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Why study a foreign language?
The UK is a key member of the enlarged European Union and trade with other EUmember states accounts for the majority of British exports and imports. This is increasing year upon year. Despite this we, as a nation, have a poor record for speaking other languages – putting us at a great disadvantage.
Linguists are sought by every business sector. In any field – science, technology, engineering, business, economics, law, management, retail, travel, tourism, entertainment – having a qualification in a foreign language to ‘A’ level or beyond makes you a very attractive prospect. This can be seen by some fascinating ‘combination’ degrees that have come on the market recently. Click here for video.