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Celebrating Excellence commends School of Modern Languages

13 Tachwedd 2015

The School of Modern Languages celebrates success with two wins at the recent Celebrating Excellence Awards.

Symposium in progress

International symposium on climate change hosted by Cardiff’s Confucius Institute

11 Tachwedd 2015

The symposium attracted many delegates from China who wished to contribute to the debate on climate change.

The shinkansen, Japan's bullet train

Experience Japan – Cardiff academic speaks at Japanese exhibition

30 Hydref 2015

Dr Christopher Hood is speaking at the fifth Experience Japan Exhibition.

El Eternauta comic cover

International comic celebration welcomes Cardiff academics

23 Hydref 2015

School academics recently took part in an international festival which celebrated the diverse worlds of comics and graphic novels.

A flag consisting of multiple European flags

European Languages Day celebrated in Cardiff

7 Hydref 2015

European Languages Day is marked each year and aims to promote language learning and highlight the range of diverse languages spoken across the continent.

Visiting academics and school staff

School of Modern Languages welcomes translation team on fact finding mission

1 Hydref 2015

Staff from Portugal’s most prestigious polytechnic institution visited the School on a fact finding mission.

Chinese dragons on the side of a building

Immerse yourself in Chinese culture with Cardiff Confucius Institute

30 Medi 2015

The Confucius Institute is celebrating two important dates in the Chinese calendar with an event in Cardiff Library.

A person wearing a mask

Film Festival brings a taste of Africa to Wales

29 Medi 2015

School staff are supporting a film festival which brings a taste of Africa to Wales.

Luis Bernardo Honwana with staff and students from the School of Modern Languages

Students captivated by Mozambican literary visitor

23 Medi 2015

The School welcomed the esteemed Mozambican author and politician, Luis Bernardo Honwana to Cardiff.

First Minister of Wales, Carwyn Jones, Vice Premier of the People’s Republic of China, Liu Yandong and Cardiff University Vice-Chancellor, Colin Riordan.

Enter the Dragons – Cardiff-Beijing Chinese Studies Joint College launched

18 Medi 2015

The Chinese Vice Premier unveiled a plaque in Cardiff today symbolising the launch of the new college

Hands typing on a keyboard

Enrolment information September 2015

16 Medi 2015

Enrolment information for new and returning students.

Hands typing on a keyboard

Erasmus & international exchange enrolment information

2 Medi 2015

All new erasmus and international exchange students need to complete enrolment at Cardiff.

Graffiti on wall

Capture China in young photographer competition

1 Medi 2015

Young Photographers competition run by UCL IOE Confucius Institute for Schools is happening again this year.

Two students talking to each other

Language Exchange Scheme launched

25 Awst 2015

Meet new people, learn about other cultures and improve your English.

Jane Seymour with Professor Hanna Diamond

Academydd o Brifysgol Caerdydd yn helpu seren Hollywood i hel achau

21 Awst 2015

Academydd o Ysgol Ieithoedd Modern Prifysgol Caerdydd yn cyfrannu at raglen o bwys ar y BBC.

4 languages for all students

New Languages for All courses open for applications

17 Awst 2015

The LfA team are now pleased to announce the application dates for the next set of LfA weekly courses.

Japanese building

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

13 Awst 2015

The School came first in satisfaction for Japanese Studies assessed in Asian Studies.

Dr Alastair Hemmens speaking

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

3 Awst 2015

The aim of the conference was to ask what a critique of work might usefully offer us in addressing contemporary social issues in an age of crisis.

Alexia Cowley

Modern Languages student appointed to role in Foreign and Commonwealth Office

23 Gorffennaf 2015

I am going to be a Student Ambassador for the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, to provide foreign travel advice to British citizens going abroad.

4 students with their trophies

Young linguists cause a buzz at Cardiff competition

15 Gorffennaf 2015

This July Cardiff University played host to the Routes into Languages Cymru National Spelling Bee Competition!