Languages and Culture at University of Southampton - UCAS

Course summary

The MA in Languages and Cultures offers you the opportunity to deepen your understanding of global languages, cultures and societies, with the support of world-leading scholars at an internationally recognised university. The programme will equip you with a deepened multicultural knowledge, and with the skills of analysis, communication and critical thinking necessary to excel in a wide range of careers.


Core modules include: Approaches to Languages and Cultures; Memory in National and Transnational Contexts; Narrative, Place, Identity; Nation, Culture, Power; Transnational Movement in the Age of Globalisation

Assessment method

You will be assessed by traditional means, such as Research Papers and shorter pieces of assessed work, individual and group presentations, workshops and a 20,000 word dissertation.

Entry requirements

Upper 2nd Class Honours degree in English, linguistics, modern languages or other relevant discipline.

English language requirements

TestGradeAdditional details
IELTS (Academic)6.5with no component below 6.0

All programmes at the University of Southampton are taught and assessed in the medium of English (other than those in modern foreign languages). Therefore, all applicants must demonstrate they possess at least a minimum standard of English language proficiency.

Find out more about the University’s English Language requirements

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

No fee information has been provided for this course

Additional fee information

Sponsorship information

A variety of scholarships, grants and bursaries may be available to help you fund your master’s study, both from the University and from other organisations. Please check the website for more information.

Languages and Culture at University of Southampton - UCAS