Foreign Languages - Evening Courses

We run our evening classes in the Summer, Spring and Autumn.

 

Term dates 2017

Spring Term: w/c 13 February – 5 May 2017 (Easter Break 10 April – 21 April)

Summer Term: w/c 15 May – 7 July 2017

We offer evening language classes in nine different languages for those with either a professional or a leisure interest in foreign languages.

We offer classes in the following languages:

Language courses are offered at different levels:

  • Beginners 1
  • Beginners 2
  • Elementary
  • Intermediate
  • Proficient

Why should I choose this course?

Our skilled language tutors are all native speakers.

In their lessons they will mix the latest multimedia resources and traditional teaching methods.

Group sizes are kept small, typically between 6 to 15 students per class to ensure a high level of interaction between student and tutor.

Key skills, aims and objectives

All the courses follow a communicative approach and cover all four skills: speaking, writing, reading and listening, with an emphasis on speaking.

Future opportunities

Students will receive a Regent's University London certificate of attendance that allows them to enrol for the next level. Please note that there is no academic credit attached to the certificate.

Length

Classes take place 6.30 - 8.30 pm, one evening a week.

Autumn Term: 10 consecutive weeks

Spring Term: 10 consecutive weeks

Summer Term: 8 consecutive weeks

Additional information

Language courses are offered at the varying levels from Beginner 1 to Proficient.

Refer to the information below to determine your level, or if you have studied your chosen language before, please complete and return the appropriate placement test (refer to the admissions tab).

On completion, students will receive a Regent's University London certificate of attendance that allows them to enrol for the next level. Please note that there is no academic credit attached to the certificate.

Beginner 1
This course is for students with no or very little knowledge of the language. After successful completion of this course you will have grasped the basics of how the language operates. You will also be able to have simple interactions and exchange basic personal information, including your likes and dislikes.

Beginner 2
This course is for students with some previous experience of language learning. After successful completion of this course you will be able to engage in simple conversation on frequent and familiar topics, exchange information about yourself and your routine, your interests and plans, travel and shopping.

Elementary
This course is for students who have a good knowledge of the basics of the language. At the end of this course you will be able to communicate with increased fluency and accuracy, talk about past experiences and future events, make suggestions and requests, and operate successfully in personal, social and some routine professional situations.

Intermediate
You have studied the language before and have a good knowledge that enables you to communicate about standard situations, including talking about past events and the future. By the end of the course you will be able to communicate with greater fluency and accuracy with native speakers on frequent topics and in routine situations in personal, social and business contexts.

Proficient
Students who join this course will have a very good command of the language and its grammatical structures as well as a wide lexical range. At the end of the course students will be able to use the language confidently communicating with native speakers, engage in debates and use more sophisticated structures, and read and understand authentic written and aural texts.

Future start dates

February 2017

Autumn Term: w/c 26 September – 02 December 2016

Spring Term: w/c 13 February – 05 May 2017

Summer Term: w/c 15 May – 07 July 2017

Fees

Autumn Term: £220 (10 week course)

Spring Term: £220 (10 week course)

Summer Term: £180 (8 week course)

A concessionary fee of 50% is available to current Regent's University London students

 

 

How to apply

Step 1
Decide which language you would like to take, please see the Overview tab for details on each language

Step 2
Decide which level you would like to take, if the level is higher than Beginner 1 then please take a placement test (see below) and send to languages@regents.ac.uk                                                

Step 3
Enrol on the course

Please note that not all course levels are available to purchase online, if your required level is not available please contact languages@regents.ac.uk

If you have studied your chosen language before and would like to take a level higher than Beginner 1, then please complete a placement test:

Study methods

All the courses follow a communicative approach and cover all four skills: speaking, writing, reading and listening, with an emphasis on speaking.

Assessment structure

There are no formal assessments for the Evening Language Courses

Enquire about programme

Regent’s University London has no connection with Regent University of Virginia USA

Last updated: 04 January 2017

 

Key information

Name
Foreign Languages
Qualification
Evening Courses
Level
Language Study
Study mode
Part time
Duration
8 - 10 weeks
Tuition fees
£180 - £220 *
Scholarships
No *
Next start date
February 2017
Future start date
Study abroad
No
Validation

* See the admissions tab for further details on fees and scholarships