Language Courses

Spring 2022

French – Beginners Plus

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Tutor: Marine Boulter
Mondays from 14:00 to 15:30
10th Jan 2022
£75.00 per 10 weeks term.

This class is for students who have a basic knowledge of French. The aim of the course is to extend vocabulary as well as grammar to develop further the experience of the language. Alongside the discovery of French culture and traditions.

German – Improvers

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Tutor: Abigail Huffer
Mondays from 14:00 to 15:30
10th Jan 2022
£75.00 per 10 weeks term.

This is a class for those who have a knowledge of German and are familiar with the present, past and future tenses and talking about themselves and their daily life. Using a course book and additional materials, we will continue to work on all four skills and start to look at more advanced sentence structures and grammar to be able to communicate effectively in Germany, Austria or Switzerland.

German – Beginners

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Tutor: Abigail Huffer
Mondays from 15:45 to 17:15
10th Jan 2022
£75.00 per 10 weeks term.

This course is for those who are learning German from scratch, or who want to go back to basics. Using a course book and other materials, you will acquire the skills to be able to communicate in German in everyday life, working on reading, writing, listening and speaking skills, as well as learning about the grammar of the language. As well as language input, the tutor will also include cultural information about everyday life and celebrations in Germany, Austria and Switzerland Due to the continued progression of this course during the year, complete beginners cannot join it after the Autumn Term

Italian – Intermediate 3

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Tutor: Ada Marini
Mondays from 09:30 to 11:30
10th Jan 2022
£100.00 per 10 weeks term.

A friendly class for students who already have a few years of learning and a good grasp of the language. Plenty of opportunity to practice and enhance spoken Italian, listening to authentic recordings as well as working on elements of grammar. A good textbook and various other material will be used to facilitate and build language confidence. A variety of topics will be covered such as Italian history, culture and society with the aim to make learning more engaging and fun.

Italian – Beginners Plus

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Tutor: Ada Marini
Mondays from 12:00 to 13:30
10th Jan 2022
£75.00 per 10 weeks term.

A welcoming class for students with a basic knowledge of Italian who are looking at progressing to a higher level and becoming more confident speakers. The aim is to improve vocabulary, skills such as listening, reading and grammar in order to gain greater speaking abilities as well as language and cultural understanding.

Italian – Advanced 1

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Tutor: Ada Marini
Mondays from 14:00 to 15:30
10th Jan 2022
£75.00 per 10 weeks term.

A lively class for students who want to practice the language and improve their fluency. This is achieved by making use of a variety of resources including magazines, newspapers and textbook. Student chosen themes are also encouraged to facilitate general conversational skills. Topics covered in class will be about Italian current affairs, traditions, history and culture together with some elements of grammar.

Spanish – Improvers

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Tutor: Maria Perez Luis
Tuesdays from 09:45 to 11:15
11th Jan 2022
£75.00 per 10 weeks term.

This is a friendly class for students who already have a basic knowledge of Spanish. We will be covering further vocabulary topics as well as grammatical points. Students will also have the opportunity to explore Spanish and Latin American culture and traditions through texts, discussions, recordings and videos.

Spanish – Beginners

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Tutor: Maria Perez Luis
Tuesdays from 11:30 to 13:00
11th Jan 2022
£75.00 per 10 weeks term.

This class is for complete beginners who have no or very little knowledge of Spanish. We will be covering common expressions used in everyday situations as well as the basics of Spanish grammar. Speaking and listening skills will be emphasized in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere. Note: Due to the continued progression of this course during the year, absolute beginners cannot join after the Autumn term.

Italian – Improvers

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Tutor: Ada Marini
Tuesdays from 10:00 to 12:00
11th Jan 2022
£100.00 per 10 weeks term.

Friendly and engaging class for students who already have a good general knowledge of the language and wish to improve and progress to higher level. Developing greater language skills, building confidence in the spoken Italian, with a focus on listening comprehension, conversation, vocabulary and use of grammar. We will be working through a text book supplemented with a variety of extra activities, recordings, videos, games and engaging and informative topics.

Italian – Beginners

This course cannot be booked online. Please call the office.

Tutor: Ada Marini
Tuesdays from 14:30 to 16:00
11th Jan 2022
£75.00 per 10 weeks term.

Are you a beginner or have little Italian knowledge? Come and join this friendly class where you will gain a good basic understanding of the Italian language in everyday situations through interactive and engaging activities such as listening, speaking, writing and reading skills which are an integral part of this course as well as basic grammar and additional material to reinforce weekly lessons. Due to the continued progression of this course during the year, complete beginners cannot join it after the Autumn Term.

French – Intermediate

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Tutor: Marine Boulter
Wednesdays from 10:00 to 11:30
12th Jan 2022
£75.00 per 10 weeks term.

