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A Bachelor of Arts (BA) is a degree rewarded to students who complete an undergraduate program that typically lasts four years. This type of degree can be focused on the sciences, liberal arts, or a mixture of the two. 

Humanities and social sciences is the perfect area of study for students who are looking to learn a huge variety of skills which might prepare them for unparalleled freedom when it comes to choosing which industry they’d like to work in.

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Bar-Ilan University

Available as a double major with Communication. The BA program in English Literature provides students with a solid foundation in the history and development of English a ... [+]

Double Major with Communication! About

The Department of English at Bar-Ilan University offers the broadest program in Israel, exceeding all other similar programs in a variety of areas.

The B.A. Program in Literature provides students with a solid foundation in the history and development of English and American literature, while also giving students the tools to develop high-level analytical skills, critical thinking, argumentation, and self-expression.

Read Between The Lines

English majors are given the resources to help them hone their ability to think critically and write at an academic level, some of the most important skills employers consider.

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Israel Ramat Gan
October 2019
Full-time
3 years
Campus
Zayed University

The Bachelor of Arts in International Studies provides a rigorous education in the political, economic, and socio-cultural aspects of the complex interrelationships that ... [+]

Overview

The Bachelor of Arts in International Studies provides a rigorous education in the political, economic, and socio-cultural aspects of the complex interrelationships that exist within and among nations in a rapidly changing and increasingly interdependent world. It also prepares students to be effective, globally aware decision- makers in the opening years of the 21st century. The combination of the knowledge of disciplinary fields with practical knowledge develops the foundation for careers in public and community service, diplomacy, the private and public sector, and graduate studies in the humanities and the social sciences.

In fast-developing and changing societies such as the United Arab Emirates, the people who understand the dynamic nature of the globalization of societies, their institutions, problems, and opportunities can most competently advance effective social, economic, and political developments.... [-]

United Arab Emirates Mohammed Bin Zayed City Dubai
September 2019
Full-time
4 years
Campus
Hong Kong Baptist University - Faculty of Social Sciences

his is a five-year full-time Double Degree programme, providing students with knowledge and skills in the academic discipline of Education and Geography/History/Sociology ... [+]

Student who are interested in this programme will be admitted through the Broad-based admission scheme. Students will be provided with a broad-based social sciences training, and theoretical and practical knowledge of educational practices in their first year of study. Before progression to Year 2, students will be assigned to one of the majors by internal application and enroll into one of the following programmes accordingly:

Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in History and Bachelor of Education (Hons) in Liberal Studies Teaching Bachelor of Social Sciences (Hons) in Geography and Bachelor of Education (Hons) in Liberal Studies Teaching Bachelor of Social Sciences (Hons) in Sociology and Bachelor of Education (Hons) in Liberal Studies Teaching ... [-]
Hong Kong
September 2019
Full-time
5 years
Campus
Manipal Academy of Higher Education Dubai

The Department of Arts and Humanities at MAHE, Dubai offers a carefully curated BA (Humanities) program that inculcates varied critical and creative skills across three y ... [+]

Overview

The Department of Arts and Humanities at MAHE, Dubai offers a carefully curated BA (Humanities) program that inculcates varied critical and creative skills across three years (six semesters).

The first two years (four semesters) of the program offer a wide range of Foundation Courses for a strong grounding in fundamental concepts. Foundation Courses are offered from the following disciplines:

Literature Psychology Philosophy Sociology Film Studies Gender Studies.

Electives in the final year of the program give students the option of a Major in English, Philosophy, Sociology or History. The program culminates with a research project and the writing of a thesis on a topic of your choice, with faculty guidance.... [-]

United Arab Emirates Dubai
September 2019
Full-time
6 semesters
Campus
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University Department of English

Excel in English to Become a Highly Effective Professional Communicator ... [+]

What is English Studies for the Professions? Increases your career opportunities as you become a proficient and confident English user Develops your ability to communicate professionally across media and contexts Satisfies your curiosity about languages and cultures Builds your strengths in both subject knowledge and practical skill Programme aims

Our programme aims to nurture graduates who will have:

a firm grounding in language studies which can be critically and creatively applied in a variety of business and management contexts, especially in multilingual settings; the ability to exercise judgment and develop an intellectual curiosity to work both independently and as part of a team; the potential to become future leaders and entrepreneurs excelling in communication for professional purposes; a high level of professional communicative competence in English; an understanding of intercultural communication in multilingual settings that enhances their global outlook and cultural appreciation; and the ability to apply their strong communication skills to solve real-world problems effectively in local and global multilingual professional/business settings. Programme characteristics The programme promotes the all-round development of students’ potentials to the fullest extent for the English language profession. Along with a major in English Studies, students can also take a minor in another discipline offered by the University. A variety of teaching and learning methods are adopted, including language and computer laboratory work, online English language databases, role-plays, simulations, talks by guest speakers, and workplace visits and placements. Students explore the global and cultural dimensions of the subjects studied and further develop themselves professionally through... [-]
Hong Kong
September 2019
Full-time
4 years
Campus
United International College

