Studying at Leeds
Explore cultures and societies across the world, while focusing on the countries where your languages of choice are spoken.
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BA Modern Languages...
Study two subjects, spend time abroad and graduate with a range of skills and fluency in a global language. You can study two languages or one language with another subject.
Two language degrees
Our four-year BA Modern Languages degree includes most of our two-language combinations. Other two-language combinations are available and you will apply directly to the named course.
Studying with us
Your practical language modules will teach you to speak and write to an advanced level, whilst your time abroad gives you the opportunity to immerse yourself within a new culture — allowing you to develop valuable personal and professional skills.
You’ll also study cultures, societies, film, religions, literatures, histories, politics, economies and international relations and much more to ensure your degree matches your interests.
The University's Language Zone has a range of resources, including text, audio and video resources and provides opportunities to practice your language skills through workshops, language exchanges and language groups.
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