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BA Modern Languages (5 Years Including Foundation Year)

BA Modern Languages (5 Years Including Foundation Year)

Essex, University of

Colchester Campus, Colchester, United Kingdom
  • QS World University Rankings
    439
  • Degree BA
  • Study Level Bachelors
  • Duration 60 months
  • Start date Jan-2000
This four-year course includes a foundation year (Year Zero), followed by a further three years of study. During the Year Zero, students will study four academic subjects relevant to their chosen course as well as a compulsory academic skills module. On this course students can study up to three languages choosing between French, German, Italian and Spanish from beginner or post-A level standard. Portuguese can be studied from a pre-A level standard. These languages can be studied alongside the language expert modules which cover a range of cultural and professional skills. Students will also explore a range of modules on global cultures, histories, and politics, so that they can really understand another country, beyond just being able to communicate in the native language. Study topics including: World cinema; Translation, interpretation and subtitling; Popular music; Visual history.