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WORLD LANGUAGES & CULTURES:

OUR “&” ISN’T JUST IN OUR NAME.

A degree with us adds more to your career path & life. We are the “&” that takes your life down paths you may have never even dreamed of: engineering & Brazilian bridges – history & German greats – apparel design & Hong Kong haute couture – environmental design & Central American ecosystems.

We’ll help you find your & .

Skills we teach

ORAL COMMUNICATION

Strong oral communication skills are key to the day-to-day interactions that you will have throughout your work life. Taking courses with us improve these in all languages, not just the one we teach you.

CRITICAL THINKING

We help you learn to think critically and self-reflexively about the world around us, making you a more informed and better equipped global citizen. In our courses, students analyze complex global issues leading improved critical thinking skills and a better & more just world.

CROSS-CULTURAL COMMUNICATION

True and meaningful exchange requires much more than good grammar and solid syntax. We teach you how to navigate the cultural differences – which along with linguistic proficiency – will make you a true global citizen.

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    The term minimalism is also used to describe a trend in design and architecture where in the subject is reduced to its necessary elements. Minimalist design has been highly influenced by Japanese traditional design and architecture. In addition, the work of De Stijl artists is a major source of reference for this kind of work....

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