Timetable 2018-19 and Course Specifications

Dates 2018-19

The first ten weeks will be from Week commencing 08 October - 10 December 2018

The second ten weeks will be from Week commencing 14 January - 18 March 2019.  DELF/DALF/DELE courses start/end a week later.

For BSL Level 1 the dates are above except there is a further six week term commencing w/c 29/04/2019 ending w/com 03/06/19.

For BSL Level 2 the classes start w/c 1/10/18 for 30 weeks in total. (Term 1 - w/c 01/10/18 to 10/12/18; Term 2 - w/c 14/01/2019 to 25/03/2019; Term 3 - w/c 29/04/2019 to w/c 17/06/2019 inclusive)

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Each course takes place on one evening, Monday-Thursday, and is taught for 20 weeks over two terms (except 'Introduction to...', 'Introduction to ... Part II', British Sign Language and DELF/DALF Courses - see below).

Beginners, Fast-Track Beginners, Post-Beginners, Intermediate, Upper-Intermediate and Advanced: 2-hour session per week, 6.30-8.30pm, for 20 weeks over 2 terms (40 hours total). Maximum 20 participants per class.

Some Fast Track Beginners courses are run in Term 2 only and consist of a 2 hour session per week for 10 weeks (20 hours in total).

'Introduction to ...' Part 1: 2-hour session per week, 6.30-8.30pm, for 10 weeks in Term 1 or Term 2 (20 hours total). Maximum 20 participants per class.

'Introduction to ...' Part 2': 2-hour session per week, 6.30-8.30pm, for 10 weeks in Term 2 (20 hours total). Maximum 20 participants per class

BSL Level 1: 2-hour session per week, 6.30-8.30pm, for 26 weeks over 3 terms (52 hours total, including 3 sessions for assessment). Maximum 15 participants per class. The course leads to the BSL Level 1 Award.

BSL Level 2: 3 hour session per week, for 30 weeks over 3 terms (90 hours in total, including 3 sessions of assessment). Maximum 15 participants per class. The course leads to the BSL Level 2 Award.

DELF/DALF Examination Preparation Courses: 2-hour session per week, times vary per level, for 10 weeks in Term 2 (20 hours total). Maximum 20 per class

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Please note that all courses are subject to registration and adequate numbers. Times and days may change from the published timetable. The Foreign Language Centre reserves the right to cancel classes at the start of term or at the latest in the first week of term if the minimum number of students required is not reached. If a course is cancelled or withdrawn by the university, course fees will be refunded in full.

Please note subject to demand a five week course extension will be offered in all languages except BSL.

 

Ten Weeks commencing 08 October - 10 December 2018

Please note that all courses are subject to registration and adequate numbers. Times and days may change from the published timetable. The Foreign Language Centre reserves the right to cancel classes at the start of term or at the latest in the first week of term if the minimum number of students required is not reached. If a course is cancelled or withdrawn by the university, course fees will be refunded in full.

Please note subject to demand a five week course extension will be offered in all languages except BSL.

Ten Weeks commencing 14 January - 18 March 2019

DELF/DALF and DELE Exam Preparation courses will start and finish normally one week later. These will be confirmed in due course and are also ten weeks.

Please note that all courses are subject to registration and adequate numbers. Times and days may change from the published timetable. The Foreign Language Centre reserves the right to cancel classes at the start of term or at the latest in the first week of term if the minimum number of students required is not reached. If a course is cancelled or withdrawn by the university, course fees will be refunded in full.

Please note subject to demand a five week course extension will be offered in all languages except BSL and exam preparation courses.

Term 3 extension courses (if available)

Five weeks commencing 06 May - 03 June 2019. Please note: As there are two Monday Bank Holidays in May if your class has been scheduled on a Monday night then these classes will be rescheduled onto alternative nights by mutual arrangement.

 

Details of evening courses running for Ancient Greek wil be confirmed soon.

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Arabic Introduction

Term 2 Wednesday 18:30-20:30 book here

Details of evening courses running for BSL wil be confirmed soon.

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French Fast-Track Beginners‌

Term 2 Wednesday 18:30-20:30 book here

French DELF B1‌

Term 2 Tuesday 18:30-20:30 book here

French DELF B2‌

Term 2 Wednesday 18:30-20:30 book here
French DELF C1‌ Term 2 Monday 17:30-19:30 book here

 

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German Fast-Track Beginners‌

Term 2 Monday 18:30-20:30 book here

Goethe B1‌

Term 2 Wednesday 18:30-20:30 book here

Goethe B2‌

Term 2 Wednesday 18:30-20:30 book here

Goethe C1‌

Term 2 Monday 18:30-20:30 book here

 

 

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Modern Greek

Introduction Part II

Term 2 Wednesday 18:30-20:30 book here
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Hindi‌

Introduction Part II

Term 2 Monday 18:30-20:30 book here
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Italian Fast-Track Beginners‌

Term 2 Monday 18:30-20:30 book here

Italian Conversation and Cinema B2/C1 Part II

Term 2 Thursday 18:30-20:30 book here

 

‌‌‌‌‌Language & LevelTermDayTimeBook online

Japanese Introduction

Term 2 Wednesday 18:30-20:30 book here
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Korean Introduction Part II‌

Term 2 Thursday 18:30-20:30 book here

 

Details of evening courses running for Latin wil be confirmed soon.

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Mandarin Chinese Introduction 

 Term 2 Thursday  18:30-20:30 book here

 

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Portuguese Fast-Track Beginners‌

Term 2 Tuesday 18:30-20:30 book here

 

 

 

 

Details of evening courses running for Russian wil be confirmed soon.

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Spanish Fast-Track Beginners‌

Term 2 Monday 18:30-20:30 book here

DELE B1‌

Term 2 Tuesday 18:30-20:30 book here
DELE B2‌ Term 2 Wednesday 18:30-20:30 book here
DELE C1‌ Term 2 Monday 18:30-20:30 book here