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Modern Languages and Philosophy (1 language: French or German) (BA)

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

This course starts in September 2024.

Develop your French or German and your analytical and critical thinking skills with this modern language and philosophy degree.

Spend a year of this 4 year degree abroad on a workplace, teaching or university placement. Develop your language skills while learning about the French or German speaking world's history and thought.

Engage with fundamental issues in ethics, metaphysics and political philosophy and apply philosophical thought to practical questions.

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 analytical abilities as you engage with philosophical questions
  • become immersed in the language and familiar with how it is spoken
  • gain the skills to understand ways of thinking and engage in debates
  • study a society or cultures that the language is spoken in

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

  • contemporary society
  • literature and film
  • anthropology
  • history

Language study paths

These are the languages you can choose from:

  • BA Modern Languages (French) and Philosophy
  • BA Modern Languages (German) and Philosophy

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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