**Why study this course?** The Media with Arabic BA (Hons) is designed to give you outstanding experience and understanding of the media industries, including hands-on experience of video production, television production and photographic work, plus intensive language learning of Arabic. The degree with equip you with the practical knowledge and insight to forge your career in the media or media-related roles. **More about this course** The Media with Arabic BA (Hons) combines London Metropolitan University’s world leading expertise in the media and media industries with career-focused study of languages. Throughout the degree you’ll explore different forms of mass media and the relationship between production, distribution, reception and the construction of meaning in the media. You'll study Arabic as your foreign language through the integrated open language programme. This module will give you a good grounding in Arabic, as well as the other core modules which will give you an understanding of media practices, history, audience and genre. There are also work-related modules you can pursue in your second and third year of study, allowing you to gain contacts and work experience in the industry. Optional modules enable you to specialise in specific parts of the media or commercial industry and your final project will enable you to demonstrate your skills and expertise to employers. The degree features hands-on practice based learning with our first-class media resources including video and television production, as well classroom based grounding in the media industries and corporate environments. You will learn how to operate a camera, budget a marketing campaign and manage a creative team. The course also invites industry professionals to deliver specialist lectures. You’ll also have the opportunity to attend staff and student seminars where papers are delivered by a variety of specialists from media and academia.