Key Information

  • Duration: 20 weeks
  • Dates: September 2022–April 2023
  • Credits: 10 credits at Level 1 (SCQF 7) for foreign and English language courses or 5 credits for British Sign Language courses
  • Cost: Approximately £260*
  • Funding: Funding options available
  • Delivery: In person or online
  • Eligibility: See criteria below
  • Entry requirements: None
  • Class time: 20 weeks, 2 hours per week or 10 weeks, 4 hours per week (may vary from course to course)

ENROLMENT OPEN UNTIL 28 AUGUST

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Discover a new language or improve your existing language skills in a practical and interactive environment. Whether for business or pleasure, learn to communicate effectively, enjoy an authentic learning experience and expand your cultural knowledge.  Choose from the convenient option of studying from your home with our online option or come over to our beautiful campus for in person classes.

Our classes are relaxed and collaborative, with plenty of exposure to the language and many opportunities to practise and learn with your peers.

What qualifications/ credits can I gain?

Course assessment is optional but on successful completion you will obtain 10 credits at Level 1 (SCQF 7) for foreign and English language courses or 5 credits for British Sign Language courses.

How you’ll study

Language classes are interactive and collaborative, with plenty of exposure to the language and many opportunities to practise and learn with your peers. 

You will also have access to Moodle, the University’s virtual learning environment, where you will find additional activities for you to practise what you have learnt in class and to extend your knowledge.

Course cost

Foreign and English languages

Approximately £260*

20 weeks, 2 hours per week or 10 weeks, 4 hours per week

British Sign Language

Approximately £150

10 weeks, 2 hours per week.

Language courses available

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All our courses are now aligned to the Common European Framework for Languages.