Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)
Singleton Park Campus
English Language and German, with a year abroad, explores how language works and how societies communicate. You will look at ways of analysing language knowledge and study German language, culture and fiction, as well as vocational themes in translation and language teaching.
Studying this four-year degree opens up a range of exciting career opportunities by helping you develop skills, which are highly valued by employers.
YOUR GERMAN AND ENGLISH LANGUAGE EXPERIENCE
Throughout your four-year degree, which has been designed to provide concise and balanced coverage of linguistic theory, you will have an academic mentor who provides pastoral support and guidance.
You will acquire concentrated language proficiency and the knowledge of specialised business, legal or scientific/technical language.
Your third year will be spent in Germany where you can either study at a University, teach in a school or work in a business.
There are also lots of other opportunities closer to home to enhance your student experience and career prospects.
The Swansea University Work Placement Programmes offer three work place programmes: Week of Work (WOW); Swansea paid Internship Programme (SPIN) and Santander Universities Funded Placements.
The Swansea Employability Academy (SEA) provides a network for linking students with employers, ranging from employer talks and workshops through to student led networking events.
GERMAN AND ENGLISH LANGUAGE EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES
Students on this course typically develop excellent oral and writing skills and you will learn to present your ideas in a range of formats, along with strong research, analytical and problem-solving skills.
Our graduates enter careers in a wide range of sectors including:
- Education and teaching
- Marketing and social media
- Media and Public Relations
- Law and Public Service
- Heritage and Museums
Our career support services include:
- Employability workshops, employers’ talks, bespoke events and careers fairs
- Individual advice and guidance from professionally qualified Careers Advisers
- Help with finding jobs, internships, work placements and volunteering opportunities
- Access to information resources on a wide range of career management topics
- Advice and guidance on postgraduate study and funding
- Funding to support student internship opportunities and Student Society/Club events.
- United States
- Antigua & Barbuda
- Bosnia and Herzegovina
- Burkina Faso
- Cabo Verde
- Central African Republic
- Congo (Democratic Republic)
- Costa Rica
- Czech Republic
- Dominican Republic
- East Timor
- El Salvador
- Equatorial Guinea
- Hong Kong
- Ivory Coast
- Korea DPR (North Korea)
- Marshall Islands
- New Zealand
- Northern Ireland
- Palestinian Authority
- Papua New Guinea
- Puerto Rico
- Republic of Ireland
- San Marino
- Sao Tome and Principe
- Saudi Arabia
- Sierra Leone
- Solomon Islands
- South Africa
- South Korea
- South Sudan
- Sri Lanka
- St Vincent
- St. Kitts & Nevis
- St. Lucia
- Trinidad & Tobago
- United Kingdom
- Vatican City
- Western Samoa
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