Translation Studies

You will take modules in Translation Studies, alongside the study of one or two languages in a Major-Minor split (the Minor being in Translation Studies).

Your first language must be:

  • Advanced: French, German, Italian, or Spanish

Your second language can be:

  • Advanced: French, German, Italian, Spanish, or Russian.
  • Beginner: Catalan, Chinese, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese, Russian or Spanish.

Depending upon your language choices, further options may also be available in translation and interpreting during your programme. 

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