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BA Modern Language and Business & Management (Italian)
Gain specialist knowledge of Italian culture and global business issues.

BA Modern Language and Business & Management (Italian) / Overview

Year of entry: 2016

Degree awarded
BA
Duration
4 years
Typical A-level offer
ABB-BBB including GCSE maths and a modern foreign language grade B
Typical International Baccalaureate offer

34-31 points overall (core points accepted), including 6,5,5 in higher level subjects. Plus GCSE grade B or equivalent modern foreign language and maths

Full entry requirements

How to apply
Apply through UCAS
Apply through UCAS
UCAS course code
NR13
UCAS institution code
M20

Course description

BA (Hons) Modern Language and Business & Management (Italian)

  • Provides a thorough grounding in the principles of business, management and economics, and their application in the workplace in both European and global contexts
  • This is a four-year course with the third year being spent abroad in a country where the language of study is spoken. It is possible to vary the focus on either business and management or [LANGUAGE] Studies from year to year after the first year.
  • Students develop detailed knowledge of both the language and culture of Italy from the medieval period to the present day.
  • The range of culture units offered across all years of the programme combine the study of the history, politics, literary, linguistic and visual culture of the peninsula and are taught by a range of specialists within these fields.
  • We also offer a linguistics pathway through the degree programme for those interested in the history of the Italian language and its dialects.
  • Assessment comprises a variety of methods including coursework essays, commentaries, presentations and exams.Language courses, taught by native speakers, involve comprehension, translation, grammar, and oral work.
  • The third year of the programme is spent abroad in Italy. Our students can choose to complete work placements, teach English in schools as part of the British Council assistantship scheme, or take advantage of our wide variety of popular Erasmus exchanges, which include: Bergamo, Bologna, Cagliari, Ferrara, Macerata, Naples, Palermo, Perugia and Siena.

Open days

The University holds Open Days regularly (usually June, September and October) where you have the opportunity to tour the campus and find out more about the facilities and courses we offer.

On this day you will find out more about the School and its resources, and meet members of academic and admissions staff who will be able to answer any questions you have.

Fees

Tuition fees for home/EU students commencing their studies in September 2016 will be £9,000 per annum. Tuition fees for international students will be £15,500 per annum. For general information please see the undergraduate finance pages.

Contact details

Academic department
School of Arts, Languages and Cultures
Telephone
+44 (0)161 275 3211
Facsimile
+44 (0)161 275 3031
Email
Website
http://www.alc.manchester.ac.uk/
Academic department overview

See: About us

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