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English Language with Mandarin BA (Hons)

De Montfort University

Key information

Data source: UCAS & IDP CONNECT

  • UCAS Course Code

    Q311

  • Study mode

    Full-time

  • University Ranking

    67th

    3
  • Subject Ranking

    45th

    1 (English)
  • Entry Standards

    The average UCAS tariff score of new students entering the university.

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    103

  • Graduate Prospects

    A guide to the success of graduates on completion of their courses at the university.

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    77

    / 100
  • Student Satisfaction

    A guide to how satisfied students are with the quality of teaching they receive.

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    4.21

    / 5.00
  • Qualification

    BA (Hons)

  • Application deadline

    15-Jan

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  • Start date

    SEP-20

Course Summary

Our Languages pathway allows you to study Mandarin Chinese alongside English Language. Ideal for students who dropped languages at school after year nine or GCSEs, and for those who have no background in languages, the pathway offers you an essential skill for success in the global job market. You will take a 30 credit beginners or post-GCSE module in Mandarin Chinese which will equate to two hours of language classes and one hour of cultural studies per week, learning about the history, culture, institutions, politics and literature of your chosen language.• **Specialist areas of study** involving analysis of the structure and mechanics of how language functions with a wider study of the cultural and social aspects of language and communication• **Final-year placement module**which enables you to put your theoretical knowledge into practice• **Taught by experienced practitioners;** ensuring the skills you develop are current to professional practice• **Enhance your employability** through a recognised competence in a foreign language, distinguishing you from other graduates and significantly improving your career prospects• **International opportunities** to give the experience of living in a different culture, the opportunity to practise your language skills, improve your global outlook and make new contacts through #DMUglobal.

Entry Requirements

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A level
  • A level
  • UCAS Tariff
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme
  • Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)

Grades / Points

C–A*

Details

in English Language or Literature

Tuition Fees

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£9,250 per year

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University information

University Ranking

67th

About this University

De Montfort University Leicester (DMU) is dedicated to helping students achieve the life, career and great experiences they want. Rated Gold in the Teaching Excellence Framework 2017, the university has a great record for helping students find highly skilled work or further study. Students benefit from unforgettable international experiences through #DMUglobal, and great facilities in a 21st-century university with a newly transformed campus, beautiful green spaces, and great places to socialise. The university is offering 50% off train tickets to travel to the Open Day on 12 October and 9 November – visit the website for information (terms and conditions apply).

Address

Leicester Campus

The Gateway

Leicester

LE1 9BH

UNITED KINGDOM