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Italian and Spanish (4 Years) [BA]

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UCAS course code
RR34
UCAS institution code
M20
Degree awarded
BA
Duration
4 years
Typical A-level offer
ABB-BBB incl. one of the languages to be studied

Full entry requirements

Typical International Baccalaureate offer

32 - 34 points overall (core points accepted), to include 6,5,5 - 5,5,5 in higher level subjects, including one of the languages to be studied 

Full entry requirements

How to apply
Apply through UCAS

Course description

Italian

  • 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.

Spanish

  • Gives students a thorough grounding in the language and culture of the Spanish-speaking world as well as the opportunity to learn Catalan.
  • Alongside their study of Spanish language, students explore a range of options in film, history, and literature.

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

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 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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