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Languages, Cultures and Societies

Module code Module title
ARAB1001Beginning Arabic 1
ARAB1002Beginning Arabic 2
ARAB1003Persian for Beginners
ARAB1006Turkish for Beginners
ARAB1015Arabic for Beginners
ARAB1030Introduction to Arab and Islamic Civilisation
ARAB1100Introduction to Islamic Theology
ARAB1150Early and Medieval Islamic History
ARAB2007Arabic for Beginners 2
ARAB2020Essential Skills in Practical Arabic
ARAB2021Essential Skills in Practical Arabic
ARAB2066Palestine and the Arab-Israeli Conflict
ARAB2170Culture and Society in the Arab World
ARAB2180Culture and Society in the Arab World
ARAB2280Islamic Law: Theory and Practice
ARAB2290Modern Middle Eastern History
ARAB2310Modern Middle Eastern History
ARAB2880Contemporary Arabic Media
ARAB2881Contemporary Arab Media
ARAB3020Advanced Skills in Arabic Language
ARAB3050Arab Drama on Stage and Screen
ARAB3072Islam and Modernity
ARAB3110Middle Eastern Politics: Regimes, Societies and Conflict
ARAB3888Advanced Media Arabic: Translation Skills in Text Typology
ARAB5014MIslam and Modernity
ARAB5030MArab Drama on Stage and the Screen
ARAB5060MDebating the Middle East: Islam, Politics and Culture
ARAB5100MArabic For Beginners 1
ARAB5195MPersian for Beginners
EAST1010Basic Chinese Language 1
EAST1020Basic Chinese Language 2
EAST1052History and Culture of Early Imperial China
EAST1070Modern China
EAST1080Chinese Culture in the Twentieth Century
EAST1210Basic Japanese Language (1)
EAST1220Basic Japanese Language (2)
EAST1263Japan in War and Peace
EAST1266Japan: A Cultural History from Buddhism to Murakami Haruki
EAST1450Foundations of East Asia
EAST1500Introduction to Religious and Philosophical Texts of East Asia
EAST1550Introduction to East Asian Religions
EAST1704Basic Thai Language and Culture 2
EAST2006China Since 1979
EAST2007Japan's International Relations
EAST2008The Making of Modern Thailand
EAST2009Classics of Chinese Literature and Thought
EAST2180An Introduction to Cantonese (1)
EAST2182Cantonese for Mandarin Speakers 1
EAST2190An Introduction to Cantonese (2)
EAST2212Japanese 2A: Written Communication Skills
EAST2213Japanese 2C: Written Communication Skills
EAST2222Japanese 2B: Spoken Communication Skills
EAST2223Japanese 2D: Spoken Communication Skills
EAST2300Intermediate Japanese (1)
EAST2305Intermediate Japanese 2
EAST2470Japanese Literature in Translation: Gender and Sexuality in Modern Japan
EAST2550Intermediate Chinese (1)
EAST2705Intermediate Thai Language and Culture 2
EAST3051Modern Documentary Chinese: Politics and Law
EAST3052Modern Documentary Chinese: Society and Development
EAST3070Contemporary Chinese Literature
EAST3120Classical Chinese
EAST3140Chinese Society
EAST3286Advanced Japanese in Context: Culture and Identity
EAST3350Japanese Cinema in the World
EAST3602Sino-Japanese Relations: Past and Present
EAST3604Korea: Politics, Economy and International Relations
EAST3703South East Asia in the Global Context
EAST3707Buddhism: A Lived Tradition
EAST3733Advanced Thai language and Culture II
EAST5013MChinese Politics
EAST5120MBasic Chinese Language 1
EAST5130MBasic Japanese Language (1)
EAST5135MBasic Japanese Language (2)
EAST5242MIntermediate Japanese II
EAST5245MIntermediate Japanese (1)
EAST5320MModern Documentary Chinese: Politics and Law
ELU2002English for Academic Study
ELU2003English for Academic Study
ELU3005Language for Economics and Finance
ELU3006Language for Human Resource Management
ELU3007Language for Business Management and Enterprise
ELU3009Language for Arts and Humanities
ELU3010Language for Law and Society
FREN1010Language Awareness and Skills
FREN1020Introduction to French Studies (Resistance and Desire)
FREN1041The Sounds of French
FREN1042Evolution of the French Language
FREN1061Critical Questions: Approaches to Reading and Interpretation
FREN1062Readings in Modern French Society
FREN2010Language in Contexts
FREN2015Language in Contexts
FREN2060Aspects of French History 1789-1914
FREN2065Aspects of French History 1789-1914
FREN2080Laughter, Love and Chivalry: Society and Culture in the French Middle Ages
FREN2085Laughter, Love and Chivalry: Society and Culture in the French Middle Ages
FREN2090Politics and Society in France since 1945
FREN2095Politics and Society in France since 1945
FREN2120The Foundations of Modern French Thought
FREN2125The Foundations of Modern French Thought
FREN2160Francophone Africa
FREN2190The Age of Extremes: Culture, Crisis and Commitment between the Wars
