Our online language courses give you the best of both worlds: the ability to study at your own pace, and the full support and motivation of a qualified instructor.

Discover what languages you can learn with our self-study courses

Study a language online with us and choose from a wide range of languages.

Benefits of self-study language learning with Berlitz France

You’re in the driver’s seat

  • With 24/7 access to your learning, from any device, anywhere, you can control when and where you learn, at a pace that matches your goals.
  • Only have 15 minutes in between meetings? That’s not a problem. Lessons are broken up into bite-sized sessions, so you can learn whenever you have a free moment.

Real-world conversations

  • When you study a language online with Berlitz, you have loads of opportunities to practice in conversation with real people, in real-time, with instant feedback.
  • Having an in-language conversation with a fluent instructor is also a great chance to practice what you’ve learned and get immediate feedback on your progress.

Learn what interests you

  • We know that you learn faster and more easily when you are interested in the subject. That’s why at Berlitz, you learn through interactive activities and videos based on topics you select that interest you.
  • Just because you study a language online does not mean you miss out on immersive learning. Your lessons use technology, including voice recognition and interactive videos, to fully engage you throughout your learning journey.

It’s all about you: personalized learning

  • Before you start e-learning languages, you’ll complete our Berlitz placement test to ensure we match you with the most appropriate learning content. So, whether you are an absolute beginner, have some language skills, or are skilled and looking to become fluent, our portal will adapt to match your level and meet your needs.
  • You can also reorganize your lessons to suit yourself and can even choose to join live instructor-led virtual group sessions scheduled throughout the day, covering topics from project management to food trends to current events.

Your Berlitz self-paced study course includes

How you’ll learn with Berlitz France

  1. You’ll learn through a combination of online lessons and activities that you undertake in your own time, and coaching sessions with a Berlitz instructor.
  2. E-learning languages include videos and practice activities to help you connect your new language to real-life contexts.
  3. Book time with an instructor to practice what you’ve learned through conversations, role-plays, and debates.
  4. Along the way you’ll complete reviews to reinforce what you’ve learned.

E-learning languages with Berlitz France is as easy as it can get

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Frequently Asked Questions

If you want to take self-study language courses with Berlitz France, you can follow the steps below:

  • Enroll in one of our self-study programs: Berlitz Flex or Berlitz Connect.
  • Log in to MyBerlitz, your online learning portal.
  • Take an online test, and asses your current language level.
  • Practice your language skills with interactive exercises designed for your level.
  • Enjoy feedback and support from your instructor during coaching sessions with Berlitz Flex or in a virtual classroom with Berlitz Connect Live.
  • Track your progress with online tests and receive reports on your improvement.
  • Choose your own pace and time and progress towards your goals.

Berlitz offers two self-paced study programs, which are available in a number of languages.

Berlitz Flex: learn at your own pace and practice on-demand activities on our online learning portal and receive one-on-one coaching from an instructor. Available in English, French, German, and Spanish.

Berlitz Connect: a self-paced training program that is tailored to your specific interests and preferred topics, featuring numerous interactive exercises, a pronunciation trainer, a memorization tool, and much more. With Connect Live, you'll also have unlimited online access to a live tutor 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Available in English, French, German, and Spanish.

Yes, you can take a break from your self-paced study course. However, take into consideration that the end date of your program does not change and that the frequency is very important for gaining fluency in a foreign language.

If you're looking to learn a language quickly, you can use Berlitz Connect or Berlitz Flex. These self-study platforms offer interactive lessons, tailored content, and progress tracking. For the fastest results, you can sign up for Berlitz's online intensive courses.

With a comprehensive approach that encompasses effective study strategies, ample practice, and a dedicated learning environment, our courses prepare you for various internationally renowned language tests: