Beginners class

  • Updated 20/1/21

    In September 2020 the Centre took the decision to offer Beginners classes online for the time being. Classes are expected to remain online at least until the end of the Spring Term.


    Not too late to enrol for Japanese Beginners, 7-8pm on Fridays starting 26th February.

    Please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to register your interest. Early enrolment is recommended. 


    All language tuition at the Centre is in small groups with an emphasis on practical conversation skills.

    Numbers are usually limited to six to eight students per class.

    Online classes are 60 minutes duration. Fees are payable half termly in advance.

    The next half term starting on 22 February is five weeks long and fees will be £44, assuming 5 or more in class.

    For more information about how our classes work, please see Information for Students


    These are the Beginners classes which started in September.

    Language Day Time Started Tutor Code Notes
    Spanish Monday 6.30-8.00pm 7/9/20 Maria Perez Luis SMP1 Full
    Spanish Friday 9.30-10.30am 11/9/20 Maria Perez Luis SMP2  
    French Monday 8.00-9.00pm 7/9/20 Agniezska Kapitan Keeble FAK1 Full
    French Wednesday 9.30-10.30am 30/9/20 Judith Dean FJD1 New joiners welcome
    Italian Thursday 9.30-10.30am 10/9/20 Adrian Cosker IAC1  
    Italian Thursday 7.00-8.00pm 10/9/20 Abigail Huffer IAH1  
    German Tuesday 8.15-9.15pm 8/9/20 Abigail Huffer GAH2 Full
    Japanese Thursday 8.15-9.15pm 10/9/20 Hannah Turner JHT1 Full
    Japanese Monday 7.00-8.00pm 7/9/20 Hannah Turner JHT2 Full
    Russian Wednesday 6.30-7.30pm 9/9/20 Irena Ryall Brockis RIB1  
    Polish Tuesday 7.00-8.00pm 3/11/20 Agnieszka Kapitan Keeble PAK1  


    Meanwhile if you wish to contact us please email rather than phone the Centre, as this ensures that queries will be answered promptly.

    With continued good wishes to our community of students and thanks for your understanding in these challenging times.

    Hitchin Language Centre