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Modern Languages (2 languages: French, German, Portuguese or Spanish) (BA)

Bachelor of Arts
Typical Offer
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4 years
Course Type
UCAS Course code

About this course

This course starts in September 2024.

Develop your skills in 2 modern languages and broaden your understanding of societies and cultures where they’re spoken. Choose from French, German, Portuguese and Spanish.

Spend a year of this 4 year dual language degree abroad on a workplace, teaching or university placement. Develop your language skills and critical thinking while learning about other cultures and societies.

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 languages you choose, you'll:

  • become immersed in the languages and familiar with how they are spoken
  • develop the skills to interpret cultures and their beliefs and behaviours
  • study a society or cultures where your chosen language is spoken

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

  • translation and interpreting
  • contemporary society
  • literature and film
  • linguistic studies
  • anthropology
  • history

Language study paths

These are the language combinations you can choose from:

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

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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