British Sign Language Studies Degree Courses in the UK - Bachelors & Masters

Program University Student satis­faction Unem­ployed Drop­out Tuition (UK) Tuition (Inter­national) UCAS Tariff City
British Sign Language, Deaf Studies and Linguistics BA (Hons) York St John University 88% 5% 0% £9250 £14000 131 York On campus Full-time
British Sign Language and Applied Language Studies MA (Hons) Heriot-Watt University - 5% 0% £9250 £17320 181 Edinburgh On campus Full-time
British Sign Language (Interpreting, Translating and Applied Language Studies) MA (Hons) Heriot-Watt University - 5% 0% £9250 £17320 184 Edinburgh On campus Full-time
British Sign Language and Deaf Studies (Foundation Entry) BA (Hons) University of Central Lancashire 83% 10% 20% £9250 - 136 Preston On campus Full-time
British Sign Language and Deaf Studies BA (Hons) University of Central Lancashire 83% 10% 20% £9250 - 136 Preston On campus Full-time
British Sign Language / English Interpreting PgDip University of Central Lancashire - - - - - - Preston On campus Part-time
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Salary

Primarily based on salary data of undergraduate students

Salary of all UK Graduates of British Sign Language Studies

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £25000 £18500 £19500
25-75 percentile range £18500 - £26500 £13000 - £24000 £15500 - £25500

Jobs & Career Perspectives

Career perspectives for British Sign Language Studies

15 months after graduation, graduates of this subject were asked about their current circumstances of employment, what they do, and whether their activities and perspectives are directly related to their studies.

Current jobs

Among graduates of British Sign Language Studies who indicated that they are working, the percentage below represents the number who “agree” or “strongly agree” with the statements about their job.

Typical employers for graduates of British Sign Language Studies

  • Schools
  • Community Colleges
  • Universities
  • Broadcast Industry
  • Hospitals
  • Government Agencies

Jobs of graduates of British Sign Language Studies (15 months after graduation)

Example below based on all graduates of British Sign Language Studies at University of Wolverhampton

60% Therapy professionals
15% Natural and social science professionals
5% Business, Research and Administrative Professionals
5% Welfare and housing associate professionals
5% Administrative occupations
5% Finance Professionals
5% Business, Research and Administrative Professionals
5% Business and public service associate professionals

Grading & Study Time

Grading Distribution

Students of British Sign Language Studies in the UK received the following grades.

Entry Requirements / Admissions

UCAS Tariff of Accepted Students for British Sign Language Studies

Get advice on which foundation courses are best for you to still study British Sign Language Studies, if you do not meet the minimum requirements in terms of UCAS score, A levels, or English language requirements.

FAQ

British Sign Language Studies is the study of British Sign Language, its structure, history, grammar and use. This may include the study of the British deaf community and culture and interpretation between BSL and English. May also include the linguistic study of BSL and comparison with other signed and spoken languages.

The median salary of graduates of British Sign Language Studies was £25000 15 months after graduation, £18500 3 years after graduation and £19500 5 years after graduation.

  • The following degrees are offered for British Sign Language Studies studies:
  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours) - BA (Hons)
  • Master of Arts (Honours) - MA (Hons)
  • Postgraduate Diploma (Initial Qualification) - PgDip
  • Master of Arts - MA