BA (Hons)

Modern Languages

3 years
September 2024
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Prepare yourself for success in this truly global age, by learning two (or even three) modern languages. This opens the doors to a world of opportunities for your future. Choose from Chinese, French, Japanese, Korean, Russian and Spanish.

Why study with us

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  • You’ll have the opportunity to work or study abroad for a short time. You can enhance your language skills, improve your confidence and experience a different culture.
  • Choose to study two languages from Chinese, French, Japanese, Korean, Russian and Spanish. You'll have the chance to pick up a third later in your course.
  • Our Worldwise Learning Centre offers support with your study of world languages, cultures, travel, and work or study abroad.

What you'll do

  • Study two languages from Chinese, French, Japanese, Korean, Russian and Spanish. You'll also have the chance to pick a third language via our language elective programme.
  • You’ll have the chance to learn through total immersion, by working or studying abroad. Hone your skills, improve your confidence and experience a different culture.
  • Cultural diversity is one of our distinguishing features. You’ll learn from an experienced team of languages scholars that includes 20 different nationalities.
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The modules you'll study will depend on the pathway you choose. You'll study compulsory modules related to your chosen language pathway from Chinese, French, Japanese, Korean, Russian or Spanish.

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

Studying our BA (Hons) Modern Languages course can open the doors to a wide range of career options, whether at home or abroad. From finance and tourism, to teaching and government work.

Fees and funding

Full-time£9,250 per year
Sandwich year£1,500 for the sandwich year
Full-time£16,500 per year

Scholarships and bursaries

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

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This course is based in the School of Psychology and Humanities

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

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