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Faculty of Arts, Cultures and Education

Combined Three Languages

UndergraduateBA (Hons)

Year of entry:
UCAS code: R800

What you'll study

The structure of the programme is defined as the equivalent of three language ‘minors’. To become a proficient multilingual communicator, you’ll study two core language modules in each language per year at either beginners and improvers or advanced level.

First year

* Modules are subject to availability

Core modules

  • Chinese/French/German/Italian/Spanish Language 1 – Advanced

  • Chinese/French/German/Italian/Spanish Language 2 – Advanced

  • Chinese/French/German/Italian/Spanish Language 1 – Beginners and Improvers

  • Chinese/French/German/Italian/Spanish Language 2 – Beginners and Improvers

Second year

* Modules are subject to availability

Core modules

  • Chinese/French/German/Italian/Spanish Language 3

  • Chinese/French/German/Italian/Spanish Language 4

Year abroad

* Modules are subject to availability

Your third year is spent studying or working in three different countries where your chosen languages are spoken. It's an incredible opportunity to experience different cultures and societies while honing your language skills.

Final year

* Modules are subject to availability

Core modules

  • Chinese/French/German/Italian/Spanish Language 5

  • Chinese/French/German/Italian/Spanish Language 6

“Out of all of the universities I looked at, none of them had anything that compared to the facilities that Hull offered.”

Chloe Hammond

“I found that Hull really offered a wide variety of different languages, so I thought it’d be perfect for what I wanted to do.”

Isabel Jezierska

More about this course

Become a languages expert and combine any three languages from Chinese, French, German, Italian and Spanish. The programme's emphasis is on becoming a proficient multilingual communicator and applying these skills in professional settings, including translation and negotiation. You’ll spend the third year working or studying in three different countries where your chosen languages are spoken. This is a fantastic opportunity to experience different cultures and societies, and improve your language skills. As a result, your high-level language and intercultural abilities are essential in a global job market after graduation.

Hull offers excellent language learning facilities, with a dedicated space for languages students.  Our team of Language Learning Advisors offer extra one-to-one support to help you with your studies, as well as a partnership scheme which allows you to practise your chosen languages with native speakers.

Teaching and Learning
Scheduled
Placement
Independent

First year

25%

75%

Second year

24%

76%

Final year

22%

78%

Assessment
Written
Practical
Coursework

First year

50%

50%

Second year

45%

35%

20%

Final year

40%

36%

24%

Where you'll study

Hull Campus

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You don't just become fluent in another language at Hull - you immerse yourself in the culture of the people who speak it.

Spend an unforgettable year abroad, studying at a partner university or working, in a country where your chosen language is spoken.

One-to-one support from our team of language learning advisors in the Shoosmith Language Learning Centre which is open 24/7.

Find out more about our facilities

Study for a TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) qualification, enabling you to teach English anywhere in the world.

Entry requirements

2019 Tariff points: 112 points. Points can be from any qualifications on the UCAS tariff, but must include at least 80 points from

  • A levels
  • BTEC Subsidiary Diploma, Diploma or Extended Diploma
  • OCR Cambridge Technical Introductory Diploma, Diploma or Extended Diploma
  • CACHE Diploma or Extended Diploma
  • Irish Leaving Certificate
  • Scottish Highers
  • Welsh Baccalaureate Advanced Diploma
  • or a combination of appropriate Level 3 qualifications 
  • Applicants should have an A level in one of your three chosen languages. You can study the other two languages as a beginner or with previous qualifications, such as GCSE.

UCAS has changed the way that qualifications earn points under the Tariff system. Please click here to work out your estimated points and to find out more about how the University of Hull considers qualifications.

Alternative qualifications 

  • IB Diploma: 28 points.
  • Access to HE Diploma: pass with minimum of 45 credits at merit.

We welcome applicants with a range of qualifications from the UK and worldwide which may not exactly match the combinations shown above. Please contact the University’s Admissions Service for individual guidance.

At a glance

For this course, you'll need...

112 UCAS points

Points can be made up of a variety of qualifications. Calculate your points here.

We welcome a range of qualifications from the UK and worldwide which may not be listed.

Many of our courses offer a Foundation Year for applicants without the qualifications for direct entry on to the degree.

If you have any questions about our entry requirements or the tariff, please contact admissions or call 01482 466100.

International students

If you require a Tier 4 student visa to study or if your first language is not English you will be required to provide acceptable evidence of your English language proficiency level.

This course requires academic IELTS 6.0 overall, with no less than 5.5 in each skill. For other English language proficiency qualifications acceptable by this University, please click here.

If your English currently does not reach the University's required standard for this programme, you may be interested in one of our English language courses.

Visit your country page to find out more about our entry requirements.

Fees and funding

  • Home/EU: £9,250
  • International: £14,000

Fees may be subject to permitted inflationary increases in future years. 

UK and EU students can take out a tuition fee loan to cover the cost of their course, and UK students can take out a maintenance loan of up to £8,700 to cover living costs.

Substantial discounts are available for International students.  

More information on fees can be found in the Money section of the website.

Future Prospects

Graduates in languages have the highest employability rates of all humanities graduates, and graduates of the University of Hull have a very good record of finding employment after graduation. With competence in three or more languages, you will be well equipped for a range of careers including translation and interpreting, journalism, teaching, the service industries and the commercial sector.