Taught Programmes in Modern Languages and Cultures 

Applied Languages Students

With our courses you acquire specialised knowledge in your subject and you’ll have the opportunity to pursue your own interests through a range of optional modules. All the courses are designed to equip you with valuable employment skills and prepare you for your future career.

If you decide to continue your studies and undertake doctoral research, you’ll develop a solid grounding from which you can develop your research.

Teaching and Assessment

All of our taught courses (with the exception of MA Crossways in Cultural Narratives) can be studied full-time over one year or part-time over two years. You’ll attend lectures and seminars, and participate in projects. Assessment is by coursework assignments, presentations, projects, journals and a dissertation.

Whether you’re seeking to increase your language and cultural awareness, or improve your career prospects, our courses and supportive staff will help you realise your ambitions and develop professionally.

MA Programmes:

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MUNDUS Crossways in Cultural Narratives

Literary and cultural studies pursued internationally at three universities.

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Intercultural Communication

Learn how to understand and deal with cultural issues and communication in professional contexts.

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Intercultural Communication and International Development

Learn how to understand and deal with linguistic and cultural issues in challenging development contexts.

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Multilingual Information Management

Study language, culture, technology and communication in different contexts: manage information in today’s globalised world.

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Screen Translation

Develop your ability to recognise and deal with the challenges of subtitling in a range of media contexts.

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Translation Studies

Develop your ability to produce high-quality, culturally-sensitive translations by applying theories, techniques and technologies.

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Catalan Studies

Develop your knowledge of the Hispanic field of study specialising in aspects of the Catalan language and culture.

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Germanic Studies

Deepen and extend your understanding of particular aspects of the Germanic culture, language and literature.

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French Studies

Deepen and extend your understanding of particular aspects of the French culture, language and literature.

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Hispanic Studies

Deepen and extend your understanding of particular aspects of the Hispanic culture, language and literature.

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Latin American Studies

Develop your knowledge of the Hispanic field of study specialising in historical, social and political aspects and literature of Latin America.