Centre Equipment

Computers and Language Learning Software

Language Resource Centre

Language learning software is available on over 80 PCs. Software is available for practising the grammar and vocabulary of selected languages (including Rosetta Stone Tell Me More, Vektor, Clarity, Road to IELTs). All PCs are equipped to facilitate listening and speaking practise.

World TV & Film

The Language Resource Centre offers a media streaming service (IPTV) which allows access to over 25 live TV channels (international and UK Freeview) and an expanding database of foreign and English language films and programmes. This resource is accessible on any PC or WiFi connected device in the LRC.

DVD and Blu-ray players are available on 7 individual film viewing workstations and in 4 group viewing areas.

Reading, Writing and Discussion Areas

There are comfortable reading bays for reading foreign newspapers, magazines or books. We have also provided three Talk Shops and a bookable seminar room, all of which are available for group work and the viewing and discussion of videos.

Any desk without a machine may be used for written work or with your own devices.