Information for 1st Year Students

Information for 2014/15

Note: information for 2015/16 will be available in September 2016.

Introductory Week

The Year One Introductory Week arrangements will be available to all incoming first year students in September via the New Students webpages. 

Open Units

All students studying one language will be required to find 20-40 credits of Open Units.  Please refer to your welcome letter with regard to how to select your preferred unit(s).

Personal Tutors

Personal Tutor list for 2014-15 will available in Week 0


The Undergraduate handbook for the School of Modern Languages will be available online in due course.

Reading Lists

Below are the reading lists for 2014 entry which will be updated shortly:


Personalised student timetables will be available online via MyBristol, for students who have an activated University account. For more information please refer to the timetable communication, which will be sent to all incoming students in early September. Should you require assistance or discover a problem with your timetable, such as a clash, please contact or pop into the Student School Office (G88, next to the Student Common room, 17 Woodland Rd). Please note timetable changes will not be made for reasons other than clashes with another unit.

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