Filter list arrow-down
Results for #foreign-languages Clear search  ×

How do I sell my General Bachelor of Arts to future employers?

I am studying both German and Spanish right now in university. I know that language abilities are helpful to a variety of jobs, but if an employer isn't hiring a job that specifically asks for language skills, how to I make myself still seem applicable? #language #foreign-languages #german...

#hiring #spanish

1

Jaron Hightower-Mills’s Avatar
Active Apr 22 at 18:47

1 answers

Posted by Loren V.’s Avatar Loren V.
Jaron Hightower-Mills’s Avatar
Jaron Hightower-Mills | Higher Education Administration and International Education Specialist Loren, First, congratulations on working on your language skills. Second, it ...

Will taking a Spanish course in college really help me with my future career in psychology?

The school I want to go to requires that I take a Spanish course. #spanish #foreign-languages #psychology...

#college

2

Linda Ann Robinson, Ph.D.’s Avatar William Ortiz’s Avatar
Active Apr 14 at 17:42

2 answers

Posted by Brittany S.’s Avatar Brittany S.
Linda Ann Robinson, Ph.D.’s Avatar
Linda Ann Robinson, Ph.D. | Industrial-Organizational Psychology & HR Consulting Learning a second language and becoming fluent in it will serve ...

How much would college in a foreign country affect my academics?

I had a friend who was a foreign-exchange student in my high school and I would love to go to college in her country. Their culture and customs are very intriguing to me and I would love to have firsthand experience but wouldn't want to if I would have too many issues learning. I would be...

#environmental-science #foreign-exchange #foreign-languages

3

Vernon Turner’s Avatar Eliza Hall’s Avatar Jennifer Haden’s Avatar
Active Jan 10 at 12:13

3 answers

Posted by Katherine S.’s Avatar Katherine S.
Vernon Turner’s Avatar
Vernon Turner | Independent Writing and Editing Professional Since education, especially science education, in the United States is experiencing ...

If i'm planning on majoring in Russian Language, should I accompany it with a minor since it would better suite a job. For example, a major in Russian Language and a minor in Economics.

I'm asking because my passion for the Russian language, culture and country is beyond the surface. Ive internalized the Russian spirit. Where I find it difficult is what job could solely a Russian major achieve. To accompany it with a Economics would seem more logical. I have also thought of a...

#russian #foreign-languages #orthodoxy

2

Nicole S.’s Avatar David Briggs’s Avatar
Active May 08 at 21:48

2 answers

Posted by Mason M.’s Avatar Mason M.
Nicole S.’s Avatar
Nicole S. | Multilingual Technical Analyst that develops projects to streamline ... I'm a linguaphile at heart as well. I double-majored in Spanish/French ...

What are other job options I can consider from knowing another language?

I have been learning Korean for a few years, and I am planning to continue my studies in college to get to the level of fluency. Are there any jobs other than teaching English in Korea that I can consider? #foreign-languages #language #foreign-language...

#korean

1

Kerry Dioneda’s Avatar
Active Jul 30 at 10:08

1 answers

Posted by Tamyko G.’s Avatar Tamyko G.
Kerry Dioneda’s Avatar
Kerry Dioneda | Manager, Program/Project Management In addition to furthering your studies in Korean, consider a degree ...

Does anyone know a better way to study a foreign language by yourself?

i am trying to learn enough Japanese to be able to take the AP exam for it and I'm not sure if there's a good way for me to learn it. I've watched several videos about kanji and know the basics for grammar, but is there a more efficient way? #foreign-languages #japanese #online-learning...

#self-improvement

1

Jennifer Jortner Cassidy’s Avatar
Active Feb 15 at 11:32

1 answers

Posted by Alicia F.’s Avatar Alicia F.
Jennifer Jortner Cassidy’s Avatar
Jennifer Jortner Cassidy | Passionate Learning & Development Professional, Dedicated to Client ... Hi Alicia,I can't speak specifically to Japanese, but I am also ...

Is it better to minor in French?

I am already fluent in Spanish, but have only taken French in high school. #french #college-minor #spanish...

#foreign-languages

1

Alice Bekombo’s Avatar
Active Mar 19 at 09:59

1 answers

Posted by Jasminne V.’s Avatar Jasminne V.
Alice Bekombo’s Avatar
Alice Bekombo | Marketing Communications Manager Hi Jasminne,In the business world, the more languages you know, the ...

What does one do with a Japanese major?

I really want to study Japanese -- it's been a passion of mine for a long time. The only problem is, I only know two jobs that I can do with that major, that being translation and a teacher. Neither of which sound like my cup of tea, so what other options do I have? #japanese #foreign-languages...

