Learn anytime, anywhere with live online classes

These interactive online courses are for learners, who are new to the language and want a basic introduction.

After 10 lessons you will be able to:

  • introduce yourself and others
  • understand the alphabet, numbers and simple words
  • talk about everyday topics such as your family and ordering food and drinks.

This course offers you the flexibility of an online course together with guidance from an expert tutor via a Virtual Learning Environment.

You will have access to multimedia learning resources and will be invited to join regular real time classes delivered online with your tutor and classmates to practise speaking and listening.

Learn anytime, anywhere. Repeat your lessons as often as you like in the comfort of your own home.

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Kate Weir


Over the years I have seen our beginners courses ignite a passion for languages which lasts a lifetime.

Kate Weir, Assistant Head, School of Humanities


Why study languages at the University of Westminster

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Communicate with confidence

Our focus is on speaking and listening so you gain the skills to communicate effectively in everyday situations.

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Teaching excellence

You'll be taught by professional language teachers who are native or near-native speakers.

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Bespoke learning resources

You’ll have access to multimedia resources available online 24/7 during the course.

The Chartered Institute of Linguists

We are a member of the Chartered Institute of Linguists (CIOL), the leading UK-based professional membership body for language practitioners. It is founded on the belief that knowledge of languages and intercultural competence benefit society economically, culturally and politically.

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