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Faculty of Modern and Medieval Languages and Linguistics


Video Resources for Students

Due to restrictions in place because of COVID-19, in person visits to MMLL are not possible at this time. However, we have compiled a list of resources and sample lectures to help you learn more about MMLL. 


Take a look at the University's Virtual Tour for more information about MMLHML and Linguistics, and for information on University facilities, Colleges and life in Cambridge.


Modern & Medieval  Languages (MML) Course Presentation by Dr Stuart Davis 


History & Modern Languages (HML) Course Presentation by Dr Martin Ruehl 


Linguistics Course Presentation by Dr Bert Vaux 


Modern & Medieval Languages Course Film (MML)


Linguistics Course Film


History & Modern Languages Course Film (HML)

Learning a Language From Scratch, with Silke Mentchen, Felipe Schuery, and current MMLL students


Year Abroad



Watch a selection of sample lectures below.


Italian sample lecture by Dr Heather Webb


French sample lecture by Dr Rebecca Mitchell - Lexical Borrowing


French sample lecture by Dr Rebecca Mitchell - Language shift


French sample lecture by Professor Michael Moriarty

French sample lecture by Dr Miranda Griffin


German sample lecture by Dr Charlotte Woodford


Spanish sample lecture by Dr Stuart Davis


Portuguese translation challenge by Felipe Schuery


Slavonic sample lecture by Dr Ksenia Zanon


History and Modern Languages sample lecture by Dr Martin Ruehl


Talk on translation by Silke Mentchen 


There are many career paths for MMLL graduates. Learn more about careers after MMLL in the below videos.

Careers for MML Graduates


Careers using Languages & Linguistics - Careers Office talk


Open Day Film (2015)


Did you know...?

  • We offer other outreach activities besides open days. Please take a look at our Outreach Events & Activities page for details, including CCARL A-level resources for French and German, and contact us for advice or further information on these, or on how and when visits might be arranged.


Further Information and Enquiries

Faculty of Modern & Medieval Languages & Linguistics
Raised Faculty Building
University of Cambridge
Sidgwick Avenue

How to find us

+44 (0) 1223 335000

For general enquiries:

For more specific questions about the courses and our work with schools: