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Russian and Portuguese (4 Years) [BA]

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UCAS course code
RR57
UCAS institution code
M20
Degree awarded
BA
Duration
4 years
Typical A-level offer
BBB including one of the languages to be studied

Full entry requirements

Typical International Baccalaureate offer

31 points overall (core points accepted), to include 5 in three higher level subjects, including one of the languages to be studied 

Full entry requirements

How to apply
Apply through UCAS

Course description

BA (Hons) Russian and Portuguese

Provides a broad grounding in Russian language, culture and society as well as a strong grounding in Portuguese language, students will also develop a sophisticated understanding of topics affecting Portuguese speaking populations across the world.

Russian

  • Studies in Russian will enable students to develop their Russian language skills to a superior level and simultaneously to develop their interests in and knowledge of a variety of other subject areas (such as film and media studies, sociology, history and politics, literary and cultural studies).

Portuguese

  • The course gives students a thorough grounding in the languages and cultures of the Portuguese-speaking world.
  • Students study both European and Brazilian Portuguese.
  • They also explore a range of options in areas such as contemporary culture, colonialism, literature and cinema from Brazil, Portugal, Mozambique and Angola.

Both languages

  • Year 3 is spent split between Russian- and Portuguese-speaking countries (on university exchange, work placement, or teaching as an English-language assistant).

Open days

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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 fees pages.

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This course is delivered by:

School of Arts, Languages and Cultures

Contact details

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