Language and Literature Degrees

Studying language can open many doors for any career. Whether it is improving your communication skills within your mother tongue, or improving your command of a foreign language, communication is an important building block of any education. With technology shrinking the world and international business partners coming closer, speaking more than one language is irreplaceably valuable.

For more than 30 years, people with a passion for languages from all over the world have been traveling with Sprachcaffe; experiencing exotic, new countries, immersing themselves in foreign cultures and learning one of seven exciting languages. Students may choose to study English, Spanish, French, Italian, German, Chinese, and Arabic!

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1-to-1 Spanish Lessons
Universidad de La Sabana
Language Course
Chía, Colombia
These private Spanish lessons offer students a highly personalized learning style with maximum flexibility and convenience.  1 cultural outing a...
Advanced English for Academic Purposes (EAP)
University of Buckingham
Diploma Program
Buckingham, England
The Advanced English for Academic Purposes course is 10 weeks long and aims to prepare students with an already advanced...
American Bachelor in English Language & Literature
University of New York in Prague
Bachelor Degree
Prague, Czech Republic
Study with UNYP’s talented, international instructors in Prague, a country whose literary history spans languages, genres, and centuries, and whose...
American Studies MA
University of Debrecen
Master Degree
Debrecen, Hungary
The MA in American Studies at the University of Debrecen in Hungary is an education program which provides students with...
Applied Linguistics: Teaching English as a Foreign Language
University of Groningen
Master Degree
Groningen, Netherlands
The Masters in Applied Linguistics: Teaching English as a Foreign Language education programme at the University of Groningen in the Netherlands...
Arabic & French Course in Rabat, Morocco
Sprachcaffe Languages Plus
Summer / Winter Program
Rabat, Morocco
As Morocco’s capital city, Rabat boasts a relaxed and laid back atmosphere, while still maintaining its lively cosmopolitan charm. The...
Art history courses
Studiainitalia
Language Course
Florence, Italy
The course is delivered in Italian or in English and teachers have a degree in art history with teaching experience,...
Asia Pacific Studies (Foundation Entry) BA (Hons)
University of Central Lancashire
Bachelor Degree
Preston, England
Are you interested in studying Chinese, Japanese or Korean? Master specialist language skills whilst gaining an introduction to the culture...
BA English
Brunel International University
Bachelor Degree
Middlesex, England
This BA English degree course at Brunel covers all the major periods of literature from the Renaissance to the most...
BA English Language and Culture
University of Groningen
Bachelor Degree
Groningen, Netherlands
Whether you speak British or American English, the Bachelor in English Language and Culture from University of Groningen in the...
BA (Honours) English Language and Literature
The Open University
Bachelor Degree
Online / distance learning
Start with studying interdisciplinary themes, before moving on to more specialised modules Options to study areas like creative writing or...
BA (Honours) English Literature
The Open University
Bachelor Degree
Online / distance learning
Starts with an interdisciplinary approach More specialised modules include literary history and critical approaches to all the major literary genres...
BA (Hons) English Studies
University of Buckingham
Bachelor Degree
Buckingham, England
The BA in English Studies offers a combination of English Language and English Literature courses. It is available for native...
BA (Hons) English Studies for Teaching
University of Buckingham
Bachelor Degree
Buckingham, England
The BA (Hons) English Studies for Teaching undergraduate programme is designed for speakers of English as a native language who...
BA (Hons) History with English Literature
University of Buckingham
Bachelor Degree
Buckingham, England
The BA (Hons) History with English Literature is a new programme which Majors in History. This means that students study...
BA (Hons) International Business Communication With a Modern Foreign Language
University of Central Lancashire
Bachelor Degree
Preston, England
BA (Hons) International Business Communication With a Modern Foreign Language is made up of six modules in total, four compulsory...
BA in Applied English
Xi'an Jiaotong Liverpool University
Bachelor Degree
Suzhou, China
This BA in applied English program is for those interested in studying English as a subject in depth as opposed...
BA in China Studies
Xi'an Jiaotong Liverpool University
Bachelor Degree
Suzhou, China
The BA China studies program provides the opportunity to apply theories from the humanities and social sciences to your understanding...
BA in Classics and Oriental Studies
Oxford University
Bachelor Degree
Oxford, England
This BA in oriental language and culture combines the study of an Oriental language and culture with Latin and/or Greek...
BA in Comparative Literature
The American University of Paris
Bachelor Degree
Paris, France
This BA in comparative literature explores literature from antiquity to the present in its historical and geographical contexts. The program provides...
BA in Creative Writing
The American University of Paris
Bachelor Degree
Paris, France
The BA in Creative Writing offers students with an interest in fiction, poetry, and creative nonfiction the opportunity to join...
BA in English and Communication Studies
Xi'an Jiaotong Liverpool University
Bachelor Degree
Suzhou, China
As a student of this English and communications program, you will have access to almost all of the modules offered...
BA in English and Finance
Xi'an Jiaotong Liverpool University
Bachelor Degree
Suzhou, China
This interdisciplinary BA program combines English language and finance with the aim of producing graduates who have an excellent command...
BA in English and International Business
Xi'an Jiaotong Liverpool University
Bachelor Degree
Suzhou, China
This interdisciplinary degree in English and business combines the subjects with the aim of producing graduates who have an excellent command...
BA in European and Middle Eastern Languages
Oxford University
Bachelor Degree
Oxford, England
This BA in European and Middle Eastern Languages (EMEL) enables students to combine languages taught in the Faculty of Modern...
BA in Languages and Intercultural Communication
Ventspils University College
         
