This course enables you to develop specialist knowledge and professional communication skills in at least two languages. Read more at the University of Portsmouth website. WHY STUDY THIS COURSE? You can select different professional pathways through this degree, including translation and interpreting, or routes that lead to certification for TESOL or initial teacher training. One of your chosen languages may be learned from beginner's level. The course includes work or study abroad in two countries and you may study a third language during your studies. MORE ABOUT THIS COURSE Your course will provide you with access to our state-of-the-art interpreting suite and our multi-media language laboratories. You can study a third language as part of your course or take on a work-based unit to develop your employability. The University's partnerships with local and international businesses, charities and other organisations offers you a wide range of choices for placements and work during your year abroad. WHO IS THIS COURSE FOR? This course is for students who want to use their language skills in a multilingual professional environment. SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE GAINED Employability and career management skills are delivered throughout the curriculum. Work or research placements may be built in to your course, and in your year abroad you will develop your knowledge, understanding and skills in languages as you enhance your intercultural awareness and capability, qualities of self-reliance and other transferable skills. AFTER THE COURSE You will be prepared to enter fields such as translation, interpreting, language teaching, marketing, customer relations, and tourism, to name but a few.