Advantages of Learning a Language

  • Develops your general communication skills
  • Helps you to become a better decision-maker
  • Deepens your understanding words and structures in your native language
  • Improves performance in other academic areas, even in those outside of the humanities
  • Heightens awareness of nonverbal cues in conversation and provides insight on how to make effective use of them in conversation
  • Encourages increased adaptability to new people, geographical locations, social settings and cultural context
  • Enhances your ability to multi-task