Learn Classical Languages at City Lit in London

Explore the legacy of our past through a range of classical language including Latin, Classical and New Testament Greek, Biblical Hebrew and Sanskrit. Our courses range from beginners to advanced levels. You can work towards joining a reading group where you will tackle some of the more advanced texts in the original language.

Want to study a Classical language at City Lit, but unsure where to begin? Read more information on the levels available to determine the right course for you.
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  1. Classical Greek for beginners: module 1

    New Evening
    Course Date: Fri 10 Jan 2020
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    This four week course follows up on the introductory course held at the British Museum. Objects such as Greek inscriptions on architectural fragments will be used to provide a foundation in Classical Greek..
    Full fee: £159.00
    Senior fee: £127.00
    Concession: £97.00

  2. Classical Greek 5

    Course Date: Mon 13 Jan 2020 (and 11 other dates)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    This term we shall be continuing with Sophocles’ ‘Oedipus the King’ in the original, and continuing to revise Greek grammar.
    Full fee: £159.00
    Senior fee: £127.00
    Concession: £97.00

  3. Classical Greek 1 for complete beginners: module 1

    Course Date: Mon 13 Jan 2020 (and 1 other date)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    If you have never studied classical languages before, this course is the perfect introduction to the basics of Classical Greek. Based on Reading Greek (2nd edition, 2 vols, Cambridge University Press).
    Full fee: £159.00
    Senior fee: £127.00
    Concession: £97.00

  4. Latin 4 upper: module 2

    Evening
    Course Date: Mon 13 Jan 2020
    Location on this date: EC Euston
    This information will be provided soon. Please keep checking our website.
    Full fee: £169.00
    Senior fee: £169.00
    Concession: £103.00

  5. Sanskrit Level 1: module 2

    Course Date: Mon 13 Jan 2020
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    In this second module you will expand your vocabulary and continue to learn the basics of Sanskrit grammar.
    Full fee: £159.00
    Senior fee: £127.00
    Concession: £97.00

  6. Biblical Hebrew advanced

    Course Date: Mon 13 Jan 2020 (and 2 other dates)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    This information will be provided soon. Please keep checking our website.
    Full fee: £159.00
    Senior fee: £127.00
    Concession: £97.00

  7. Sanskrit level 3: module 2

    Evening
    Course Date: Mon 13 Jan 2020
    Location on this date: EC Euston
    This information will be provided soon. Please keep checking our website.
    Full fee: £169.00
    Senior fee: £169.00
    Concession: £103.00

  8. Latin 5 lower: module 2

    Course Date: Mon 13 Jan 2020 (and 2 other dates)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    This information will be provided soon. Please keep checking our website.
    Full fee: £159.00
    Senior fee: £127.00
    Concession: £97.00

  9. Classical Greek 3: module 2

    Evening
    Course Date: Mon 13 Jan 2020
    Location on this date: FRA - Fashion Retail Academy
    Continue to progresss through elementary Greek grammar.
    Full fee: £169.00
    Senior fee: £169.00
    Concession: £103.00

  10. Latin 5

    Course Date: Mon 13 Jan 2020 (and 10 other dates)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    This information will be provided soon. Please keep checking our website.
    Full fee: £109.00
    Senior fee: £87.00
    Concession: £66.00

  11. Biblical Hebrew 3: module 2

    Course Date: Tue 14 Jan 2020
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    This information will be provided soon. Please keep checking our website.
    Full fee: £159.00
    Senior fee: £127.00
    Concession: £97.00

  12. Classical Greek 1: module 1

    Evening
    Course Date: Tue 14 Jan 2020 (and 3 other dates)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    An introduction to the basics of Classical Greek. Based on 'Reading Greek' (2nd edition, 2 vols, Cambridge University Press).
    Full fee: £169.00
    Senior fee: £169.00
    Concession: £103.00

  13. Classical Greek 2: module 2

    Evening
    Course Date: Tue 14 Jan 2020 (and 1 other date)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Build on the grammatical structures for reading and translating Greek, which have been acquired in Greek 2 Module 1. The course is based on Reading Greek (Cambridge University Press 2007 edition).
    Full fee: £169.00
    Senior fee: £169.00
    Concession: £103.00

  14. Classical Greek 4 lower: module 2

    Course Date: Tue 14 Jan 2020
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Improve your fluency in reading Greek and gain a greater knowledge of the structures of Greek grammar. This course continues from 'Classical Greek 4 lower: module 1'.
    Full fee: £159.00
    Senior fee: £127.00
    Concession: £97.00

  15. Latin 2: module 1

    Course Date: Tue 14 Jan 2020 (and 4 other dates)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    This information will be provided soon. Please keep checking our website.
    Full fee: £159.00
    Senior fee: £127.00
    Concession: £97.00

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