New Era Learning
Welcome To New Era Languages! We have been actively involved in the distribution and selling of the New Era Language courses for many years, and provided many Language courses to various people, who have succeeded in learning a language of their choice or need. We have a choice of 9 International and 5 Local African Language Courses, which provide language learning solutions to individual learners, Educational institutions, Governmental and Corporate markets.
Over many years Linguists have devised a Language Learning System, which was based on experience gained from the language by association methodology. A complex subject was simplified by adopting a natural approach, which we have all experienced in our earliest childhood. We have all learned to speak through a multi-sensory approach A.A.C. (Audio Active Comparative – seeing, hearing and repeating). Through this natural and highly effective method, we have all acquired the ability to speak our mother tongue. We acquired the ability to communicate effectively and with ease.
Because of the structure of the courses it is not necessary for a student to have any particular linguistic talent. They are suitable for children from about the age of 3 years (with parental guidance until they are able to do it on their own) and for students of average intelligence. The courses cover a large variety of topics, which range in content between one and three levels. (Advanced Levels to follow, for some Languages).
There are only two ways to learn a new language:
- Translation Method
- Mother Tongue Method
The Translation Method teaches us to think in our mother tongue or home language and then translate into the new language. This I am sure you experienced in school. People take extremely long to learn to speak a language in a school environment. Some people never learn to speak at all with this method due to two factors, namely:
- You do not learn to have self confidence in the Language
- You do not learn to think in the Language you are learning
The Mother Tongue Method is the more natural way to learn. You will acquire a new language exactly as you did as a child. This will be achieved by use of the same multi-sensory approach (A.A.C.) Audio Active Comparative or Seeing, hearing and repeating, which you experienced as a child. It is a natural, simple, effective and proven method of acquiring a language.
With this method you automatically learn to think in the language and build self confidence due to the fact that you are purely immersed in the language of your choice. This is the methodology that New Era Languages uses.
Minimum System Requirements
Computer / Processor: Computer with a 600-Mhz processor or higher (Pentium 3 processor recommended and up).
Operating System: Our African language courses are compatible with Microsoft operating systems – Windows XP, Windows 7, Windows 8 and Windows 10. Our international courses are ready to run on only Windows 8 and Windows 10 but users with advanced experience can make use of Daemon Tools to install on Windows 7 machines. Our software is not compatible with Mac OS, however, Wine Software or Bootstrap can be used to run New Era Languages software successfully.
Memory: 256MB of RAM minimum. Hard disc space 2 Gigabyte on C Drive.
Display: Super VGA (800×600) or higher
Peripherals: Mouse, keyboard, speakers and sound card.
© New Era Language courses were produced in 2000. Please remember that our software only works on 1 machine per licence purchased. You can buy multiple licences by increasing the quantity field in your online shopping cart.
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