Staff and members of the public
Our courses are open to all members of the public and university staff members.
We have a wide choice of languages for you to study at various levels. Levels range from Beginner to Proficient, with less advanced levels offering a variety of class times so that you can attend at a time that suits you.
How to enrol
Modules are provided by the Modern Languages Teaching Centre, the School of Languages and Cultures and the School of East Asian Studies. Select the relevant department below to find more information.
- Modern Languages Teaching Centre - Arabic, French, German, Italian, Latin, Polish, Portuguese, Spanish, Catalan, Czech, Dutch, Russian
- School of East Asian Studies - Chinese, Japanese, Korean
Alternatively, please visit our Languages for All modules webpage for more information on the available modules.
Courses cost £260 for 1 semester and £460 for 2 semesters, except for Italian accelerated modules which are £460 for 1 semester and £920 for 2 semesters.
- Semester one (Autumn): 5pm, Friday 15th October 2021
- Semester two (Spring): 5pm, Friday 25th February 2022
Cancellations made before these deadlines will result in a refund of the course fee, minus an administrative charge of £50.00.
Refunds will not be issued after these deadlines, unless:
- Extenuating circumstances apply, which can be evidenced
- AND no more than three teaching weeks were attended
A student who enrols for both Autumn and Spring semesters, completes the Autumn semester, and then decides not to continue in Spring may cancel their Spring module up until the Spring deadline. In these cases, the refund will be equal to the two-semester fee minus the one-semester fee, minus an administrative charge of £50.00.
Spring semester cancellations submitted before 5pm, Friday 21st January 2022 will result in a waiver of the £50.00 administrative fee. In these cases, the refund will be equal to the two-semester fee minus the one-semester fee.
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