FREN2195The Age of Extremes: Culture, Crisis and Commitment between the Wars
FREN2200The Seventh Art - Cinema in France
FREN2205The Seventh Art - Cinema in France
FREN2320The Pleasures of French Poetry
FREN2325The Pleasures of French Poetry
FREN2340Twentieth and Twenty-First Century French Fiction
FREN2345Twentieth and Twenty-First Century French Fiction
FREN2350Introduction to Professional Translation and Interpreting
FREN2355Introduction to Professional Translation and Interpreting
FREN3070Bilingual Liaison Interpreting
FREN3460The Art of Romance: Love, Marriage and Gender in Medieval France
FREN3585Camera Lucida: Theory, Practice and Writing of Photography
FREN3591Heroines: Representations of Mythological Women from Antiquity to the Present
FREN3620Memoires de guerre: France and the First World War
FREN3632Representing Empire
FREN3641The Algerian War of Independence: From the Colonial to the Post-Colonial
FREN3680The French Novel in the Nineteenth Century: From the Mill to the Mine
FREN3711Francophone Voices - Textual and Cultural Analysis
FREN3730French as a Professional Language
FREN3751Gender, Sex and Cinema in France
FREN3770Theory and Practice in French-English Translation
FREN3800French-English Translation Skills for Erasmus Students
FREN3835Surrealism to Slam. Modern French Poetry and Protest
GERM1030German Core Language 1
GERM1050From Unification to Reunification: Introduction to German History 1870-1990
GERM1060Introduction to Modern Germany
GERM1070Approaching German Culture
GERM1110Skills in German Translation
GERM2030German Core Language 2
GERM2031German Core Language 2
GERM2040Applied German Language
GERM2041Applied German Language
GERM2042Applied German Language (Translation)
GERM2050From Caligari to Hitler: Introduction to German Cinema
GERM2051From Caligari to Hitler: Introduction to German Cinema
GERM2100Victims and/or Perpetrators? Remembering the Second World War in Germany
GERM2310Politics, Society and Culture in the 'Berlin Republic'
GERM2311Politics, Society and Culture in the 'Berlin Republic'
GERM2600The Shock of the New: Culture and Power in Germany from the Second to the Third Reich
GERM2601The Shock of the New: Culture and Power in Germany from the Second to the Third Reich
GERM3030German Core Language 3
GERM3040Borders and Border-Crossings in Contemporary German Culture
GERM3090Advanced Translation from German into English
GERM3091Advanced Translation from German into English
GERM3092Advanced Translation from German into English
GERM3170German Utopian Thought in Fiction and Film
GERM3180Screening Terrorism
ITAL1010Italian Language
ITAL1030Beginners Italian 1
ITAL1034Art and Literature in Medieval and Renaissance Italy: An Introduction
ITAL1035Beginners Italian 2
ITAL1040Italy from Fascism to the Present
ITAL2016Italian Language
ITAL2017Italian Language
ITAL2025Linguistic Variety in Modern Italy
ITAL2026Linguistic Variety in Modern Italy
ITAL2090Power, Pain and Beauty: Introduction to the Art and Literature of the Italian Renaissance
ITAL2091Power, Pain and Beauty: Introduction to the Art and Literature of the Italian Renaissance
ITAL2200Italian Cinema: Genre and Social Change
ITAL2201Italian Cinema: Genre and Social Change
ITAL2300Italy: Regions, Identities and Nation
ITAL2301Italy: Regions, Identities and Nation
ITAL3310'Giocare al Romanzo': Italo Calvino and the Novel, from Neorealism to Postmodern
ITAL3370Dark Italy: Italian Crime Fiction
ITAL3375A Year With 366 Days: A Journey Through Petrarch's Canzoniere
ITAL3400Made in Italy. Italian for Business
LING1060Language Projects
LING1100Language: Meaning and Use
LING2005Languages In Contact
LING2380Language and Gender
LING2390Language Acquisition
LING2410Language Change
LING2420Interactional Linguistics
LING2430Experimental Pragmatics
LING3005Languages in Contact
LING3010Linguistics Research Exercise
LING3030Syntactic Theory
LING3180Language and Gender
LING3190Language Acquisition
LING3200Linguistics Dissertation
LING3290Language Change
LING3310Interactional Linguistics
LING3350Language Processing
LING3370Experimental Pragmatics
LING5005MLanguages in Contact
LING5290MSecond Language Acquisition
LING5400MFoundations of Phonetics and Phonology
LING5410MFoundations of Syntax
LING5420MTopics in Phonetics and Phonology
LING5430MTopics in Syntax
LING5440MApproaches to Linguistics and Language Acquisition
LING5450MMethodology in Language Teaching
LING5460MLanguage Teaching in Practice
LING5470MAcademic Skills in Linguistics
