Modern Languages, Translation and Interpreting BA (Hons)

Course Overview - Modern Languages, Translation and Interpreting BA (Hons)

‌This degree gives you the opportunity to study two modern foreign languages whilst also specialising in translation and interpreting. You will spend a year abroad, developing near-native fluency and experiencing life in another culture.

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Course Information

Study Mode



4 Years

Start Date



Main Site (Newcastle)

Course Address
King's Gate
Newcastle upon Tyne
United Kingdom

Application Details

Course Code


Institution Code


Points of Entry

Year 1

Entry Requirements

UCAS Tariff

Scottish Higher


Including French, German or Spanish. Combination of Highers and Advanced Highers accepted. Scottish qualifications can be taken in more than one sitting.

Access to HE Diploma

A minimum of 30 level 3 credits at Distinction and 15 level 3 credits at Merit is required. Evidence of study in the relevant languages to the required level is also required.

International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme


With Higher Level French or German or Spanish at grade 6 or above.

Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)

Applicants will be considered on an individual basis, however evidence of study in the relevant languages at A Level or equivalent is also required.

Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017)


Including French, German or Spanish at H2.

Cambridge International Pre-U Certificate - Principal


Including French, German or Spanish.

Extended Project

We welcome applications from students offering an Extended Project and value the skills of research and independent learning that it is designed to develop. If you offer an Extended Project, it will be taken into account as part of your application profile, but we will not usually include it in offer conditions for this degree programme.

A level


Including French, German or Spanish.

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