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Modern Language and Business and Management (Portuguese)

The University of Manchester

48 months
Duration
19000 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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About

This Modern Language and Business and Management (Portuguese) course offered at The University of Manchester will give you a thorough grounding in the language and culture of the Portuguese-speaking world, as well as in the principles of business and management and their application in global workplaces.

Overview

All our language tutors are native speakers of Portuguese and you will study both the European and Brazilian variants of the language.Language study offers much more than just language fluency. You'll explore diverse aspects of the culture, society, history, politics and literature of the countries in which European and Brazilian Portuguese is spoken, helping you to develop intercultural awareness and communication skills - both highly valued by employers.

You'll benefit from excellent teaching, student support and cutting-edge study facilities, as well as from the vibrancy and cultural diversity of Manchester itself, Western Europe's most multilingual city.

Career opportunities

A degree in Modern Language and Business and Management (Portuguese) offered at The University of Manchester paves the way for an exceptionally broad range of careers. You will develop intercultural awareness and communication skills - both highly valued by employers.

Studies show that over two-thirds of UK businesses value foreign language skills; through your studies, you'll acquire transferable expertise at the very heart of language learning, including enhanced powers of perception and interpretation and advanced decision-making and multitasking skills.

This will open up numerous paths with an international dimension (eg business and finance). You will also have excellent all-round communication skills, making you a strong contender for openings in the media, PR and similar areas.

Many of our graduates go straight into business services, marketing, advertising, management, banking or communications. Others opt for postgraduate study or further vocational training to become accountants, lawyers, teachers (in the UK or abroad) or enter the Civil Service.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Firms and Management in Comparative Perspective
  • Brazilian Literature
  • Portuguese Language
  • Investment Analysis
  • Financial Statement Analysis
  • Introduction to Corporate Finance and Financial Instruments
  • Managing Business Operations
  • New Product Development and Innovation
  • Marketing

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
7
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
100

Credits

480 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
7
Start practicing IELTS today!
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
100

Other requirements

General requirements

A-level

  • ABB plus GCSE maths and a modern foreign language grade B

AS-level

  • AS level results are not considered as part of the standard admissions process at The University of Manchester.

Unit grade information

  • The University of Manchester welcomes the provision of unit information where available.  Like all other information provided by applicants this may be taken into consideration when assessing your application.  Unit grades will not normally form part of an offer conditions.

Equivalents to A-level grades are as follows:

  • A*AA: 37 points overall, with 7,6,6 in Higher Level subjects.
  • AAA:  36 points overall, with 6,6,6 in Higher Level subjects.
  • AAB:  35 points overall, with 6,6,5 in Higher Level subjects.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    19000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19000 GBP per year during 48 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Manchester

645 - 1197 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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