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Department of the Languages and Cultures of the Near and Middle East

Programme Options

Compulsory language courses 
Approved Year 1 Culture Courses
Approved Independent Study Projects
 Optional List A
Optional List B


  1. Students should ensure that they can take open option courses in consultation with their UG tutor and the relevant course teacher.
  2. Some courses may require successful completion of a prerequisite.
  3. Course listed above may not be available every year.
  4. Language courses can be taken at more advanced levels of the approved courses depending on the starting level of the student, to be assessed by each department.
  5. A maximum of two Level 1 language courses may be taken throughout the programme.