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Polylang - learn a new language alongside your studies

13 March 2015

Have you ever wanted to learn a language? With a Polylang module, you can study a language as part or alongside your degree.

Polylang, the University's credited open language programme, offers you the opportunity to study a foreign language as part or alongside your degree. We offer tuition in the following 8 languages:

  • Arabic  
  • Spanish
  • Chinese     
  • Italian
  • French       
  • Japanese
  • German     
  • Russian

Language skills will make you more employable, increase your communication skills and will help you to gain an insight into other cultures.

You can start a new language as a complete beginner or you can continue with a language you already have some knowledge of.

All modules carry 15 credits, are year-long and can potentially count towards your degree qualification. 

Teaching takes place in an atmosphere that is enjoyable and interactive and all lecturers are native speakers.

Give your degree the edge! If you would are not sure which language to take, or if you would like more information about the modules, come to one of our registration sessions for advice in the week beginning 28 September.

For details, see the Polylang web pages.


About the University of Westminster:

The University of Westminster boasts a vibrant learning environment attracting more than 20,000 students from over 150 nations and we continue to invest in our future with new developments, research projects and new ideas.

We offer highly attractive practice-based courses that are independently rated as excellent, many with international recognition. Our distinguished 175-year history has meant we lead the way in many areas of research, particularly politics, media, art and design, architecture and biomedical sciences, and our position in the city of London allows us to continue to build on our close connections with leading figures and organisations in these areas as well as in the worlds of business, information technology, politics and law.

Our commitment to educating graduates for the needs of professional life attracts high quality students from within the UK and around the globe.

Internationalisation, employability and sustainability are key elements in the University of Westminster’s vision for the future and we strive to ensure the very highest standards are met and maintained.


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