A dynamic and innovative department, our expertise spans the arts and sciences. We offer an exciting range of courses combining modern foreign languages, English language, and linguistics.
Linguistics has the second highest proportion of 'world-leading' research in the UK (REF 2014); and UK Top 10 for French and Italian (Complete University Guide 2018).
Posted on Friday 7 December 2018
Julia Forsberg has successfully defended her PhD at the University of Gothenburg.
Posted on Friday 2 November 2018
The Forensic Team in the Department is host to a lecture by Imran Khan QC entitled The Stephen Lawrence Case: Legacy and Lessons Learned. This is an open event and will take place on 27th November 2018.
Posted on Friday 29 June 2018
Language and Linguistics 3rd year PhD researcher has been awarded HRC Doctoral Fellowship.
Posted on Wednesday 13 June 2018
Vincent Hughes and Professor Peter French discuss the challenges of using technology in criminal conviction cases in a new podcast.
Posted on Friday 11 May 2018
Holly Shorey, a first-year Linguistics student, has secured one of the prestigious Laidlaw scholarships
Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF)
The University holds a Gold Teaching Excellence Framework award, showing that we deliver consistently outstanding teaching, learning and outcomes for our students.