buenos Aires Chile Santiago Brazil São Paulo East Village Costa Rica San José Spain Barcelona + 17 more

The BridgePathways Academic English program is a comprehensive, in-depth course designed to help you succeed in the U.S. university classroom. [+]

Best Course Studies in South America 2017. BridgePathways - Academic English Pathways The BridgePathways Academic English program is a comprehensive, in-depth course designed to help you succeed in the U.S. university classroom. This program is offered at 9 locations, 8 of which are on university campuses. Top 3 reasons to choose Bridge: On-Campus: Our Academic English Program is available on-campus for degree-seeking students, so you can quickly immerse yourself in campus life. We have 8 U.S. university partners in 7 different states: Capital University in Ohio; Colorado Mesa University in Colorado; Concordia University, St. Paul in Minnesota; Husson University in Maine; Manhattanville College in New York; Metropolitan State University of Denver in Colorado; Philadelphia University in Pennsylvania; and Western New England University in Massachusetts. Conditional Admission: Degree-seeking students can qualify for conditional admission to our university partners, which is acceptance based on the completion of an Academic English Program. Our university partners also offer TOEFL and IELTS waivers to students who successfully complete the Academic English program. Comprehensive Support: Our multi-lingual staff are experts at supporting international students and have been providing guidance for more than 25 years. From our first call to your graduation, Bridge will be with you every step of the way. Our Program Advisors will take the time to understand your needs and provide personalized advice.
 ACADEMIC READINESS As a student in our BridgePathways Academic English program, you'll acquire the necessary English language skills to succeed in an academic environment. Our curriculum is designed to help... [-]

Spanish for Foreigners

Universidad EAFIT
Campus Full time Part time 2 - 4 weeks Open Enrollment Colombia Medellin + 1 more

A warm welcome awaits international students at Universidad EAFIT in Medellin. People come from all over the world seeking [+]

WELCOME! ¡BIENVENIDO! A warm welcome awaits international students at Universidad EAFIT in Medellin. People come from all over the world seeking a place to learn Spanish at an affordable price and in a comfortable environment; a place where beauty and excellence come together. UNIVERSIDAD EAFIT It is a private University well known in Colombia for its faculties in Management, Engineering, Science and Humanities. With over 12,000 students, the campus offers different environments for learning and recreation. The University has an infrastructure that supports research as well as education and cultural activities. The Founders Auditorium, Lab Center and the “Luis Echavarria Villegas” modern library, greatly reflect EAFIT´s determination to establish itself as a center of knowledge and culture in the city. In fact, EAFIT´s Symphonic Orchestra and art exhibits show how it contributes to the development of arts in Colombia as a whole. The University´s place in cultural and social progress has fostered the creation of new academic spaces that respond to Colombian needs within our globalized world. Consequently, it has opened branches in Bogotá, Pereira and Llanogrande, offering graduate and continuing education programs, research and consulting services known for their academic excellence. EAFIT LANGUAGE CENTER Founded in 1991, the Language Center is an important part of Universidad EAFIT and responds to its commitment to Colombian society. It offers high quality language programs that provide students with an optimal learning environment. In addition to its Spanish Program, the Language Center offers English, German, Japanese, French, Italian, Portuguese, Mandarin and in the... [-]

Workshop In Big Data-co

Universidad del Rosario - Summer School
Campus Full time 35 hours January 2018 Colombia Bogotá

The main objective of the workshop is to promote the creation of a community interested in Big Data, including academic, industrial and government sectors. Big Data-CO will bring together students, researchers, teachers and industry experts and the public sector interested in Big Data from different perspectives and experiences. [+]

Best Course Studies in South America 2017. The main objective of the workshop is to promote the creation of a community interested in Big Data, including academic, industrial and government sectors. Big Data-CO will bring together students, researchers, teachers and industry experts and the public sector interested in Big Data from different perspectives and experiences. The workshop program includes poster sessions in which researchers will have the opportunity to present the results of their latest research. Hours: Monday to Friday 9 am to 4 pm Location: Universidad del Rosario, Bogota - Colombia Time Intensity: 35 hours Offer Type: Workshop certificate issued Spanish Language Investment: COP $ 2,200,000 June 5 to June 9 as 2017 Faculty of Natural Sciences and Mathematics and Faculty of Economics General objective Promote the creation of a community interested in Big Data and its applications in multiple disciplines. GOALS - Facilitate interaction of actors from academia, industry and the public sector interested in Big Data and applications. - Create a forum for discussion on issues of Big Data in which different actors have the opportunity to present their experiences. - To create a space in which young researchers to present the results of their research on issues related to Big Data. - Facilitate learning tools used in Big Data. Addressed to Students and professionals in natural sciences, economics, mathematics, engineering, computer science. People interested in Big Data and applications belonging to multiple areas of knowledge and experience. [-]

Undergraduate Course -Systems Engineering

EAN University
Campus Full time January 2018 Colombia Bogotá

COMPETENCIES TO BE DEVELOPED BY THE STUDENT: Understand and manage the impact of Systems Engineering with the purpose of solving problems within a social and global context. [+]

Undergraduate Course -Systems Engineering 

COMPETENCIES TO BE DEVELOPED BY THE STUDENT

1. Understand and manage the impact of Systems Engineering with the purpose of solving problems within a social and global context.

