Learn Celtic Languages at City Lit in London and Online

Spoken across parts of Britain, Ireland, the smaller surrounding British isles and even some parts of France. We offer a number of Celtic language courses including Scottish Gaelic and Cornish, to get your tongue tied around.

You can now study in the comfort of your home with our online courses.

For a limited time you can enjoy 20% off our online courses with a start date from 1 September 2020 using discount code: NEWONLINE. (Terms & Conditions apply )

To participate in online classes you will need an email address, a reliable internet connection, a computer/laptop/tablet with fully updated browser (preferably Google Chrome). Your device will need a microphone, and preferably a camera. Once you are enrolled on the course, you will receive detailed instructions for taking part in the class.

Browse our Celtic language courses below and enrol today!

  1. Irish Gaelic 2: module 1

    Course Date: Mon 14 Sep 2020 (and 1 other date)
    Location on this date: Online
    Building on foundations set in Irish beginners, students will explore a variety of topics, using a variety of tenses, with a continuing emphasis on the spoken language.

    This course will be delivered online. For more information please see our guide to online learning.
    Full fee: £169.00
    Senior fee: £135.00
    Concession: £103.00

  2. Welsh 2 lower: module 1

    Evening
    Course Date: Mon 14 Sep 2020
    Location on this date: Online
    Suitable if you have completed Welsh Beginners. 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.

    This course will be delivered online. For more information please see our guide to online learning.
    Full fee: £189.00
    Senior fee: £189.00
    Concession: £115.00

  3. Welsh Beginners: module 1

    Evening
    Course Date: Mon 14 Sep 2020
    Location on this date: Online
    Suitable for complete beginners. Learn to speak Welsh on this lively course for 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'.

    This course will be delivered online. For more information please see our guide to online learning.
    Full fee: £189.00
    Senior fee: £189.00
    Concession: £115.00

  4. Irish Gaelic beginners: module 1

    Course Date: Mon 14 Sep 2020 (and 2 other dates)
    Location on this date: Online
    Suitable for complete beginners wanting to learn this beautiful language.

    This course will be delivered online. For more information please see our guide to online learning.
    Full fee: £169.00
    Senior fee: £135.00
    Concession: £103.00

  5. Irish Gaelic conversation: module 1

    Course Date: Mon 14 Sep 2020
    Location on this date: Online
    This course aims to give speakers of Irish a chance to practise their speaking and listening skills on a weekly basis as they discuss current affairs, culture, the Irish language, or whatever takes their fancy.

    This course will be delivered online. For more information please see our guide to online learning.
    Full fee: £169.00
    Senior fee: £135.00
    Concession: £103.00

  6. Welsh 3: module 1

    Evening
    Course Date: Tue 15 Sep 2020
    Location on this date: Online
    Continue to improve your Welsh in this communicative class. The emphasis is on the practical use of Welsh and to develop your listening and speaking skills. Suitable for students who have already completed `Cwrs Mynediad' and the first 20 units of ‘Cwrs Sylfaen’ or an equivalent course and have been learning Welsh for approx. 2 - 3 years. This term, we aim to complete `Cwrs Sylfaen (CBAC) Units 21 -30’ and also read a book in class. The emphasis will be on improving Welsh speaking ability.

    No class on 27/10/20.

    This course will be delivered online. For more information please see our guide to online learning.
    Full fee: £189.00
    Senior fee: £189.00
    Concession: £115.00

  7. Gaelic 2: module 1

    Evening
    Course Date: Wed 16 Sep 2020
    Location on this date: Online
    Suitable if you have completed 'Gaelic beginners' (year one of Gaelic), or have an equivalent level. Practice and improve your elementary Gaelic in this lively course, focusing on speaking and listening skills as well as Gaelic culture, poetry and music.

    This course will be delivered online. For more information please see our guide to online learning.
    Full fee: £189.00
    Senior fee: £189.00
    Concession: £115.00

  8. Gaelic beginners: module 1

    Course Date: Wed 16 Sep 2020 (and 1 other date)
    Location on this date: Online
    Learn Gaelic in this communicative course. Suitable for complete beginners. Learn Gaelic in this communicative course. Suitable for complete beginners, which also provides an introduction to Gaelic culture, poetry and songs.

