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BA (Hons)

Modern Languages (Foundation Entry)

5 Years
September 2023
Campus Taught

With our Modern Languages Foundation Entry course you can learn how to communicate freely in a choice of European and non-European languages as well as immersing yourself in the culture, politics and economics of those countries.

Why study with us

  • You’ll get opportunities to spend time studying abroad to enhance your language skills, improve your confidence and experience a different culture.
  • Our ‘others in English studies’ courses at the University of Central Lancashire are ranked 1st in the UK for overall student satisfaction (NSS, 2022).
  • Asian Studies at the University of Central Lancashire are ranked top 5 in the UK and 1st in the North West for student satisfaction (CUG, 2023).

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What you'll do

  • You’ll be able to access our Confucius Institute (a partnership between ourselves, Beijing International Studies University and Hanban) which celebrates Chinese culture. Get involved in a wide range of cultural and social events.
  • In 2004, we launched The International Institute of Korean Studies – it’s one of the top three societies in the University and hosts regular events.
  • Your third year is usually spent abroad in the country of your main target language on a work placement, study placement or partner institution.

Module overview

Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of our published course information. However, our programmes are subject to ongoing review and development. Changing circumstances may cause alteration to, or the cancellation of, courses. Changes may be necessary to comply with the requirements of accrediting bodies or revisions to subject benchmarks statements. As well as to keep courses updated and contemporary, or as a result of student feedback. We reserve the right to make variations if we consider such action to be necessary or in the best interests of students.

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Future careers

Modern Languages Foundation Entry could lead to a successful career in international business, consultancy, translation or interpreting, or worldwide teaching. Our graduates are enjoying careers in many international organisations including Merill Lynch, Reuters and diplomatic embassies.

Fees and funding

First year£6000 for the first year
Full-time£9250 per year
First year£10000 for the first year
Full-time£14250 per year
First year£6,500 for the first year
First year£11,000 for the first year

Scholarships and bursaries

We have a wide range of scholarships, bursaries and funds available to help support you whilst studying with us.

Select your country and see eligibility information and how to apply by selecting more info on the cards below.


This course is based in the School of Humanities, Language & Global Studies located in the Faculty of Culture and Creative Industries

For information on possible changes to course information, see our essential and important course information

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