Language Resource Centre

Language Learning Support

Language Learning Support

We can help you learn a language. We offer different kinds of support at the Centre, so you can choose how you want to learn.

If you'd like to learn a language as part of your degree, take a look at what the School of Modern Languages can offer.

Find out about INTO English courses.

Student practising speaking with a native speaker.

One-to-one sessions

This is a great way to start learning a language. Our language advisers will help create a language learning plan that's right for you.

Advisers are available for French, Spanish, German, Russian and English. 

To book a free session, contact us now.

Weekly surgeries

Chat with a native speaker for extra practice. Come and speak to our language advisors in Talkshop 1 each week. Advisors are available for Arabic, Chinese, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Russian and Spanish. 

Check the times for your preferred language.

Make a booking at the front desk.

Conversation groups

Improve your language skills with people of a similar level.

Conversation groups are led by native speaking students. They're a great way to improve your speaking skills in a relaxed and informal setting.

We offer intermediate and advanced groups in several languages.

For more detail and current timetables please check here: Language Sessions Semester 2 2018-19  (PDF: 158KB)

Contact us for more information.

English support

You can find more support for your English skills. The University runs the In-Sessional English Programme and the Writing Development Centre.