Part time Course in South America

Search 126 Part time Course Studies in South America

Master

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.

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.

Contact Schools Part time Course Studies in South America 2017

Read More

Portuguese Language Course in Brazil

Via Mundo
Campus Part time 2 - 48 weeks January 2018 Brazil São Luís

Study and learn Portuguese where it is best spoken in Brazil: São Luís do Maranhão. [+]

Part time Course Studies in South America 2017. What? Study and learn Portuguese where it is best spoken in Brazil: São Luís do Maranhão. Duration and Program Dates Our courses are focused on your needs. You can chose how long you want to study from a minimum of 2 up to 48 weeks. Why? According to estimates by UNESCO, Portuguese is one of the fastest-growing languages. In Latin America, Brazil is the major commercial partner for most of the countries. Several of our students have found jobs and career opportunities due to their knowledge of Portuguese. Who? In order to join a Portuguese language program, you must be at least 16 years-old. Knowledge of Portuguese is not required. How? Course Options GENERAL PORTUGUESE PROGRAMS (teenagers and adults) in different levels from Beginner to Advanced - for students who wish to learn/improve Portuguese for general communication in different contexts. PORTUGUESE FOR BUSINESS PROGRAMS - for students who already know the language but need specific preparation to a Portuguese-speaking work environment. CELPE-BRAS PREPARATION PROGRAM - for students who intend to take the CELPE-BRAS (Certificado de Proficiência em Língua Portuguesa para Estrangeiros) proficiency exam and hold an international certification in the language for work or study purposes. Classes start every first Monday of the month for complete beginners. At the first day of classes, you will take a placement test and will be placed according to your level of Portuguese. Classes take place in the morning shift, and during the afternoon you have... [-]

Course - Semester in Ecuador

Universidad Espiritu Santo
Campus 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,... [-]

Art, Architecture And Identity In Latin America

Pontificia Universidad Católica Argentina
Campus 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: [+]

Part time Course Studies in South America 2017. 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... [-]

Spanish for Foreigners

Universidad EAFIT
Campus Part time 2 - 4 weeks Open Enrollment Colombia Medellin

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... [-]

International Development Training and Internships

FSD - Foundation for Sustainable Development
Campus September 2017 Bolivia Cochabamba Uganda Kampala Kenya Nairobi Argentina Buenos Aires India Udaipur Nicaragua Managua + 8 more

FSD International Development Internships are an opportunity for students and young professionals to gain hands-on experience in sustainable development and insight into other cultures that can only be obtained through participating in the work on the ground. [+]

Part time Course Studies in South America 2017. FSD International Development Internships are an opportunity for students and young professionals to gain hands-on experience in sustainable development and insight into other cultures that can only be obtained through participating in the work on the ground. The internships are thoughtfully designed to help you build your career while having a lasting impact on the people in the community in which you serve. Our Development Internships have a strong emphasis on community ownership and follow the principles of Asset-Based Community Development. Interns receive extensive training in sustainable development principles and gain professional skills in project planning and budgeting, program evaluation, community assessment, and proposal writing. Interns apply their new and existing skill sets as they collaborate with their local colleagues on identifying, designing, and implementing a project to benefit the community. OVERVIEW All FSD International Development Internships begin months before an intern's arrival. FSD site teams work with our partner organizations in the community to help them identify priorities and develop internship descriptions. Prospective interns can apply to these specific descriptions after learning about these community development organizations. Once we receive an application, we begin work with our international teams to ensure you are a good match for the program - which includes an interview with our international site team and connecting you to materials that will help you prepare for your travel and internship abroad. When interns arrive in the field, FSD local site teams will lead an in-country orientation, providing... [-]

General Spanish Course

Universidad de La Sabana, Department of Foreign Languages and Cultures
Campus 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. [-]

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. [+]

Part time 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... [-]

Galápagos Islands Direct Enrollment - GAIAS

IES Abroad
Campus 1 semester August 2017 Ecuador Galapagos Islands

There’s a reason why many of the world’s most famous scientists have visited the Galápagos Islands—now it’s your turn to discover one of the world’s most beautiful and biologically diverse island locations. It’s here that you will get hands-on experience studying topics such as Biology, Ecology, Environmental Studies, Marine Ecology, and Sociology. [+]

