Sussex Centre for Language Studies

Courses commencing in September/October 2014

Our main programme of courses runs for 20 weeks from late September/early October, and includes classes at different levels in Arabic, British Sign Language, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Latin, Mandarin Chinese, Polish, Russian and Spanish.

We have pleasure to offer the following programme of courses from September/October 2014:

Unless otherwise noted:

  • Dates: courses begin in week commencing Monday 29 September 2014
  • Duration: 20 weeks*, meeting for 1.5 hours per week
  • Price: £215 (£205 concessions)
    *It may be possible to extend the classes for a further 6 weeks into the summer term if a sufficient number of people are interested. In this case, an additional fee of £85 (£75 concessions) is payable.The 6 week extension of the language courses will take place between the months of April and June. We will post more details about the 6-weeks extensions on this site soon.

Please note that applications for the 20 week Open courses have now closed. Enrolments for the next 10 week Taster courses will open in late November and classes will start in January 2015. We will post more information closer to these dates in the main page.

To sign up for the 2014-15 20-week open courses, go to enrolment.

If a course becomes full, please email  opencourses@sussex.ac.uk if you wish to be added to the waiting list in case someone drops out or another group session is opened.

You can also read a general information document about the open courses.

Arabic

Arabic Stage 1 - Beginners (2JAA) Full

  • Tutor: Feras Alkabani
  • Date and time: Mondays 6.30-8.00pm
  • From: Monday 29 September 2014

  

Arabic Stage 1 - Beginners (2JAB)

  • Tutor: Aisha El-Turki
  • Date and time: Wednesdays 6.30-8.00pm
  • From: Wednesday 8 October 2014
  • Price: £215 (£205 concessions)

 

 

Arabic Stage 2 - Elementary (2JAC)

  • Tutor: Feras Alkabani
  • Date and time: Tuesdays 6.30-8.00pm
  • From: Tuesday 30 September 2014
  • Price: £215 (£205 concessions)

         Course description [pdf]

Arabic Stage 3 - Intermediate (2JAF)

  • Tutor: Feras Alkabani
  • Date and time: Thursdays 06.30-8.00pm
  • From: Thursday 2 October 2014
  • Price: £215 (£205 concessions)
Course description

 

   Arabic Stage 3/4 - Intermediate/Upper Intermediate (2JAE)

  • Tutor: Amira Mills
  • Date and time: Thursdays 4.00-5.30pm
  • From: Thursday 2 October
  • Price: £215 (£205 concessions)

Course description

 

British Sign Language and Deaf Culture

BSL Level 1 (2JBA)

  • Tutor: Parveen Dunlin
  • Date and time: Mondays at 6.00-8.00pm
  • From: Monday 29 September 2014
  • Price: £165 (£155 concessions) per 10 week term: meets for 2 hours each week.

Price excludes exam registration fees (term 1: £17; term 2: £32; term 3: £32)
See our separate BSL page for more details and to enrol

     BSL Level 2 (2JBC)

  • Tutor: Parveen Dunlin
  • Date and time: Wednesdays at 6.00-9.00pm
  • From: Wednesday 1 October 2014
  • Price: £15 (£205 concessions) per 10 week term: meets for 3 hours each week.

        Price excludes exam registration fees (term 1: £37; term 2: £47; term 3: £47)
       See our separate BSL page for more details and to enrol

French

French Stage 1 - Beginners Full

Please note that this course is now full. Please email  opencourses@sussex.ac.uk   if you wish to be added to the waiting list in case someone drops out or another group session is opened.

     Group 1 (2JFA)
  • Tutor: Wish Mary Sciretta
  • Date and time: Tuesdays at 6.30-8.00pm
  • From: Tuesday 30 September 2014
  • Price: £215 (£205 concessions)
      Course description [pdf]
     Group 2 (2JFN)
  • Tutor: Sanja Bennett
  • Date and time: Tuesdays at 6.30-8.00pm
  • From: Tuesday 30 September 2014
  • Price: £215 (£205 concessions)
     

   French Stage 2 - Elementary Full

Please note that this course is now full. Please email  opencourses@sussex.ac.uk   if you wish to be added to the waiting list in case someone drops out or another group session is opened.

