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

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 weekends, there are also Saturday events in language and culture.

Upcoming courses

British Intelligence and the Refugees from Nazism

  • Short courses
  • Sat 09 Jun 2018
  • 9:45am-5:00pm

Inter-culturally Speaking (Online)

  • Short courses
  • Wed 26 Sep 2018 to 07 Dec 2018

Reading Latin Literature (3)

  • Short courses
  • Wed 06 Sep 2017 to Wed 13 Dec 2017
  • 10:15am-12:15pm 10 meetings

Ancient Greek 1

  • Short courses
  • Mon 02 Oct 2017 to Mon 12 Mar 2018
  • 5:00-7:00pm 20 meetings

Ancient Greek 2

  • Short courses
  • Mon 02 Oct 2017 to Mon 12 Mar 2018
  • 7:30-9:30pm 20 meetings