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SCILT (Scotland's National Centre for Languages)

Course Type:
Type 2 - Workshops


Age Group:
S2, S3, S4


Start/End Dates:
Available 30th Sep – 17th Dec 2021 (Course now full)

Timetable Availability:
Thursdays (9:00, 11:00 and 14:00)

Number of Sessions:
1 (standalone)

60 Minutes


Repetition Frequency:
Once per month

Max Capacity:
150 pupils maximum per workshop. Could be from more than one school.

In the Languages & Your Career workshop delivered by SCILT (Scotland's National Centre for Languages), we will explore how languages can contribute to success in a wide range of jobs and career paths. This will be an interactive workshop with activities for learners to take part in. During the session we will explore the following areas:

  • stereotypes of careers involving languages
  • pathways using languages
  • examples of successful businesses/individuals who use languages regularly in their careers

Due to high demand we’ve increased the capacity of this course. We will now offer sessions on the following dates:

  • Thursday 30th September
  • Thursday 28th October
  • Thursday 2nd December

Three sessions will be offered on each date and will take place at:

  • 9 – 10am
  • 11am – 12pm
  • 2 – 3pm

DYW Context:
This workshop will help learners identify the language skills they have learnt, see how these relate to the world of work, and access and interpret the information they need to make well informed choices about their learning options, pathways and possible future careers.

Additional Requirements:

Other Info:
Languages and Your Career is now fully subscribed. You can still register if you wish, but will only be able to note your interest for any future sessions with the partner.

Please check back at a later date when we may have more sessions available.

Languages, Modern Languages, French, Spanish, German, Gaelic, Mandarin, Italian

Please register your interest here!