Overview There’s a reason why many of the world’s most famous scientists have visited the Galápagos Islands—now it’s your turn to discover one of the world’s most beautiful and biologically diverse island locations. It’s here that you will get hands-on experience studying topics such as Biology, Ecology, Environmental Studies, Marine Ecology, and Sociology. This direct enrollment program is organized through the Galápagos Academic Institute for the Arts and Sciences (GAIAS), a remote campus of the Universidad San Francisco de Quito (USFQ) located on the island of San Cristóbal. Before you head to the Galápagos, the program will begin with a month in Quito, where you participate in an orientation, a course at USFQ Cumbayá campus, and course-related excursions. The remaining months are spent on San Cristóbal in the Galápagos Islands. Additional course-related excursions allow you to spend time in other locations, based on your course enrollment. Choose from courses in three tracks: Evolution, Ecology & Conservation Marine Ecology People, Politics & the Environment The Galápagos Islands and Quito will be your classroom. Witness the famous land iguanas and giant tortoises as you study the evolution of these unique species. Visit indigenous and traditional Andean communities to better understand the relationship between humans and their environment. Dive into the Pacific to get close to the marine life you learn about. We want you to feel at home in Quito and the Galápagos Islands, so we do everything we can to help you integrate into student life. From housing to cultural events,... [-]

English as a Second Language, (ESL)

English Training Lounge
Campus September 2017 United Arab Emirates Abu Dhabi Argentina Buenos Aires Colombia Bogotá Brazil Rio de Janeiro Chile Santiago Mexico Mexico City Dubai Thailand Bangkok China Beijing India Delhi Vietnam Hanoi Hong Kong Malaysia Kuala Lumpur Saudi Arabia Riyadh South Korea Seoul Shanghai Singapore Taiwan Taipei Japan Tokyo Indonesia Jakarta Spain Barcelona Germany Berlin Switzerland Bern + 38 more

Our English as a Second Language, (ESL) course is primarily for students with limited to moderate English experience who want to learn and develop their English skills. The over all aim of ESL programme is to develop and prepare and guild students to take their English abilities in whichever direction they want. [+]

Part time Course Studies in South America 2017. English as a Second Language, (ESL) English Training Lounge - The Professional's Choice Our English as a Second Language, (ESL) course is primarily for students with limited to moderate English experience who want to learn and develop their English skills. The over all aim of ESL programme is to develop and prepare and guild students to take their English abilities in whichever direction they want. This could be towards, IELTS, TOEFL, ESP or any other English pathway. The ESL programme focuses on developing the learner's English skills, such as: listening, speaking, reading, and writing. The programme centers around listening comprehension, speaking practice, reading, and intensive general vocabulary development. The ESL Programme is ideal for all wanting to develop or learn English as a Second Language. Course Overview As with all ETL courses, we offer flexible training times, including evenings and weekends if needed. The ETL English as a Second Language course follows a task and communicative based approach to teaching and learning. The programme requires the learner to discover English use and skills via tasks and communication between the trainer, other learners and the outside world, such as TV, music, reading authentic text and speaking. The ESL course focuses on General English study combined with English Skills: reading, writing, listening and speaking. Unlike many other ESL courses, English Training Lounge actively teaches grammar points, including parts of speech and tenses. Every element of our ESL course encourages the learner to actually use... [-]

Extension Course In Coolhunting - Trends, Consumption And Design

IED – Istituto Europeo di Design Sao Paulo
Campus Part time 48 hours April 2018 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. [+]

Part time 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... [-]

BridgePathways - Academic English Pathways

Bridge Education Group
Campus 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 + 16 more

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

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 you develop your English proficiency in the... [-]

Portuguese Language Instruction for Foreigners

Olinda School
Campus Open Enrollment Brazil Olinda

We offer regular courses in Portuguese Language Instruction for Foreigners in both group and private lessons, for beginner, intermediate, and advanced students. For the best learning experience, the group courses are limited to a maximum of 6 people per class, and class meets Monday through Friday. [+]

