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Our English Language degrees feature a bold, forward-thinking curriculum. You’ll study a radical breadth of literary and non-literary language. Our distinctive approach will help you to discover the transformative power of language.
In Linguistics, you choose from a wide range of specialist areas. You’ll examine language from psychological, cultural and historical perspectives, and develop your analytical and writing skills. You’ll be part of a close-knit and supportive community of staff and students.
Studying a language as part of your degree gives you excellent communication skills. It also enhances your understanding of other cultures, and helps you to succeed in our global society.
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