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Bachelor Degree
Ventspils, Latvia
This BA in languages and intercultural communication program prepares intercultural communication specialists with the foreign language skills necessary to work...
BA in Media, Communication & Culture
Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University
Bachelor Degree
Port Elizabeth, South Africa
The BA in Media, Communication & Culture is designed to provide students with practical skills and theoretical knowledge communication ,...
BA in Translation Studies
Ventspils University College
Bachelor Degree
Ventspils, Latvia
The BA in translation studies program enables students to translate assignments at high levels for public and municipal institutions and enterprises,...
Bachelor Degree Programme for Multilingual Management Assistants
HAAGA-HELIA University of Applied Sciences
Bachelor Degree
Helsinki, Finland
The Bachelor Degree Programme for Multilingual Management Assistants at Haaga Helia University of Applied Sciences in Finland is an education...
Bachelor in Chinese Business
Hangzhou Normal University
Bachelor Degree
Hangzhou, China
This program in Chinese business aims to cultivate trained professionals with Chinese language skills to meet international demands. Students of this program...
Bachelor in Chinese International Education
Hangzhou Normal University
Bachelor Degree
Hangzhou, China
The objectives of this program aim at training international students or overseas Chinese students to become professionals who are able...
Bachelor in English
Springfield College
Bachelor Degree
Massachusetts, United States of America
The  Bachelor in English at Springfield College in Massachusetts in the States is directed towards individuals who are interested in...
Bachelor in English and Russian Languages
Vilnius University
Bachelor Degree
Vilnius, Lithuania
This program provides in depth knowledge in the usage of linguistic units at different levels of modern English and Russian languages....
Bachelor in English Language and Literature
European University Cyprus
Bachelor Degree
Nicosia, Cyprus
Through this BA program from EUC, students will develop critical knowledge and skills in English language and literature gaining a...
Bachelor in English Language and Literature - Online
European University Cyprus
Bachelor Degree
Online / distance learning
This distance learning BA program from European University Cyprus (EU) will enable students to gain an in depth understanding and...
Bachelor in English Pedagogy and Education (EPE)
South China Normal University 华南师范大学
Bachelor Degree
Guangzhou, China
This BA in English program aims to cultivate teachers who will be competent of teaching English as a foreign language...
Bachelor in English Philology
University of Wroclaw
Bachelor Degree
Wroclaw, Poland
The bachelors degree in English Philology at the University of Wroclaw in Poland is an education course for students interested...
Bachelor in International Business & Languages
Stenden University of Applied Sciences
Bachelor Degree
Emmen, Netherlands
The Bachelors Degree in International Business & Languages at Stenden University is a unique education programme which combines instruction in...
Bachelor in International Business and Languages
Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences
Bachelor Degree
Amsterdam, Netherlands
The International Business and Languages (IBL) is a four year program taught in English. You'll learn two additional foreign languages...
Bachelor in International Chinese Education
Hangzhou Normal University
Bachelor Degree
Hangzhou, China
This 4 year bachelors program in international Chinese education is instructed fully in Chinese. Graduates will earn a bachelor of...
Bachelor in Literature and Society: English
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Bachelor Degree
Amsterdam, Netherlands
The focus of this program is on the interactions between literature and society, and literature and visual culture. You will...
Bachelor in Modern Language
UCAM / Universidad Catolica De Murcia
Bachelor Degree
Murcia, Spain
This bachelor in modern language has close ties to the business program to prepare students to enter a competitive job...
