Languages @ UCLan
Modern Language Certificate Programme

The Department of Languages and International Studies currently offers courses in eleven languages within the Languages Certificate Programme. You may choose to enrol as a beginner on a language that is completely new to you, or to improve your knowledge of a language that you have already studied.

Certificates are offered at Beginners, Intermediate and Advanced levels and beyond. The languages currently offered on the programme are Spanish, French, Italian, German, Chinese, Japanese, Arabic, Urdu, Portuguese, British Sign language, and English as a Foreign Language (EFL). Provision for EFL is described on a separate web page. EFL certificates are offered at six different levels from IELTS 4.0 to IELTS 7.0

All languages offer courses at Beginners level, with the more popular languages offering classes at Intermediate and Advanced levels.
The modules last all year and classes are two hours a week, with the exception of BSL, in which tuition is three hours a week. If you are an exchange student, and are in Preston for Semester One only, you can enrol for most languages.

Classes are friendly and practical and you will find yourself studying alongside students from a variety of countries and cultures. The courses focus on both productive and receptive language skills in your chosen language. We also encourage you to develop independent language learning skills.

In the Fylde Learning Centre you can use books, cassette tapes and videos that provide additional material in the language that you are studying. You can also watch live broadcasts in a variety of languages on satellite TV and use computer-based learning materials.

The Department of Languages and International Studies has enthusiastic and knowledgeable lecturers who will help you make effective use of all our facilities. Studying a language on our programme will improve your linguistic abilities, make you aware of different cultures, and increase the skills you offer to employers. kasyno gry automaty.

For more information on any aspect of the programme, please feel free to contact the course leader:

University of Central Lancashire
Department of Languages and International Studies
Preston, PR1 2HE

Tel: +44 (0) 1772 893130
Fax: +44 (0) 1772 892909