23 May 2014
Free language taster sessions will be offered at the Language Centre at SOAS, University of London as part of the Adult Learning Festival next month.
Starting on Saturday 7 June from 12pm until 2pm, the Language Taster Lessons will offer Persian, Arabic, Chinese and Korean.
The Language Centre has a long and distinguished history of foreign language teaching. All classes are based on the latest communicative methods of language teaching that will soon get you using the language for practical communication in a range of everyday contexts. Languages are taught for all levels - from Beginners to Proficiency.
All sessions are free and materials will be provided. Spaces for the taster sessions on 7 June and 14 June will be limited so please reserve your place by calling 020 7898 4888
Saturday 7 June 12:00-14:00
Venue: SOAS, University of London, Thornhaugh Street (off Russell Square)
Duration: Each taster session is 45 minutes long, with 10-15 minutes at the end for questions about further study of the language in question.
Room B104 (Brunei Gallery, opposite the SOAS main building)
Room B111 (Brunei Gallery, opposite the SOAS main building)
Saturday 14 June 11:00-13:00 and 14:00-16:00
Venue: Asia House, 63 Upper Cavendish Street (off Regent Street)
Duration: Each taster is 30 minutes long, with 5-10 minutes at the end for questions about further study of the language in question.
11:00-13:00 Turkish, Arabic, Persian (These tasters are given three times from 11:00-13:00)
14:00-16:00 Chinese, Korean, Japanese (These tasters are given three times from 14:00-16:00)
Wednesday 18 June 11:00-12:00 and 14:00-15:00 *
Venue: Wellington Barracks, Birdcage Walk, Westminster
Duration: Each taster is 30 minutes long.
* Please note that this event is open only to British Army personnel and to their spouses.