          Group 1 (2JFD)
  • Tutor: Wish Mary Sciretta
  • Date and time: Mondays at 12.15-1.45pm
  • From: Monday 29 September 2014
  • Price: £215 (£205 concessions)
      Course description [pdf]
          Group 2 (2JFE)
  • Tutor: Patricia Couturas
  • Date and time: Mondays at 6.30-8.00pm
  • From: Monday 29 September 2014
  • Price: £215 (£205 concessions)
      Course description [pdf]

 

French Stage 3 - Intermediate

       Group 1 (2JFF)
  • Tutor: Wish Mary Sciretta
  • Date and time: Thursdays at 6.30-8.00pm
  • From: Thursday 2 October 2014
  • Price: £215 (£205 concessions)
  Course description [pdf]
      Group 2 (2JFG)
  • Tutor: Patricia Couturas
  • Date and time: Fridays at 12.15-1.45pm
  • From: Friday 3 October 2014
  • Price: £215 (£205 concessions)
           
      
French Stage 3/4 - Intermediate/Upper Intermediate (2JFQ) Cancelled
We regret to inform you that we cannot run this course due to insufficient student numbers. If you are interested in this course, please email the Open Courses Coordinator (opencourses@sussex.ac.uk) to register your interest in case we manage to offer it again.

  • Tutor: Patricia Couturas
  • Date and time: Tuesdays at 6.30-8.00pm
  • From: Tuesday 30 September 2014
  • Price: £215 (£205 concessions)
          Course description level 4 [pdf]     Course description level 3 [pdf]

    French Stage 4 - Upper Intermediate (2JFH)

  • Tutor: Patricia Couturas
  • Date and time: Wednesdays at 12.15-1.45pm
  • From: Wednesday 1 October 2014
  • Price: £215 (£205 concessions)
          Course description [pdf]     
            

 French Stage 5 - Advanced (2JFK)

  • Tutor: Micheline Maupoint
  • Date and time: Mondays at 12.15-1.45pm
  • From: Monday 29 September 2014
  • Price: £215 (£205 concessions)
         Course description [pdf]       
German

German Stage 1 - Beginners (2JGA) Full

Please note that this course is now full. Please email  opencourses@sussex.ac.uk   if you wish to be added to the waiting list in case someone drops out or another group session is opened.

  • Tutor: Anne Raabe
  • Date and time: Thursdays at 6.30-8.00pm
  • From:  Thursday 2 October 2014
  • Price: £215 (£205 concessions)
  • Course description [pdf]

    German Stage 2 - Elementary (2JGB)

  • Tutor: Anne Raabe
  • Date and time: Mondays at 6.30-8.00pm
  • From: Monday 29 September 2014
  • Price: £215 (£205 concessions)
  • Course description [pdf]

 

German Stage 3 - Intermediate (2JGD)

  • Tutor: Renate Christiani
  • Date and time: Wednesdays 12.15-1.45pm
  • From: Wednesday 1 October 2014
  • Price: £215 (£205 concessions)
  • Course description [pdf]

    German Stage 4 - Upper Intermediate (2JGF)

  • Tutor: Anne Raabe
  • Date and time: Tuesdays at 12.15-1.45pm
  • From: Tuesday 30 September 2014
  • Price: £215 (£205 concessions)
  • Course description [pdf]

German Stage 5 - Advanced (2JGE)

  • Tutor: Monika Leal
  • Date and time: Tuesdays at 6.30-8.00pm
  • From: Tuesday 30 September 2014
  • Price: £215 (£205 concessions)
  • Course description [pdf]
Italian

Italian Stage 1 - Beginners

     Group 1 (2JTA)
  • Tutor: Andrea Vitali
  • Date and time: Tuesdays at 6.30-8.00pm
  • From: Tuesday 30 September 2014
  • Price: £215 (£205 concessions)
      Course description [pdf] 
     Group 2 (2JTG)
  • Tutor: Viviana Mockler
  • Date and time: Wednesdays at 12.15-1.45pm
  • From: Wednesday 1 October 2014
  • Price: £215 (£205 concessions)
      

     Italian Stage 2 - Elementary (2JTB)

