School of English and Languages

Global graduate award

Complement your degree by learning a new language or continuing with one you don’t want to forget. The University offers free language courses on the university-wide Global Graduate Award in Languages and the programme is open to all students in the University.

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GGA at a glance

GGA classes:

  • start every year in October and run for 19 weeks, two hours per weekly session, over two semesters

  • are assessed modules, and the final module mark is based on assessed coursework tasks (60%) and a final test (40%)

  • operate a strict policy of regular attendance to help you succeed (see Terms & Conditions)

  • require you to do some work outside of class (approx. 2 hours a week, depending on the language and level)

  • award 15 co-curricular credits to undergraduate students which will appear on UG student records

  • award GGA certificates to postgraduate students upon successful completion of the course  

 

Languages and levels  

Click on the module codes to access the module descriptors

STAGES

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2

3

4

5

6

Arabic

ARAL009

ARAL010

 

 

 

 

British Sign Language

BSLL001

BSLL002

 

 

 

 

Chinese Mandarin

CHIL011

CHIL012

CHIL013

 

 

 

French

FREL031

FREL032

FREL033

FREL034

FREL035

FREL036

German

GERL026

GERL027

GERL028

GERL029

GERL030

 

Italian

ITAL026

ITAL027

ITAL028

 

 

 

Japanese

JAPL011

JAPL012

 

 

 

 

Korean

KORL001

KORL002

 

 

 

 

Portuguese

PORL007

PORL008

 

 

 

 

Russian

RUSL011

 

 

 

 

 

Spanish

SPAL026

SPAL027

SPAL028

SPAL029

SPAL030

 

 

 

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