Languages for All textbooks 

FRENCH 

Beginners and Beginners Plus:

Foundations French 1, Palgrave Foundations Series Languages (3rd edn), by Dounia Bissar, Helen Phillips, Cécile Tschirhart (Palgrave Macmillan, 2016)

Intermediate and Intermediate Plus:

Foundations French 2, Palgrave Foundations Series Languages (2nd edn), by Kate Beeching and Annie Fontaine Lewis (Palgrave Macmillan, 2008)

Advanced and Advanced Plus:

No textbook required. The tutor will draw on a variety of language materials, in particular using contemporary news and current affairs items.

GERMAN

Beginners, Beginners Plus and Intermediate:

Menschen. Deutsch als Fremdsprache. Kursbuch A1, by Sandra Evans, Angela Pude and Franz Specht(Hueber, 2012)

Intermediate Plus, Advanced and Advanced Plus:

Menschen. Deutsch als Fremdsprache. Kursbuch A2, by Charlotte Habersack, Angela Pude and Franz Specht(Hueber, 2013)

For Advanced and Advanced Plus, the tutor will also draw on a variety of language materials, in particular using contemporary news and current affairs items besides the textbook.

ITALIAN

Beginners and Beginners Plus:

Foundations Italian 1, Palgrave Foundations Series Languages(3rd edn), by Mara Benetti, Carmela Murtas, Caterine Varchetta and Roberto Di Napoli (Palgrave Macmillan, 2016)

Intermediate and Intermediate Plus:

Foundations Italian 2, Palgrave Foundations Series Languages, by Mara Benetti, Cristina Testi, Caterina Varchetta (Palgrave Macmillan, 2005)

Advanced and Advanced Plus:

No textbook required. The tutor will draw on a variety of language materials, in particular using contemporary news and current affairs items.

SPANISH

Beginners and Beginners Plus: 

ELE Actual A1: Libro del Alumno + CDs, by Virgilio Borobio. SM. (2019 edition)

Intermediate and Intermediate Plus: 

ELE Actual A2: Libro del Alumno + CDs, by Virgilio Borobio. SM. (2019 ed.)

Advanced and Advanced Plus:

ELE Actual B1: Libro del Alumno + CDs, by Virgilio Borobio. SM. (2019 ed.)

 

Please note: Spanish titles are availble here with a 10% discount for Bangor University students.

CHINESE

Beginners 2019-20:

HSK 1 Standard Course for Beginners Chinese: HSK 1 Standard Course, Jiang Liping (Lead Author) and Wang Fang, Wang Feng, and Liu Liping (Authors), (Beijing Language and Culture University Press)

Intermediate 2019-20:

HSK 2 Standard Course for Intermediate Chinese: HSK 2 Standard Course, Jiang Liping (Lead Author) and Wang Fang, Wang Feng, and Liu Liping (Authors), (Beijing Language and Culture University Press)

Advanced 2019-20:

HSK 3 Standard Course for Advanced Chinese: HSK 3 Standard Course, Yu Miao and Li Lin (Authors), (Beijing Language and Culture University Press)

 

JAPANESE

Beginners, Beginners Plus and Intermediate:

Genki 1: An Integrated Course in Elementary Japanese 1 (2nd edn), by Eri Banno, Yoko Ikeda, Yutaka Ohno and Chikako Shinagawa (The Japan Times, 2011)

Intermediate Plus:

Genki 2: An Integrated Course in Elementary Japanese 2 (2nd edn), by Eri Banno and Yoko Ikeda (The Japan Times, 2011)