Welcome to Te Pūtahi Reo, the Language Learning Centre at Victoria University of Wellington. Discover our wide range of resources to help you learn your chosen language.

We can help you study more than 80 different languages including all the languages taught at Victoria as well as English.

The LLC is free for Victoria students and staff, including Continuing Education and Confucius Institute students. Members of the public are also welcome for a small fee.

A world of resources

Make use of our resources to help you learn a language. Find links, language learning tips and discover what spaces our centre offers.

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  • This picture shows a screenshot from the AOCC video.

    Introducing AOCC (Advanced Oral Communication Course)

    In July, senior Thai officials visited the English Language Institute to practice high level negotiation skills in English. At the Language Learning Centre we are always impressed by this intensive course’s creative use of language lab technology, and so with course coordinator Ann Devoy’s kind permission we would like to share part of the course’s methodology focussing on an impromptu speaking activity using our teaching lab software.

  • This photo shows the new LLC assistants.

    Here to help – our new assistants

    We would like to introduce our two new assistants who sit behind our counter providing a friendly first port-of-call for students and staff visiting the Language Learning Centre.

  • Taishukan graded Japanese e-readers are here!

    Konnichiwa minasan! The LLC and Library are pleased to be bringing you the first ever graded e-readers in any language, accessible through the Library website – the 36 books come at 6 different levels from starter to pre-advanced and offer interesting topics ranging from traditional folk tales to cultural differences in toilet etiquette.