Languages, cultures and globalisation

Learn new skills, broaden your worldview and increase your linguistic abilities.

Short courses and workshops

Academic English courses
Develop your independent learning strategies and individual needs in listening, speaking, reading and writing.

Chinese language programme 
Improve your Chinese language communication skills in a fun, relaxed and interactive way.

English language pathways to University study for international students
Designed to help you prepare for university studies.

General English courses
Improve your ability to communicate in English in social and work situations.

HSK Exam Preparation Course
Achieve higher scores through intensive practice and training in exam-taking strategies.

IELTS preparation courses
Achieve your goals with these online IELTS preparation classes.

Public Programmes - Courses and Seminars 
Learn about cutting-edge research, stimulate your thinking, engage with important issues and debate your ideas with others.

Public Programmes - Languages 
Learn a foreign language to challenge yourself, improve employability, engage with rich histories and more.

Public Programmes - University lecture courses 
Attend regular lectures in a selection of courses, alongside enrolled students as an observer.

Teacher training for English as a foreign language
Learn the skills needed to begin a career teaching English as a foreign language and makes finding work in a language school easier.  

Interested in a qualification instead? Check out our undergraduate and postgraduate study options