We will be tailoring our delivery of our short courses in the year ahead, in accordance with government guidance on physical distancing, with the safety, health and wellbeing of our University community at the heart of our decisions.

We will be delivering the Part 1 of all the Language courses via online virtual classroom. Whatever the way you start your Westminster experience - online, on campus or a blend of these - you can be assured of a warm welcome at our University, where your wellbeing, the quality of our teaching and your learning experience, are our priorities.

Overview

Course summary

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

Who is this class for?

This level of Bulgarian is post-beginner, allowing you to extend your range of basic skills.

  • Part 1 is for you if you have already studied the Bulgarian language for approximately one year or 60 hours.
  • You can join Part 2 if you have studied Bulgarian for about 80 hours.
  • You can join Part 3 if you have studied Bulgarian for about 100 hours.

Discounts and offers

October start

  • Part 1 for £250 (£280 after 23 August)*
  • Parts 1, 2 and 3 together for £565 (£625 after 23 August)*

To book all three parts, please proceed with booking Part 1 and add Parts 2 and 3 to your order when prompted during the checkout process.

Terms and conditions

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Course structure

Our Bulgarian 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.

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

We will use our own materials throughout the course. Please wait until the first session to obtain a list of recommended literature. 

Topics

In this term, we will cover:

  • shopping
  • food and drinks
  • family relations
  • weather
  • interests and hobbies
  • expressing preference
  • giving recommendations
  • asking for help
  • offering assistance.

Grammar

You will learn:

  • irregular imperatives
  • direct and indirect object pronouns
  • demonstrative pronouns; dative pronouns
  • comparative form of adjectives – in masculine, feminine and neuter genders
  • modal verbs
  • short possessive pronouns
  • possessive adjectives
  • indirect speech

Topics

In this term, we will cover:

  • descriptions of daily schedules
  • events – congratulating people on special occasions
  • human body (health and health issues)
  • sports and healthy life
  • plans for the future (ideas, dreams, expectations)
  • offering opinion
  • agreeing/ disagreeing with someone’s opinion
  • travelling and going to places

Grammar

You will learn:

  • cardinal and ordinal numbers
  • short object pronouns
  • future tenses
  • past tenses
  • adjectives with articles

Topics

In this term, we will cover:

  • descriptions of food
  • descriptions of people
  • career and work
  • how to express and ask about possession
  • how to express and ask about likes/ dislikes and preference

Grammar

You will learn:

  • past passive participles
  • possessive pronouns
  • negative imperatives
  • aspects of verbs
  • imperfect tense
  • passive construction and passive voice
  • relative clauses

Online information sessions

Would you like to meet our teachers and find out more about our courses?

We're running some online information sessions between 14 and 24 September to help answer any questions you may have about our courses.

Register for a sessionGo to the online information session event page

 

Booking

Please note, bookings will close on Sunday 27 September 2020 so book early to make sure you don’t miss out!

If you have any questions about the course, please get in touch with us via the details at the bottom of this page.

Start date
Part
Day and time
Duration
Price
6
Oct
2020

Part

1

Day and time

Tuesdays
6.30–8.30pm

Duration

10 weeks

Price

£250/*£280

19
Jan
2021

Part

2

Day and time

Tuesdays
6.30–8.30pm

Duration

10 weeks

Price

£280

Coming soon

13
Apr
2021

Part

3

Day and time

Tuesdays
6.30–8.30pm

Duration

10 weeks

Price

£280

Coming soon

Course dates

October intake

  • Part 1: 05 October – 11 December 2020
  • Part 2: 18 January – 26 March 2021
  • Part 3: 12 April – 28 June 2021*
  • Part 3: 12 April – 18 June 2021 **

* For courses running on Mondays only (No classes on Bank Holiday Monday 3 May 2021 and Monday 31 May 2021)

**For courses running on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays only

January intake

Part 1: 18 January – 26 March 2021
Part 2: 12 April – 18 June 2021
Part 3: 21 June – 23 July 2021*

*Classes in Part 3 run twice a week

January start is for selected languages only.

Title
Location

Our Bulgarian courses take place at our Regent Street site in central London – just a few minutes' walk from Oxford Circus.

 Accessibility: Together with AccessAble, we have created online Disabled Access Guides for our buildings.