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Enrolment information

2 September 2015

Please see  below for a quick guide to Enrolment in September 2015, a step-by-step guide to enrolment is available. Module timetables and reading lists You will receive module timetables and detailed module kits/reading lists at subject-specific Introd …

Erasmus & international exchange enrolment information

2 September 2015

In order to become a student of the University and begin your studies you must complete enrolment. The Enrolment Team in the Academic Registry will contact you three weeks before your exchange programme begins, asking you to complete online enrolment v …

Capture China in young photographer competition

1 September 2015

Are you a budding photographer with an interest in China or Chinese culture? If so, the Young Photographers competition run by UCL IOE Confucius Institute for Schools is happening again this year and if you’re 18 years old or under you are eligible to …

Language Exchange Scheme

25 August 2015

Meet new people, learn about other cultures and improve your English. Languages for All (LfA) are looking for fluent or advanced speakers of French, Spanish, German, Italian and Japanese, to partner with students on LfA courses. In exchange, you’ll be …

Cardiff academic helps Hollywood star trace family tree

25 August 2015

Academic from Cardiff University’s School of Modern Languages contributes to major BBC programme Professor Hanna Diamond, who lectures in French at Cardiff University’s School of Modern Languages, has helped Hollywood actress Jane Seymour trace her anc …

New Languages for All courses open for applications this September

17 August 2015

Students at Cardiff University have the great opportunity to learn languages for free alongside their studies as part of our Languages for All programme. The LfA team are now pleased to announce the application dates for the next set of LfA weekly cour …

Japanese Studies at Cardiff tops the Russell Group Asian Studies table in National Student Survey

13 August 2015

The results of the 2015 National Student Survey (NSS) show that the School of Modern Languages came first in satisfaction for Japanese Studies assessed in Asian Studies, both in the sector and the Russell Group. Published annually, the NSS asks undergr …

Never Work? Conference starts debate on works and its place in contemporary society

3 August 2015

This month the School of Modern languages held the first “Never Work” conference which was funded by the Leverhulme Trust. The conference was organised as part of a Leverhulme Early Career Fellowship research project currently being undertaken at Cardi …

Modern Languages student appointed to role in Foreign and Commonwealth Office

23 July 2015

We’ve recently heard the great news that one of our final year students, Alexia Cowley has been appointed to a role in the Foreign and Commonwealth Office. We caught up with Alexia to find out more about her new job and the way she feels Cardiff Univer …

Young linguists cause a buzz at Cardiff competition

15 July 2015

This July Cardiff University played host to the Routes into Languages Cymru National Spelling Bee Competition! The competition, which is now in its fifth year, is for Year 7 pupils from across Wales who are learning foreign languages. As a funder of Ro …

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