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Modern Languages (French and Portuguese) (BA)

Bachelor of Arts
4 years
Course Type
UCAS Course code

About this course

Learn 2 major international languages and study abroad for a year to get complete proficiency with our French and Portuguese degree. You’ll complement your language learning with modules covering the history, society, culture and linguistics for French and Portuguese-speaking countries.

You’ll start at a level that matches your ability in spoken and written French and Portuguese, which will help you to progress quickly. 

You can study Portuguese in accelerated mode, letting you reach graduate level competence over 4 years.

You'll spend your third year abroad in either a work placement, a British Council placement or at one of Southampton’s partner universities.

In your final year you can specialise in an area that suits your interests and combines well with what you’ve studied so far.

You’ll have excellent resources to support you, including the Centre for Language Study which offers language and academic advising.

Course lead

Your course lead is Dr Michael Kranert.

His research interests range from comparative discourse analysis to language ideologies, with a particular focus on English and German speaking countries.

Find out more on his staff profile.

Course location

This course is based at Avenue.

Awarding body

This qualification is awarded by the University of Southampton.

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