#future-careers #job

1

David Goldstein’s Avatar
Active Mar 27 at 13:28

1 answers

Posted by Emily F.’s Avatar Emily F.
David Goldstein’s Avatar
David Goldstein | Automotive Professional, Japanese Language, Business & Culture Professional Emily, it is great that you want to study Japanese. Japan ...

What can you do with a Spanish major?

I'm in high school, heading off to college soon, and wondering what jobs I would be able to get with a major in #spanish. I'd love to hear what you for a living after majoring or minoring in Spanish in college! #foreign-languages #language #languages...

#college-major

2

JENNA ZEBROWSKI’s Avatar Joel Volkert’s Avatar
Active May 29 at 09:27

2 answers

Posted by Lindsey D.’s Avatar Lindsey D.
JENNA ZEBROWSKI’s Avatar
JENNA ZEBROWSKI | Bilingual JD/MBA with compliance and regulatory experience and ... Your job selection isn't necessarily limited by your major, especially if ...

What do you need to take for gsce to be a language translator

That is what i want to be when i grow up #language #translation...

#foreign-languages

2

Laurent Kahl’s Avatar Chris Allegretta’s Avatar
Active Feb 09 at 11:48

2 answers

Posted by Hannah D.’s Avatar Hannah D.
Laurent Kahl’s Avatar
Laurent Kahl | MuIti-lingual International/Domestic Business Development Sales Manager -EXPORT/IMPORT Consultant- ... Hello Hannah: You can research translation-interpretation companies near where you live ...

What should I do to work in an embassy abroad?

I want to travel the world and help people for the rest of my life, thus I think that working in an American embassy in foreign countries would be perfect for me. I currently plan on majoring in International Relations and minoring in Spanish (I am already conversationally fluent). Is this a...

#foreign-service #travel #embassy #ambassador #foreign-languages

3

Susan Waldau’s Avatar B.K. Bolden’s Avatar Monica Züsli’s Avatar
Active Aug 01 at 10:41

3 answers

Posted by Piper W.’s Avatar Piper W.
Susan Waldau’s Avatar
Susan Waldau | Vice President Global Account Management at Great ambition and good plan! While you attend college, try to ...

What do you recommend for self-study over the summer for a Japanese major?

I have been immersing myself further in Japanese media and I bought the first Genki textbook. I have taken a year online and have been studying on my own as well. I know a great deal of vocabulary, but I am weak in grammar and kanji. Do you have any recommendations for media, online sources, or...

#translation #foreign-languages #studying-tips #language #japanese

2

Rainer Mager’s Avatar David Goldstein’s Avatar
Active Dec 01 '17 at 09:41

2 answers

Posted by Jesse U.’s Avatar Jesse U.
Rainer Mager’s Avatar
Rainer Mager | Technical Program Manager at Google I lived in Japan for more than 20 years and studying ...

What environmental engineering fields incorporate foreign languages?

I am wanting to study German and Environmental Engineering at university this fall. I am pretty quick to pick up languages and I can speak Mandarin, French and German. I was wondering how useful languages can be in different engineering fields. #college #engineering #engineer #language...

#foreign-languages #environmental-engineering

2

Kai Simonsen’s Avatar Kai Simonsen’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 14:27

2 answers

Posted by Natalie D.’s Avatar Natalie D.
Kai Simonsen’s Avatar
Kai Simonsen | --Sr Environmental Engineer Interpreting, understanding and applying environmental regulations is already a foreign language ...

What kind of master's degrees can I do if I am studying translation and interpreting?

I am studying the degree of translation and interpreting but I do not know the offer of masters that I can choose. #jobs #language #foreign-languages #translation...

#interpretation

1

Deb Ghosh’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 14:42

1 answers

Posted by Irene P.’s Avatar Irene P.
Deb Ghosh’s Avatar
Deb Ghosh | Client Tech Support A master’s degree is an academic degree that can be pursued ...

What would be a good language course for students studying Mass Communications / Video Production?

I need to take at least two language courses for my major. I plan on doing camera work as well as video editing after college. What would be a good language course for this major? #videoproduction #language #videostudies #firstyear #masscommunications #communications...

#foreign-languages

0

Active Oct 08 at 13:20

0 answers

Posted by Rebecca M.’s Avatar Rebecca M.

Should my resume be bilingual or monolingual?

I am applying for internships in linguistics, translation and languages-related fields. I live in Montreal, which is a very bilingual city. I am wondering if it is perceived as too much to send my cv in double in order to send it in both French and English. If I should send a single version,...

#linguistics #foreign-languages #language #job-application #french #english #translation

3

Natalie Fein, MSeD, NCC, DCC’s Avatar Jayavignesh Arivalagan’s Avatar Mark Wagner’s Avatar
Active Aug 15 '17 at 08:50

3 answers

Posted by Kelly A.’s Avatar Kelly A.
Natalie Fein, MSeD, NCC, DCC’s Avatar
Natalie Fein, MSeD, NCC, DCC | Nationally Certified Counselor Hi Kelly, The purpose of the Official Languages Act last revised ...