A very friendly class for those who wish to focus on improving their conversation skills, we work on vocab and grammar as well as using texts articles videos and quizzes which give us an opportunity to cover a wide range of topics in current affairs, French culture and traditions.

French – Advanced Conversation (am)

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Tutor: Marine Boulter
Wednesdays from 11:45 to 13:15
12th Jan 2022
£75.00 per 10 weeks term.

Come and join us in an informal friendly lively group of students to converse with ease about a wide range of topics, sample and share French language and culture.

French – Advanced Conversation (pm)

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Tutor: Marine Boulter
Wednesdays from 13:30 to 15:00
12th Jan 2022
£75.00 per 10 weeks term.

Come and join us in an informal friendly lively group of students to converse with ease about a wide range of topics, sample and share French language and culture.

Russian – Beginners

This course cannot be booked online. Please call the office.

Tutor: Vitali Vitaliev
Wednesdays from 10:30 to 12:30
12th Jan 2022
£100.00 per 10 weeks term.

Aimed at complete beginners, with interest in the Russian language and culture, this highly interactive and immersive course will focus on conversational everyday Russian, with games, dialogues and role-playing as main teaching methods. Due to the continued progression of this course during the year, complete beginners cannot join it after the Autumn Term

French – Intermediate 3

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Tutor: Marine Boulter
Thursdays from 09:30 to 11:30
13th Jan 2022
£100.00 per 10 weeks term.

This is a friendly stimulating class working on conversational skills by sharing interests and ideas on all sorts of topics. Working through texts videos and different activities to reinforce grammar, develop vocabulary and discover week after week a bit more about French culture.

French – Beginners

This course cannot be booked online. Please call the office.

Tutor: Marine Boulter
Thursdays from 11:45 to 13:15
13th Jan 2022
£75.00 per 10 weeks term.

This class is for complete beginners with no or little knowledge of French or for those who would like to go back to the basis. With audio visual interactive activities which makes learning a language a fun and enjoyable experience. Note: Due to the continued progression of this course during the year, absolute beginners cannot join after the Autumn term.

Spanish – Advanced

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Tutor: Maria Perez Luis
Thursdays from 13:00 to 14:30
13th Jan 2022
£75.00 per 10 weeks term.

This is a friendly class for students who have studied Spanish for several years and therefore have a significant knowledge of vocabulary and grammar. In our lessons we will be practising the four skills (speaking, listening, reading and writing) as well as exploring the culture of different Spanish-speaking countries.

Summer 2022

French – Beginners Plus

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Tutor: Marine Boulter
Mondays from 14:00 to 15:30
25th Apr 2022
£75.00 per 10 weeks term.

This class is for students who have a basic knowledge of French. The aim of the course is to extend vocabulary as well as grammar to develop further the experience of the language. Alongside the discovery of French culture and traditions.

German – Improvers

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Tutor: Abigail Huffer
Mondays from 14:00 to 15:30
25th Apr 2022
£75.00 per 10 weeks term.

This is a class for those who have a knowledge of German and are familiar with the present, past and future tenses and talking about themselves and their daily life. Using a course book and additional materials, we will continue to work on all four skills and start to look at more advanced sentence structures and grammar to be able to communicate effectively in Germany, Austria or Switzerland.

German – Beginners

Settlement Member? Log in to book online

Tutor: Abigail Huffer
Mondays from 15:45 to 17:15
25th Apr 2022
£75.00 per 10 weeks term.

This course is for those who are learning German from scratch, or who want to go back to basics. Using a course book and other materials, you will acquire the skills to be able to communicate in German in everyday life, working on reading, writing, listening and speaking skills, as well as learning about the grammar of the language. As well as language input, the tutor will also include cultural information about everyday life and celebrations in Germany, Austria and Switzerland Due to the continued progression of this course during the year, complete beginners cannot join it after the Autumn Term

Italian – Intermediate 3

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Tutor: Ada Marini
Mondays from 09:30 to 11:30
25th Apr 2022
£100.00 per 10 weeks term.

A friendly class for students who already have a few years of learning and a good grasp of the language. Plenty of opportunity to practice and enhance spoken Italian, listening to authentic recordings as well as working on elements of grammar. A good textbook and various other material will be used to facilitate and build language confidence. A variety of topics will be covered such as Italian history, culture and society with the aim to make learning more engaging and fun.

Italian – Beginners Plus

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Tutor: Ada Marini
Mondays from 12:00 to 13:30
25th Apr 2022
£75.00 per 10 weeks term.

A welcoming class for students with a basic knowledge of Italian who are looking at progressing to a higher level and becoming more confident speakers. The aim is to improve vocabulary, skills such as listening, reading and grammar in order to gain greater speaking abilities as well as language and cultural understanding.

Italian – Advanced 1

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Tutor: Ada Marini
Mondays from 14:00 to 15:30
25th Apr 2022
£75.00 per 10 weeks term.

