Open Language Programme

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Why study this course?

Our Open Language Programme course is aimed at individuals looking to learn or develop their knowledge of a language. There are a number of part-time modules that will help you develop these skills using a wide variety of teaching methods. Available at different levels, from beginner to advanced, each course combines face-to-face teaching with access to online materials and activities.

More about this course

The courses we offer include Arabic, Business Arabic, English Language Advanced and Proficiency, French, German and Spanish. These courses are Extension of Knowledge modules and can be taken as part of your undergraduate studies here at London Met or as stand-alone courses by members of the public.
 

Undergraduate students

If the structure of your course allows you to take an Extension of Knowledge module or an optional language module, you can opt to study a language through the Open Language Programme. To register for the Open Language Programme, ensure you have recorded the generic language Open Language Programme module code OL0000 as part of your programme of study, either online or on a module registration form. Once your programme has been approved, come along to one of our evaluation sessions to complete your enrolment. If you don't have the option to take an Extension of Knowledge module, you can sign up for the Open Language Programme as a paying student. Students who take an Open Language Programme module as a stand-alone course will receive a certificate of attendance only.
 

Members of the public

All our Open Language Programme courses are open to fee-paying members of the public. You'll be learning alongside university students and have access to all the learning resources the University has to offer.
 
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Assessment

Students are assessed by a variety of assessment tools such as tests, exams, coursework, essays and presentations.

Fees and key information

Course type Short Course
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Who's this course for?

This course is aimed at individuals looking to learn or develop their knowledge of a language. 

Timetable

The Open Language Programme (OLP) is offering the following language modules in autumn 2018 and spring 2019:

