School of Languages and Cultures

School of Languages and Cultures

The School of Languages and Cultures offers undergraduate, honours and postgraduate studies in a range of Asian and European languages, literatures and cultures.

The subjects taught in the School include Asian Studies, Chinese, European Studies, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Modern Language Studies and Spanish and Latin American Studies.

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Events

Jan28Roundtable Discussion 'Uia mai me he tangata tēnei: a colloquium on Primo Levi’s Shemà'
Date: 28 January 2015
Time: 4.00 pm
Venue: Wood Seminar Room, Room 406, Old Kirk Building, Kelburn Campus
On the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz, the History and… Read more

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News

19 December 2014 Top German Students Honoured at Embassy Reception
The best performing students from three undergraduate German courses were honoured at a reception hosted… Read more
19 December 2014 Victoria’s German Student Ambassadors Honoured at Embassy of Switzerland Reception
Pictured from left to right with staff from the German Programme are: Dr Monica Tempian,… Read more
19 December 2014 Book: Stillness in Motion: Italy, Photography and the Meanings of Modernity
Stillness in Motion: Italy, Photography and the Meanings of Modernity, edited by Dr Sarah (Sally)… Read more

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Welcome from the Head of School - Dr Sarah (Sally) Hill

Sally HillWelcome to the School of Languages and Cultures (SLC). As part of the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, we contribute to a strong and vibrant Humanities programme at Victoria University.
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Victoria appoints its first Professor of Spanish

Professor of SpanishVictoria University has appointed its first Professor of Spanish, Sarah Leggott. Read more »

2015 Job Vacancies in the School of Languages and Cultures

The School of Languages and Cultures invites applications for Teaching Fellow, Language Tutor and Tutoring positions. Read more ...

 

Cooking competition an engaging way to practise and assess language

Cooking studentts smallerA multilingual food competition was held on the Wellington waterfront by Victoria University’s School of Languages and Cultures recently. Read more ...