2. Understand, analyze and develop in practice effective solutions for problems related to computing infrastructure, networks and information systems.

3. Be entrepreneur, work as a team, learn on a permanent basis, and communicate effectively.

4. Make decisions in today's environment taking into account professional considerations and society needs within an ethical context.

5. Act ethically and with social responsibility towards different social, cultural, economic and political realities.... [-]


Finance and Accounting for the Nonfinancial Executive

Stanford Graduate School of Business
Campus Part time 1 week April 2017 USA Stanford Singapore Santa Cruz United Arab Emirates Dubai Argentina Buenos Aires Brazil São Paulo + 9 more

The course covers the core concepts of both finance and accounting, including terminology and assumptions, valuation, financial statements, and distinguishing income from cash flow. [+]

Income statement, balance sheet, cash flow, ratio, variable, EVA, LIFO, FIFO — for many executives, the terms of accounting and finance seem like a foreign language. What do these terms mean and how do they relate to your role in your organization? How do your decisions affect your organization’s profitability? Most important, how can you utilize these concepts to become a greater asset to your company? Content OverviewFinance and Accounting for the Nonfinancial Executive has been carefully crafted by leading faculty to eliminate the mystery behind the numbers and to help executives become informed and strategic users of accounting and financial data. The course covers the core concepts of both finance and accounting, including terminology and assumptions, valuation, financial statements, and distinguishing income from cash flow. The curriculum examines specific accounting methods and demonstrates how these choices affect earnings. Participants learn how to analyze financial reports, identify trends, and study competitors. Key takeaways :- Frameworks and tools for understanding the concepts, terms, and techniques of accounting and finance - Broad overview of the emerging global marketplace and the role your company plays within it - Insight from leading faculty and financial and accounting experts who can translate complex theory into practical, understandable terms ... [-]


Course - Environmental History and Nature in Brazil

UniEVANGÉLICA
Campus 3 weeks March 2018 Brazil Goiás

At the end of the module, the students should be able to: Understand the role of nature and society issues in shaping Brazilian History.
 Have acquired basic knowledge about the different [+]

Course - Environmental Story and Nature in Brazil 

OBJECTIVES:

At the end of the module, the students should be able to:


Understand the role of nature and society issues in shaping Brazilian History.
 Have acquired basic knowledge about the different Brazilian ecosystems.  Understand the basic characteristics about Brazilian Savannas and Rainforest, and recognize the differences between them.
 Understand how different natural and demographic factors may shape the History of forest devastation.
 Understand the concept of sustainable development and the different ways through which it may be accomplished.
 Understand the processes that may drive development policies to cause environmental conflicts and how these conflicts may be dealt with both from preventive and restorative perspectives. Understand the interactions between Health and Environment in tropical settings. Understand the specific Health issues affecting riverside populations living near the riverside in the Amazon. ... [-]

French - General Language Skills

Eurocentres - Language schools
Campus Full time 2 - 52 weeks September 2017 France Paris La Rochelle Amboise Switzerland Lausanne United Kingdom London Cambridge Brighton Bournemouth Germany Berlin Ireland Dublin Malta Sliema South Africa Cape Town Italy Florence USA Miami New York San Diego East Lansing Spain Madrid Sevilla Barcelona Valencia Japan Kanagawa Canada Toronto Vancouver New Zealand Auckland Argentina Buenos Aires Peru Cusco China Beijing Australia Brisbane Southport Melbourne Perth Sydney Australian Capital Territory Russia Moscow St. Petersburg + 52 more

Deepen your knowledge of the language and develop your confidence. This programme will enable you to further practice your language skills [+]

General Language Skills

Deepen your knowledge of the language and develop your confidence. This programme will enable you to further practice your language skills, especially speaking and writing. There will also be an opportunity to work on grammar points and pronunciation issues you have difficulty with.

Language Level: 0-9 (A1-C1)

Focus: General language training

Duration (in weeks): 2-52

Max. Class Size: 14

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