From September 2014, there will be an expanded programme of Languages for International Mobility, with courses offered in various languages. These courses, which are worth 10 credits each, are aimed at students who are interested in learning a language but for whom courses in SMLC's language degree provision may be unsuitable or unavailable. See our website for further details.
11 DecA warm welcome to the December 2017 issue of the SMLC newsletter from Professor Vicente Perez de Leon, Head of the School of Modern Languages and Cultures.
11 DecThe 2016-17 National Student Survey scored the Italian language area in SMLC with a stunning 100% in all areas.
11 DecSMLC is delighted to welcome the following new members of staff who have joined us over the last few months, including our new Head of School Administration, new lecturers in Italian, French, Portuguese, Polish and Spanish, a new administrative assistant in the Language Resources Library and new coordinator of the International Mobility Programme.
11 DecIn 2017 we bid a sad farewell to SMLC's Dr Karen Benavente from Hispanic Studies and to Dr Maria Cristina Seccia from Italian as well as many temporary tutors and administrative helpers.
More than 1500 undergraduate students are studying languages at Glasgow.
We offer undergraduate programmes in French, German, Hispanic Studies, Italian, Russian and Spanish. These programmes offer not only expertise in language but also in the literature, culture, history, music and film of the countries in question.
We also offer a programme of study in Comparative Literature which allows the optional study of a foreign language. Other languages including Catalan, Czech, Polish and Portuguese can be studied as part of the programmes listed above.
The following subject areas form the School of Modern Languages and Cultures: