Bachelor Programs in Language Studies

Compare 43 Bachelor Programs in Language Studies

A comprehensive study of languages helps to freshen up the world view. This will go a long way to offer quality, new insights on the surrounding cultures. With the introduction of BA Language Studies degree course in various universities across the world has come with many advantages. Students from all over the globe can now enroll for this course in different international universities. Students have an opportunity to get equipped with the required capacity for effective use of various values of language: speaking, listening, writing and reading. One will enjoy the opportunity to deeply understand the various languages he or she has chosen to study. The BA Language Studies degree is considered adequate for international students seeking to join the professional lives of global experts in research, tourism and other hospitality industries globally.

BA Language Studies has a well structured curriculum that allows students to explore the languages of their choice while incisively understanding the origin of these languages and their cultures. One can now consider taking on various foreign languages including French, English, Spanish or even Chinese among other languages taught. Students can now enjoy a chance to develop personal abilities and knowledge to become a professionally trained linguist. The course presents a variety of career opportunities and job chances in both public and private sectors. BA Language Studies graduates have the expertise in various languages thus making them fit for various professional settings world over.

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Bachelor in Languages and Literatures

Universitatea De Vest Din Timisoara
Campus Full time 3 years September 2018 Romania Timisoara

The Bachelor programme of Languages and Literatures offers courses in English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Romanian, Latin, Russian, Serbian and Croatian as Major languages and Italian and Spanish as Minor Languages. These languages may come in different double specializations, for example: English(Major)/French(Minor), Russian(Major)/ Spanish(Minor), Romanian(Major)/Italian(Minor) etc. Classes are taught in a foreign language, with the exception of the common shared classes which are taught in Romanian language. In this case, upon students request, there can be classes tutorials in a foreign language. The last classification done by QS Ranking placed our faculty among the top 150 in the world in the field of modern languages. Further information can be found at: www.litere.uvt.ro Before applying for a Bachelor in Languages and Literatures, the students have to follow the courses of the Preparatory Year in Romanian language for one year. [+]

Bachelors in Language Studies. As part of the WUT’s Faculty of Letters, History and Theology, the Department of Modern Languages’ mission is to offer students a high standard education in the field of foreign languages and literatures. The international criteria of study program evaluation, alongside the constantly changing requirements of the job market, have determined the implementation of innovative, dynamic and pragmatic educational strategies. The Department of Modern Languages aims at achieving academic excellence and an enhanced international visibility. All faculty members are actively involved in teaching a broad range of subjects, offering the students the opportunity for in-depth instruction in their chosen field. The Bachelor programme of Languages and Literatures offers courses in English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Romanian, Latin, Russian, Serbian and Croatian as Major languages and Italian and Spanish as Minor Languages. These languages may come in different double specializations, for example: English(Major)/French(Minor), French(Major)/English(Minor, Russian(Major)/Spanish(Minor), Romanian(Major)/Italian(Minor) etc. Classes are taught in a foreign language, with the exception of the common shared classes which are taught in Romanian language. In this case, upon students request, there can be classes tutorials in a foreign language. The last classification done by QS Ranking placed our faculty among the top 150 in the world in the field of modern languages. Further information can be found at: www.litere.uvt.ro Before applying for a Bachelor in Languages and Literatures, the students have to follow the courses of the Preparatory Year in Romanian language for one year. The disciplines of the Bachelor programme aim to... [-]

Professional Bachelor programme “Translation studies English-Russian-German

Ventspils University College
Campus Full time 4 years September 2018 Latvia Ventspils

According to the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Latvia, the professional bachelor programme in translation studies of Ventspils University College preparing high-level specialists – translators/interpreters – is one of the best in Latvia. [+]

