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Course overview

This triple-language degree course will provide you with opportunities to develop your linguistic and communication skills to the highest levels, while learning about the history, politics and culture of the countries and cultures you are studying.

Placements abroad: You will have the opportunity to spend up to 18 months in up to three different countries, working, studying and/or working as an English-language assistant. The time will be divided between each of the languages you will be studying. The year abroad benefits from an 80% reduction in the normal tuition fee.


If you have any enquiries about the course content, please use these contact details for Modern Languages.

Start Date
September 2018
  • Parkgate Road Campus, Chester
4 Years

Why Study Modern Languages with us?

There are several very attractive features of the Modern Languages course at Chester, such as studying Chinese as a language choice, and the length of time you can spend working or studying on placements for each of the three languages you will study. We also provide the opportunity to potentially spend up to 18 months in up to three different countries.

Parkgate Road Campus, Chester

Our historic Parkgate Road Campus in Chester has offered a wide range of courses since opening in 1839. It’s situated only a short walk from the lively city centre, and provides a friendly, secure and supportive environment in which to live and study.

Our on-campus facilities include a Learning Resource Centre, modern lecture theatres, open-access computer facilities, state-of-the-art science/skills/language laboratories, a range of catering outlets, the £2 million Chester Students’ Union centre and CSU bar/club, bookshop, chapel and faith space, cashpoint and launderette.

Because university life is not just about getting a degree, social and leisure activities are an important and long-established part of life at our Chester sites. On-campus sports facilities include a fully equipped sports hall, gym, swimming pool, squash and tennis courts, sprint track, floodlit 3G multi-use pitch and floodlit astroturf pitch.

Most of our student accommodation is also on or near campus. The campus also boasts an abundance of green space, and beautifully kept gardens, which provide you with an exciting environment in which to live and study.

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Open Days 2017

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Chester Dates

  • Saturday 28th October (MA Art Therapy only)
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