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BA Politics and French
Study the key areas of global politics alongside French language and culture.

BA Politics and French / Overview

Year of entry: 2018

Degree awarded
Bachelor of Arts with Honours
4 years full time
Typical A-level offer

ABB including English Language at A2 or GCSE in a Modern Foreign Language (Grade B)

Typical International Baccalaureate offer
33 points overall, to include 6, 5, 5 in higher level subjects including English Language or GCSE in a Modern Foreign Language (Grade B)

Full entry requirements

How to apply
Apply through UCAS .

Course overview

  • You are interested in the development of political systems in the modern world, and particularly those in French speaking countries
  • You want to develop excellent spoken and written French, through intensive study here, and linguistic and cultural immersion in France
  • You want to develop strong transferable skills of independent thinking, research and analysis

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On this day you will find out more about the School and its resources, and meet members of academic and admissions staff who will be able to answer any questions you have.


Tuition fees for home/EU students commencing their studies in September 2018 will be £9,250. Future inflationary increases may also be applied to each subsequent year of your course, subject to government regulations on fee increases. Tuition fees for international students will be £18,000 per annum. For general information please see the undergraduate finance pages.

Contact details

Academic department
School of Arts, Languages and Cultures
+44 (0)161 275 3211
Academic department overview

See: About us

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