A lively class for students who want to practice the language and improve their fluency. This is achieved by making use of a variety of resources including magazines, newspapers and textbook. Student chosen themes are also encouraged to facilitate general conversational skills. Topics covered in class will be about Italian current affairs, traditions, history and culture together with some elements of grammar.

Spanish – Improvers

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Tutor: Maria Perez Luis
Tuesdays from 09:45 to 11:15
26th Apr 2022
£82.00 per 11 weeks term.

This is a friendly class for students who already have a basic knowledge of Spanish. We will be covering further vocabulary topics as well as grammatical points. Students will also have the opportunity to explore Spanish and Latin American culture and traditions through texts, discussions, recordings and videos.

Spanish – Beginners

Settlement Member? Log in to book online

Tutor: Maria Perez Luis
Tuesdays from 11:30 to 13:00
26th Apr 2022
£82.00 per 11 weeks term.

This class is for complete beginners who have no or very little knowledge of Spanish. We will be covering common expressions used in everyday situations as well as the basics of Spanish grammar. Speaking and listening skills will be emphasized in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere. Note: Due to the continued progression of this course during the year, absolute beginners cannot join after the Autumn term.

Italian – Improvers

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Tutor: Ada Marini
Tuesdays from 10:00 to 12:00
26th Apr 2022
£110.00 per 11 weeks term.

Friendly and engaging class for students who already have a good general knowledge of the language and wish to improve and progress to higher level. Developing greater language skills, building confidence in the spoken Italian, with a focus on listening comprehension, conversation, vocabulary and use of grammar. We will be working through a text book supplemented with a variety of extra activities, recordings, videos, games and engaging and informative topics.

Italian – Beginners

This course cannot be booked online. Please call the office.

Tutor: Ada Marini
Tuesdays from 14:30 to 16:00
26th Apr 2022
£82.00 per 11 weeks term.

Are you a beginner or have little Italian knowledge? Come and join this friendly class where you will gain a good basic understanding of the Italian language in everyday situations through interactive and engaging activities such as listening, speaking, writing and reading skills which are an integral part of this course as well as basic grammar and additional material to reinforce weekly lessons. Due to the continued progression of this course during the year, complete beginners cannot join it after the Autumn Term.

Introduction to Chinese Language and Culture

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Tutor: Helena Hon
Wednesdays from 10:00 to 12:00
8th Jun 2022
£50.00 per 5 weeks term.

Contrary to popular belief, learning Chinese is easier than you think – with none of the tenses, plurals, cases or genders that can make language learning difficult. What’s more, Mandarin is one of the most spoken languages in the world and China is the world’s second biggest economy. Challenge yourself to a fun brain workout. We will be learning basic expressions and interesting facts about the Chinese culture. This is a fun introductory course before moving on to the Beginners’ course.

French – Intermediate

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Tutor: Marine Boulter
Wednesdays from 10:00 to 11:30
27th Apr 2022
£82.00 per 11 weeks term.

A very friendly class for those who wish to focus on improving their conversation skills, we work on vocab and grammar as well as using texts articles videos and quizzes which give us an opportunity to cover a wide range of topics in current affairs, French culture and traditions.

French – Advanced Conversation (am)

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Tutor: Marine Boulter
Wednesdays from 11:45 to 13:15
27th Apr 2022
£75.00 per 11 weeks term.

Come and join us in an informal friendly lively group of students to converse with ease about a wide range of topics, sample and share French language and culture.

French – Advanced Conversation (pm)

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Tutor: Marine Boulter
Wednesdays from 13:30 to 15:00
27th Apr 2022
£82.00 per 11 weeks term.

Come and join us in an informal friendly lively group of students to converse with ease about a wide range of topics, sample and share French language and culture.

French – Intermediate 3

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Tutor: Marine Boulter
Thursdays from 09:30 to 11:30
28th Apr 2022
£110.00 per 11 weeks term.

This is a friendly stimulating class working on conversational skills by sharing interests and ideas on all sorts of topics. Working through texts videos and different activities to reinforce grammar, develop vocabulary and discover week after week a bit more about French culture.

French – Beginners

This course cannot be booked online. Please call the office.

Tutor: Marine Boulter
Thursdays from 11:45 to 13:15
28th Apr 2022
£82.00 per 11 weeks term.

This class is for complete beginners with no or little knowledge of French or for those who would like to go back to the basis. With audio visual interactive activities which makes learning a language a fun and enjoyable experience. Note: Due to the continued progression of this course during the year, absolute beginners cannot join after the Autumn term.

Spanish – Advanced

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Tutor: Maria Perez Luis
Thursdays from 13:00 to 14:30
28th Apr 2022
£82.00 per 11 weeks term.

This is a friendly class for students who have studied Spanish for several years and therefore have a significant knowledge of vocabulary and grammar. In our lessons we will be practising the four skills (speaking, listening, reading and writing) as well as exploring the culture of different Spanish-speaking countries.