The Program bears the ambition to provide first-class educational experiences for the young people who aspire to be bilingual professionals in China. As a whole, it is de ... [+]

Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in Applied Translation Studies

The Applied Translation Studies (A.T.S.) program at U.I.C. began in the fall of 2010. The present proposal is in response to a new four-year curriculum at Hong Kong Baptist University (H.K.B.U.). As the College awards H.K.B.U. degrees, it is pertinent for the College to align its programmes with those at H.K.B.U. as closely as possible. The Program bears the ambition to provide first-class educational experiences for the young people who aspire to be bilingual professionals in China. As a whole, it is designed to train bilingual practitioners in the fields of translation and interpreting in order to meet market demands in China. It is teaching- and student-oriented and aims to offer a unique learning experience in translation and interpreting.... [-]

China Zhuhai
August 2019
Full-time
4 years
Campus
Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University

The BA International Business with a Language programme aims to enhance your employability by equipping you with a broad and comprehensive knowledge of international busi ... [+]

Overview

With China’s growing presence in international markets and its rising influence on global economics, a sound knowledge of international business issues is becoming increasingly important for university graduates seeking roles in both international and Chinese organisations. The BA International Business with a Language programme aims to enhance your employability by equipping you with:

a broad and comprehensive knowledge of international business issues knowledge of functional areas of business and management in an international context communication skills in both English and an additional language (Chinese, Spanish or Japanese) Accreditation

International Business School Suzhou (IBSS) is one of an elite group of institutions worldwide to be accredited by the AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business) and EQUIS (European Quality Improvement System)in 2016 and 2018 respectively.... [-]

China Suzhou
September 2019
Full-time
3 - 4 years
Campus
The Education University of Hong Kong

There are two majors, namely, Education Major and Discipline Studies Major, in this programme. Discipline Studies Major is about language studies. Education Major focuses ... [+]

Programme Aims

This co-terminal double degree programme aims to prepare students:

to become effective school teachers or other professionals who have a good command of the knowledge and skills in Language Studies; and with positive work attitude and good interpersonal skills.

Upon successful completion of the programme, students will receive two degrees with a single honours classification and one parchment and a qualified teacher status (QTS) in primary and secondary schools.

Programme Structure Domain Credit Points (cps) Discipline Studies Major 48 cps Education Major 30 cps Education Studies 27 cps Basic Research Methods 3 cps Final Year Project 3 cps Field Experience 20 cps General Education 16 cps Language Enhancement 9 cps Overseas Immersion Programme Non-credit bearing Total: 156 cps ... [-]
Hong Kong
September 2019
Full-time
5 years
Campus
European University Cyprus

The English Language and Literature program enables students to develop the critical skills needed for textual reading and analysis, as well as the practical skills requi ... [+]

The English Language and Literature program enables students to develop the critical skills needed for textual reading and analysis, as well as the practical skills required to understand and teach the world’s primary international language. The program covers a broad range of English-language texts, examining significant historical, philosophical, and cultural developments through the study of literature and linguistics, as well as providing the cognitive skills required to teach English as a foreign language.

Objectives & Outcomes

General Objectives

To develop the student’s capacity to think, write and speak effectively and creatively in the English Language; To develop, through the study of literary texts and cultural theory, a deeper understanding of social, moral and ethical values, including the ability to negotiate between different value systems. Reflect on students’ relationship to others and their responsibilities to community and society through a literary frame. To develop the student’s analytical, decision making and English communication competencies. To develop those qualities of self-reliance, responsibility, integrity, and self-awareness which will promote personal achievement and contribution to organizations; To build breadth of perspective through the general education requirements and provide sufficient specialization to meet basic professional and career requirements; To provide the student with the basic requirements for academic and/or career advancement. To equip students with wide competencies in writing, across a broad spectrum of career paths. ... [-]
Cyprus Nicosia
September 2019
Full-time
4 years
Campus
Online
Moscow State Institute Of International Relations, MGIMO

The Department offers a full-time three-year Bachelor’s Degree Course in line with the Russian Federal Standard and MGIMO Standard of Higher Education in «Linguistics». T ... [+]

General Information

The Department offers a full-time three-year Bachelor’s Degree Course in line with the Russian Federal Standard and MGIMO Standard of Higher Education in «Linguistics». The program intake is 25 students, classes commence in Fall 2018.

What Is the Program About?

The program is designed to prepare future professionals in Russian Culture, History and Area Studies capable to communicate effectively in a cross-cultural environment in the changing world.

Starting their studies in English, students gradually acquire profound knowledge of the Russian language which becomes a key to the first-hand understanding of the country’s culture and values.

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Russia Odintsovo Italy Macerata United Kingdom Saint Andrews France Nancy Spain Marbella Milan USA Monterey Paris Rome Reading Switzerland Geneva  + 14 More
September 2019
Full-time
3 years
Campus
Yasar University

As the Yaşar University Department of English Language and Literature, we are proud to play a role in the education and development of a new generation of young critical ... [+]

As the Yaşar University Department of English Language and Literature, we are proud to play a role in the education and development of a new generation of young critical thinkers.