Language: Self Study or take classes?

I will be entering college soon and I really want to learn French. For a few months I have been self studying with online resources because my my high school does not offer the language. I believe that my college only offers courses in beginners French and I do not know if I should take these...

#self-study #foreign-languages #college #language #french

4

Jaron Hightower-Mills’s Avatar Manuel Garcia’s Avatar Garth Lewis’s Avatar Alice Bekombo’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 14:56

4 answers

Posted by Galina B.’s Avatar Galina B.
Jaron Hightower-Mills’s Avatar
Jaron Hightower-Mills | Higher Education Administration and International Education Specialist I would encourage to take classes, either at your university or ...

Can I still become a Spanish teacher if I have a non-education Spanish degree in addition to a Music Education degree?

I want to know if I can lessen my course load. If I can use the education part of my Bachelors of Music and apply it to my Spanish degree, then that would do that. #foreign-languages #education #music-education #spanishmajor #spanish-education...

#dualmajor

1

JENNA ZEBROWSKI’s Avatar
Active Jan 24 at 09:52

1 answers

Posted by Bradley K.’s Avatar Bradley K.
JENNA ZEBROWSKI’s Avatar
JENNA ZEBROWSKI | Bilingual JD/MBA with compliance and regulatory experience and ... Check with your academic adviser, they can tell you what credit ...

What colleges offer anti-human trafficking courses or I guess degrees?

I'm a high school student currently and already know I want to put my life on the line in different developing countries and stop human trafficking. I want to go to college and be able to directly progress in this field but have no idea what colleges offer the best programs for prepping to be...

#foreign-languages #save-children #foreign #human-trafficking #college-majors #college-courses #college #foreign-countries

1

Ken Simmons’s Avatar
Active May 09 at 20:19

1 answers

Posted by Kamry C.’s Avatar Kamry C.
Ken Simmons’s Avatar
Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential There are many people from many different career areas working on ...

Are foreign language degree considered "useless?"

I love foreign languages. I'm already bilingual. (I speak Spanish fluently.) It's my dream to become a polyglot. In college, I'm certain I want to either minor or major in a foreign language. I'm particularly interested in learning Japanese, but I'm also considering Arabic or Russian. The...

#foreign-languages #bachelorsdegree #careers-for-people-with-liberal-arts-degrees #japanese #spanish #russian #arabic

1

JENNA ZEBROWSKI’s Avatar
Active Feb 23 at 04:08

1 answers

Posted by Yasmin A.’s Avatar Yasmin A.
JENNA ZEBROWSKI’s Avatar
JENNA ZEBROWSKI | Bilingual JD/MBA with compliance and regulatory experience and ... An additional (or multiple) additional languages are always valuable. You don't ...

Is it possible to learn scientific terms in another language while studying science in English?

I am already bilingual (speak English and Spanish), but my Spanish-speaking abilities still lie a lot more on the informal/conversational side rather than formal/technical. I know that just knowing another language will benefit me no matter what, but I feel that it won't help me as much in my...

#foreign-languages #women-in-stem #language #science #study #stem #studying #studying-tips

2

Shelley Notarnicola’s Avatar Roger Little’s Avatar
Active Mar 05 at 02:49

2 answers

Posted by Lily H.’s Avatar Lily H.
Shelley Notarnicola’s Avatar
Shelley Notarnicola | Inside Sales Engineer Google translate has gotten really good. You can probably start typing ...

Should I take a certification for my second language in order to stay competitive?

I am bilingual but not incredibly strong at the writing or reading side of the language. I wanted to know if this would be putting me at a disadvantage and if I should take initiative to take a certification to prove my skills. #foreign-languages #careers #internships #evaluating-resumes...

#skills #resume

1

JENNA ZEBROWSKI’s Avatar
Active Feb 13 at 14:19

1 answers

Posted by Tanya M.’s Avatar Tanya M.
JENNA ZEBROWSKI’s Avatar
JENNA ZEBROWSKI | Bilingual JD/MBA with compliance and regulatory experience and ... The more fluent you are in a language (reading/writing/speaking), the better ...

What's the most challenging part about choosing a foreign language as a major?

I am considering majoring in French because I love the culture and I wish to learn more about it while studying abroad. I would just like to know what to expect for when I begin studying for it. #france #bilingual #academic-advising #language #foreign-languages...

#language-skills

4

Nicole S.’s Avatar Austin L.’s Avatar Ashley Hatcher’s Avatar Deidre Mercedes Watson’s Avatar
Active May 02 at 08:49

4 answers

Posted by Ari G.’s Avatar Ari G.
Nicole S.’s Avatar
Nicole S. | Multilingual Technical Analyst that develops projects to streamline ... The most challenging part about majoring in a foreign language is ...

