United Kingdom

University of Manchester

51–60 th
World Reputation Rankings 2017
=54 th
World University Rankings 2018
Oxford Road, Manchester, Lancashire, M13 9PL, United Kingdom

University of Manchester

Italian and Russian

Provides students with a detailed knowledge of both the language and culture of Italy from the medieval period to the present day. Students will be also provided with a broad grounding in Russian language, culture and society. Italian Students develop detailed knowledge of both the language and culture of Italy from the medieval period to the present day. The range of culture units offered across all years of the programme combine the study of the history, politics, literary, linguistic and visual culture of the peninsula and are taught by a range of specialists within these fields. We also offer a linguistics pathway through the degree programme for those interested in the history of the Italian language and its dialects. Assessment comprises a variety of methods including coursework essays, commentaries, presentations and exams. Language courses, taught by native speakers, involve comprehension, translation, grammar, and oral work. The third year of the programme is spent abroad. In Italy, our students can choose to complete work placements, teach English in schools as part of the British Council assistantship scheme, or take advantage of our wide variety of popular Erasmus exchanges, which include: Bergamo, Bologna, Cagliari, Ferrara, Macerata, Naples, Palermo, Perugia and Siena. Russian Studies in Russian will enable you to develop your Russian language skills to a superior level and simultaneously to develop students' interests in and knowledge of a variety of other subject areas (such as film and media studies, sociology, history and politics, literary and cultural studies). Assessment comprises a variety of methods including coursework essays, commentaries, presentations and exams. Language courses, taught by native speakers, involve comprehension, translation, grammar, and oral work.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Start date
    2018-09-01
  • Location
    Main Site,Manchester