Skip to navigation | Skip to main content | Skip to footer
Menu Share this content
Menu Search the University of Manchester siteSearch
Search type

Alternatively, use our A–Z index

French bridge
BA History and French
Combine a specialist study of French culture with a range of diverse historical periods.

BA History and French / Overview

Year of entry: 2019

Degree awarded
BA
Duration
4 years
Typical A-level offer

AAB

Typical contextual A-level offer (what is this?)
ABB including History (Grade A) plus English Language at A2 or GCSE in a Modern Foreign Language (Grade B).
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

  • Study a wide range of historical, literary, linguistic and cultural subjects and periods, in a world-famous and historically rich city.
  • Perfect your expertise in French and spend your third year studying or working abroad in a French-speaking country.
  • Study at a university ranked 5th in the UK for Modern Languages and 7th in the UK for History (QS World University Rankings 2018).

Open days

  • The University hold open days regularly (usually June, Sept and October) where you have the opportunity to tour the campus and find out more about the facilities and courses we offer.
  • If your application is successful you will be invited to a visit day specifically for your area of study.  On this day you will find out more about the School and its resources, meet members of staff and current students and discuss study aims and qualifications with admissions staff.
  • We do not normally interview applicants.  We make offers after carefully considering your UCAS application.

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
Contact name
Gail Dickinson
Telephone
+44 (0)161 306 1251
Email
Website
http://www.alc.manchester.ac.uk
Academic department overview

See: About us

Courses in related subject areas

Use the links below to view lists of courses in related subject areas.

Compare this course

Regulated by the Office for Students

The University of Manchester is regulated by the Office for Students (OfS). The OfS aims to help students succeed in Higher Education by ensuring they receive excellent information and guidance, get high quality education that prepares them for the future and by protecting their interests. More information can be found at the OfS website.

You can find regulations and policies relating to student life at The University of Manchester, including our Degree Regulations and Complaints Procedure, on our regulations website.