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Language centre

Language skills can open up huge possibilities for your future careers. If you want to learn a new language our Language Centre has everything you need to enhance your global talents – from course books to conversation clubs.

Languages@BU Community 

Our Languages@BU Community features self-managed learning guides in French, German, Italian, Spanish, Arabic and Mandarin Chinese from beginner to advanced level. It links to our SansSpace Virtual Language Centre which contains supplementary audio and video files.

SansSpace Virtual Language Centre 

Our new SansSpace Virtual Language Centre is available 24/7 from any device, so you can improve your language skills when and where you choose. It enables simple access to all the supplementary audio and video language resources in the library. You can also record yourself in your target language and compare your pronunciation with native speakers.

Conversation clubs

Conversation clubs are run by students who are native speakers of the target language and provide an opportunity for language learners to gain practical language experience in a friendly atmosphere.