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. Medieval Latin

    Course Date: Wed 22 Apr 2020 (and 1 other date)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Improve your fluency in reading Medieval Latin by translating original literary, religious, historical, and philosophical

    passages. Knowledge of classical Latin grammar is required.
    Full fee: £99.00
    Senior fee: £79.00
    Concession: £60.00

  2. Sanskrit Vedic chanting beginners: module 3

    Evening
    Course Date: Wed 22 Apr 2020
    Location on this date: FRA - Fashion Retail Academy
    Learn how to chant in the authentic way, following the Taittiriya School of the Yajur veda.
    Full fee: £109.00
    Senior fee: £109.00
    Concession: £66.00

  3. Latin 1 for complete beginners: module 3

    Evening
    Course Date: Wed 22 Apr 2020
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Do you want to take the next step in your introductory studies of Latin? You will be introduced to the language or reminded of what you have forgotten if you are rusty.
    Full fee: £169.00
    Senior fee: £169.00
    Concession: £103.00

  4. Classical Greek 1 for complete beginners module 3

    Course Date: Wed 22 Apr 2020
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    An ideal opportunity to continue learning Classical Greek. This class continues from 'Classical Greek 1 for complete beginners: module 2' (RG148) which started in April. Based on Reading Greek (2nd edition, 2 vols, CUP).
    Full fee: £159.00
    Senior fee: £127.00
    Concession: £97.00

  5. Latin 1: module 1

    Course Date: Wed 22 Apr 2020 (and 1 other date)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    An introduction to Latin, or a reminder of what you have forgotten if you are rusty. Based on the second edition of Reading Latin (Cambridge University Press: 2016, 2 vols).
    Full fee: £159.00
    Senior fee: £127.00
    Concession: £97.00

  6. Old English language

    Course Date: Thu 23 Apr 2020
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    What was the English language like before the Norman Conquest? How easy is it to translate their diverse literature? Can we write our own Old English? Come along and see.
    Full fee: £219.00
    Senior fee: £175.00
    Concession: £134.00

  7. Latin 1 for complete beginners: module 2

    Evening
    Course Date: Thu 23 Apr 2020 (and 1 other date)
    Location on this date: International House
    Become more confident in Latin translation and learn how to translate simple Latin stories.
    Full fee: £169.00
    Senior fee: £169.00
    Concession: £103.00

  8. Biblical Hebrew 1: module 3

    Evening
    Course Date: Thu 23 Apr 2020
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Continue learning to translate the Bible from Hebrew with confidence, understanding what translations are unable to convey.
    Full fee: £169.00
    Senior fee: £169.00
    Concession: £103.00

  9. Classical Greek 1: module 3

    Evening
    Course Date: Thu 23 Apr 2020
    Location on this date: International House
    Continue to study the elementary structures of Ancient Greek. Based on the second edition of the Reading Greek (2007).
    Full fee: £169.00
    Senior fee: £169.00
    Concession: £103.00

  10. Latin 1: module 3

    Evening
    Course Date: Thu 23 Apr 2020 (and 1 other date)
    Location on this date: International House
    Build on the grammatical structures for reading and translating Latin, which have been acquired in Latin 1, modules 1 and 2. The course is based on Reading Latin (Cambridge University Press, 2016).
    Full fee: £169.00
    Senior fee: £169.00
    Concession: £103.00

  11. Biblical Hebrew 2: module 3

    Course Date: Thu 23 Apr 2020
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Continue learning to translate the Bible from Hebrew with confidence, understanding what translations are unable to convey.
    Full fee: £159.00
    Senior fee: £127.00
    Concession: £97.00

  12. Sanskrit level 2: module 3

    Evening
    Course Date: Thu 23 Apr 2020
    Location on this date: EC Euston
    Continue to develop your knowledge of Sanskrit, expanding your vocabulary and becoming more familiar with its grammar features.
    Full fee: £169.00
    Senior fee: £169.00
    Concession: £103.00

  13. Latin 1: module 2

    Evening
    Course Date: Thu 23 Apr 2020 (and 2 other dates)
    Location on this date: International House
    Build on the grammatical structures for reading and translating Latin, which have been acquired in Latin 1 Module 1. Based on Reading Latin (Cambridge University Press, 2016 Edition).
    Full fee: £159.00
    Senior fee: £159.00
    Concession: £97.00

  14. Latin 1 intensive

    Course Date: Fri 24 Apr 2020
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    This information will be provided soon. Please keep checking our website.
    Full fee: £319.00
    Senior fee: £255.00
    Concession: £195.00

  15. Sanskrit Vedic chanting intermediate: module 3

    Evening
    Course Date: Fri 24 Apr 2020
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Learn how to chant in the authentic way, following the Taittiriya School of the Yajur veda.
    Full fee: £109.00
    Senior fee: £109.00
    Concession: £66.00

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