A Taste of Languages at UCL

This event offers a unique opportunity to enhance your language skills, experience university teaching and receive advice on getting into the university of your choice.

We will be showcasing the vast range of over 300 language combinations that it is possible to study at UCL in the departments of Dutch, French, Italian, German, Scandinavian Studies, Spanish and Latin American Studies and the School of Slavonic and East European Studies.

The day includes:

  • Introduction to studying languages at university
  • Information about careers with languages
  • Top tips for your UCAS personal statement
  • Language master classes tailored to Year 12 students
  • A choice of French, German or Spanish
  • Subject tasters – a flavour of university teaching
  • Opportunity to try out lesser-taught languages:

    • Bulgarian
    • Danish
    • Dutch
    • Finnish
    • Hungarian
    • Italian
    • Romanian
    • Swedish
    • Ukrainian
  • Lunch and a tour of UCL



For further information please contact Liz Aspinall
(Email: e.aspinall@ssees.ucl.ac.uk. Tel: 0207 679 8810)

Alternatively, book your place by returning the short application form.

Date for your diary


This summer school will take place between 20-22 June 2012.