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History of Art and French, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #51 (QS) ,
This History of Art and French course from University of Bristol combines history of art with the study of French. This combination offers an enriching experience with exciting intellectual challenges, and provides a valuable skill set that is ideally tailored to an increasingly globalised workplace.

About

During the History of Art and French programme from University of Bristol  you will study a combination of language, art history and culture units, spending your third year abroad in a French-speaking environment, which will enable you to refine your language skills and cultural understanding.

Both departments encourage strong synergy between research and teaching, resulting in a vibrant learning environment for our students as staff respond in their teaching to new developments.

French is spoken by hundreds of millions of people around the world. Alongside studying history of art, you can take a broad range of French units in language, history, literature and culture, from medieval literature to French cinema. Specialists in French will encourage you to explore the relationship between literary and visual cultures.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
    Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 72 months
    • Part-time variant
      Weekday
    • Duration description

      6-7 year(s) part-time. Part-time study over six or seven years with daytime, weekday teaching plus a period of residence abroad

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • French Language
  • Introduction to Modern Art
  • Shaping France
  • Introduction to Medieval Art
  • Landscape 
  • French Drama
  • France 1940-44: Occupation and Resistance
  • Introduction to Medieval Literature
  • The French Language: Structures and Varieties
  • Victor Hugo and Nineteenth-Century France

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    100

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  • Minimum required score:

    7

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  • Minimum required score (Grade C):

    185

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  • Minimum required score:

    68

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Academic Requirements

  • A-level Standard offer: AAB including French
  • A-level Contextual offer: BBB including French
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma Standard offer: 34 points overall with 17 at Higher Level, including 5 at Higher Level in French
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma Contextual offer: 31 points overall with 15 at Higher Level, including 5 at Higher Level in French
  • Cambridge Pre-U offer: Requirements are as for A-levels, where Grade A* is D2, A is D3, B is M2, and C is M3
  • BTEC offer: DDD plus B in A-level French

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    18100 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 18100 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • EU/EEA Applies to you

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
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  • Channel Islands and Isle of Man: £9,250
  • For undergraduate course part-time, your tuition fee will normally be pro rata the full-time fee for the course.

Living costs for Bristol

  • 750 - 1260 GBP/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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