• Level: Beginner 
  • Available if you are taking two or three languages

Catalan is a Romance language of Latin heritage, spoken by over 10 million people across four European states. The language has a long and significant literary and cultural history. Our staff have a wide range of teaching interests, from representations of Catalan cultural identity in visual art, literature, music and architecture to the construction of national and cultural identity in Catalan-speaking territories. Specialist options include:

  • Artistic and Literary Representations of Barcelona
  • Gender, New Media and Catalan Identity
  • The Sublime and the Grotesque in Catalan

For more information about studying French, German, Hispanic/ Spanish, Italian, Russian, Portuguese, Chinese/Mandarin, Japanese, Catalan, English as a Modern Foreign Language and/ or Translation at Birmingham, please visit BA Modern Languages and for information on the language combinations available please visit