Welkomen! Or welcome to the language courses in town. You might wish to learn a language exclusively for the thrill of mastering a new tongue or for career enhancement. Learning a language has a distinct advantage these days, especially when it comes to professional success. With the world becoming smaller, several jobs in the IT sector actually give preference to someone with basic familiarity with a language, say German or Mandarin. Some institutes even provide a crash course, Breville BDC450 review causing you to be proficient enough to originate a airport taxi or exchange pleasantries with your business counterparts. We give you a list of some institutes across Bangalore where you can learn a language.
Max Muller Bhavan
If you wish to learn German, the Goethe Institut at Max Mueller Bhavan offers several options, for freshies to advanced levels, from extensive to intensive and even super intensive courses. The off the shelf extensive course for freshies reaches to 10 weeks from Mon to Friday. Fees are Rs. 8, 000 plus extra for books and Cd albums. If you wish to take part in international examinations after your course the charges are separate. Next to your skin weekend courses available (Rs. 9, 000) that continue for 15 weeks. If you want to learn your German fast enough, then opt for a rigorous or partially intensive course. The material is the same. It’s just the length of the course that differs. It’s always fun to learn a language at the state run institute like this as its varied choice of programs and cultural activities reveals you to the language even more.
Alliance Française de Bangalore (Indo-French Cultural Centre)
If a rendezvous with the French language is what you seek, Alliance Francaise is the best destination for a go. Once again, being a cultural hub, your exposure levels to the French language and culture have reached their full capacity here. Classes can be obtained for freshies at the basic level for just two months, from Mon to Friday. You can start with the basic course and then move on to intermediate and advanced levels if you clear the assessments. Also, Alliance also has classes for audio French. Next to your skin centers in Koramangala and Banashankari. The basic course is available even as a weekend one. Total cost of the basic course is Rs. 3, 500.
Academy of English and Foreign Dialects
The Academy of English and Foreign Dialects has quite a huge repertoire with dialects ranging from French, German, Italian language, Spanish, Chinese, Japanese people etc. In total, they offer 21 years of age foreign dialects. The basic level course is of 80 hours duration with 40 hours in the class room and 40 hours of lab sessions, which are basically practicing and getting work done in the library. The course takes about 10 weeks to complete. Classes are held over the weekend (Friday and Sunday). The course claims to make you proficient in reading, writing, speaking and living and is open to anyone above 14 years. They take people in small batches, which is one of the biggest advantages of learning here. Each portion consists of four to five people and the attention given is quite personal. Next to your skin shorter courses available for professionals.