Languages, Literature & Linguistics

Best universities in Australia for arts and humanities degrees 2022

Submitted by Joy.Hunter@tim… on Wed, 11/03/2021 - 12:16

Arts and humanities subjects include history, English literature, philosophy, languages and architecture (scroll down for a full list of subjects and what you can do with them).

Studying an arts and humanities degree opens the door to a variety of career options. Graduates have gone on to become successful architects, historians, fashion designers, journalists, photographers, and lawyers.

Best universities in Canada for arts and humanities degrees 2022

Submitted by Joy.Hunter@tim… on Wed, 11/03/2021 - 12:09

Arts and humanities subjects include history, English literature, philosophy, languages and architecture (scroll down for a full list of subjects and what you can do with them). Students who study the arts and humanities develop analytical and communication skills that can help them progress in a range of careers. 

Best universities for social sciences degrees in Canada 2022

Submitted by Joy.Hunter@tim… on Thu, 10/28/2021 - 16:53

The social sciences include anthropology, geography, politics, media and communications studies and sociology.

Social science students learn how to analyse complex problems, explore the best solutions and communicate their discoveries effectively. These transferrable skills can be applied to a variety of careers.

Best universities for social sciences degrees in Australia 2022

Submitted by Joy.Hunter@tim… on Thu, 10/28/2021 - 16:10

The social sciences include a range of subjects such as geography, politics and sociology.

Social science is one of the largest fields of study in Australia, second only to business and management. Most Australian universities offer both undergraduate and postgraduate courses across a range of social science subject areas.

Best universities for social sciences degrees in the UK 2022

Submitted by Joy.Hunter@tim… on Thu, 10/28/2021 - 12:27

The social sciences are fields that explore the relationships between individuals and societies. Subjects under this umbrella include anthropology, archaeology, economics, geography, linguistics, politics, psychology and sociology.

In the UK, undergraduate courses tend to be in one subject within the social sciences as opposed to a singular social sciences degree.

Best universities for social sciences degrees in the US 2022

Submitted by Joy.Hunter@tim… on Mon, 10/18/2021 - 13:39

As the home to some of the top universities in the world, the US is a great place to study for a social science degree.

Undergraduate programmes in the US are typically four years long and include the opportunity to study multiple subjects in the first two years, before specialising in the second half of your degree.

Subjects you study alongside your specialisation are known as minors, and your specialisation is your major, or special concentration. This format allows for a great level of flexibility and allows students to get a real grounding across the social sciences.

What can you do with an English language degree?

Submitted by seeta.bhardwa@… on Thu, 10/03/2019 - 12:31

What is English language?

The English language has established itself as one of the most widely spoken languages, with over 300 million native speakers and a far higher number of second language speakers.

As a result, it is no surprise that every year, thousands of prospective students choose to study the English language with all of its quirks, faults, and contradictions.

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What can you do with an English literature degree?

Submitted by seeta.bhardwa@… on Thu, 10/03/2019 - 12:14

What is English literature?

The study of English literature focuses mainly on analysis, debate and critical theorising about a large number of published works, be they novels, poems, plays or other literary works.

Given this number of genres, it is perhaps unsurprising that a degree in English literature can be incredibly wide-ranging; two students on the same degree course can choose to study very different things outside of their core modules.

What can you do with a languages degree?

Submitted by seeta.bhardwa@… on Thu, 10/03/2019 - 10:51

What are languages?

Language degrees are the study of a chosen language in order to improve proficiency and understanding. Most universities will offer a number of different languages including French, Spanish, Italian, German and Russian among others. This list is not exhaustive and most universities will offer degree programs across a number of commonly spoken and less commonly spoken languages.