Why should I take this Structured Elective?
This Structured Elective will be of interest to you if you wish to develop a high level of proficiency in the production and comprehension of written and spoken French. Linguistic ability will facilitate in turn the acquisition of intercultural competency.

How would this Structured Elective benefit me?
You will graduate with an additional language qualification. You will be able to advance to a C1 CEFR level of proficiency by the end of the range of modules (i.e. on completion of FR30320 to a B standard). Such a qualification will greatly enhance your overall degree, at a time when foreign language skills are very much in demand in the workplace.

How do I take the modules in this Structured Elective?

  • Important: In order to enrol in this structured elective, you must have passed FR10070: French Grammar and Expression.
  • In order to earn this Structured Elective you must take the specified modules in or after 2013/14.
  • To receive this Structured Elective you must take the required modules as Elective modules and not as Core or Option modules.
  • Content modules coordinated as listed on system, and dependent on prerequisites.
  • You do not need to register for this Structured Elective in advance, it will be awarded when you complete 15 credits during your studies.
  • If you have completed at least 15 credits from the set of specified electives you will then have an Elective Specialisation in the subject noted on your official transcript.
  • There is no guarantee that it will be possible to take 15 credits from the set. This will depend on availability of places and on timetable exigencies.


3 from: FR 20020
FR 20040
FR 30310
FR 30320
*Additional credits may come from any module with a FR code.
French language II a
French Language II b
French Language 3a: Expression avancée
French Language 3b