According to the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Latvia, the professional bachelor programme in translation studies of Ventspils University College preparing high-level specialists – translators/interpreters – is one of the best in Latvia. The Russian language is one of the most demanded languages in the international market of translation/interpreting; nevertheless, in Latvia, there is quite a shortage of professional translators into / from Russian nowadays. REQUIREMENTS REGARDING THE PREVIOUS LEVEL OF EDUCATION General secondary or secondary vocational education (third qualification level) STUDY PROGRAMME PREPARES: Interpreters, translators, and managers of translation projects who are able to carry out translation commissions in the enterprises of State and municipalities, private companies, incl., translation agencies, and institutions of the European Union. MAIN COURSES Written Translation, Conference Interpreting (Simultaneous and Consecutive Interpreting), Linguistics, Intercultural Communication, Acquisition of Language Technologies, Foreign Languages: English, German, French, Spanish, and also Latvian. INTERNSHIP During the studies you will be able to undertake an internship not only in Latvia, for example, in translation agencies, but also abroad. That is a kind of a “bridge” to a professional employment market, as a place of your internship may become your future working place. [-]

Bachelor in Language Arts

Aquinas College
Campus Full time 4 years September 2018 USA Grand Rapids

Major Requirements At least 18 credits of the Language Arts major must be taken at Aquinas College. [+]

Bachelors in Language Studies. Major Requirements At least 18 credits of the Language Arts major must be taken at Aquinas College. Required: EH115, EH/EN382, EH/EN388, EN441, EN455, EN463, EH205, EH/EN400, EN/EN460, CN205, CN206, CN300 (CN101 is a prerequisite). PLEASE NOTE: Requirements for the Language Arts major and minor are currently under State review. Courses EH115 Understanding and Appreciating Literature (3) AC EN/EH382 Teaching Children’s Literature (3) EN/EH388 Teaching Young Adult Literature (3) EN441 Advanced Literacy Assessment and Intervention (3) EN455 Adolescent Literacy (3) EN463 Reading Internship (3) EH205 Advanced Composition (3) WI CN205 Public Speaking (3) CN206 Interpersonal Communication (3) CN300 Listening (3) [-]

Bachelor in English Language and Literature

LCC International University
Campus Full time 3.5 - 4 years September 2018 Lithuania Klaipeda

A degree in English is a valuable tool as you build your professional and academic career. Students of linguistics, literature, and education enjoy learning in an international setting. [+]

We encourage and welcome students to join us in the exciting adventures of international communications, education and literature in the English department. A degree in English is a valuable tool as you build your professional and academic career. Students of linguistics, literature, and education enjoy learning in an international setting. The LCC English department promotes learning, teaching and research of topics that emphasize the current global importance of the English language and its traditions. Career Opportunities The English Language and Literature program is designed for a wide range of future possibilities because it includes preparation in the fields of teaching, translation and interpretation, and literature. Students choose the English program because they wish to be involved in the international world of teaching, business, government, international affairs, peacemaking and any occupation that calls for highly-developed skills in oral and written communication. The international nature of LCC International University provides an excellent context for linguistics. Students will live and study in a multicultural environment so students observe theory being practiced both in the classroom and immediately outside the classroom. Students are also exposed to a variety of strategies that can assist them in developing those skills for teaching, translation and interpretation and they have multiple opportunities for practicum experiences outside of LCC while fulfilling their requirements. Studying literature in English offers students a unique cross-cultural opportunity. Within various courses, students are given the opportunity to read across many cultures. What our graduates say Laura writes, “I was glad to be an English... [-]

Bachelor in Anglophone Studies

Metropolitan University Prague
Campus Full time Part time 6 semesters October 2018 Czech Republic Prague + 1 more

Three-year undergraduate programme [+]

The Bachelor’s Degree study programme of Anglophone Studies is an interdisciplinary curriculum, the graduates of which will become specialists in their field of studies. Drawing upon their knowledge of the historical, political, social, economic, and cultural context of these countries, graduates of this study programme will be able to analyse phenomena related to their area of specialisation, draw conclusions, distinguish problems, and find solutions. The language of instruction is English.

