About Rocket Languages
The Rocket language institute was founded by Jason Oxenham and Mark Ling in 2004 and it’s also known as Libros Media. In time, the institute not only expanded the number of languages courses it offers, but it has also managed to structure the information in a way that is easily understood and absorbed by learners.
Regardless of which language you want to learn, each of the courses will feature a unique, clear and well-ordered teaching style that will make it very simple for you to learn the language of your choice. You can start immediately and will be very impressed on how fast you can progress.
Below you can find some more facts about what to expect when studying a language at Rocket Languages.
Offline or online: It’s your choice
The interactive audio lessons are very witty and fun and you can choose whether you want to listen to the lessons while being online or just download them to your computer and then transfer them on your MP3 player. Jogging, eating breakfast or even commuting to work or school will give you the time and space in order to delve more into the language and develop your skills. To make lessons even more effective for you, every audio lesson will include a transcript of the conversation in the language you chose to learn, but also in English.
The Rocket language institute also offers lessons that help you learn more about the culture and the language structure, so that when you have the chance to speak with native speakers, you will have no problems understanding what they’re saying
There are quite a few languages that don’t use the Roman alphabet, like Japanese, Arabic, Chinese, Hindi and Korean). When you study one of those languages, it will be displayed in the Romanized version and in the characters of the respected language. For every beginner this is one of the best ways through which they will be able to learn a foreign language.
The Rocket language institute has introduced a series of motivation resources which aim at helping you stay motivated while learning the language of your choice. You don’t have to feel scared and worried about having tons of books on your shelf like you used to in the past, as these language courses and motivational resources offer you everything you need to stay on track with language games, progress tracking and the ‘my Motivation’ area in the members section.
Maybe you have some questions or would like to have some of your queries explained in more detail. In that case then you should know that the forum support the Rocket language institute created can help you with that. There is a possibility to ask questions to your teacher or discuss problems with other students on the student forum. There are also plenty of quizzes you can take, progress tracking tools to see how much you managed to learn the language and of course, software learning games which can be played on both Macs and PCs.
The number of languages offered by Rocket Languages is ever increasing, most recent addition being Portuguese. Other languages offered at the moment are: Spanish, Korean, Japanese, Italian, Hindi, German, French, Chinese, Arabic and American Sign Language.
The majority of the new advanced interactive program features have been introduced during 2009. The language courses the institute offers are affordable and you will love the fact that compared to other language learning courses out there, you will not be required to pay any monthly fees. 97 percent of the more than 800,000 students have said to find the program value for money. You will also receive membership free of charge for life.