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French and History (BA)

  • VR11

4 years (Full-time) / n/a (Part-time) / n/a (Distance / E-Learning)

French and History BA (Joint Honours) gives students the opportunity to combine a major world language with the study of social and political history. The School of Modern Languages aims to create ‘global citizens’ of its students and, with in depth study of both French and history, graduates will be an asset for an increasingly global workforce. Students will also spend their third year in France, practising and developing their acquired language skills.

French and History

Key Facts

UCAS Code VR11
Duration 4 years
How to apply www.cardiff.ac.uk/howtoapply
Accreditation  
Typical places available

The School of Modern Languages admits around 170 students every year to its undergraduate degree programmes.

The School of History, Archaeology and Religion admits around 260 students every year to its undergraduate degree programmes.

Typical applications received

The School of Modern Languages = 630

The School of History, Archaeology and Religion = 1650

Scholarships & Bursaries www.cardiff.ac.uk/scholarships
Fees www.cardiff.ac.uk/fees
Typical A-level offer ABB (B in French; B in History)
Admissions Tutors

Prof Gordon Cumming

Tel Number

029 2087 5590 / 029 2087 0824

Email address

French: EUROP-UG-Admissions@cardiff.ac.uk

History: jointhonoursugadmissions@cardiff.ac.uk

School website

www.cardiff.ac.uk/modern-languages/

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For more information about the course structures, modules and teaching for these subjects, please visit the individual profiles of French and History on our website.

For more information about the course structures, modules and teaching for these subjects, please visit the individual profiles of French and History on our website.

Typical A-level Offer

ABB -Three A Level subjects, must include B in History and a B in French.

Note: Normally no offers are made on a point basis. We do not include General Studies or Critical Thinking in our offers.

Typical WBQ Offer

Welsh Baccalaureate Advanced Diploma with a pass in the Core and grades AB in GCE A-Level, to include a B in History and a B in French. We do not include General Studies or Critical Thinking in our offers.

Typical Int Bacc Offer

33 points, including 5 points in Higher Level French and 5 points in Higher Level History

Other Applications from those offering alternative qualifications are welcome. Please see detailed admissions and selection criteria for more information.

A list of commonly accepted alternative entry qualifications and admissions and selection criteria for this degree programme can be read here.

Next intake: September each year

School Contact

Name: Ms Vicky Ucele (UG)  

Telephone: +44 (0)29 2087 0824 

Fax: +44 (0)29 2087 4946 

Email: europ-ug-admissions@cardiff.ac.uk  

School Website: http://www.cardiff.ac.uk/modern-languages/

More information

School of Modern Languages

School of History, Archaeology and Religion