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

For more information on our Spanish A-Level and GCSE courses, visit our Spanish A-Level and GCSE page

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.

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.

  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4
  5. 5
  1. Dutch holiday kit

    Weekend
    Course Date: Sat 27 Jul 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Make the most of your holidays in a Dutch-speaking country with this short, intensive course. This Holiday Kit will provide you with all the language you need to communicate in the most common holiday situations & have a friendly chat with the locals!
    Full fee: £89.00
    Senior fee: £89.00
    Concession: £89.00

  2. French 4: à lire sur la plage

    Course Date: Mon 29 Jul 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Vous aimez lire en francais et vous voulez découvrir des romans légers à lire en vacances. Venez les découvrir dans ce cours animé et interactif. C'est aussi une excellente introduction si vous ne lisez pas déjà de romans français.
    Full fee: £89.00
    Senior fee: £71.00
    Concession: £54.00

  3. Arabic beginners: module 3 part 1

    Evening
    Course Date: Mon 29 Jul 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Continue to learn to speak, understand, read and write Modern Standard Arabic on these lively courses, which also refer to other Arabic dialects. You should have completed 'Arabic beginners: module 2' or equivalent. This is part 1 of a 4 week course: to complete module 3 you will need to enrol on part 2 in September as well.
    Full fee: £69.00
    Senior fee: £69.00
    Concession: £42.00

  4. Spanish 5:revision course

    Course Date: Mon 29 Jul 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Este curso te dará la oportunidad de revisar gramática avanzada, enriquecer tu vocabulario y conocimiento de cultura y expresarte con más fluidez. Los estudiantes participarán en actividades variadas dentro de un ambiente relajado y participativo.
    Full fee: £159.00
    Senior fee: £127.00
    Concession: £97.00

  5. Spanish 1: daily life conversation

    Course Date: Mon 29 Jul 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Revise, consolidate and improve your listening and speaking skills. Communicate more confidently in daily life situations. Ideal if you have studied Spanish for one year or have an equivalent level.
    Full fee: £159.00
    Senior fee: £127.00
    Concession: £97.00

  6. Chinese 1 intensive: a journey for beginners in summer

    Chinese 1 intensive: a journey for beginners in summer

    Course Date: Mon 29 Jul 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Learn to speak Chinese (Mandarin) in this lively and intensive course which will enable you to handle some simple social/personal conversations in Chinese. Suitable for complete beginners.
    Full fee: £159.00
    Senior fee: £127.00
    Concession: £97.00

  7. Discover Welsh

    Evening
    Course Date: Mon 29 Jul 2019 (and 1 other date)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Get a flavour of a new language and its basic sentence structure. Learn some useful phrases and some pronunciation guidelines. A fascinating introduction for complete beginners and those who might like to take it further.
    Full fee: £29.00
    Senior fee: £29.00
    Concession: £29.00

  8. French beginners intensive

    French beginners intensive

    Course Date: Mon 29 Jul 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Learn to speak French in this intensive, self-contained class for complete beginners. Please contact the Languages team for information about the next recommended course for you.
    Full fee: £159.00
    Senior fee: £127.00
    Concession: £97.00

  9. German beginners: A short refresher

    Course Date: Tue 30 Jul 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Have you studied German some time ago? Are you thinking of restarting your studies from near beginners level? Enjoy this refresher! This workshop will help you decide whether you'd like to pick up your German studies again in September.
    Full fee: £29.00
    Senior fee: £29.00
    Concession: £29.00

  10. Arabic beginners: module 3 part 2

    Evening
    Course Date: Mon 2 Sep 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Continue to learn to speak, understand, read and write Modern Standard Arabic on these lively courses, which also refer to other Arabic dialects.This is part 2 of a 4 week course: to complete module 3 you will need to have completed LA133 Arabic beginners module 3: part 1 as well.
    Full fee: £69.00
    Senior fee: £69.00
    Concession: £42.00

  11. Revive your elementary French (evening)

    Evening
    Course Date: Mon 2 Sep 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Come and join this lively course to refresh your elementary French. After attending this course you will be able join a level 2 course later in September.
    Full fee: £119.00
    Senior fee: £119.00
    Concession: £73.00

  12. Italian: jump into year 2 lower

    Course Date: Mon 2 Sep 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    This intensive course is suitable if you have studied Italian for about a year in the past but are not sure whether you are ready to join the second year. You will revise the whole year 1 in one week and will be ready for 'Italian 2: module 1' later this September. Not for complete beginners.
    Full fee: £199.00
    Senior fee: £199.00
    Concession: £199.00

  13. Italian: jump into year 2 upper

    Course Date: Mon 2 Sep 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    This intensive course is suitable if you have studied Italian for about two years in the past but are not sure whether you are ready to join the third year, 'Italian 2 upper'. You will revise the whole second year in one week, and will be ready for 'Italian 2 upper: module 1' later this September. The course is not for complete beginners.
    Full fee: £199.00
    Senior fee: £199.00
    Concession: £199.00

  14. Japanese: Jump into year 2

    Evening
    Course Date: Mon 2 Sep 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    This short course is a chance to review the topics covered in year one and give you a head start as you enter your second year of studying Japanese.
    Full fee: £79.00
    Senior fee: £79.00
    Concession: £48.00

  15. Danish beginners intensive: Module 3

    Evening
    Course Date: Mon 2 Sep 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Consolidate and build on your Danish language skills and expand your knowledge of Danish traditions and culture. Suitable if you have done modules 1 and 2, or equivalent.
    Full fee: £99.00
    Senior fee: £99.00
    Concession: £60.00

  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