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Learn Welsh - Swansea Bay Region: delivering Welsh language courses in the City of Swansea, and Neath Port Talbot county council areas.

Learn Welsh - Swansea Bay Region
Academi Hywel Teifi 
Talbot Building
Swansea University
Singleton Park Campus
Swansea
SA2 8PP

01792 60 20 70

Terms and Conditions

01792 60 20 70

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2020/21 Course brochure

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New Learner discount

Enrolling on a Mynediad 1 or a Mynediad 1+2 (Entry Part 1 or Entry Part 1+2 ) course? Use discount code DECH20 and get the course at ½ price!!

Help with the additional costs of learning

Financial Support

Other discounts:

40% discount codes for

  • Pensioners = PEN20
  • Full-time Student or Apprentice = MYF20
  • State benefits = BUDD20

COVID-19 UPDATE

Due to the coronavirus pandemic and continued social distancing measures in the counties of Swansea and Neath–Port Talbot, and in accordance with Swansea University risk avoidance procedures, we have suspended all of our face-to-face learning activities and social events indefinitely.

However, the good news is that our provision continues online via video-link (using the free Zoom video conferencing platform).

Please contact us if you have a question about our programme of courses for 2020-21 listed here in the brochure: https://sway.office.com/FfTkz6hhHTrAKzjF?ref=Link and also available on this website's coursefinder, or our learner support online events over the summer.

Best wishes to everyone from the LWSBR Team.

2020/21 Courses
Discounts
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Cost

Most courses cost £90 for the year. Week Courses / Sadwrn Siarad start at around £10 / £15. Please see the individual course descriptions on the website for full details.

New Learner Discount

If you’re enrolling on a Mynediad 1 or a Mynediad 1+2 (Entry Part 1 or Entry Part 1+2 ) course, then register and pay before the end of September 2020 using the discount code DECH20 and get the course at ½ price!!

Other Discounts

If you can provide documentational evidence that you currently belong to one of the categories below, use the appropriate code on registration to receive a 40% discount

  • Pensioners = PEN20
  • Full-time Student or Apprentice = MYF20
  • Receive state benefits = BUDD20

You can only apply x1 discount at a time.

Financial Support

If you require further assistance with the cost of classes you can apply to the Learn Welsh Swansea Bay Region - Bursary by emailing learnwelsh@swansea.ac.uk or calling 01792 602070 for an application form.

The National Centre for Learning Welsh also has a Financial Contingency Fund for assistance with learning associated costs such as childcare, resources or travel expenses. See the Support section for learners on this website: https://learnwelsh.cymru/support/ financial-support/

Online (at your own pace)

Fancy giving Welsh a go but can't commit to regular weekly classes? These simple on-line courses allow learners to work at their own pace from the comfort of your own home. You'll work through the units at your own pace knowing a tutor is there to support you when needed. 

Mynediad 1 (Entry 1) : https://bit.ly/MynOnline2021

Mynediad 2 (Entry 2) : https://bit.ly/Myn2Online2021

Graenus (Proficiency level) Arlein: https://bit.ly/GloywiArlein2021

 

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Summer courses

Week Course

Due to the current COVID-19 situation, these 5-day intensive courses will be offered as an online experience for the time being. Learners will join two tutor-led face-to-face group video conference sessions a day: one first thing in the morning and the second just after lunch. Both of these face-to-face online sessions are followed by independent directed study sessions and online tasks. You'll be working hard all day, and you'll need constant access to a computer therefore!

OK, so you won’t master Welsh in just a week but this course will help set you on the right track.

If you are eligible, and are able to present supportive documentation, you can use codes during the online registration process to get 40% off the full price – see website for more details.

Mynediad – week 1 (units 1-12): https://bit.ly/30XYq7e
Sylfaen – week 1(units 1-12): https://bit.ly/32Zs4vC
Canolradd – week (units 1-12): https://bit.ly/310kDlo
Uwch – week 1 (units 1-12): https://bit.ly/2CSV4KI


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Revision Sessions

14-18 Medi / September 2020
Llun / Mon - Gwe / Fri
9.30-3.30

Want to brush up on the content of your previous course before starting the new term? Here's a 5-day course full of related learning activities. This course offers a timely opportunity to:

catch-up on parts of the course;

consolidate what you've learned;

develop your skills further, and

boost your confidence in preparation for the next course.

The daily schedule will require learners to join their tutor for two daily class sessions via videolink: one first thing in the morning; the second just after lunch (GMT). Both of these face-to-face sessions are followed by independent directed study sessions and online tasks. So you'll be busy all day, and you'll also need continual access to a computer/tablet and a stable internet connection.
Price: £15

Mynediad 1 (Entry 1) https://bit.ly/303rRWm
Mynediad 2 (Entry  2) https://bit.ly/306uWF6
Sylfaen 1 (Foundation 1)  https://bit.ly/3333JF2
Sylfaen 2 (Foundation 2) https://bit.ly/3395iBk
Canolradd 1 (Intermediate 1)  https://bit.ly/2CV1nh0
Canolradd 2 (Intermediate 2) https://bit.ly/30S6zdu
Uwch (Proficiency) https://bit.ly/3hKV5zi
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Tiwtor 2020

Do you know anyone who would make a great Welsh tutor? We are looking for experienced teachers or those willing to learn (free training available). Tell them to get in touch! Email: rhian.e.williams@swansea.ac.uk