Yr Ysgol Ieithoedd Modern

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.

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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

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Enrolment information September 2015

16 Medi 2015

Enrolment information for new and returning students.

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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.

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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!

The Vice Chancellor at the conference

French studies conference converges on Cardiff

8 Gorffennaf 2015

170 delegates attended 56th Society for French Studies Conference.

Kate Samways

Spotlight shone on language talent in Welsh Routes into Languages event

22 Mehefin 2015

Routes into Languages Cymru held a showcase event this month to highlight the variety of support available in Wales to encourage young people to learn new languages.

Chris Hayes

Modern Languages student takes on three minute thesis challenge!

16 Mehefin 2015

Chris Hayes, a current Modern Languages student, recently took part in the national Three Minute Thesis competition, organised by the University Graduate College.

Spain

Santander announces volunteer competition for Cardiff undergraduates

27 Mai 2015

Santander Universities, through Hispanic Studies at Cardiff University, has announced a fantastic competition to win £500, which is open to Cardiff undergraduates