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Mango’s online language courses vary in length, but all of the most popular courses chosen for supplemental language study and homeschool language-learning curriculums provide over 500 lessons of learning material.
Mango’s learning content compares favorably to the two most internationally recognized proficiency scales; American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Language (ACTFL) and the Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR). Using Mango, a student can achieve an Intermediate-High Level (ACTFL) or a B1 Level (CEFR).
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Since established curriculums vary from region to region, Mango does not follow, for example, Spanish 1, Spanish 2 etc. Rather, the Mango Proficiency Scale compares with both ACTFL (American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Language) and CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference), two internationally recognized proficiency scales. With Mango, a student can achieve an Intermediate-High Level (ACTFL) or a B1 Level (CEFR). Click here for more info.
Though our courses are not accredited, your study hours and assessment results are recorded automatically, should you need to demonstrate the time you’ve spent learning a language in order to apply for course credit with your school board or homeschool program.
Mango’s online language courses vary in length, but all of the most popular courses chosen for supplemental language study and homeschool language-learning curriculums provide over 500 lessons of learning material. The chart below provides approximate hours of material and study.
|Per lesson||Per chapter||Per unit (10 chapters)||Per course|
|10-30 minutes||3-6 hours||30-60 hours||120-400 hours*|
|Language class time per week||1 hour (60 min) / week||2 hours (120 min) / week||4 hours (240 min) / week|
|Chapter progress||4-6 weeks to complete a chapter||2-3 weeks to complete a chapter||1-1.5 weeks to complete a chapter|
|Course progress||40-60 months to complete the entire course*||20-30 months to complete the entire course*||10-15 months to complete the entire course*|
*Our most popular premium courses have up to 400 hours of content. Courses in less commonly taught languages may have less content.
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