The Programme enables you to combine the acquisition and consolidation of a high level of proficiency in German or with the study of Business Management. This programme is designed to enable you to develop skills which will be indispensable to employers who are engaged in global business and seeking to enhance their global presence. Through the study of a language and subject specific modules related to that language (politics, history and cultural studies modules), you will develop the cultural intelligence which will enable you to communicate effectively and be successful in Business Management in different cultural settings. This programme allows you to pursue your interest in today’s business world while studying the language and culture of Europe’s largest economy. You will spend year three in a German-speaking country. Modern languages and linguistics at Southampton is consistently ranked in the top five in the UK by The Guardian University Guide and we are ranked fifth in the UK for the quality of our research (REF 2014). Teaching and learning is supported by three research centres, Transnational Studies, Global Englishes and Applied Language Research. You will be able to learn another language such as Arabic, Chinese, French, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese, Russian or Spanish from scratch, and reach graduate level in French, Spanish, Italian and Portuguese.