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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.
BA Modern Languages and Business
Gain an in-depth understanding of business, management and organisational issues while developing fluency in your chosen language.More on BA Modern Languages and Business
BA Languages, Cultures and Economics
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
BA Modern Languages and English
Study literature and culture from a global perspective whilst gaining fluency in your chosen language.More on BA Modern Languages and English
BA Modern Languages and Film Studies
Learn about various critical, historical, and theoretical approaches to film whilst gaining fluency in your chosen language.More on BA Modern Languages and Film Studies
BA Modern Languages and History
Study history from a global perspective and gain fluency in your chosen language whether from beginner or with an A-level.More on BA Modern Languages and History
BA Modern Languages and International Relations
Combine fluency in your chosen language with a deep understanding of the dynamics and complexities of contemporary international relations.More on BA Modern Languages and International Relations
BA Modern Languages and Linguistics
Combine your passion for speaking languages with a fascination for how they work, by studying linguistics alongside a global language.More on BA Modern Languages and Linguistics
BA Modern Languages and Philosophy
Combine fluency in a language with the ability to analyse complex concepts and arguments.More on BA Modern Languages and Philosophy
BA Languages, Cultures and Politics
Examine domestic and international political systems and processes and achieve fluency in your chosen language.More on BA Languages, Cultures and Politics
Asia Pacific Studies with a language
Study the cultures, societies, religions, literatures, histories, politics, economies and international relations of this dynamic region and learn either Chinese or Japanese.More on Asia Pacific Studies with a language
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