What are some tips for language learning?

I love to learn languages and often do so by teaching myself. I can speak English and German proficiently, followed by Spanish decently well, and basic sentences in Turkish, Italian, and Russian. What are some tips on learning foreign languages and becoming more fluent? #language #german...

#languages #language-skills #foreign-languages #spanish

1

Rachel Emery’s Avatar
Active Jul 24 at 19:58

1 answers

Posted by Rachel D.’s Avatar Rachel D.
Rachel Emery’s Avatar
Rachel Emery | Spanish Teacher Great question. How did you learn the other languages you know? ...

What foreign language should I learn?

I want to learn a new language so I can potentially use it in my professional career. Is there a language that would be more useful in the business world? #business #career #entrepreneurship #language #foreign-languages #social-networking...

#public-speaking

3

Linda Ann Robinson, Ph.D.’s Avatar Gary Stephen Petito’s Avatar Debra Robertson  MSEd CLSS’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 14:49

3 answers

Posted by Albert P.’s Avatar Albert P.
Linda Ann Robinson, Ph.D.’s Avatar
Linda Ann Robinson, Ph.D. | Industrial-Organizational Psychology & HR Consulting I would recommend one of the 3 following languages: Spanish, Russian, ...

What languages should I learn next?

I'm aware that knowing more than one language can get you unique opportunities, my mother language is Portuguese and I also speak English. I was wondering what language should I learn now. I thought about French since I'm living in Canada, but German is another language that people say it's...

#foreign-languages #film-production #language #german #post-production #international #editing

4

Sylvia Patalano Stenson’s Avatar Dave Petrelius’s Avatar Robert Beaham’s Avatar WADDAH GHEBE,M.D.’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 14:56

4 answers

Posted by Ursula G.’s Avatar Ursula G.
Sylvia Patalano Stenson’s Avatar
Sylvia Patalano Stenson | Trial Attorney You are extremely marketable speaking many languages. If you have a ...

Hi, I am a sophomore in high school. I am interested in art, reading, writing, singing, foreign languages, traveling, not a people person, love being outside, love coming to school and children. I wanted to know, what k ind of career path can I choose?

Hi, I am a sophomore in high school. I am interested in art, reading, writing, singing, foreign languages, traveling, not a people person, love being outside, love coming to school and children. I wanted to know, what k ind of career path can I choose? #writing #travel #foreign-languages...

#performing-arts #literature

2

DeAndre Esteen’s Avatar Kendall Sand’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 14:07

2 answers

Posted by Nisha F.’s Avatar Nisha F.
DeAndre Esteen’s Avatar
DeAndre Esteen | Employee Communications and Programs Manager, Barclaycard US You have a lot of personal interests and passions, which is ...

Should I go on and take AP Spanish in high school?

I am a student going into my junior year of high school. This upcoming fall, I will start taking a Spanish IV Honors course for the whole year. Compared to Spanish I (which I took in middle school) and Spanish II (which I took my freshman year), Spanish III has been relatively harder. There is...

#high-school-classes #foreign-languages #language #student #spanish #ap-spanish

4

Monty Clegg’s Avatar Monty Clegg’s Avatar Lance Nathan’s Avatar David Briggs’s Avatar
Active Feb 18 at 19:43

4 answers

Posted by Karen P.’s Avatar Karen P.
Monty Clegg’s Avatar
Monty Clegg | Assoc. Manager of Events at ESPN Events Hi Karen - I certainly understand your concern about learning "needless" ...

How hard is it to get a job through the SMOE program out of college?

I would like to teach English in Seoul, South Korea however, I hear that the SMOE program is very competitive. Are there any things that I can do while in college to make my job application stand out? #tefl #teaching-english-as-a-second-language-tefl ##korea #korean #esl...

#foreign-languages

0

Active Apr 22 at 09:43

0 answers

Posted by Tamyko G.’s Avatar Tamyko G.

Which is better option for study in canada engineering 1=>Doing ADVANCE DIPLOMA AND GETTING PR(5yrs)..(less expensive)2=>Complete bachlor in indian(4yrs) and doing MASTERs IN CANADA(little expensive)

Which is better option for study in canada engineering 1=>Doing ADVANCE DIPLOMA AND GETTING PR(5yrs)..(less expensive)2=>Complete bachlor in indian(4yrs) and doing MASTERs IN CANADA(little expensive) #career #career-counseling #software-engineering #study-abroad #foreign-languages...

#canada-university #working-abroad #living-abroad

1

Manoj Kumar’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 14:40

1 answers

Posted by Bhavarth S.’s Avatar Bhavarth S.
Manoj Kumar’s Avatar
Manoj Kumar | Business Intelligence Sr. Analyst Hi Bhavarth, as far as my understanding goes and so as ...
Ask a question