why russian? why russian?

Russian is one of the six official languages of the UN, similar to Italian in grammar and pronunciation. It is a world language - about 300 million people speak Russian throughout the world, particularly in Eastern Europe – which is an emerging market.

Russia is the country of Tolstoy, Dostoevsky, Chekhov, Shostakovitch and borscht! Learning the Russian language gives you a window into this fascinating country with its long history and rich culture.

Veronica Bowker, Russian Evening Class Tutor

Levels offered

The following levels are offered for Russian evening classes, please click on the links below for further information of what is covered in the courses, such as topics, grammar and vocabulary.

These descriptions are only a guide and some adjustments to the content of the course might be needed, depending on the students' level of participation, ability and needs.