Languages at SSEES

Learning a new language will develop your communication skills, enhance your socio-cultural understanding and improve your career prospects. SSEES offers an incredible range of Eastern European languages spoken by half a billion people. Why not study one?

"Learning a foreign language is more than just a boost to your CV or handy for travelling. It will make you smarter and more decisive" (Merritt, 2013).


Albanian

Belarusian

Bulgarian

Czech

Estonian

Finnish

Hungarian

Latvian

Lithuanian

Macedonian

Polish

Romanian

Russian

Serbian/ Croatian

Slovak

Slovene

Ukrainian



Beginners Language Courses

All UCL students without a GCSE in a foreign language at Grade C or above (or other accredited Level 2 foreign language qualification) are required to undertake at least a 0.5 course unit in a foreign language as part of their degree programme.

SSEES offers 0.5 unit courses to meet these needs. For further information contact Riitta Valijvari.

Download a poster about our beginners language courses: Language Poster

Please note:
1. Studying a language must be approved by the student's home department.

2. Student's existing knowledge of the language to be studied must be appropriate to the level of the course.

CEELBAS Language Repository

This is a major digital resource for Slavonic and East European languages. It contains over 40 different sets of teaching and self-study materials, across 13 languages, focused primarily on the needs of postgraduate students and researchers. There are also guides to course design and e-learning, and several articles, reports and presentations on language pedagogy. The CEELBAS Language Repository is free and open-access – visit: http://www.ceelbas.ac.uk/repository