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Learn a new language or start teaching yours to others. Join our online language and culture courses, which can be used for travel, business or pleasure.
Discover how very young children learn English as an additional language and how you can help them progress.
In the third Italian for Beginners course, learn how to talk about your daily life and your leisure activities.
In this sixth Italian for Beginners course, learn to book holiday accommodation and order a meal.
Learn to talk about daily life, what you do during the day and when things happen in the third Spanish for Beginners course.
This course for learners of English helps you with the language you need to find a job and successfully function in the workplace.
Look at lessons, courses and resources with this continuing professional development course for English language teachers.
Improve your English language skills by looking at the life and works of William Shakespeare and his enduring popularity.
Learn to speak, write and understand basic Dutch, with this free, three-week, introductory foreign language course.
Explore what it means to communicate in multiple languages in a variety of contexts, and discover your inner translator.
Learn what it means to be a TEFL or English Language Teacher, and start preparing for your first teaching job.
Learn how to introduce people, exchange information about them and talk about your family.
In the fifth Italian for Beginners course, learn to ask for information on trains and buy train tickets.
Learn how to describe people and what they wear, and talk about your family and home in the second Spanish for Beginners course.
Learn how to ask for directions, shop for clothes, and order food and drinks in the sixth Spanish for Beginners course.
Improve your English and prepare for tests, such as IELTS reading, writing, speaking and listening, with this free online course.
Find out about inspiring projects created by Chinese artists to address important social issues, with this free online course.
Explore Chinese history through the eyes of Western travellers, discoverers and missionaries, with this free online course.
Learn to speak, write and understand basic Norwegian, with this free, four-week, introductory foreign language course.
Learn to appreciate, adjust to, and work or study in different cultures, with this free online intercultural communication course.
Learn to speak, write and understand the second official language of the Netherlands with this free introductory language course.
This course for learners of English looks at British culture and examines English in use to help you improve your language skills.
Learn about central aspects of multilingualism in today's globalised societies, such as cognition, policies and education.
Explore Japanese subcultures and learn about their history from the 1970s to today.
Gain practical tools and theoretical insights to help dyslexic students learn second languages, with this free online course.
In the fourth Italian for Beginners course, learn to talk about your likes, dislikes and preferences.
Learn how to talk about your hobbies and free time, and your likes and dislikes in the fourth Spanish for Beginners course.
An introduction to some key concepts in the effective teaching and learning of languages.
Discover Hong Kong, its people, culture and customs with this free online course using 360° video and virtual reality.
Learn about the link between identity, culture and politics in the construction of contemporary Europe.
Build your confidence to use English effectively to teach subjects such as Maths, Science or History with this free online course.
Learn how to make phone calls, book accommodation, shop for food and get things done in the fifth Spanish for Beginners course.
Learn about the role of books in the relationship between the cultures of Japan and China, with this free online course.