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Portuguese & French with a year abroad

King's College London

B.A. On Campus
48 months
Duration
19800 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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Tuition fee
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Start date

About

The Department offers an unrivaled Portuguese & French with a year abroad programme at King's London College containing topics such as the medieval to the contemporary, on literature, linguistics, art, history, popular music, film, theatre and translation, all taught from our Central London campus. 

Overview

This course includes a year abroad which is normally split between French and Portuguese-speaking countries (usually Portugal or Brazil).

Key benefits

French

  • Recognised as one of the leading French departments in the UK, distinguished for its world-leading and internationally excellent research.
  • A leading department of French, currently ranked within the top 5 in the UK (Complete University Guide 2019).
  • Teaching features innovative approaches to French language, literature, cultural, political and historical studies.
  • The year abroad offers students the unique opportunity for immersion in French culture. We have exchanges with a number of partner universities in France and French speaking countries, and the opportunity to undertake an internship/work placement in a French- speaking environment (typically sourced by students themselves).
  • Combination of language skills, cultural literacy and critical thinking means graduates from King’s are highly employable.
  • All students follow core modules in French language to a high level of proficiency in written and spoken French.

Portuguese 

  • Opportunity to study Portuguese from beginners’ level.
  • Course taught by world-class lecturers in a friendly environment.
  • Wide range of modules is unique in the UK.
  • King’s library contains the most complete collection of material on Portugal, Brazil and Portuguese-speaking Africa available in any UK university.
  • Central location offers students the opportunity to make use of the library of the Luso-Brazilian Council.
The Portuguese & French with a year abroad is offered at King's College London.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Core French Language
  • Introduction to French Literature
  • Core Portuguese Language
  • Global Iberias
  • The Practice of Translation
  • Portuguese Language

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
100
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Credits

480 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
100
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
7
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Required grades

AAB

Please note that A-level General Studies, Critical Thinking, Thinking Skills and Global Perspectives are not accepted by King's as one of your A-levels. However, if offered the grade achieved may be taken into account when considering whether or not to accept a candidate who has just fallen short of the conditions of their offer.

  • Required subjects
French and Portuguese (except for applicants to the ab initio Portuguese pathway).
  • Preferred subjects
History, Spanish or Italian.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    19800 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19800 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Due for update

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