We aim to equip our students with the analytic and linguistic skills that will not only open up a wide range of employment possibilities for our graduates but also enable them to play an active and critical role in society.

Our students receive extensive instruction in English grammar, speaking skills and academic writing. Moreover, since they spend four years immersed in oral and written discussion and debate in English, they gain advanced proficiency in the use of language in an applied setting. The increasingly globalized nature of modern society demands experts who are not only competent in other languages but also literate in other cultures. Alongside the literature of the British Isles, students in the department have the opportunity to study other Anglophone cultures and to think critically about questions of cultural domination and autonomy in the context of the history of empire and decolonization. The culture and literature of the United States, the question of gender and literature and the connections between literary and visual culture are among fields that our students will have an opportunity to explore.... [-]

Turkey Izmir
September 2019
Full-time
4 years
Campus
SOAS University of London

At SOAS the study of Persian can be combined with an unparalleled range of disciplines and languages. All combined-honours degrees in Persian expose students to at least ... [+]

BA Persian and ...

Duration: 4 years

Entry Requirements

BTEC: DDM Access to HE: Minimum of 30 Level 3 Credits at Distinction Scottish Highers: AAABB Scottish Advanced Highers: AAB Irish LC: 340 points from 5 Higher level subjects at grade C1 or above Advanced Placement: 4 4 5 (Two semesters - UCAS Group A) plus US HSGD with GPA 3.0 Euro Bacc: 80% French Bacc: 14/20 German Abitur: 2.0 Italy DES: 80/100 Austria Mat: 2.0 Polish Mat: Overall 75% including 3 extended level subjects

Minimum Entry Requirements: Languages at SOAS are taught ab initio, and no prior knowledge is required. A foreign language at A-level or equivalent is preferred but not essential.

Subjects Preferred: A-level or equivalent in a foreign language is preferred... [-]

United Kingdom London Singapore
September 2019
Full-time
4 years
Campus
University of Nicosia

The BA programme in English Language and Literature aims to furnish the successful students with skills relevant to such a double major. It concentrates on two core areas ... [+]

Duration (years): 4 Qualification Awarded: Bachelor of Arts in English Language and Literature Level of Qualification: Bachelor Degree (1st Cycle) Language of Instruction: English Mode of Study: Full-time or Part-time Minimum ECTS Credits: 240 Profile of the Programme

The BA programme in English Language and Literature aims to furnish successful students with skills relevant to such a double major. It concentrates on two core areas: (a) Linguistics, by offering a comprehensive study of language with some focus on teaching English as a foreign language and (b) English Literature, by covering the major authors and issues from 1580 to the present day, and by offering a detailed study of all literary genres: poetry, drama, and prose.... [-]

Cyprus Nicosia
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
4 years
Campus
JinWen University Of Science And Technology

The five-year junior college program in the Department of Applied Foreign Languages, English division, was set up in August, 1995. ... [+]

The history of Department of Applied Foreign Languages, English Division

The five-year junior college program in the Department of Applied Foreign Languages, English division, was set up in August, 1995. The junior college was restructured into Jinwen Institute of Technology in August, 1998. In 2001, Applied English Department was set up, and started to recruit four-year and two-year program university students. By then, the five-year junior program no longer enrolled new students. In 2003, the Continuing Education program was set up and opened its doors to the two-year university evening program and in-service weekend program students.

On starting the Applied Foreign Language program in the junior college, Mr. Chang, the chairman, with the vision of globalization, had invested huge funds in recruiting foreign and domestic language teaching professionals, in addition to purchasing high-quality audiovisual teaching equipment. With the excellent hard and soft equipment, it has allowed the creation of Americanized English learning environment, and has created the so-called “Global Village”, which was well-known among the northern Institutes of Technology, and universities at the time. After years of great effort, the Applied Foreign Language Department has successfully built its great reputation and won the title as the north “Jinwen” and the south “Wen Zao”, symbolizing its success in cultivating students with excellent English language ability.... [-]

Taiwan Taipei
September 2019
Full-time
5 years
Campus
Chulalongkorn University

The Bachelor of Arts in Language and Culture International Programme is authorized to admit up to ten (10) qualified applicants. ... [+]

1. Applicant Requirements

1.1 Applicants must have completed high school or passed an equivalent high school standard test or be currently in their final year of high school (Grade 12 in the US system or Year 13 in the British system).

1.2 Applicants must achieve the prescribed minimum score in any one of the following English Proficiency tests:

TOEFL (Paper­based) not lower than 550 or TOEFL (Internet­based) not lower than 79 or IELTS not lower than 6.5 or CU-TEP not lower than 80

1.3 Applicants must also achieve the prescribed minimum score in any one of the following:

CU-AAT (Verbal) not lower than 400 or Old SAT (Critical Reading) not lower than 400 or New SAT not lower than 450 or (Evidence-Based Reading and Writing) ACT (English Section) not lower than 18 ... [-]
Thailand Bangkok
June 2019
Full-time
Campus