BA (Hons) Language Culture and Communication

Duration: 3 years

Course details

This flexible course will help you to develop the skills and expertise to think strategically about language use and communication and to tackle real cases and data challenges. You’ll also develop expertise in communicating effectively across cultures, with opportunities to gain first-hand experience of living overseas and working in multicultural context.


Year 1

  • Language in Society and Research

  • Academic & Professional Skills

  • Linguistics: Understanding Language

  • Foreign Language Learning

  • Culture, Cognition and Society

Year 2

  • Culture and Interpersonal Relations

  • Qualitative Research

  • Linguistics: Typology & Discourse Analysis

  • Sociolinguistics

  • Intercultural Business Communication

Year 3

  • Dissertation

  • + Optional Modules

Entry requirements

  • A level : AAB
  • International Baccalaureate
  • SQA Advanced Higher

Career posibilities

Applied Linguistics is relevant to a range of exciting careers including international business, management and consulting, public relations and human resources, diplomatic service, non-governmental organisations (NGOs) and aid agencies, education – teaching and research, healthcare and medical companies, manufacturing industries, editing and publishing, public sector organisations and university international offices.

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If you need more information, please contact us on 020 3302 7144 or on our CONTACT page to discuss your requirements.