University of Latvia - French Philology - Bachelor's undergraduate

French Philology
Last updated on:2020-06-25
Type of study programmeBachelor degree
DegreeBachelor of Humanities in Philology
Licence/accreditationStudy direction accredited until 30-Jun-2024
Duration4 years
Study typeFull-time
Credit points160 (ECTS: 240)
Study languageFrench (FR)
Study arrangementsInternational students join either groups of local students that follow the study program in French or study according to an individual plan. A Latvian language course is integrated in the study program (at least 3 ECTS).
Fees2100 EUR (EU/EEA/Swiss citizens and permanent residence holders) or 2750 EUR (Other countries citizens) per year (2020/21)
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Study programme descriptionThe French Philology programme offers simultaneous studies of two Romanic and German languages. The goal of the programme is to prepare multi competence specialists, who not only have a good command of two Romance languages but also know the history, geography, culture, economics, and politics of the countries of the respective language.

The study programme offers language studies (French-Spanish, French-Italian, and French-German), the studies of the specific areal, courses for professional purposes (translation, business language, language teaching methodology), basics of economics and law, diplomacy, politics, academic studies and research.

After successful completion of the programme, graduates may pursue further studies in the Master’s degree program ‘Romance Languages and Culture’ or any other relevant programme. The graduates can work as translators, assistant managers etc. in government or private institutions in Latvia and abroad where knowledge of Romance language and history, geography, culture, economics and politics and diplomacy of the countries are required.
Study programme
RequirementsGeneral secondary high school diploma; English language proficiency. French language knowledge will be considered as advantage.
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