Archive for the ‘Foreign Languages Centre’ Category

Sign up today for a foreign language class starting in May

Enrollment is now open and if you are a member of University staff, you are eligible for a concessionary rate.

A taste of China with 'The Road Home': Thu 30 Mar

All staff and students are invited to experience a little Chinese culture at our film showing of the hit film, The Road Home (我的父亲母亲), together with free refreshments offering a taste of China.

150 students celebrate winter traditions from around the world

On 1 December over 150 students attended our International Winter Celebrations event where they learnt about how different cultures around the world celebrate the season.

Self Access Language Centre (SALC) closed 20-26 Jun

Apologies for any inconvenience.

Securing the future of languages

A message from Professor Peter Lambert, Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Learning & Teaching) about the proposal to restructure the University’s Foreign Language Centre (FLC).

Securing the future of languages

High quality provision of foreign languages for our students is key to University’s strategic focus on enhancing the undergraduate and postgraduate student experience, encouraging skills development, and supporting an internationally-facing University community.

Share the beauty & richness of the Arab culture: Wed 20 Apr

An afternoon of free activities offering a brief introduction to Arab culture with short talks, music, art and Arabic snacks.

Creation of a new skills centre

A message from Professor Peter Lambert, Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Learning & Teaching)

Why not learn a foreign language? Courses start w/c 29 Sep

Members of staff can join lunchtime and evening courses at a discounted rate.

FLC organise fundraising concert: Sat 14 Jun

The Foreign Languages Centre is helping to raise money for Three Ways School Tea Cup Appeal: Help us to change the lives of very special children and young people

Foreign language courses start next week - staff discounts

Members of staff at the University can join our courses for the general public and lunchtime languages at a discounted rate.

Foreign languages fundraiser for Three Ways School

Language tutors at the University of Bath are inviting local people to try a new language and raise funds for Bath’s special needs school, Three Ways.

Local school pupils get to grips with foreign language & culture

Year 9 & 10 students from St Gregory's School in Bath attended two Language & Culture Days organised by the Foreign Languages Centre recently. The days were sponsored by a government programme called Routes into Languages, which aims to inspire and encourage young people to study languages.

Blue sky thinking at the Foreign Languages Centre: Book a ‘language for holidays’ course and take advantage of staff and student discounts

Book a ‘language for holidays’ course and take advantage of staff and student discounts.

FLC organises language training for B&NES primary school teachers

The Foreign Languages Centre is currently running a six-week up-skilling course in French to allow the teachers to brush up on their knowledge of French. The classes aim to develop confidence and to make the teachers practise the language.

Foreign Languages Centre day for local A level students

The Foreign Languages Centre at the University of Bath hosted an Open Day on campus for year 12 students who are studying French, Spanish and German at AS or A level (or equivalent).

Public lecture promises a World Cup warm up

Football fans can prepare to take on the 2010 World Cup pundits this year at a public lecture on Friday 23 April on the story and science of the world’s most popular game. Dr Ken Bray, Visiting Professor in Mechanical Engineering and author of How to Score: Science and the Beautiful Game, will explain how football has gripped the world, and give an insight into the science that underpins the penalty shootout.

Language day for sixth-formers

The Foreign Languages Centre at the University hosted an open day on campus for year 12 students who are studying French, Spanish or German on Wednesday 3 February.

Learn a foreign language: reduced rates for staff & students

Learn a foreign language and take advantage of the reduced rates offered to staff, postgraduate and undergraduate students! The Foreign Languages Centre has started enrolling for its Spring term language courses on both the community programme and the lunchtime programme.

Swap sandwiches for languages at lunchtime

New lunchtime language classes run by the University of Bath will offer city centre workers something different to do at lunchtime.