Residence Abroad, Social Networks and Second Language Learning conference: 10th – 12th April 2013

The University’s Centre for Applied Language Research will be hosting its ‘Residence Abroad, Social Networks and Second Language Learning’ conference from 10th – 12th April 2013 at the University of Southampton.

Next TNS seminar on 20th February 2013

The next TNS seminar will take place on Wednesday 20th February at 5pm in Room 1097, Avenue Campus. The speaker is Professor Mary Orr and her title is: “‘Nineteenth-Century French/Modern Language Studies, ‘pure’ and ‘applied? The Case of Sarah Bowdich (Lee), 1781-1856’ “. All welcome!

UCAS application statistics for 2013: languages still in decline

UCAS has published the applications statistics for the 2013 round showing an increase on last year overall. However there is a continued (though slightly reduced) decrease in applications for languages. read more at