English and Modern Languages (BA)

Bachelor of Arts
Typical Offer
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4 years
Course Type
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About this course

Build your critical thinking, cultural understanding and communication skills by studying English and French, German or Spanish.

Spend a year of this 4 year English literature and modern languages degree abroad on a workplace, teaching or university placement.

You can choose a language you have not studied. You'll get extra hours of teaching and funding for a language course abroad at the end of year 1 to make fast progress.

Whichever language you choose, you'll:

  • develop your ability to interpret a range of cultural contexts and literary texts
  • become immersed in the language and familiar with how it is spoken
  • study a society and culture relevant to your chosen language
  • explore different ways of looking at literature, such as history and politics

Choose topics and gain expertise in areas that interest you most, including: 

  • translation and interpretation
  • contemporary society
  • literature and film
  • anthropology
  • history

Language study paths

These are the languages you can choose from:

  • BA English and Modern Languages (French)
  • BA English and Modern Languages (German)
  • BA English and Modern Languages (Spanish)

We regularly review our courses to ensure and improve quality. This course may be revised as a result of this. Any revision will be balanced against the requirement that the student should receive the educational service expected. Find out why, when, and how we might make changes.

Our courses are regulated in England by the Office for Students (OfS).

Course location

This course is based at Avenue.

Awarding body

This qualification is awarded by the University of Southampton.

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