Part time Course Studies in South America 2017. Portuguese Language Instruction for Foreigners COURSE DESCRIPTION We offer regular courses in Portuguese Language Instruction for Foreigners in both group and private lessons, for beginner, intermediate, and advanced students. For the best learning experience, the group courses are limited to a maximum of 6 people per class, and class meets Monday through Friday. Private lessons are available for new or advanced students, and professionals who have a specific focus in either verbal or written communication, or in particular themes and vocabularies. Private lessons are perfect for people who have only a short time for language training. These classes also meet Monday through Friday. Non beginner students and private programs can start on any Monday. For absolute beginner, contact us to see the start dates. The course material is included. Group Instruction Group intensive 1: Students attend four 50-minute classes every weekday. In total, 20 classes per week. Group intensive 2: Students attend four 50-minute classes every morning, and two 50-minute classes every afternoon. In total, 30 classes per week. Private Instruction Private intensive 1: Students attend four 50-minute classes every weekday. In total, 20 classes per week. Private intensive 2: Students attend four 50-minute classes every morning, and two 50-minute classes every afternoon. In total, 30 classes per week. Private VIP: Students attend four 50-minute classes every morning, and two 50-minute classes during lunch with the instructor. After lunch, the student attends another four 50-minute classes in the afternoon. In total, 50... [-]

Portuguese Language and Culture

Dialogo - study in Brazil
Campus Part time 1 - 24 weeks Open Enrollment Brazil Salvador

The main objective of the course is to bring students to achieve good communication skills in Portuguese, with success. This means that not only will be taught the grammar and vocabulary, but also listening, reading, writing and oral production, whether in formal or colloquial contexts. An introduction to the Brazilian way of life, customs and social mores, politics and culture is also an important part of the... [+]

The main objective of the course is to bring students to achieve good communication skills in Portuguese, with success. This means that not only will be taught the grammar and vocabulary, but also listening, reading, writing and oral production, whether in formal or colloquial contexts. An introduction to the Brazilian way of life, customs and social mores, politics and culture is also an important part of the lessons. Classes are divided as follows: grammatical structures (25 %), understanding and writing (25 %), comprehension and oral production (30%) and technical vocabulary (20 %). This variety makes the most dynamic and fun classes as well as being an effective way to improve and enhance language skills. Lessons are always conducted in Portuguese, although all teachers are proficient in English and other languages. Student performance is evaluated according to the observation in the classroom as they are able to produce and understand the target language, as well as their commitment to learning and lessons. About the Teachers All teachers are Brazilians with a degree in Literature and Foreign Languages Vernacular. They receive special training for 4 months at the school in didactic teaching Portuguese as a foreign language (LPE). All of them speak English and some other languages like German, French, Spanish and Italian. The school also promotes an annual training program faculty through workshops and seminars. Student Profile In general, the school welcomes students from all over the world, and most from United States, Europe and Latin America. The reasons for learning... [-]

High School With Technical Administration

Escola de Formação Gerencial Sebrae - EFG
Campus 3 years March 2018 Brazil Belo Horizonte

It is a school of medium + technical education in management, focusing on entrepreneurship and management, which prepares students to undertake their future. [+]

Part time Course Studies in South America 2017. It is a school of medium + technical education in management, focusing on entrepreneurship and management, which prepares students to undertake their future. The selection process is annual with admission for students entering the 1st year of high school. STRUCTURAL PROJECTS Mentoring project (1 YEAR): It provides the first contact with the business world, allowing the student to assimilate the basic concepts of management and entrepreneurship. This experience is made possible through meetings with entrepreneurs, technical visits and interdisciplinary activities. Simulated company (2nd YEAR): Education technology tool, internationally known as Practice Firms or Virtual Enterprise, which allows you to associate the theories of management to the practice of business activities in a simulated virtual market, linked to a network of 7,500 Simulated Enterprises present on five continents. Showcase Project (3rd YEAR): Methodology that extends the vision of development and entrepreneurial attitude, from the preparation of a business plan. Its interdisciplinary nature involves disciplines such as Marketing, Economics, Finance and Accounting, among others, and allows the student to turn a business opportunity into a viable enterprise under the economic, financial perspective and market. Internship (3rd YEAR): Mandatory character, allows the consolidation of entrepreneurial vision and management tools, to create opportunities for the student to develop a plan of action in view of the needs of a particular business sector in which it operates. Business Diagnosis: accomplished through technical visits, characterized by the identification of problems, causes and organizational symptoms. Experience also allows for... [-]