  • Tutor: Andrea Vitali
  • Date and time: Wednesdays at 6.30-8.00pm
  • From: Wednesday 1 October 2014
  • £215 (£205 concessions)
            Course description [pdf]

Italian Stage 3 - Intermediate (2JTC)

  • Tutor: Andrea Vitali
  • Date and time: Thursdays at 6.30-8.00pm
  • From: Thursday 2 October 2014
  • Price: £215 (£205 concessions)
      Course description [pdf]

    Italian Stage 4/5 - Upper Intermediate/Advanced (2JTE)

  • Tutor: Viviana Coston
  • Date and time: Wednesdays at 6.30-8.00pm
  • From: Wednesday 1 October 2014
  • Price: £215 (£205 concessions)
            Course description [pdf]
Japanese

Japanese Stage 1 - Beginners Group 2 is full

Please note that this course is now full. Please email  opencourses@sussex.ac.uk   if you wish to be added to the waiting list in case someone drops out or another group session is opened.

 

     Group 1 (2JJA)
  • Tutor: Mark Taniguchi
  • Date and time: Mondays at 6.30-8.00pm
  • From: Monday 29 September 2014
  • Price: £215 (£205 concessions)
      Course description [pdf]
     Group 2 (2JJF) Full
  • Tutor: Asami Nishimura
  • Date and time: Tuesdays at 6.30-8.00pm
  • From: Tuesday 30 September 2014
  • Price: £215 (£205 concessions)
    

   Japanese Stage 2 - Elementary

          Group 1 (2JJB)  Cancelled
  • Tutor: Mark Taniguchi
  • Date and time: Wednesdays at 6.30-8.00pm
  • From: Wednesday 1 October 2014
  • Price: £215 (£205 concessions)
          Course description [pdf]
          Group 2 (2JJD)
  • Tutor: Asami Nishimura
  • Date and time: Thursdays at 6.30-8.00pm
  • From: Thursday 2 October 2014
  • Price: £215 (£205 concessions)
         

 

Japanese Stage 3 - Intermediate (2JJC)

We regret to inform you that we cannot run this course due to insufficient student numbers. If you are interested in this course, please email the Open Courses Coordinator (opencourses@sussex.ac.uk) to register your interest in case we manage to offer it again.

  • Tutor: Mark Taniguchi
  • Date and time: Thursdays at 6.30-8.00pm
  • From: Thursday 2 October 2014
  • Price: £215 (£205 concessions)
      Course description [pdf]
    
Latin

Latin Stage 1 - Beginners (2JLA)

  • Tutor: Marilyn Gray
  • Date and time: Wednesdays at 6.30-8.00pm
  • From: Wednesday 1 October 2014
  • Price: £215 (£205 concessions)
      Course description [pdf]

   Latin Stage 2 - Elementary (2JLB) Cancelled

We regret to inform you that we cannot run this course due to insufficient student numbers. If you are interested in this course, please email the Open Courses Coordinator (opencourses@sussex.ac.uk) to register your interest in case we manage to offer it again.

  • Tutor: Marilyn Gray
  • Date and time: Mondays at 6.30-8.00pm
  • From: Monday 29 September 2014
  • Price: £215 (£205 concessions)
            Course description [pdf]
Mandarin Chinese

 

Mandarin Chinese Stage 1 - Beginners (2JMA)
Full

  • Tutor: Lin Li Wu
  • Date and time: Mondays at 6.30-8.00pm
  • From: Monday 29 September 2014
  • Price: £215 (£205 concessions)
      Course description [pdf]

Mandarin Chinese Stage 1 - Beginners (2JME)

  • Tutor: Julia Jiang
  • Date and time: Mondays at 6.30-8.00pm
  • From: Monday 6 October 2014
  • Price: £215 (£205 concessions)
      

    Mandarin Chinese Stage 2 - Elementary (2JMB)

  • Tutor: Lin Li Wu
  • Date and time: Thursdays at 6.30-8.00pm
  • From: Thursday 2 October 2014
  • Price: £215 (£205 concessions)
            Course description [pdf]

Mandarin Chinese Stage 3 - Intermediate (2JMC)

  • Tutor: Julia (Shuhong) Jiang
  • Date and time: Thursdays at 6.30-8.00pm
  • From: Thursday 2 October 2014
  • Price: £215 (£205 concessions)
      Course description [pdf]
Polish

