Languages and cultural studies


Languages: 20-week classes and intensive weekends

ArabicCatalanChineseFarsiFrenchGerman, Greek (Ancient Greek and Modern Greek), HebrewItalianJapaneseKoreanLatinPortugueseRussianSanskritSpanishSwedish and Turkish.

Weekly language classes in Oxford and Reading

Day and evening classes are available, and are structured as small groups in a friendly atmosphere. Most classes are 20 sessions (two terms) with a revision/consolidation term  held during the spring term of the academic year. 

There is an option of accreditation of 20 or 10 CATs points which can be used towards a Certificate of Higher Education if your CATs points are in a language level 3 or above. Please check each individual course for accreditation.

Intensive language weekends in Oxford

Weekends courses in ItalianFrench and Spanish offer 9 hours of face-to-face teaching in small groups. Places are limited to 14 students per course. In addition to interactive language weekens, there are also Saturday events in language and culture.

Upcoming courses

Reading Ancient Greek Literature (3)

  • Short courses
  • Wed 03 Jan 2018 to Wed 21 Mar 2018
  • 1:45-3:45pm 10 meetings

Language and History

  • Short courses
  • Mon 15 Jan 2018 to Mon 19 Mar 2018
  • 5:00-7:00pm 10 meetings

Mexican Cinema & Culture

  • Short courses
  • Wed 17 Jan 2018 to Wed 21 Mar 2018
  • 7:00-9:00pm 10 meetings

Spanish Through Latin American Music

  • Short courses
  • Wed 17 Jan 2018 to Wed 21 Mar 2018
  • 2:00-4:00pm 10 meetings

Spanish through the Readings of Latin American Writers

  • Short courses
  • Thu 18 Jan 2018 to Thu 22 Mar 2018
  • 5:00-7:00pm 10 meetings