Languages

Do you want to bring language learning to life and inspire your students to continue with their language learning? Then this is the competition for you! Running from January – March 2020, the Languages and Business competition includes two in-school workshops to support your students to prepare their entry. After internal heats in school your…
This session focuses on the theme of Resistance and Collaboration and explores Louis Malle’s depiction of the complexity of occupied France in his film ‘Au Revoir les Enfants’. Starting with a brief overview of the historical period of the Occupation, the session then goes into the reception of Louis Malle’s film in France and its place in the…
These beginner language taster sessions are suitable for any year group to give a taster of what it might be like to study a language other than French, German or Spanish. It is designed to excite your students about language learning and to teach them about all the language learning options at University. They can…
The session provides an in-depth exploration of the French film La Haine by Mathieu Kassovitz (1995). It discusses the historical, social and political context of the film; the structure of the film; the representation of the urban space through different cinematographic techniques and finally the style and aesthetics of the film. This session can be…
The ‘Leeds Loves’ Project offers free talks and workshops designed to inspire and encourage progress in the Arts and Humanities. Talks are delivered in schools by our specially trained Student Ambassadors, are offered in a range of subjects and are available to students in Key Stages 3, 4 and 5. All sessions are interactive and…
We invite Year 12 students who are interested in studying Languages at University to join us on campus for our Languages, Cultures and Societies Experience Day on the 21st June. The day will include academic language sessions, taster workshops in related topics/joint honours options, an employability workshop, information about our courses, a free lunch in…
Students will experience life as an Arabic, Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies undergraduate student at Leeds. The event will focus on employability and how an understanding of Middle Eastern cultures and uncommonly spoken languages is considered invaluable to many employers. The students will take part in group seminars, meet current students, find out about our…
Take part in our Discover ARTiculation Challenge competition! Students are invited to take part in the first round of this competition by submitting a short film of themselves speaking about a piece of art or architecture. From this first round eight Finalists will be selected to take part in a live Final on campus in…
An event delivered by Aspire-International, designed to inspire your students to kickstart their careers by gaining experience abroad. Visit our information stand and talk to current language students!
On 9th-11th November, we’re part of The Language Show, an exhibition for language learners which includes 100 exhibitors, taster classes in over 20 languages as well as seminars, talks and performances. Visit our stand to talk about our outreach and Language, Cultures and Societies courses, and join us at our Italian, Spanish and Thai taster…