 

Anglophone Studies graduates are qualified to work in public administration; namely, the Ministries of Culture and Foreign Affairs as well as in EU institutions. The acquired field of expertise enables graduates to work for the media, for governmental institutions, private companies and for diplomatic missions in both the Czech Republic and abroad. They can also pursue their professional career in non-profit organisations and charities.... [-]


Bachelor in Translation and Interpreting

Baltic International Academy
Campus Full time 4 years Open Enrollment Latvia Riga

Programme: Translation and Interpreting Type: Complete study programme [+]

Programme: Translation and Interpreting Type: Complete study programme Degree to be obtained: Bachelor Length: Full-time – 4 years (8 terms) Language: English Fee per year:*1700 EUR (for EU students) / 2500 EUR (for non-EU students)* Other information: The payment for the dormitory is starting at 165 EUR. For additional information, or to apply to the programme please contact the Admission committee or see the webpage. Course Content A. Compulsory extensive professional and general courses A1. Specialised compulsory theoretical courses and information technologies courses Introduction into Contrastive Linguistics Introduction into Profession Modern English I: System and Innovations Modern English II: Functional Grammar Modern English III: Stylistics in Translation Modern Latvian/Russian: Functional Grammar / Russian II/ Latvian II Native Language I: System and Innovations Native Language II: Stylistic System and Norms Native Language III. Functional Stylistics Native Language IV: Basics of Editing I – II Theory of Translation Culture and History of GB Basics of Cross-Cultural Linguistic Research B. Professional courses in specialty The English Language I. English Actual Usage Problems The English Language II. Academic Writing The English Language III. Practice in Culture and Tourism: Communication The English Language IV. Practice in Public Relations and Politics: Communication, Terminology, Translation The English Language V. Practice in Economics and Business: Communication, Terminology, Translation The Latvian/Russian language I. Practice in Economics and Business: Communication, Terminology, Translation / English. Lexicology The Latvian/Russian Language II: Practice in Culture and Tourism: Communication / Latvian I/ Russian I The Latvian/Russian Language III: Practice in Public Relations and Politics:... [-]

Bachelor of Social Sciences in China and Global Studies

Centennial College
Campus Full time September 2018 Hong Kong

What is the impact of rising China on global politics, economy and environment? What effects would changing settings in global politics, economy and environment have on China? [+]

Bachelors in Language Studies. What is the impact of rising China on global politics, economy and environment? What effects would changing settings in global politics, economy and environment have on China? The Major aims to develop students’ strong understanding over those issues while deepening students’ knowledge on China’s remarkable socio-cultural legacy. A comparative approach will be incorporated throughout the delivery of the different courses so that students will be able to develop well-informed responses which demonstrate critical and analytical skills with scholastic quality. At the end of the study, students will find themselves in possession of a unique set of skills of utilizing various opportunities that emerge from China’s global interaction as well as tackling numerous challenges that arise from it. [-]

Bachelor in English Studies

Malmö University
Campus Full time 3 years September 2018 Sweden Malmö

The English Studies programme combines the academic study of literature and linguistics, ultimately leading to specialization in one of these disciplines. Through research and critical thinking about texts of many eras and genres, you will learn to develop, articulate and defend your ideas clearly and with confidence. [+]

The English Studies programme combines the academic study of literature and linguistics, ultimately leading to specialization in one of these disciplines. Through research and critical thinking about texts of many eras and genres, you will learn to develop, articulate and defend your ideas clearly and with confidence. Although all courses are conducted in English and require a level of proficiency comparable to that expected at a university in an English-speaking country, we consider the diverse linguistic and cultural backgrounds of our students to be an enriching factor. Since its start in 2007 the programme has attracted students from all over the world, with as many as 40 different first languages in a single year-group. Malmö is itself a vibrantly cosmopolitan city with English one of many languages spoken here.... [-]


Bachelor in English Language and Culture

University of Amsterdam
Campus Full time Part time 3 years September 2018 Netherlands Amsterdam + 1 more

The Bachelor's in English Language and Culture stimulates you to explore the rich, vibrant and diverse literary, linguistic and cultural heritages of the English-speaking world. [+]

The Bachelor's in English Language and Culture stimulates you to explore the rich, vibrant and diverse literary, linguistic and cultural heritages of the English-speaking world.

The World of English

From its humble beginnings as one of the languages of Britain, English has spread all over the globe and emerged as theinternational language of science, the media, politics, and technology. Taught exclusively in English, the UvA's Bachelor's in English Language and Culture allows you to explore and deepen your appreciation of the literature and linguistics of the English-speaking world.