Polish Stage 1 - Beginners (2JPA)

  • Tutor: Joanna Markowicz
  • Date and time: Tuesdays at 6.30-8.00pm
  • From: Tuesday 30 September 2014 (POSTPONED to Tuesday 7 October)
  • Price: £215 (£205 concessions)
            Course description
Russian

Russian Stage 1 - Beginners (2JRA)

  • Tutor: Natalia Tchalaia
  • Date and time: Fridays at 6.30-8.00pm
  • From: Friday 3 October 2014
  • Price: £215 (£205 concessions)
      Course description [pdf]

    Russian Stage 2 - Elementary (2JRC)

  • Tutor: Natalia Tchalaia
  • Date and time: Wednesdays at 6.30-8.00pm
  • From: Wednesday 1 October 2014
  • Price: £210 (£200 concessions)
            Course description [pdf]

Russian Stage 3/5 - Intermediate/Advanced (2JRD)

  • Tutor: Natalia Tchalaia
  • Date and time: Thursdays at 6.30-8.00pm
  • From: Thursday 2 October 2014
  • Price: £215 (£205 concessions)
      Course description (level 3) Course description (level 4) 
Spanish

Spanish Stage 1 - Beginners Full

Please note that this course is now full. Please email  opencourses@sussex.ac.uk   if you wish to be added to the waiting list in case someone drops out or another group session is opened.

 

       Group 1 (2JSA)
  • Tutor: Silvia López-Cepero
  • Date and time: Mondays at 6.30-8.00pm
  • From: Monday 29 September 2014
  • Price: £215 (£205 concessions)
     Course description stage 1     
       Group 2 (2JSB)
  • Tutor: Patricia Morris
  • Date and time: Mondays at 6.30-8.00pm
  • From: Monday 29 September 2014 (POSTPONED to Monday 6 October)
  • Price: £215 (£205 concessions)
     

 

 

 

    Spanish Stage 2 - Elementary Full

Please note that this course is now full. Please email  opencourses@sussex.ac.uk   if you wish to be added to the waiting list in case someone drops out or another group session is opened.

          Group 1 (2JSG)
  • Tutor: Lucia Guzman
  • Date and time: Tuesdays at 6.30-8.00pm
  • From: Tuesday 30 September 2014
  • Price: £215 (£205 concessions)
          Course description stage 2          
             Group 2 (2JSC)
  • Tutor: Silvia López-Cepero
  • Date and time: Wednesdays at 6.30-8.00pm
  • From: Wednesday 1 October 2014
  • Price: £215 (£205 concessions)
                  

       

Spanish Stage 3 - Intermediate Cancelled

We regret to inform you that we cannot run this course due to insufficient student numbers. If you are interested in this course, please email the Open Courses Coordinator (opencourses@sussex.ac.uk) to register your interest in case we manage to offer it again.

          Group 1 (2JSJ) Cancelled
  • Tutor: Lucia Guzman
  • Date and time: Wednesdays at 6.30-8.00pm
  • From: Wednesday 1 October 2014
  • Price: £215 (£205 concessions)
          Course description stage 3       
             Group 2 (2JSK) Cancelled
  • Tutor: Maria Pilar Simons
  • Date and time: Wednesdays at 12.15-1.45pm
  • From: Wednesday 1 October 2014
  • Price: £215 (£205 concessions)
                  

 

Spanish Stage 4 - Upper Intermediate (2JSL)
  • Tutor: Patricia Morris
  • Date and time: Thursdays 6.30-8.00pm
  • From: Thursday 2 October 2014
  • Price: £215 (£205 concessions)

Course description stage 4   

    Spanish Stage 5 - Advanced (2JSM) Cancelled

We regret to inform you that we cannot run this course due to insufficient student numbers. If you are interested in this course, please email the Open Courses Coordinator (opencourses@sussex.ac.uk) to register your interest in case we manage to offer it again.

  • Tutor: Silvia López-Cepero
  • Date and time: Mondays 12.15-1.45pm
  • From: Monday 29 September 2014
  • Price: £215 (£205 concessions)
Course description stage 5  

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