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BA French Studies
An in-depth study of French culture and language for a range of careers in business, industry and media.

BA French Studies / Overview

Year of entry: 2019

Degree awarded
BA
Duration
4 years
Typical A-level offer
ABB
Typical contextual A-level offer (what is this?)
Grades BBB plus GCSE Grade B in a Modern Foreign Language.
Typical International Baccalaureate offer

Equivalents to A-level grades are as follows:

A*AA: 37 points overall, with 7,6,6 in Higher Level subjects.

AAA:  36 points overall, with 6,6,6 in Higher Level subjects.

AAB:  35 points overall, with 6,6,5 in Higher Level subjects.

ABB:  34 points overall, with 6,5,5 in Higher Level subjects.

NOTE: please check A-Levels for subject requirements.

Full entry requirements

How to apply
Apply through UCAS

Course overview

  • Learn all about French language and culture, including literature, philosophy, history, visual and popular cultures, linguistics and translation.
  • Spend your third year studying or working abroad in France, Belgium, Switzerland, the French Caribbean, La Réunion or Québec.
  • Study at a university ranked 5th in the UK for Modern Languages (QS World University Rankings 2018).
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French Studies

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Fees

Tuition fees for home/EU students commencing their studies in September 2019 will be £9,250 per annum. Tuition fees for international students will be £18,500 per annum. For general information please see the undergraduate finance pages.

Contact details

Academic department
School of Arts, Languages and Cultures
Telephone
+44 (0)161 275 3211
Facsimile
+44 (0)161 275 3031
Email
Website
http://www.alc.manchester.ac.uk/
Academic department overview

See: About us

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