Turkish

Turkish FlagTurkish is the most widely spoken Turkic language with over 75 million native speakers in and around Turkey. Learn modern Turkish and you will be able to communicate with the inhabitants of Turkey, several million people indigenous to Northern Cyprus, the Aegean Islands, Ukraine, Bulgaria, and other parts of the Balkans, and a few million members of the more recently founded Turkish communities in countries such as Britain, Australia, Germany, Austria, the Netherlands, and other Western countries. You will also be able to get by in Turkish with over 100 million speakers of closely related Turkic languages in such ex-Soviet Turkic countries as Azerbaijan, Turkmenistan and Kazakhstan.

Turkish Beginners (Level 1)

This is for you if you have no prior knowledge of Turkish (or so little that you effectively want to start again from scratch). You will learn basic skills to enable you to make yourself understood and to find out information in everyday situations.

Key information

  • Course: Wednesdays 6-8pm
    Delivery: On-campus (face-to-face)
    Timeline: Starts 20 October 2021 – Ends 23 March 2022
    Length: 20 weeks (60 learning hours)
    Fees: £240 (payable in two termly instalments)

How to apply

Turkish Post-Beginners (Level 2)

You can already manage in everyday situations using the present tense. You have reached level A1 in the ELP self-assessment grid and/or completed the Beginners (level 1) Course.

Key information

  • Course: Tuesdays 6-8pm
    Delivery: On-campus (face-to-face)
    Timeline: Starts 12 October 2021 – Ends 22 March 2022
    Lengths: 20 weeks (60 learning hours)
    Fees: £240 (payable in two termly instalments)

How to apply