Learn a Language at City Lit in London

We offer language courses at all levels and over 27 different languages here at City Lit. Whether you would like to attend part-time evening, daytime or weekend language classes, our highly popular language courses offer the widest choice in London.  Classes range from French, German, Italian and Spanish to Japanese, Korean and Arabic. Most language lessons are taught at seven different levels and you can start anywhere from beginner to advanced. We offer short courses, intensive and fast-track if you need to learn in a hurry, as well as one-day workshops and tasters. Not sure what level you are? Use our self-assessment tool

Discover the benefits of learning a second language and find out what the top growing languages are at City Lit, and why there's never been a better time to learn them.

Got a question about our courses? Call us on 020 7492 2644 or email languages@citylit.ac.uk.

If you are looking for language courses on behalf of your organisation, email us on languagetraining@citylit.ac.uk or call 020 7492 2640 for more information and to see how we can help.

Student stories
Discover how James Anderson found studying languages at City Lit to be life changing.

Some of our courses take place at our main building in Covent Garden, and some in Euston. Please check the course webpage for location details.

Get in touch on 020 7831 7831 Monday-Friday between 10am-5pm. 

Languages highlights

European

European

Celtic

Celtic

Asian

Asian

  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4
  5. 5
  1. Spanish: preparation for A-level part 2

    Course Date: Wed 16 Jan 2019
    Location on this date: EC Euston
    This course follows the A-level syllabus and is suitable for those who would like to progress in Spanish in a structured way. The course does not lead to the exam but you will be able to sit the A-level exam in the summer 2020. Ideally you should have taken GCSE Spanish (A*-B mark) or equivalent upper intermediate knowledge (A2-B1 level). The course is divided into three parts (parts 2 and 3 will take place in term 2 and 3).



    Please send an email to languages@citylit.ac.uk or call the Languages department 020 7492 2644 if you are unsure about your level.

    Tuesday 26th June 17.00-20.00 and Tuesday 11 September 17.00-20.00.
    Full fee: £289.00
    Senior fee: £289.00
    Concession: £176.00

  2. Spanish 6

    Course Date: Wed 16 Jan 2019 (and 1 other date)
    Location on this date: EC Euston
    ¿Quieres practicar tu español? ¿Lo hablas con fluidez? Este curso es ideal para una discusión en profundidad de temas actuales.



























    130/5000













    ¿Quieres practicar tu español? ¿Lo hablas con fluidez? Este curso es ideal para una discusión en profundidad de temas actuales.
    Full fee: £179.00
    Senior fee: £179.00
    Concession: £109.00

  3. German 5: Aktuelles aus den Medien

    Course Date: Wed 16 Jan 2019 (and 1 other date)
    Location on this date: EC Euston
    Ein Kurs für Fortgeschrittene. Verfolgen Sie die neuesten Nachrichten und Berichte auf dem Bildschirm und in der Presse! Wir diskutieren, erweitern den Wortschatz und die Grammatikkenntnisse! C1/2.
    Full fee: £179.00
    Senior fee: £179.00
    Concession: £109.00

  4. Italian 2 upper early-bird: module 2

    Course Date: Wed 16 Jan 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Improve your lower intermediate Italian on this communicative course. The emphasis is on the development of your oral skills. Suitable if you have completed module 1 or equivalent. Based on Nuovo Espresso 2 (Alma Edizioni - Italian version).
    Full fee: £139.00
    Senior fee: £139.00
    Concession: £139.00

  5. Catalan 2: module 2

    Course Date: Wed 16 Jan 2019
    Location on this date: EC Euston
    Improve your elementary Catalan on this communicative course. Taught in Catalan, the emphasis is on developing your listening and speaking.
    Full fee: £179.00
    Senior fee: £179.00
    Concession: £109.00

  6. Korean 2: module 2

    Course Date: Wed 16 Jan 2019
    Location on this date: EC Euston
    This course is designed for who have studied Korean for more than 1 year and who wish to achieve a higher level of Korean communication skills. The emphasis is on acquiring knowledge of various grammatical elements and expressions including honorific expressions, verb conjugatiions and adjectives. The course also aims to provide an understanding of using various speech patterns that are appropriate to the context.
    Full fee: £179.00
    Senior fee: £179.00
    Concession: £109.00

  7. Chinese 2 lower: module 2

    Course Date: Wed 16 Jan 2019 (and 1 other date)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Continue improving your Chinese with the emphasis on speaking and listening. Suitable if you have completed 'Chinese 2 lower: module 1' or equivalent.
    Full fee: £219.00
    Senior fee: £175.00
    Concession: £134.00

  8. Chinese 2 upper: module 2

    Course Date: Wed 16 Jan 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Further improve your Chinese (Mandarin) and develop your speaking skills. Suitable if you have completed 'Chinese (Mandarin) 2 upper: module 1' or equivalent. Further improve your Chinese (Mandarin) and develop your speaking skills. Suitable if you have been studying Chinese (Mandarin) for two years or equivalent. You should have a knowledge of about 400 characters.
    Full fee: £209.00
    Senior fee: £209.00
    Concession: £127.00

  9. Welsh beginners: module 2

    Course Date: Wed 16 Jan 2019
    Location on this date: FRA - Fashion Retail Academy
    Suitable if you have completed module 1. Continue learning to speak Welsh on this lively course for near beginners, with the emphasis on the practical use of Welsh and the development of your listening and speaking skills. Based on the book 'Cwrs Mynediad'.

    No class on 13/02/18.
    Full fee: £179.00
    Senior fee: £179.00
    Concession: £109.00

  10. Japanese 2 upper: module 2

    Course Date: Wed 16 Jan 2019 (and 2 other dates)
    Location on this date: EC Euston
    Suitable if you have completed module 1 or equivalent. On this course you will learn to communicate more fully and fluently in a wider range of everyday situations and conversations.
    Full fee: £179.00
    Senior fee: £179.00
    Concession: £109.00

  11. Swedish 2: module 2

    Course Date: Wed 16 Jan 2019
    Location on this date: FRA - Fashion Retail Academy
    Join this lively course to improve your lower intermediate Swedish listening and speaking. Suitable if you have completed Swedish 2: module 2 or if you have an equivalent level.This course teaches you the Swedish language with a focus on speaking, using a variety of methods and sources.
    Full fee: £179.00
    Senior fee: £179.00
    Concession: £109.00

  12. Swedish 3: module 2

    Course Date: Wed 16 Jan 2019
    Location on this date: FRA - Fashion Retail Academy
    This course teaches you the Swedish language at an intermediate level, with a focus on speaking, using a variety of methods and sources. We are using the textbooks Rivstart B1+B2.
    Full fee: £179.00
    Senior fee: £179.00
    Concession: £109.00

  13. German beginners: module 2

    German beginners: module 2

    Course Date: Wed 16 Jan 2019 (and 5 other dates)
    Location on this date: EC Euston
    Suitable if you have completed module 1 or equivalent. Based on Willkommen Chapters 5 and 6 (Hodder Arnold).
    Full fee: £179.00
    Senior fee: £179.00

  14. Japanese 3 lower: module 2

    Course Date: Wed 16 Jan 2019 (and 1 other date)
    Location on this date: EC Euston
    Improve your level of Japanese on this communicative course where you will have the opportunity to develop your oral and listening skills as well as consolidate your reading and writing skills. Suitable if you have completed 'Japanese '3 lower: module 1' or equivalent.
    Full fee: £179.00
    Senior fee: £179.00
    Concession: £109.00

  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4
  5. 5

Can't see a course you want?

Add this category to your waiting list to set up alerts and we will update you when new courses are released online.

Add to your waiting list