Languages and cultural studies

Short courses

Join us in our virtual classroom to learn a language or brush up old skills. The following languages are offered as part of our new Weekly Oxford Worldwide (WOW) programme of ten-week, interactive classes, delivered online and fully tutor-led:  

Study from home, meeting online in small groups with your tutor to maximise interaction and enhance fluency in a friendly, supportive environment. 

Summer schools for English Language Teachers are also offered in remote format.

In-Oxford teaching

Due to uncertainty surrounding the coronavirus we have, for the time being, suspended face-to-face teaching in Oxford. Please sign up to our mailing list to be kept informed as in-person teaching becomes available.

Under ordinary circumstances, our language teaching includes Arabic, Classics (including Aramaic), Chinese, Farsi, French, German, Greek (Ancient Greek and Modern Greek), Hebrew, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Latin, Portuguese, Russian, Sanskrit, Spanish, Swedish and Turkish.

Language courses are offered at levels 1-6 and there are conversation classes available at intermediate, upper intermediate and advanced levels. Find your language level.


Upcoming courses

  • Short courses, Virtual classroom
  • Mon 10 May 2021 – 19 Jul 2021
  • 5:00 – 6:00pm
  • Short courses, Virtual classroom
  • Tue 11 May 2021 – 20 Jul 2021
  • 1:00 – 2:00pm
  • Short courses, Virtual classroom
  • Wed 12 May 2021 – 21 Jul 2021
  • 4:00 – 5:00pm
  • Short courses
  • Wed 12 May 2021 – 23 Jul 2021
  • Short courses, Virtual classroom
  • Wed 12 May 2021 – 21 Jul 2021
  • 1:30 – 3:30pm