Faculty of Modern Languages

By studying a Modern Language you will develop the core skills of reading, writing, talking and listening. Studying a language also develops literacy and communicative skills. This also enhances self- confidence, develops cultural awareness and encourages both independent and team work.

Skills Developed

  • The ability to understand and use a modern language.
  • Applying grammatical knowledge
  • Planning, researching and applying more complex language skills
  • The development of cultural awareness
  • Develop the skill of translation
  • Use different media effectively for learning and communication

Famous people who have used modern languages to get ahead in life include: Paula Radcliffe, David Beckham, Gary Lineker, Jonny Wilkinson. Sandra Bullock, Boris Johnson, Bradley Cooper, Emma Watson, Novak Djokovic,Fiona Bruce, Jennifer Lopez, Gwyneth Paltrow, Tom Daley, Arsène Wenger, Ben Affleck, Will Smith

Jobs Connected To Modern Languages

  • Translator
  • Tourism
  • Marketing
  • Law
  • Engineering
  • International Journalism
  • Publishing
  • Oil industry
  • Teaching
  • Politics
  • Medicine and Health
  • Airlines
  • Diplomatic Service
  • International Sports
  • Civil Service
  • Human Resources
  • Public Relations
  • Police
  • International Aid
  • Aerospace Industry