Sasha Barron is a Senior Lecturer in Chinese Language and area studies, Sasha has been teaching Chinese language, Professional communication and both Eastern and Western Music for more than twenty years in the UK.

She is the Chinese Language Coordinator, Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.

She teaches all levels of Chinese language, Language Learning and Teaching and Professional communication. 

She is a Member of ICLTS (International Chinese Language and Teaching Society),世界汉语协会会员

 Member of BCLTS (British Chinese Language Teaching Society) 英国汉语教学协会会员

In 2015, the Students Union of University of Portsmouth awarded Sasha the first prize for being  “The most Innovative Teacher”.


Teaching Areas:

Chinese Language at all levels within the BA degree course framework. (Level 4, 5 and 6).

Language Project: Introduction to Chinese studies contemporary China.

Language for Professional Communication 1 & 2.  

Language Learning and Teaching ( Trinity College of London certificate) 

IWLP G1 , G2 and G3.

Eastern music and instrumental ( Er Hu ), and Western music

Singing vocalist, Soprano 


Module Coordinator for: 

Chinese Language Grade 1&2, G3&4, G3, G4, G6 

IWLP G1, G2 and G3 

Chinese Language Project. 

Chinese Language Professional Communication 1.

Chinese Language Professional Communication 2.

Year abroad Coordinator and link Tutor for CCNU, BISU and Shanghai Lixin China.

Personal tutor for Level 4 - 6 

Personal tutor for Exchange students from China ( CCNU, BISU, Shanghai Lixin.) .

External examiner for Itchen College UK