Language skills support


Information about learning Welsh or improving your Welsh is available below:

Language resources from the Centre of Welsh Language Services which includes the following:


Aberystwyth University information:

External information:

The Academic Word List is a collection of words that have been identified as being very common in academic writing. It has been identified from a corpus of more than 3,500,000 words of academic text. A detailed definition—and access to the list—is available at English Vocabulary Exercises. The lists include a wide range of interactive exercises to practice your English.




Essential Mandarin in Two Hours with Paul Noble (LinkedIn Learning course - Please login with your AU email and password)


Language Resource Centre

Aberystwyth University's Language Resources Centre (B Floor, Hugh Owen) contains a wide range of online activities. All of these can be used in the Language Resource Centre when it is not being used for classes.

Lifelong Learning language courses

The Department of Lifelong Learning offers Modern Languages courses. View their current courses by language:

If you are a student or staff member at Aberystwyth University, the courses are free of charge.

In addition to these course you can participate in the:

Lifelong Learning FAQs

Take a look at Lifelong Learning frequently asked questions - if these don't answer your question, please email