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School of Languages, Linguistics and Film

European Day of Languages Festival - Sessions for KS5 students

When: Monday, September 27, 2021 - Friday, October 1, 2021, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Online - via Zoom

In celebration of European Day of Languages (26 September), Capital L - Routes into Languages has put together a programme of online workshops aimed to inspire people of all ages and levels to further their language studies or embark on new language learning journeys.

Sessions for Sixth Form and College Students (KS5)

Some sessions for KS5 students will take place after school hours, for this reason, we ask Sixth Form and College students to register individually through the following form. Could we kindly ask you to forward this registration form to your KS5 students for them to register for the sessions. As part of this registration form, we also require parent/guardian permission and confirmation from their teacher that they are allowed to participate.

TimetableMonday 27/09Tuesday 28/09Wednesday 29/09Thursday 30/09Friday 01/10
11am-12pm The Road to Success as a Language Learner
Hamdi (Undergraduate Student, SOAS/ Capital L Ambassador)
Catalan Language Taster
Professor John London (Professor of Hispanic Studies, Director of the Centre for Catalan Studies, Queen Mary University of London) and Isabel Crespí (Catalan Language Assistant, Queen Mary University of London)
Literature and Translation
Bill Alder (Associate Lecturer in French, The Open University)
Britain and Germany in the Age of Brexit
Professor Rüdiger Görner (Professor of German Literature with Comparative Literature, Queen Mary University of London)
The Festivals of China
Katy (Undergraduate Student, SOAS/ Capital L ambassador)
4pm-5pm 15 Words That Describe Modern Turkey
Electra (Postgraduate Student, SOAS) 
Portuguese Taster Lesson
Helena Ferreira (Portuguese Language Teacher, Camoes Institute; Attache for Education - Portuguese Embassy)

How to Learn Languages Online
Ximena Arias-Manzano (Academic Staff Tutor, The Open University)

'Mind Your Language' workshop
Isabelle (Undergraduate Student, SOAS/Capital L Ambassador)

The Interconnectivity of Languages
Gorgia (Undergraduate Student, SOAS) 
6pm-7pm An Introduction to Arabic Calligraphy
Dalia (Postgraduate Student, SOAS)


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