Timetable 2017-18 and Course Specifications

Dates 2017-18

The first ten weeks will be from Week commencing 09 October - 11 December 2017

The second ten weeks will be from Week commencing 15 January - 19 March 2018

For BSL Level 1 the dates are above except there is a further six week term commencing w/com 31/04/2018 ending w/com 04/06/18.

For BSL Level 2 the classes commence on Tuesday, 03rd October, 2017 for 30 weeks in total. (Term 1 - 03/10/17 to 12/12/17; Term 2 - 16/01/2018 to 27/03/2018; Term 3 - 01/05/2018 to 19/06/2018 inclusive)

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 If a course is cancelled or withdrawn by the university, course fees will be refunded in full.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 09 October - 11 December 2017

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 If a course is cancelled or withdrawn by the university, course fees will be refunded in full.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 15 January - 19 March 2018

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 If a course is cancelled or withdrawn by the university, course fees will be refunded in full.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.

Term 3 extension courses (if available)

Five weeks commencing 07 May - 04 June 2018. 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.

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). Maximum 20 participants per class.

'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

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.

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Arabic

Arabic r

 

Beginners Term 2 Thursday* 1830-2030 Book Here

*starting from w/c/ 22 January 2018

Details of evening courses running for British Sign Language will be confirmed soon.

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

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French

French FTB_Term 2_2017_18

Fast-Track Beginners (A1) Term 2 Monday 1830-2030 Full
French for Business Intermediate (B1) Term 2 Wednesday 1830-2030 Cancelled
French DALF French (C1) Exam preparation Term 2 Tuesday* 1730-1930 Book Here
French DELF French (B2) Exam preparation Term 2 Monday* 1830-2030 Book Here
French DELF French (B1) Exam preparation Term 2 Tuesday* 1830-2030 Book Here
French DELF French (A2) Exam preparation Term 2 Wednesday* 1830-2030 Book Here
Lunchtime: French for Lawyers French (B2) Term 2 Wednesday 13.30-14.30 Cancelled
Lunchtime: French Conversation French (B2) Term 2 Wednesday 13.30-14.30 Cancelled
Lunchtime: French Yoga Nidra French (B2) Term 2 Tuesday 13.30-14.30 Cancelled

*starting from w/c/ 22 January 2018

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German

German FTB_term 2_2017_18

Fast-Track Beginners (A1) Term 2 Monday  1830-2030  Full
German for Business Intermediate (B1) Term 2 Wednesday 1830-2030 Cancelled
Lunchtime: German Conversation German (B2) Term 2 Thursday 13.30-14.30 Cancelled
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Greek

Greek part II r

 

 Introduction to Greek Part 2 Term 2  Wednesday*  1830-2030  Book Here

*starting from w/c 22 January 2018

Details of evening courses running for Hindi/Urdu wil be confirmed soon.

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

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Italian‌

 

Fast Track Beginners (A1) Term 2 Tuesday* 1830-2030 Cancelled

Italian‌

Italian Intermediate r

Intermediate (B1) Term 2 Thursday* 1830-2030 Book Here

Italian‌

Italian Conversation and Cinema r

Conversation and Cinema Part 2 (B2/C1) Term 2 Tuesday* 1830-2030 Book Here

Lunchtime: Italian Conversation

 

Italian (B2) Term 2 Thursday 1330-1430 Cancelled

*starting from w/c 22 January 2018

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Japanese

Japanese r

 Beginners  Term 2  Tuesday*  1830-2030  Cancelled

*starting from w/c 22 January 2018

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Korean

Korean Part II r

 Introduction to Korean Part 2  Term 2  Thursday* 1830-2030   Book Here

*starting from w/c 22 January 2018

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

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Mandarin Chinese Language and Culture for Business

Mandarin Chinese r

Beginners Term 2  Wednesday* 1830-2030 Cancelled

*starting from w/c 22 January 2018

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Portuguese  Fast-Track Beginners (A1)  Term 2  Tuesday  1830-2030  Cancelled

Portuguese

Portuguese Part II r

 Introduction 2  Term 2  Thursday*  1830-2030  Book Here

*starting from w/c 22 January 2018

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Russian

Introduction  Term 2 Tuesday  1830-2030  Cancelled
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Spanish

Spanish FT Beginners r

Fast-Track Beginners (A1) Term 2 Tuesday* 1830-2030 Book Here
Spanish for Business Intermediate (B1) Term 2 Thursday 1830-2030 Cancelled
Spanish DELE Spanish (B2) Exam preparation Term 2 Tuesday* 1830-2030 Book Here
Spanish DELE Spanish (C1) Exam preparation Term 2 Wednesday* 1830-2030 Cancelled
Spanish DELE Spanish (B1) Exam preparation Term 2 Thursday* 1830-2030 Book Here
Lunchtime: Spanish Conversation Spanish B2 Term 2 Wednesday 13.30-14.30 Cancelled

*starting from w/c/22/1/18

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