Student Modules

If you are a student at Bangor University, and wish to develop your Welsh language skills, we have a course for you!

We offer modules for undergraduate and postgraduate students who wish to improve their Welsh skills and become more confident in using the language in their academic work.

The Language Improvement Unit also collaborates directly with a number academic schools in order to support students with their Welsh language skills.

Here are Canolfan Bedwyr’s modules for students:

Year 1

CCB1001/CCB1201 Sgiliau Defnyddio’r Gymraeg 10 credits, Semester 1 or 2

Years 2 and 3*

CCB2201/CCB3201 Sgiliau Defnyddio’r Gymraeg 10 credits, Semester 2 only

The aim of these language skills modules is to increase students’ confidence using oral and written Welsh as you start here at the University. This will be beneficial to you when doing assignments in Welsh in your main subjects, and will prepare you for the world of work. It will also be useful to you if you are to try for the Language Skills Certificate offered by Coleg Cymraeg Cenedlaethol.

Years 2 and 3*

CCB2202/CCB3202 Ymdrin â’ch Pwnc yn Gymraeg 10 credits, Semester 2

This is a module which focuses on developing your confidence and you rlanguage skills while dealing with your academic subject in Welsh. It will be useful to you if you write your academic essays in Welsh, or if you wish to discuss your subject in Welsh in seminars, tutorials and presentations. It will also prepare you for work in your field confidently in Welsh, and if you are to try for Coleg Cymraeg Cenedlaethol’s Language Skills Certificate

*2nd and 3rd year students are taught together for these modules. You can follow these modules in your second or third year, and it’s possible for you to follow both modules at once. But remember, you cannot follow the same module more than once.

Postgraduate

ZXC4202 Ymdrin â’ch Pwnc yn Gymraeg 10 credits, Semester 2

This is a module for graduates who can confidently study through the medium of English but who are unsure when doing so in Welsh. This module will be useful to you if you want to write your research dissertation in Welsh or if you wish to hold seminars or carry out presentations on your specialist subject in Welsh. It will also prepare you to work confidently in your field of expertise in Welsh and to apply for the Coleg Cymraeg Cenedlaethol Language Skills Certificate.