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English Language & Linguistics BA(Hons): Links with business and industry

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Understanding communication and knowing how to apply that knowledge is relevant to business and industry at every level. As part of the course you will develop key skills which are valued by employers, including project management and research design, data analysis, statistical methods for analysis and presentation and report writing skills.

Level 5: Language and Society

In this module we explore the complex relationship between society and language. How does our use of language affect the way we interact and are perceived by others? Why do people speak differently or use different languages in different situations?

Study of language variation and the impact of gender, ethnicity and regional differences on language use allows us to explore these questions and reflect on our own methods of communication. We also take a global approach and consider how institutions such as governments manage multilingual settings and societies, taking into account current issues of diversity, globalisation and migration.

As part of the course you will develop key skills which are valued by employers. These include project management and research design, data analysis, statistical methods for analysis and presentation and report writing skills.

Level 6: Professional Communication Skills

In the Professional Communication Skills module you will design and write an advertising campaign with the option to enter the famous D&AD New Blood awards. You will develop your professional writing and editing skills and take part in career-led activities from which you can gain valuable skills and insights into the world of work.

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This course is taught at Penrhyn Road

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Contact our admissions team

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020 3308 9930*

*Calls cost 7p per minute from a UK landline plus your phone company's access charge. Calls to this number from mobiles are normally deductible from your inclusive minutes.

Location

This course is taught at Penrhyn Road

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