Bachelor in Speech and Language Therapy
European University Cyprus
Bachelor Degree
Nicosia, Cyprus
This Speech and Language Therapy degree from European University Cyprus will give students a solid theoretical and practical educaiton in...
Bachelor in Translation
Chinese University of Hong Kong Shenzhen, CUHKSZ
Bachelor Degree
Shenzhen, China
The School of Humanities and Social Science (HSS) aims to provide students with a foundation in humanities and social science...
Bachelor in Translation and Interpreting (TI)
South China Normal University 华南师范大学
Bachelor Degree
Guangzhou, China
This Chinese translation program aims to train students with strong interpretation and translation abilities who will be ready for careers in...
Bachelor of Arts ( General) - Single Major
Nipissing University
Bachelor Degree
Ontario, Canada
Bachelor of Arts (3 Year General) degree...
Bachelor of Arts (BART)
University of Southern Queensland
Bachelor Degree
Multiple (2)
The Bachelor of Arts program provides students with a broad reaching plan of study, with opportunities to specialise in two...
Bachelor of Arts (English as an International Language)
Bond University
Bachelor Degree
Gold Coast, Australia
The Bachelor of Arts (English as an International Language) program is a University Pathway program for students from non English...
Bachelor of Arts (Honours) - Combined Major
Nipissing University
Bachelor Degree
Ontario, Canada
Students must complete 120 credits including a minimum of 42 credits in English and a minimum of 42 credits in...
Bachelor of Arts in Chinese Language
South China Normal University 华南师范大学
Bachelor Degree
Guangzhou, China
The BA in Chinese Language is designed for non native Chinese speakers who are interested in gaining a solid understanding...
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languageLanguage and our capability of complicated communication is what sets us apart from other species on this Earth. It could be argued, that it is in fact what makes us human. Without language, human kind would never have been able to develop to where we are today. From this perspective it is a given that developing our languages and communication skills is a means of enhancing our competitiveness on the job market and to be able to communication across cultures.

Language Degree Careers

A language degree opens up doors to many careers. Teaching is perhaps a given, but learning languages is a door opener into most careers with an international focus. Being able to communicate on a high level is invaluable in business or diplomatic settings. Letting your second part communicate in a language he or she is comfortable with, helps to build trust, and facilitates the building of relationships. Beyond business and politics, a Bachelor's of Arts with a language focus also opens up to further study within law, management, and finance.

studying languageStudying Languages

Language at university level is usually given as a Bachelor of Arts degree, and is offered at most universities and institutions of higher education around the world. It is usually a requirement to have studied the language in your previous schooling. If you wish to learn a completely new language, there is always the option of conducting language studies at a language school. Here they offer beginners' courses, and are focused on language teaching for non-native speakers.

Depending of what language you want to study, you may want to consider studying in the native country of the language in question. Learning a language to a high standard is always easier and more effective when instructed by teachers with a perfect command of that language. This helps not only with pronunciation but with a better understanding of language nuances.

When living with the language in day to day life, you also gain an understanding of the culture. This not only broadens your horizons, but helps perfect your command of the language. It will help you to feel comfortable, not just with the vocabulary and grammar but with things like sayings and jokes that are hard to master if you encounter the language solely in a school setting.

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