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Modern Languages for Business Management

Heriot-Watt University

Venues

Edinburgh Campus

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Heriot-Watt University’s degree MA Modern Languages for Business Management gives students the chance to study a modern foreign language from a beginner level to a proficient standard, whilst developing transferable skills in business and management.

Depending on your ability in year 1, you will your chosen language from an intermediate level, or from a beginner’s level.

Complementary courses explore the countries in which your chosen language is studied, with a focus on their societies and business cultures. You will also study the core principles of business management and their application in global workplaces.

In years 1, 2 and 4 you will study a mix of mandatory and optional courses, including your chosen language courses (Chinese course, French course, German course or Spanish course) and one mandatory business management course per semester.

In Year 3, at least one semester will be spent working or studying abroad, immersed in the language and culture you are studying.

Entry Requirements

2023 entry requirements:
Standard entry: 4 Highers at AABB including a relevant language at A (unless studying the Beginner Pathway) plus English at National 5.

Widening access entry: 4 Highers at BBBC plus English at National 5.

For entry to year 2 you would require 2 Advanced Highers at BB including a relevant language plus Highers at AABB.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Degree

Award

MA Hons

Study Method

Full time

UCAS Code

Please refer to list below

Course Length

4 years

Faculty

School of Social Sciences

Department

Languages and Intercultural Studies

SCQF Level

10

Combination Courses

Chinese
French
German
Spanish
Beginner Pathway
C4BC
C4BF
C4BG
C4BS
C4BB

Website

www.hw.ac.uk

Career Sectors

Arts and Social Sciences General

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