As you work your way through the traditional canon and world literature in English from around the globe, you will study the origins and development of the language, diverse World Englishes like Australian, South African, Indian and Singaporean, as well as how they are perceived and represented in the literary and media worlds.... [-]


Bachelor in English Language and Literature

Masaryk University Faculty of Arts
Campus or Online Full time 3 years September 2018 Czech Republic Brno

This degree programme contains four disciplines focusing on issues relating to the study of English philology: language skills, linguistics and translation, literary studies, and cultural studies. Within each of these areas, students take a number of type A/required courses followed up with a selection of type B/selective and type C/elective courses. [+]

This degree programme contains four disciplines focusing on issues relating to the study of English philology: language skills, linguistics and translation, literary studies, and cultural studies. Within each of these areas, students take a number of type A/required courses followed up with a selection of type B/selective and type C/elective courses. The type A/required courses provide general introductions and the necessary theoretical background to work in the specific discipline in question. Type B/selective courses focus on specific topics within each of the disciplines. In addition, students have the opportunity to take a number of type C/elective courses of their own choosing. With the exception of some courses in translation, all teaching, coursework, and exams in this degree programme are carried out in the English language. A successful graduate is able to produce complex written and oral expression in English have deep knowledge of the literatures, cultures, and histories of the major English-speaking countries, including the United Kingdom, the United States, Ireland, and the Commonwealth countries Graduate employment Graduates with this degree are capable of complex written and oral expression in English. They have a deep knowledge of the literatures, cultures, and histories of the major English-speaking countries, including the United Kingdom, the United States, Ireland, and the Commonwealth countries. In addition to work in the fields of translating, interpreting, editing, journalism, tourism, and teaching (at both the secondary and tertiary levels), graduates are well-suited for any profession that demands the ability to think and express themselves independently and critically. Admission... [-]

Bachelor in English Philology

Palacky University
Campus Full time 3 years September 2018 Czech Republic Olomouc

The three-year study includes literary studies (Introduction to Literary Theory, British Literature of the 19th and 20th centuries, American Literature from the beginnings until the 1st half of the 20th century); [+]

Bachelors in Language Studies. Programme content: The three-year study includes literary studies (Introduction to Literary Theory, British Literature of the 19th and 20th centuries, American Literature from the beginnings until the 1st half of the 20th century); Cultural Studies; Linguistics (Phonetics, Morphology, Syntax, Lexicology); and practical English language skills courses. An essential part of the programme consists of optional courses, which enable students to specialise (for the structure of the programme and the offer of the optional courses see our website). Programme dates: September – June, 3 years Application deadline: February 28th Application procedure: application form verified copy of the applicant’s school-leaving certificate/diploma non-refundable processing fee of EUR 25 (free of any bank charges) The entrance exam consists of two written tests: a test of study skills with an emphasis on knowledge of culture, humanities and social science disciplines and an English language test (reading skills, vocabulary, grammar, culture of English-speaking countries; B2 CEFR level required). Required knowledge command of English on at least the B2 level of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages practical knowledge of the normative grammar of the English language vocabulary corresponding to everyday situations in language communication general knowledge of culture and history The department offers a preparatory course. Language requirements: English language CEFR level B2 Training methods: seminars, workshops, projects, presentations, essays [-]

Bachelor in Russian Studies

Saint Petersburg State University
Campus Full time 4 years September 2018 Russia St. Petersburg

Russian Studies is the only educational programme of its kind among the programmes offered by other higher education institutions in Russia. Its curriculum is focused on an in-depth study of Russian, CIS and Baltic regions against the background of the world history. [+]

Russian Studies is the only educational programme of its kind among the programmes offered by other higher education institutions in Russia. Its curriculum is focused on an in-depth study of Russian, CIS and Baltic regions against the background of the world history. The acquired competences will help students form an objective view of the place of Russia in the global cultural and historical process and give an unbiased assessment of its role in the formation of civilisational and geopolitical aspects of the world history and politics. The programme is taught in Russian and English, thus making students become fluent in Russian as a foreign language. The graduates also acquire skills of practical and research activity in the field of history, culture and politico-social structure of Russia and its regions. They may pursue a career at various public and commercial institutions related to the Russian culture, such as museums, libraries, archives, mass media, etc. Core courses: Area Studies Through Language Peoples of Russia Russian Culture and Art Nature and Society in the History of Russia Geography of Russia History of Russia: Events and People History of St Petersburg History of Russian Literature Mass Media Language Spoken Russian Internships at: The Hermitage State Museum of the History of St Petersburg Russian Museum Library of the Russian Academy of Sciences Russian State Historical Archive SPbU Research Library named after M. Gorky [-]

