Learn a language

How to choose a language as an additional option.

Find out more about the University Language Scheme (ULS) - what it offers, eligibility, fees and resources.

Language courses are available from beginner to advanced level to anyone who wishes to develop and improve their competence in a foreign language. We currently offer French, German, Spanish, Italian, or Chinese.

How to choose a language as an elective option.

This will vary depending on whether you are studying a language as part of your course or for additional credit alongside your course.

What are the entry requirements for the University Language Scheme

The Language Centre is a vital hub for all students enrolled on language courses. It is run by the foreign language assistants and a team of final year students, and offers the latest in IT enabled language learning.

Non-native English speakers have access to a wide range of classes focussing on the language skills needed for academic study, including reading, writing, listening and speaking.