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What's the difference between IB Literature SL and IB Language and Literature SL? Which one do colleges value higher?

I'm a sophomore in high school and I want to pursue the IB diploma. I was wondering to what is the main difference between IB Literature SL and IB Language and Literature SL, which one do colleges value higher, and is one harder than the other? #college #english #language #courses #literature...

#ib-diploma #english-literature

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 14:53

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Posted by Luka G.’s Avatar Luka G.
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Bo Bawara | Global Operation Projects, AIG Hello Luka - My wife is an IB Theater teacher and ...

What opportunities are there available for those interested in linguistics?

I'm interested in language and literature. What sorts of work could I get involved in? #english-literature #linguistics #language #literature...

#career-counseling

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Jyoti Beedi’s Avatar Daniela Silva’s Avatar
Active Oct 11 '17 at 08:34

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Posted by Kyle W.’s Avatar Kyle W.
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Jyoti Beedi | Share Happiness! A Lot of opportunities are there.... and the best think is ...

What is a good language to know/learn when looking to become a translator?

I am a senior in high school and I have been learning German and Japanese but I am having a hard time deciding what language I should start with that would benefit me most in my career plans. I have heard certain languages are in demand but I am not sure if i should learn them since they are...

#german #translation #language #french #japanese

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Stella Dubish’s Avatar Stefani Grothe’s Avatar Maija Klees’s Avatar Gary Stephen Petito’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 14:05

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Posted by Shawn H.’s Avatar Shawn H.
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Stella Dubish | Seeking new opportunities Hi Shawn, Great question! I agree with Ms. Grothe's advice to ...

If I am planning on majoring in something like Psychology or Pre-Med, would it be strange/frowned upon to minor in a language or possibly have a double minor including a language and some other science?

I have taken three levels of Psychology in my high school: gifted, on-level, and AP, and have enjoyed the vast range that this subject offers. I'm planning on going to medical school after college, however I am a first-generation American from my family, so my family and I are not familiar with...

#psychology #language #college-major #pre-med #college-minor #russian #college-bound

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Linda Ann Robinson, Ph.D.’s Avatar Yvonne Ruffner’s Avatar Missi Hickam, PMP, LSSGB’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 14:27

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Posted by Alyssa B.’s Avatar Alyssa B.
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Linda Ann Robinson, Ph.D. | Industrial-Organizational Psychology & HR Consulting I was a full time psychology faculty member at a small, ...

What made you decide what career you were going to pursue? Was there a big catalyzing event that occurred? Did you always know that is what you wanted to spend your life doing?

I am struggling to figure out what I want to spend the rest of my life doing. I am interested in certain fields but do not have a clear idea yet of where it will take me. #medicine #science #law #economics #surgery #history...

#language

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 14:22

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Posted by Anna L.’s Avatar Anna L.
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Asia M-A | Expense Reimbursement Specialist III Hello Anna, My choice in a career path actually started at ...

What internships did you take that you would suggest to undergrad students?

I always think that hearing about a program from someone else makes it better. I want to know if anyone really learned a lot from a program that I could potentially apply to! My interests are really broad though I love languages and biology! Thanks! #science #biology #language #field-work...

#primatology

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Active Apr 17 at 23:51

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Saurabh Jain | Finance Development Program, Dell I did my education in India before moving to Austin. I ...

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

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

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

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

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

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

Is it important to know multiple languages in your job?

This is regardless of the job. Personally I plan on being in tech but all my teachers say it's very important to know more than one language. Personally I struggle with learning languages. Will I be at a large disadvantage? #general #language #first-job #technical...

#spanish

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Active Apr 18 at 16:34

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Brian Pickup | Senior Program/Project Manager at Dell EMC The ability to speak multiple languages is always an advantage for ...

If you are going to a business major, what language would be best to learn?

I want to travel the world while working. I speak Spanish and English but was wondering what could help in the future. #bilingual #business-travel #language...

#business

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Active Apr 18 at 16:24

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Posted by barbara C.’s Avatar barbara C.
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Shulin Low | Ph.D., mucosal immunology Hi, It's very nice to hear that you have the ambitious ...

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

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Active Dec 01 '17 at 09:41

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

How can I get na internship at Google, Apple, or Amazon?

I am interested in learning languages and could take a coding class if necessary. I want to know if the above companies can use someone who is interested in languages and if they have internship opportunities. I can speak Turkish and am working on learning sign language. #computer-science...

#linguistics #google-analytics #apple #language #working-for-apple

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 14:56

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Posted by Sarah M.’s Avatar Sarah M.
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Daniel Moy | Google Software Engineer Depends on what we're talking here, on a couple dimensions: If ...

How to prepare for a career in the United Nations during university years?

I am in Sophomore in university. My majors are English Studies and French. I would like to work in the United Nations as a language staff. How may I get ahead in preparing myself for embarking on a career at the UN? #career-counseling #international #language #international-relations...

#united-nations

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 14:55

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Posted by Ching Ting N.’s Avatar Ching Ting N.
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Debbie Chow | English Language Teacher at English Time Would it possible for you to study abroad for a semester? ...

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

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 14:56

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

Is French a good language to become fluent in and minor in?

I want to pursue a career in law enforcement after I graduate from college. I know that being fluent in different languages increases your chance of being hired. I am looking forward to becoming fluent in college. However, people keep telling me French is not a good language to minor in because...

#law-enforcement #language #french #college-minor #criminal-justice #college

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Garth Lewis’s Avatar Baker Todd’s Avatar Robert Noriega’s Avatar Chris Dupree, CPP’s Avatar +1
Active Jul 21 '17 at 14:38

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Posted by Christina A.’s Avatar Christina A.
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Garth Lewis | Consultant, Attorney, and Translator Christina, Foreign language skills are always a plus in that they ...

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

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

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Posted by Albert P.’s Avatar Albert P.
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Gary Stephen Petito | Career Guru Hi, Good question, I think it depends on where you live ...

How do I go about finding internships in French speaking countries?

I want to major in business and minor in French. How do I go about finding internships in French speaking countries? I think it would be a wonderful work experience. #french #language #international #international-affairs #college...

#career

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Active Oct 27 '17 at 15:50

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Posted by megan R.’s Avatar megan R.
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Anne-Sophie Thijssen van Kester | Senior associate PwC There are a number of ways to find international internships. From ...

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

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

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

In which career in the psychology/therapy fields would ASL and foreign languages be most valued?

I speak 2 languages (including English) fluently and 3 more at varying degrees of functional fluency. One language I know that I think is particularly unique is American Sign Language, which I learned in school and at an academic summer camp. Now that I'm thinking about potential career choices...

#social-psychology #child-psychology #psychology #language #moral-psychology #american-sign-language #languages #school-psychology

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 14:25

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Posted by Nora Y.’s Avatar Nora Y.
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Angela Theresa (Collins) Egic | Actor/Singer with Actors Equity Association I would think you are very needed in the Deaf Community! ...

What is it like to work in an US embassy?

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Active Sep 05 '17 at 22:03

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Posted by Marissa M.’s Avatar Marissa M.
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Stephanie Jackson | Specialist in higher and international education, career and ... Having language skills will certainly improve your chances at being hired ...
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