Develop your linguistic skills in Arabic, Chinese, Indonesian or Spanish, while at the same time gaining essential cultural, historical and social perspectives. Deakin teaches the world’s most strategically important languages and offers students exciting overseas language study tour opportunities as part of your degree.
Prepare for your new career
Study language at Deakin and you'll have the opportunity to spend time overseas gaining credit towards your degree. Or participate in an internship closer to home – both will prepare you for your new career.
Study with Deakin and we'll help you transform your passion into a successful and rewarding career
Graduates of language and culture studies can work in:
- the communications industry
- community and government organisations
- community health organisations
- the education sector
- ethnic affairs associations
- foreign affairs departments
- multicultural organisations
- tourism associations
- translation services.
What do our students and staff say?
Study languages at Deakin
Indonesian teacher Dr Rebecca Fanany talks about studying languages at Deakin.
My experiences studying abroad were without a doubt the highlight of my degree. It was so interesting seeing how different other countries are.
BACHELOR OF ARTS/BACHELOR OF COMMERCE AND DIPLOMA OF LANGUAGE (CHINESE)
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