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Modern Languages and Linguistics (1 language: French, German or Spanish) (MLang)

Masters in Languages
Typical Offer
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4 years
Course Type
UCAS Course code

About this course

This course starts in September 2024.

Learn a modern language and understand how languages are created, learned and shaped as they are used. Study linguistics with either French, German or Spanish on this course and earn a master's degree in 4 years.

Spend a year of this 4 year course on a placement in a university abroad. Develop your language skills while learning about the culture, history and thought of a French, German or Spanish speaking society.

Whichever language you choose, you'll:

  • become skilled in a language and familiar with how it is spoken
  • develop your critical thinking and gain the skills to interpret cultures
  • study a society or cultures where your chosen language is spoken
  • write a dissertation on a topic that you are interested in

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

  • translation and interpreting
  • contemporary society
  • literature and film
  • ethnography
  • politics

Language study paths

These are the languages you can choose from:

  • MLang Modern Languages (French) and Linguistics
  • MLang Modern Languages (German) and Linguistics
  • MLang Modern Languages (Spanish) and Linguistics

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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