The Department of Modern Languages runs a range of
foreign language courses at various levels. These 'Passport
Courses' are available to registered students of the University
and the public and local community. Classes are usually held during
the daytime or early evening.
learning facilities are open to all students studying any
of the courses offered at the University.
Language Learning Facilities
Learning Centre and teaching rooms in the Ferens Building provide a
focus for language self-study and language services on the campus,
for non-specialists as well as supporting and enhancing the
work of language specialists.
The Centre is open to all staff and students but also offers
access to members of the local community through a
While the first floor houses the newly refurbished Language
Learning Centre (LLC), the second and third floors have
teaching rooms with specialised equipment for language
The Centre hosts the expertise of trained
language learning advisers whose role is to support students
through their independent study. The availability of a team of
language learning advisers is a unique feature which makes our
Centre renowned nationally and internationally for its expertise in
language advising and independent learning.
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