Croatian/Serbian – Evening Language Course

LocationRegent Street, Central London

Would you like to learn Croatian/Serbian in London? Join one of our part-time Croatian/Serbian courses at our central London Regent Street Campus – just a few minutes' walk from Oxford Circus.

Our beginner Croatian/Serbian courses start in October. If you already have some knowledge of Croatian/Serbian you can also join part 2 or part 3 of the Beginner Croatian/Serbian course.

Who is this class for?

Croatian Beginner is the first exposure to the language, allowing you to start to communicate.

  • Part 1 is for you if you have no or little previous knowledge of Croatian.
  • You can join Part 2 if you have studied Croatian for about 20 hours.
  • You can join Part 3 if you have studied Croatian for about 40 hours.


You can book:

  • each part for £235 (£260 after 25 March)*

Bookings are now closed however, it may still be possible to join. Please contact us at [email protected], giving your first and last name with the language, level (e.g. Beginner) and part you are interested in and we will be in touch.

Courses no longer available
Start date Part Day and time Duration Price Apply
4 October 2018 Part 1 Thursdays 6.30–8.30pm 10 weeks £260 (£235*) Already started
17 January 2019 Part 2 Thursdays 6.30–8.30pm 10 weeks £260 (£235*) Already started
Courses no longer available
Start date Part Day and time Duration Price Apply
18 April 2019 Part 3 Thursdays 6.30–8.30pm 10 weeks £260 (£235*) Booking closed

Course content

Our Croatian/Serbian lessons follow a communicative approach to language teaching, focusing on the language you need to communicate in authentic situations with an emphasis on speaking and listening. Our evening classes are taught by experienced language teachers who are native speakers of the language or equivalent.

Part 1


In this term, we will cover:

  • personal introductions
  • the alphabet
  • simple expressions (greetings, 'How are you?')
  • countries and nationalities
  • professions and places of work
  • family


You will learn:

  • nominative singular of nouns and adjectives
  • gender
  • personal pronouns (ja, ti, on/ona/ono; mi, vi, oni)
  • present tense of the verb 'to be'
  • possessive pronouns (moj, tvoj, njegov, njen; naš, vaš, njihov)
  • present tense – three types of conjugations of all verbs
  • the locative, accusative and genitive singular

Part 2


In this term, we will cover:

  • days of the week, parts of the day and months
  • weather and seasons
  • telling the time
  • hobbies and sport
  • daily routine
  • travelling, modes of transport


You will learn:

  • modal verbs (voleti/voljeti, želeti/željeti, morati, trebati, hteti/htjeti, moći)
  • adverbs of frequency and time
  • nominative plural of nouns and adjectives
  • instrumental singular
  • reflexive verbs (zvati se, vraćati se, buditi se)

Part 3


In this term, we will cover:

  • food and drink
  • shopping
  • public places and ways of giving directions
  • likes and dislikes
  • invitations
  • postcards from holidays
  • description of past events


You will learn:

  • possessive adjectives (Ivanov, -a, -o; Majin, -a, -o)
  • ordinal numbers (prvi, drugi, treći, etc.)
  • imperative
  • past tense

There may be slight content variations at the discretion of the tutor. We may, for example, include additional content when general progress is good, or vary content according to students' interests.

Learning resources

The course is based on the tutor’s own materials. Students may also want to get a copy of Učimo hrvatski 1 or Reč po reč, which they can use as supplementary material. However, please wait until the first session before buying your course book.

Contact us

Short Course Team

E: [email protected]

T: +44(0)20 3506 9900

Course dates 2018–19

October intake
Part 1: 1 October – 7 December 2018
Part 2: 14 January – 22 March 2019
Part 3: 15 April – 21 June 2019

January intake*
Part 1: 14 January – 22 March 2019
Part 2: 15 April – 21 June 2019
Part 3: 24 June – 26 July 2019

April intake*
One Part: 15 April – 21 June 2019​
Part 4: 15 April – 21 June 2019

*Please note that not every language has a January or April intake.

Monday classes will be affected by bank holidays on 22 April, 6 May and 27 May. Students will be notified of catch-up arrangements before the start of term.