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Developing your research project; free online course to support you

4 July 2014

A free, pioneering online initiative to help people develop basic research skills launches today at the University of Southampton.


Head of Modern Languages recognised in Queen's Birthday Honours

16 June 2014

Michael Kelly, Professor of French and currently Head of Modern Languages, has been awarded an OBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours 2014.


Traditions and innovations from Mexico celebrated on campus

1 June 2014

The newly-appointed Mexican Ambassador to the UK officially launched the University of Southampton’s Mexico Weekend 2014; it was His Excellency Diego Gomez Pickering’s first official engagement in his new role.


Hone your research skills

Hone your research skills to satisfy your curiosity

14 May 2014

The University of Southampton has launched a Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) to help people improve their research project skills and share ideas.


Modern Languages student selected for prestigious British Council forum

1 May 2014

BA Contemporary European Studies with French and German 3rd year student Lauren Pettit was recently chosen to act as a delegate in the UK-China Student Forum in Beijing, run by the British Council.

Here, Lauren, who is also currently on her year abroad in Switzerland, tells us about her experience:


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Global launch of online Masters degree in English Language Teaching

4 March 2014

An online Masters degree in English Language Teaching is being launched worldwide thanks to a collaboration between the University of Southampton and the British Council.


Humanities, Avenue Campus

International students invited to sample British history and culture

31 January 2014

The University of Southampton is opening its doors this year to students from around the world. A unique International Summer School will introduce them to the best of British culture with classes in English Literature, Film Studies, History and Music, visits to historic places and vibrant cities including London and Bath and organised social events.


Download the new International English Newsletter from Modern Languages at Southampton

20 December 2013

The Modern Languages department is pleased to launch the first edition of International English, the new quarterly newsletter from the University of Southampton.


Humanities

2014-15 Humanities Postgraduate Funding

2 December 2013

The University of Southampton’s Faculty of Humanities is delighted to announce a range of studentships.


What’s it really like to teach the English language to students?

13 November 2013

English language teachers embarking on their careers can get a unique insight into their profession thanks to a series of free online videos from the University of Southampton showing real life full length lessons.