In a world overflowing with text – from blogs and emails to novels and plays – the study of literature and language has never been more relevant and important. Work with staff who are world-leading researchers and prize-winning novelists and poets. Cultivate employable skills in written and verbal communication, analysis of complex cultural ideas, and creative thinking. Learn about texts from all genres across a wide range of literary periods, from the Renaissance to the 21st Century. Benefit from our fresh, contemporary approaches to the study of literature, language, and theory. The study of Italian will open your eyes to the achievements of one of the world’s greatest civilisations. Focus on contemporary language and culture. Study abroad in Milan, Padua or Verona. Spend up to two years abroad – one on exchange to a partner university and one as an English-language assistant in an Italian School. Learn through interactive lectures, digital language labs, and streamed live Italian television. Scottish-Italian scholarship available. Italian can also be studied within the LLB Honours Law with a Modern Language and in combination with selected business subjects.