Bachelor in English Language and Literature

Bilkent University
Campus Full time September 2018 Turkey Ankara

The curriculum of the English Language and Literature Department includes the study of mythology, British society and culture, and literary genres and periods ranging from Old and Middle English to the eighteenth, nineteenth, twentieth, and twenty-first centuries. [+]

The curriculum of the English Language and Literature Department includes the study of mythology, British society and culture, and literary genres and periods ranging from Old and Middle English to the eighteenth, nineteenth, twentieth, and twenty-first centuries. It also covers postcolonial studies and literary theory. The Department’s program is designed around critical reading, writing, and thinking. Students learn to read critically, to write clearly and persuasively, to express themselves and communicate at an academic level in English, and to develop intellectually; elective courses allow them to broaden their academic and cultural horizons.

 

 

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Bachelor in Applied Communication and Translation

Rezekne University of Applied Sciences
Campus Full time 4 years September 2018 Latvia Rēzekne

This course enables graduates to strengthen and consolidate their academic and professional skills in further studies in Master level, have a job in companies and community services or work in international and country scale projects teams. [+]

This course enables graduates to strengthen and consolidate their academic and professional skills in further studies in Master level, have a job in companies and community services or work in international and country scale projects teams. Visiting professors from partner universities will be involved as teachers and advisors in the programme. Students have an opportunity to participate in Erasmus mobility for studies and traineeship. Qualification awarded: Interpreter assistant. Admission requirements: Secondary education. In diploma must be grades for at least two of three subjects: mathematics, foreign languages (English, German, French, or Russian), basics of business economics which involves: accounting/accountancy with AFS/costing 50 /50 or economics or business studies(with functional management) or management. Duration of studies: 4 years of full-time studies. Course structure consists of 3 parts: Part A – compulsory courses (general) Part B – elective courses (specialization) Part C – selective courses. To complete the study programme a student has to acquire 160 CP (240 ECTS). Access to further studies: Master Studies. Final test, if any: State examination and Bachelor paper. Study fee: 2900 EUR per year. If you are interested in the studies at Rezekne University of Applied Sciences fill application form at this address: http://www.rta.lv/online_application_procedure. [-]

Degree In Galician And Portuguese: Linguistic And Literary Studies

Universidade da Coruña
Campus Full time 4 years September 2018 Spain A Coruña

The Degree in Galician-Portuguese: Linguistic and Literary Studies was approved in the BOE on 05.01.2010. Through the different subjects that integrate it and the 240 credits to be taken, it offers a solid training in language, literature and culture for the Galician-Portuguese area. It also provides a broad perspective of the linguistic and literary currents applied to Galician and Portuguese. [+]

Bachelors in Language Studies. Introduction The Degree in Galician-Portuguese: Linguistic and Literary Studies Was approved in the BOE on 05.01.2010. Through the different subjects that integrate it and the 240 credits to be taken, it offers a solid training in language, literature and culture for the Galician-Portuguese area. It also provides a broad perspective of the linguistic and literary currents applied to Galician and Portuguese. In addition, it facilitates students to acquire advanced knowledge of Spanish and English language and literature, as well as practical knowledge of other languages ​​chosen by the students themselves (French, Italian). Why study the degree The degree offers an updated, rigorous and unique training in the framework of the Galician University System. Thus, focusing on the Galician-Portuguese linguistic domain, it is the only one that grants equal attention to both languages, at a time when Portuguese-speaking countries, especially Brazil, are acquiring great international relevance and projection. In order to achieve all these objectives, it combines the necessary linguistic, literary and cultural knowledge with the management of the tools derived from the new technologies. Likewise, it offers the possibility of completing the training in prestigious foreign universities with which there are agreements (Évora, Minho, Lisbon etc.) and of knowing in this way other cultures and people in their own country. Thus, the student, at the conclusion of the degree, is in optimal conditions to apply the experiences and knowledge acquired to the world of work or the continuation of higher education. What is learned The degree... [-]