Adult Skills and Community Learning

Our language courses in French, Spanish, Italian and German run for a full academic year in Years 1 and 2.  They’ll help you to develop a practical understanding of your chosen language, including the cultural aspects, of the country and the correct use of grammar.

See our course listing for modern foreign languages for details of the days, times, locations and fees for these courses.

Length of course

30 weeks.

Course content

Subjects covered may include the following

  • Introducing yourself and others
  • Buying food and drinks
  • Asking for directions
  • Booking hotel rooms
  • Asking for transport information

Entry requirements

No previous knowledge is required for year 1

Course fees

The cost of the course is £179.00 which includes all tuition and registrations fees. 

If you're under 24, or receive certain benefits, you may be entitled to a fee reduction or remission. See our information about paying for a course for details.

How to apply

Call us for more information or to book your place.  You’ll need to take your National Insurance number to the first session.


What our learners say

  • I thoroughly enjoyed all aspects of this course. A truly excellent teacher who makes the course a pure joy.
    Adult learner
  • Welcoming, friendly environment. A very good learning atmosphere. Cheerful, knowledgeable tutor who kept the group going very well.
    Adult learner
  • Excellent tuition! Relevant, interesting and easy to learn.
    Adult learner