Bachelor of Languages and Linguistics

Griffith University

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 00233E

The ability to communicate in other languages and cultures will help you in almost any career you choose. When you study a language at Griffith, you will not just learn to speak and write the words, you will also study linguistics - the science, nature and function of language and how it is used in society. Understanding how languages are developed and used will help you gain a solid understanding of your chosen language. You will apply your knowledge of linguistics and your chosen language in real world challenges including second language learning and teaching, intercultural communication, and effective use of digital technologies. You will learn in small classes, where you will receive individual attention. Whether you are a total beginner or quite fluent, you will find courses to suit you. You will also be exposed to the cultural context of your chosen language with options to pursue study overseas through exchanges and study abroad programs. You will complete a Linguistics major and can major in one of the following languages: Chinese French* German* Indonesian* Italian Japanese Korean* Modern Greek** Russian* Spanish. * offered via cross-institutional study at http://www.slccs.uq.edu.au University of Queensland.<br> ** offered online, via cross-institutional study at http://www.flinders.edu.au Flinders University.

Subjects

  • Communication: A Linguistic Approach
  • Conservatorium Ensemble Studies
  • Language and Communication for Arts and Social Sciences

Recognition

Griffith University grants credit and recognition of prior learning which may relate to prior formal learning or prior informal and non-formal learning. For more information, please visit the following website: https://www.griffith.edu.au/apply/credit-transfer Credit transfer Griffith's innovative Credit Precedent Database allows you to find out what credit decisions have been made in the past. These precedents will give you an idea of what you can expect. https://app.griffith.edu.au/credit-precedent/credit_result.php?ngpc=1116&-SortField=Linked%20Institution%20Name&-noresultserror=error.html&-search View credit precedents for this program

Study information

Campus Fees Entry Mid year intake Attendance
Gold Coast Campus International: $87,000 No information available No
  • Full-time : 3 years
  • Part-time : 6 years
Nathan Campus International: $87,000 No information available No
  • Full-time : 3 years
  • Part-time : 6 years

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