Module code Module name Campus Semester Day Time
OAL003 Arabic Stage 3 Holloway Year Thursday 2pm – 5pm
OAL004 Arabic Stage 4 Holloway Year Tuesday 10.00am – 1pm
OAL071 Arabic Stage 1A Holloway Autumn Thursday 10.00am – 1pm
OAL072 Arabic Stage 1B Holloway Autumn Thursday 2pm – 5pm
OAL073 Arabic Stage 2A Holloway Autumn Wednesday 2pm – 5pm
OAL074 Arabic Stage 2B Holloway Autumn Wednesday 10am – 1pm
OAL075 Arabic Stage 3A Holloway Autumn Friday 10am – 1pm
OAL077 Arabic Stage 4A Holloway Autumn Tuesday 10am – 1pm
OAL065 Business Arabic Stage 4 Holloway Autumn Tuesday 10am - 1pm
OAL071 Arabic Stage 1A Holloway Spring Thursday 10am-1pm
OAL072 Arabic Stage 1B Holloway Spring Friday 10am – 1pm
OAL073 Arabic Stage 2A Holloway Spring Wednesday 2pm – 5pm
OAL074 Arabic Stage 2B Holloway Spring Wednesday 10am – 1pm
OAL078 Arabic Stage 4B Holloway Spring Tuesday 10am – 1pm
OAL076 Arabic Stage 3B Holloway Spring Thursday 2pm – 5pm
OEL002 English Language Proficiency Holloway Year Monday 2pm – 5pm
OEL001 English Language Advanced Holloway Year Monday 10am – 1pm
OEL061 English Language Advanced Holloway Autumn Monday 10am – 1pm
OEL061 English Language Advanced Holloway Autumn Wednesday 2pm – 5pm
OEL061 English Language Advanced Holloway Autumn Wednesday 6pm - 9pm
OEL062 English Language Proficiency Holloway Autumn Monday 2pm – 5pm
OEL067 Advanced English for Master’s Studies Holloway Autumn Wednesday 10am – 1pm
OEL061 English Language Advanced Holloway Spring Monday 10am – 1pm
OEL061 English Language Advanced Holloway Spring Wednesday 2pm – 5pm
OEL062 English Language Proficiency Holloway Spring Monday 2pm – 5pm
OEL067 Advanced English for Master’s Studies Holloway Spring Wednesday 10am – 1pm
OFL003 French Stage 3 Holloway Year Wednesday 2pm - 5pm
OFL004 French Stage 4 Holloway Year Wednesday 2pm - 5pm
OFL071 French Stage 1A Holloway Autumn Thursday 2pm – 5pm
OFL071 French Stage 1A Holloway Autumn Friday 10am – 1pm
OFL072 French Stage 1B Holloway Autumn Tuesday 6pm – 9pm
OFL072 French Stage 1B Holloway Autumn Thursday 6pm – 9pm
OFL073 French Stage 2A Holloway Autumn Friday 2pm – 5pm
OFL074 French Stage 2B     Holloway Autumn Friday 2pm – 5pm
OFL075 French Stage 3A Holloway Autumn Wednesday 2pm – 5pm
OFL076 French Stage 3B Holloway Autumn Wednesday 2pm – 5pm
OFL077 French Stage 4A Holloway Autumn Wednesday 2pm – 5pm
OFL078 French Stage 4B Holloway Autumn Wednesday 2pm – 5pm
OFL071 French Stage 1A Holloway Spring Friday 2pm – 5pm
OFL072 French Stage 1B Holloway Spring Wednesday 2pm – 5pm
OFL073 French Stage 2A Holloway Spring Thursday 6pm – 9pm
OFL074 French Stage 2B Holloway Spring Thursday 6pm – 9pm
OFL075 French Stage 3A Holloway Spring Wednesday 2pm – 5pm
OFL076 French Stage 3B Holloway Spring Wednesday 2pm – 5pm
OFL077 French Stage 4A Holloway Spring Wednesday 2pm – 5pm
OFL078 French Stage 4B Holloway Spring Wednesday 2pm – 5pm
OGL071 German Stage 1A Holloway Autumn Tuesday 6pm – 9pm
OGL072 German Stage 1B Holloway Autumn Tuesday 6pm – 9pm 
OGL073 German Stage 2A Holloway Autumn Tuesday 6pm – 9pm
OGL074 German Stage 2B Holloway Autumn Tuesday 6pm – 9pm
OGL071 German Stage 1A Holloway Spring Tuesday 6pm – 9pm
OGL072 German Stage 1B Holloway Spring Tuesday 6pm – 9pm
OGL073 German Stage 2A Holloway Spring Tuesday 6pm – 9pm
OGL074 German Stage 2B Holloway Spring Tuesday 6pm – 9pm
OSL003 Spanish Stage 3 Holloway Year Monday 10am – 1pm
OSL004 Spanish Stage 4 Holloway Year Monday 10am – 1pm
OSL075 Spanish Stage 3A Holloway Autumn Monday 10am – 1pm
OSL077 Spanish Stage 4A Holloway Autumn Monday 10am – 1pm
OSL071 Spanish Stage 1A Holloway Autumn Monday 2pm – 5pm
OSL071 Spanish Stage 1A Holloway Autumn Wednesday 2pm – 5pm
OSL073 Spanish Stage 2A Holloway Autumn Wednesday 2pm – 5pm
OSL076 Spanish Stage 3B Holloway Spring Monday 10am – 1pm
OSL078 Spanish Stage 4B Holloway Spring Monday 10am – 1pm
OSL071 Spanish Stage 1A Holloway Spring Wednesday 10am – 1pm
OSL072 Spanish Stage 1B  Holloway Spring Wednesday 2pm – 5pm 
OSL074 Spanish Stage 2B Holloway Spring Wednesday 2pm – 5pm

How to apply

To register for The Open Language Programme course, please come to one of our language evaluation sessions with a passport-sized photo. The sessions will run from 17 September 2018, Monday to Friday, 12 – 4pm. We will assess your language level and discuss your learning needs, then you'll be able to enrol. You can make payment on the day.

You can find our offices in rooms TM1-37 and TM1-56 in the Tower Building. We are part of the languages section of the Guildhall School of Business and Law and our Open Language Programme Manager is Prof Klaus Fischer.

When to apply

For information on when to apply, please use the relevant contact below:

Arabic

Email: m.guenuni@londonmet.ac.uk

Telephone: +44 (0)20 7133 2414

English, French and German

Email: k.fischer@londonmet.ac.uk

Telephone: +44 (0)20 7133 2433

Spanish

Email: c.moises@londonmet.ac.uk / a.sanchez@londonmet.ac.uk

Telephone: +44 (0)20 7133 2927 / +44 (0)20 7133 4364