Languages and levels

Evening language courses

Open evenings

To meet the tutors and find out which language level is right for you, please come to one of our open evenings. Our open evenings are free of charge but you need to register. Please see the link on the right hand side to register.

Autumn Term

Tuesday 25 September 2018, 7pm to 8.30pm

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Winter Term

Tuesday 11 December 2018, 7pm to 8.30pm

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Spring Term

Tuesday 19 March 2019, 7pm to 8.30pm

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Classes taught

 

Beginners

Pre-

intermediate

Intermediate

Upper-

intermediate

Advanced

British Sign Language

Yes

 

     

Chinese

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes*

Yes

English

   

Yes

Yes

    Yes

French

Yes

Yes

Yes

n/a

Yes

German

Yes

Yes

Yes

n/a

Yes

Italian

Yes

Yes

Yes

n/a

Yes

Portuguese

Yes

Yes

 

 

 

Russian

Yes

Yes

 

 

 

Spanish

Yes

Yes

Yes

n/a

Yes

* Parts 1 and 2 over two years

Course content

Please check our course content page for more information on the syllabus for each level. This will also help you decide which class is best for you.

Equivalence

Our levels

CEFR* equivalent

Beginners

A1

Pre-intermediate (equivalent to GCSE level)

A2

Intermediate (equivalent to AS level)

B1

Upper-intermediate (English and Chinese only) (equivalent to A-level)

B2

Advanced (Post A-level)

B2

Advanced English as a Foreign Language

C1

*Common European Framework of Reference

Self-assessment of your language level

To assess your level on the CEFR and book the course most suited to your skills, please refer to the European language levels - Self Assessment Grid.