Able Linguist and Study Days this week

Globe and person
Two exciting events are happening this week in Modern Languages and Linguistics at the University of Southampton:

Year 8 Able Linguist day

On Wednesday 12th June, a group of Year 8 able linguists, selected by their schools from the most able pupils, with get a chance to further develop their language skills. In the morning, there is an intensive mini-project in French, German or Spanish, led by our university’s trainee language teachers. In the afternoon, the programme will allow all pupils to try a new language by attending a taster in a new language such as Portuguese, Chinese or Italian, hence developing awareness and raising interest in expanding their love for learning languages.

Year 10 Languages Study Day

On Thursday 13th June, Year 10 pupils will be attending the Modern Languages and Linguistics Study Day. In the morning, there will be workshop sessions exploring cultural topics in French, German or Spanish and pupils will be able to practise grammar and vocabulary, as well as learning more about specific country topics. In the afternoon, there will be a chance for pupils to attend an ab-initio session in either Chinese, Portuguese or Italian.

Both of these days are running from 9am to 3pm, and if you would like any further information please contact the MLL Outreach team.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *