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Who can study short language courses at Worcester?

Most of the Language Centre's modules are open to anyone who wants to study a language at beginner level, improve their English or learn to teach English as a foreign language.

Members of the public, University staff and students are welcome to study individual undergraduate modules offered by the Language Centre, as a so-called 'auditing student'. Auditing students cannot claim credit for these modules, but may qualify for a certificate upon successful completion. Please check the handbook for the relevant module to make sure the course is what you are looking for.

Key features

  • Open to anyone
  • No prior knowledge or experience necessary
  • Opportunities to gain certification
  • Flexible short courses with multiple teaching dates

Entry requirements

What qualifications will you need?

Open to all

There are no entry requirements for our short language courses.

Other information

If you have any questions about applying for our short language courses, please contact us at languagecentre@worc.ac.uk.

Course content

What will you study?

Here is an overview of current modules available on this course. Regular updates may mean that exact module titles may differ.

French for beginners

TBC

German for beginners

TBC

Italian for beginners

TBC

Spanish for beginners

TBC

Japanese for beginners

TBC

Academic English

Improving English Usage and Style in Academic Writing

TBC

Improving English Usage and Style in Academic Writing

TBC

Improving English Usage and Style in Academic Writing for non-native speakers

TBC

Teaching English and a Foreign Language (TEFL)

Introduction to TEFL

TBC

Introduction to TEFL - Teaching Awareness

TBC

Teaching and Assessment

How will you be taught?

Our emphasis is on communication, with lots of oral work.

Careers

Where could it take you?

Language skills are highly valued by employers and broaden your horizon generally.

Our TEFL modules help you improve your language and teaching awareness and open up job opportunities all over the world.

Costs

How much will it cost?

Short course fees

To be confirmed.

Apply

How do you apply?

Please print off and complete the application form (sections 1, 2, 4 and 8 only) and either email it to both admissions@worc.ac.uk and languagecentre@worc.ac.uk

Or post it to: Admissions Team B, Admissions Office, University of Worcester, St John's Campus, Henwick Grove, WR2 6AJ.

Courses will only run subject to sufficient enrolment. A full refund will be given if courses are cancelled.

FAQs

For more information, check the FAQs. If you can't find the answer to your question, please email languagecentre@worc.ac.uk.

Get in touch

If you have any questions, please get in touch. We're here to help you every step of the way.

Language Centre

languagecentre@worc.ac.uk