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"How can we understand another society and, by comparison, learn more about our own? The key is mastery of the language. From this starting point, you can examine a country's history, its literature and culture."Dr Craig Blunt, French Studies
Modern Languages graduates have high employment prospects
Posted 28 June 2017
27 June saw the launch at the Enitharmon bookshop in London of Writing the Real: A Bilingual Anthology of Contemporary French Poetry (Enitharmon, 2016), co-edited by Emma Wagstaff from Modern Languages and Nina Parish of the University of Bath.
Posted 20 June 2017
Report from our first careers conference for Arts and Law postgraduates.
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The Department is organised into seven principal sections, teaching our five principal languages and cultures (French, German, Italian, Russian and Spanish), and the further five languages and cultures we offer as minor or additional subjects (Arabic, Catalan, Japanese, Mandarin Chinese, and Portuguese). The Department offers also professional teaching on Translation Studies.
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