    This course will be delivered online. For more information please see our guide to online learning.
    Full fee: £169.00
    Senior fee: £135.00
    Concession: £103.00

  9. Irish Gaelic beginners: module 3

    Evening
    Course Date: Thu 17 Sep 2020
    Location on this date: Online
    Learn to speak Irish and develop your speaking and listening skills in these communicative classes.

    This course will be delivered online. For more information please see our guide to online learning.
    Full fee: £189.00
    Senior fee: £189.00
    Concession: £115.00

  10. Welsh 4: module 1

    Course Date: Fri 18 Sep 2020
    Location on this date: Online
    Improve your confidence and fluency in speaking Welsh and your ability to understand news reports and read standard written Welsh. This interactive course will be based on 'Colloquial Welsh' by Gareth King, starting from lesson 9. Other material used in the course will be provided by the tutor. We will also be reading a book in class. Suitable if you have studied Welsh for 3 - 5 years and completed the intermediate level CBAC (WJEC) course ‘Cwrs Canolradd' or equivalent. The course aims to improve your confidence in both speaking and reading Welsh.

    No class on 30/10/20.

    This course will be delivered online. For more information please see our guide to online learning.
    Full fee: £169.00
    Senior fee: £135.00
    Concession: £103.00

  11. Welsh 5: module 1

    Course Date: Fri 18 Sep 2020
    Location on this date: Online
    Cwrs Cymraeg, yn Gymraeg, i ddysgwyr profiadol. Cewch gyfle i ddatblygu'ch sgiliau cyfathrebol; i drafod materion cyfoes; i gael cyflwyniad i'r iaith lenyddol; i roi sglein ar eich Cymraeg ac i wneud ffrindiau newydd. Hyn oll mewn awyrgylch gyfeillgar a chroesawgar. Bydd o fantais cael llyfr gramadeg a geiriadur. This course will be taught as far as possible completely through the medium of Welsh. Suitable for experienced learners who want continue to improve fluency and also obtain an introduction to the literary language. Ideal if you will have been learning Welsh for four to six years recently, or have an equivalent level of ability (e.g. GCSE, A level Welsh, second language).

    No class on 30/10/20.

    This course will be delivered online. For more information please see our guide to online learning.
    Full fee: £169.00
    Senior fee: £135.00
    Concession: £103.00

  12. Cornish beginners and intermediate: module 1

    Evening
    Course Date: Fri 18 Sep 2020
    Location on this date: Online
    This course is idesigned to run in a workshop-style format, providing complete beginners with an introduction to Cornish and intermediate learners with a chance to consolidate their Cornish. Learners will work in the group most suitable for their level. This course incorporates a beginners' group and an intermediate group of Cornish learners. The beginners' group is suitable for those completely new to the language and the intermediate group is suitable for those who wish to develop their speaking and listening skills.

    This course will be delivered online. For more information please see our guide to online learning.
    Full fee: £129.00
    Senior fee: £129.00
    Concession: £79.00

  13. Cornish advanced: module 1

    Cornish advanced: module 1

    Evening
    Course Date: Fri 25 Sep 2020
    Location on this date: Online
    Develop your advanced Cornish conversation and discussion. Suitable for anyone who has studied Cornish for several years and wants to improve their oral skills. Over two years, the course prepares you for the 4th grade (final grade) of the Cornish Language Board examinations.

    This course will be delivered online. For more information please see our guide to online learning.
    Full fee: £129.00
    Senior fee: £129.00
    Concession: £79.00

  14. Irish Gaelic 3: module 1

    Course Date: Mon 14 Sep 2020
    Location on this date: Online
    Building on foundations set in Irish 2, students will explore a variety of topics, using a variety of tenses, with a continuing emphasis on the spoken language.

    This course will be delivered online. For more information please see our guide to online learning.
    Full fee: £169.00
    Senior fee: £135.00
    Concession: £103.00

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