SOAS University of London

Information for Current Students

Undergraduate Language Open Option Modules 2022-23

Follow the link(s) below for a full module description which will tell what pre-requisites (if any) are needed to take the module. The module descriptions will also contain information on whether the module is running/not running. Before embarking on a language module at a higher level than beginners, you will be required to take a placement test.  If you have any queries about taking a language module, please visit the relevant Department Office.



China and Inner Asia

Japan and Korea

Near and Middle East

South Asia

South East Asia

More advanced modules may also be available, please ask at the relevant Department Office.
N.B. 'Open option' only modules will only run if there are at least five students registered by the start of the academic year.

Academic Summer School

Currently there are no Language Open Options offered by the Academic Summer School during the summer of 2022.