LING5480MResearch Methods in Linguistics
MODL1060Language: Structure and Sound
MODL1070World Histories
MODL1090Intercultural Competence: Theory and Application
MODL1100Politics, Culture and Society
MODL1150Worlds of Literature
MODL1161An Introduction to Thinking Interculturally
MODL1401Discourse, Culture and Identity
MODL1700Introduction to Film Studies I
MODL1800Introduction to Film Studies II
MODL2001Linguists into Schools
MODL2005Linguists into Schools
MODL2070Reception, Transmission and Translation: The Global Circulation of Literature
MODL2110The Seventh Art: Cinema in France
MODL2250Digital Communications Across Cultures
MODL3040Hollywood and its Others
MODL3200Representing the Holocaust: Transgression and the Taboo
MODL3300Final Year Project: Dissertation
MODL3310Final Year Project: Extended Essay
MODL3320Final Year Project: Translation
MODL3340Final Year Project: Extended Translation
MODL3410Contemporary World Literature
MODL3800Linguists into Schools
MODL5000MComputer-Assisted Translation
MODL5001MMethods and Approaches in Translation Studies
MODL5003MPrinciples and Applications of Machine Translation
MODL5005MComputers and the Translator
MODL5006MIntroduction to Screen Translation
MODL5009MEnglish for Translators
MODL5012MSkills and Issues in Intercultural Studies
MODL5014MRhetoric and Public Speaking
MODL5016MManaging Business Across Cultures
MODL5018MGenres in Translation
MODL5024MPrinciples and Practices of Research
MODL5025MAudiovisual Translation: Processes, Strategies and Industry-Driven Practice
MODL5028MInternational Organisations: Context, Theory and Practice
MODL5033MEnglish in International Communication
MODL5048MPublic Service Interpreting
MODL5050MWriting for Professional Purposes
MODL5114MSpecialised German-English Translation A
MODL5124MSpecialised German-English Translation B
MODL5207MMonolingual Subtitling
MODL5212MSpecialised English-Chinese Translation A
MODL5300MResearch Methods and Project for MAPLIS
MODL5305MResearch Methods and Dissertation for MAPLIS
MODL5312MSpecialised Chinese-English Translation A
MODL5322MSpecialised Chinese-English Translation B
SLAV1103Text and Context: Introduction to Russian Literature
SLAV1104From Icons to iPods: Approaches to Russian Culture
SLAV2105Ideology and Imagination: Prose Literature in 19th Century Russia
SLAV2106Ideology and Imagination: Prose Literature in 19th Century Russia
SLAV2107Not by Bread Alone: Everyday Culture under the Soviet Regime
SLAV2108Not by Bread Alone: Everyday Culture under the Soviet Regime
SLAV2109Postcommunist / Postmodernist Identities
SLAV2110Postcommunist / Postmodernist Identities
SLAV3104Fyodor Dostoevsky: Artist and Prophet
SLAV3114Russian Advanced Translation
SLAV3124Out of the frying pan into the fire: Russian society from perestroika to the Crimean annexation (1985-2015)
SPPO1025Beginners Portuguese
SPPO1060Essay Project in Spanish, Portuguese and Latin American Studies
SPPO1080Portuguese Language for Beginners 1A
SPPO1081Portuguese Language for Beginners 1B
SPPO1090Spanish Language for Beginners 1A
SPPO1091Pre-Intermediate Spanish Language (A2 of the CEFR)
SPPO1092Intermediate Spanish (B1 of the CEFR)
SPPO1145Catalan Language and Culture I
SPPO2010Practical Language Skills in Spanish 2
SPPO2011Practical Language Skills in Spanish 2
SPPO2090Portuguese Language Skills
SPPO2091Portuguese Language Skills
SPPO2100Issues in Hispanic Cinema
SPPO2101Issues in Hispanic Cinemas
SPPO2430Modern Spanish-American Literature
SPPO2431Modern Spanish-American Literature
SPPO2510Latin America since Independence (c1800 - c1930)
SPPO2511Latin America since Independence (c1800 - c1930)
SPPO2580Translation Theory and Practice in a Spanish<>English Context
SPPO2581Translation Theory and Practice in a Spanish<>English Context
SPPO2595Catalan Language and Culture II
SPPO2596Catalan Language and Culture II
SPPO2680Modern Spain (1868-1975)
SPPO2681Modern Spain (1868-1975)
SPPO3010Practical Language Skills in Spanish 3
SPPO3035From Bolivar to Chavez: Revolutionary Icons in Contemporary Latin American Culture
SPPO3240The Crisis of the Spanish Nation? Nationalisms and National Identities in Spain, 1868 - 1978
SPPO3361The Regulation of Sexuality in Iberia and Latin America
SPPO3420Spanish-English Translation
SPPO3535Catalan Language and Culture III
SPPO3590Is Spain white? Nation, Immigration and Performance in Spain
SPPO3670Crime and Punishment in Contemporary Latin American Culture
SPPO3690New Media in Latin America