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Study languages and cultures with another subject at Leeds

  • You’ll spend half your degree studying your chosen language (including modules on literature, media, politics, history, business, development etc) and the other half becoming a specialist in another subject.

  • A compulsory year abroad allowing you to improve your language skills, develop your cultural awareness and make friends and memories that you’ll never forget.

  • Choose from a wide range of discovery modules across different subjects to broaden your knowledge and learn even more at Leeds.

  • Study at one of the leading schools for languages in the UK.

  • Learn a language from beginners or advanced level*.

  • Graduate with a range of skills across different disciplines and fluency in a global language. 

What can I study?

We offer ten world languages: Arabic, Chinese, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish or Thai.

Gain an in-depth understanding of business, management and organisational issues while developing fluency in your chosen language.

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Combine fluency in your chosen language with an in-depth understanding of economic issues in business, society and public life.

More on BA Languages, Cultures and Economics

Study literature and culture from a global perspective whilst gaining fluency in your chosen language.

More on BA Languages, Cultures and English

Learn about various critical, historical, and theoretical approaches to film whilst gaining fluency in your chosen language.

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Study history from a global perspective and gain fluency in your chosen language whether from beginner or with an A-level.

More on BA Languages, Cultures and History

Combine fluency in your chosen language with a deep understanding of the dynamics and complexities of contemporary international relations.

More on BA Languages, Cultures and International Relations

Combine your passion for speaking languages with a fascination for how they work, by studying linguistics alongside a global language.

More on BA Languages, Cultures and Linguistics

Combine fluency in a language with the ability to analyse complex concepts and arguments.

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Examine domestic and international political systems and processes and achieve fluency in your chosen language.

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Explore some of the most important texts of the western tradition through the study of Classical Literature and study Italian, French or Russian.

More on Classical Literature joint honours

Study the cultures, societies, religions, literatures, histories, politics, economies and international relations of this dynamic region and learn either Chinese, Japanese or Thai.

More on Asia Pacific Studies or East Asian Religions and Cultures joint honours

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We regularly travel overseas to attend study fairs to meet students and advise them about life as an international student in Leeds. 

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