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Best Online Courses in Linguistics 2019

An online course allows students to pursue their studies whenever and wherever they have an internet connection. This type of program is an excellent way to advance an education and improve credentials.

So what is an online course in linguistics? This type of program involves the scientific study of language. It might include a wide variety of subjects, including syntax and sentence structure; phonetics, phonology and speech sounds; or neurolinguistics and cognitive language processes. Students might study how language relates to culture, history, and society, or they can learn about how to teach or learn languages. Some courses may focus on teaching a specific foreign language, such as Spanish, French, or English.

Those who pursue a linguistics class may find a number of advantages from doing so. For one, a linguistics course can often help a student boost proficiency in the languages he or she speaks or is learning. For another, linguistics courses can help students hone their critical thinking, communications, and analysis skills.

Those who are thinking about taking a course in linguistics should be sure to remember that costs vary from situation to situation. Contact your chosen institution in order to receive financial information that is detailed, accurate, and up to date.

A wide variety of careers can be pursued with a class in linguistics. Students may go on to work as translators, interpreters, teachers, or other language professionals. They might also choose to continue their education and enter linguistic research. Some graduates go to work for government agencies, educational bodies, multinational organizations, or in other contexts where knowledge of language is useful.

If you would like to pursue a class in linguistics, then you have a variety of options available to you. To get started, simply 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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E-Careers

Learn powerful, advanced behavioural modification techniques for rapid and effective results with this Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP) – Level 4 Practitioner course. ... [+]

What are the objectives of this course?

This course is delivered by one of two Master NLP Practitioners in Europe, David Key, and it will help you to come up with solutions in your life to a wide range of complex problems and situations.

Introduction to NLP Presuppositions of NLP Conscious and Unconscious Mind Sensory Acuity & Rapport Representational Systems & Eye Accessing Cues SMART Goal Setting NLP Present Goal Setting Temporal Interpolation Practicing Interpolation Copying and Pasting Keyframes Creating a Loop & Changing the Animation Speed Advanced Anchoring Emotional Freedom with Anchoring Intro to Neurolinguistics & Chunking Who is it intended for? ... [-]
United Kingdom UK Online Slough
Open Enrollment
Part-time
Online
E-Careers

Gain an understanding of the essential concepts behind Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP) with this introductory course into this method of influencing the brain’s behavi ... [+]

What are the objectives of this course?

The course is delivered by David Key, who is one of two Master NLP Practitioners in Europe. He will run you through how to influence the brain’s behaviour through the use of language and other types of communication.

Introduction to NLP Presuppositions of NLP (Empowering beliefs which could move you to action and get you unstuck) Conscious and Unconscious Mind (understand why your unconscious mind is where it’s happening and how to tap into your creative genius)

NLP has been proven to help individuals and organisations in the following areas:

Treating phobias, depression and OCD. Stress management Self-belief Assertiveness and confidence Empathy, ethical and moral considerations Effectiveness and productivity Better communication Customer service and sales Interviewing and appraisals Who is it intended for? ... [-]
United Kingdom UK Online Slough
Open Enrollment
Part-time
Online
University of Wroclaw - Online Studies

This course is addressed to students, who are interested in the language of inhabitants of ancient Mesopotamia, but who never had an opportunity to learn Akkadian grammar ... [+]

Introduction to cuneiform writing system

This course is addressed to students, who are interested in the language of inhabitants of ancient Mesopotamia, but who never had any opportunity to learn Akkadian grammar or cuneiform script. During this course students will work with a short textual fragment written in cuneiform, transliterating, and translating it, as well as writing their own basic grammar edition of this text. While working on this task, students can discuss all matters on the discussion forum, as well as ask teacher these, questions, that remained unanswered by classmates.

Course level outcomes Students will properly recognize ca. 50 cuneiform signs Students will apply basics of Akkadian grammar (noun, adjective, prepositions, tenses, and stems of verb) to properly identify forms of words in given text Students will translate short textual fragment from Akkadian into English Passing grade requirements Active participation in forum discussion (at least 80% of points available must be awarded) Properly edited cuneiform text fragment (including transliteration, translation, and grammar edition, at least 60% of points available must be awarded) Duration ... [-]
Poland Wrocław
October 2019
Full-time
1 semester
Online