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International: £999 one semester or £1,990 two semesters
Study French, German, Spanish,
All current students can study a language as part of their course (as an elective, where offered) or as an additional module for additional fees.
How you learn
We offer fixed two-hour weekly classes in our dedicated language classrooms and digital language laboratories.
In addition to learning in the classroom, all learners are supported by a wealth of
Our language students have a dedicated multimedia self-access centre. Students can
Our modules are focused on developing spoken skills in particular, and half of the assessment focusses on
As well as tuition from your teacher, you have the opportunity for extra conversation practice with a foreign language assistant in French, German, Spanish or Italian. We encourage you to join our social events to meet fellow learners and native speakers of the language you are studying.
Employers value the ability to speak one or more foreign languages. 77% of UK businesses require their employees to have language skills, according to the 2015 CBI Education and Skills Survey.
Where will I study?
You study at City Campus
City Campus is located in the heart of Sheffield, within minutes of the train and bus stations.City Campus map
Adsetts Library is located on our City Campus. It's open 24 hours a day, every day.Learn more
Equipment and facilities
We teach all language classes at our City Campus where we have digital language laboratories and a multimedia self-access centre. Study resources include video, audio and internet-based language learning activities.
Additional information for EU/International students
If you are an International or non-UK European student, you can find out more about the country specific qualifications we accept on our international qualifications page. You can also watch a video guide on how to apply.
For details of English language entry requirements (IELTS), please see the information for 'All students'.
Fees and funding
10 credits, studied over one semester £355
20 credits, studied over two semesters £700
These fees are reduced by 30% for home/EU students if taken as an additional module (£250 over one semester/£490 over two semesters). These fees are reduced by 10% for Sheffield Hallam alumni (£320 over one semester/£630 over two semesters).
† If you are studying an undergraduate course, postgraduate pre-registration course or postgraduate research course over more than one academic year then your tuition fees may increase in subsequent years in line with Government regulations or UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) published fees. More information can be found in our terms and conditions under student fees regulations.
10 credits, studied over one semester £999
20 credits, studied over two semesters £1,990
These fees are reduced by 30% for International students if taken as an additional module (£700 over one semester/£1,395 over two semesters). These fees are reduced by 10% for Sheffield Hallam alumni (£900 over one semester/£1,795 over two semesters).
Additional course costs
This link allows you to view estimated costs associated with the main activities on specific courses. These are estimates and, as such, are only an indication of additional course costs. Actual costs can vary greatly depending on the choices you make during your course.Additional costs for Languages courses (PDF)
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