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Most relevant Student Reviews for Languages at University of Edinburgh
French, MA Hons FullTime
Edinburgh was quite behind in the academic year 2021/2022 as they were very reluctant to teach in person due to governmental rules and regulations. However, most courses are engaging read more
German and Politics, MA Hons FullTime
Courses are a mix of good and bad to be honest. A lot of the German course feels a bit pointless. Haven't learnt much and will be switching my degree for next year read more
Russian Studies and Philosophy, MA Hons FullTime
My course is going really well, Iâ€™m enjoying it and I feel like this is what I really want to do. The thing I love the most is that tutors include us in group activities and we learn new things everyday. read more
Japanese, MA Hons FullTime
I was suffering with a lot of serious mental health issues during first and second year, and teachers did what they could to support me. I managed to pass all of my exams thanks to their understanding and flexibility, which enabled me to do what I could when I could in order to keep up in a way which suited me. read more
French and German, MA Hons FullTime
This course has been very good, and all the lecturers are so friendly and helpful read more
Russian Studies and Politics, MA Hons FullTime
Lots of fun, not too much work and a really nice atmosphere read more
Celtic, MA Hons FullTime
Have had an excellent year of research, supervised by leading experts in my field in a department with a strong collegiate culture and lots going on outside of lectures. My only reservations would be that as with all Edinburgh Masters it's pricey, but that's not the fault of the department. I'd also point out it's a very specialized area of study, but if you're reading this review you should probably know that by now. read more
French and Spanish, MA Hons FullTime
The social life in the university is excellent. Doing Spanish is hard. The staff are very unhelpful and the courses are boring read more
German and English Literature, MA Hons FullTime
Great course: my Lit lecturers were wonderful, so enthusiastic and funny, whilst my German teacher got me from no ability at all to a very advanced level of understanding. Can't wait for Year 2! read more
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Arabic and Social Anthropology, MA Hons FullTime
Was a different course but was very useful read more
10 aggregated reviews by students studying at University of Edinburgh.