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Modern European Studies BA (Hons)

University of Nottingham

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Course options

  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)

  • Location

    University Park Campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    20-SEP-21

  • Duration

    4 Years

Course summary

Get ready to change your perspective on what you thought you already knew about history. Learning one or two languages alongside history gives you the opportunity to see beyond the UK perspective of historical events. Not only will you gain access to additional source texts, but also a whole new way of understanding our shared past. Fully immerse yourself in your chosen language(s) and culture(s) on a year abroad in year three. Taking this time will not only see your language abilities grow towards fluency but you'll also have the opportunity to grow in independence and confidence. **Why choose this course?**- Combine your curiosity for history with your passion for languages.- Choose to study one or two languages - one of which may be from beginner's level- Open up new job opportunities by learning one or two European languages- Spend a year abroad immersing yourself in the language and culture of your chosen country/countries- Learning a language widens your access to original historical sources - Experience great teaching, in the 2020 National Student Survey 100% of students thought staff made the subject interestingPLEASE NOTE: Not all our languages are available for beginner’s or post A level. For a full breakdown of the options open to you, please visit (https://www.nottingham.ac.uk/ugstudy/course/Modern-European-Studies-BA)**I want to learn one language from beginner level**- You may choose from; French, German, Russian or Spanish. - You will spend two thirds of your time getting to grips with your chosen language/culture in the Department of Modern Languages and Cultures and one third of your time on your selected modules from the Department of History.**I want to learn one language from post A level**- You may choose from; French, German, Russian or Spanish- You’ll spend two thirds of your time continuing your chosen language/culture in the Department of Modern Languages and Cultures and one third of your time on your selected modules from the Department of History.**I want to learn two languages, one from beginner level and one from A level**- You may continue; French, German, Spanish or Russian- You may begin; French, German, Portuguese, Russian, Serbian/Croatian or Spanish- You’ll spend two thirds of your time in the Department of Modern Languages and Cultures learning your beginner’s language/culture and your post A-level language/culture. The final third will be spent on your selected modules from the Department of History.**I want to learn two languages from post A level**- You may choose; French, German, Russian, Spanish- You’ll spend two thirds of your time continuing your chosen languages/cultures in the Department of Modern Languages and Cultures and one third of your time on your selected modules from the Department of History.

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

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£ 19,000per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

University of Nottingham

  • University League Table

    20th

  • Campus address

    University of Nottingham, University Park, Nottingham, Nottingham, NG7 2RD, England

The university offers a range of scholarships specifically for international applicants studying at any level.
A large number of courses at the university include a placement or work experience element, ensuring that students receive first-hand professional experience.
In September every year, the university runs a free welcome programme for new international students from outside the EU joining the University of Nottingham.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    21st out of 102 6

  • Entry standards

    / Max 212
    138 70%

    28th

    9
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    65 65%

    35th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.02 80%

    45th

    4

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