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Programme structure: History of Art and French (BA) - what's running in 2018/19

Please note: It is possible that the information shown for future academic years may change due to developments in the relevant academic field. Optional unit availability varies depending on both staffing and student choice.

Mandatory Unit French Language is must pass. For further information and a definition of must pass units please see the Glossary of Terms

Unit name Unit code Credit points Status
French Language 2 FREN20001 20 Mandatory
Students must choose at least one but no more than two units from the following list:
French Drama FREN20026 20 Optional
France 1940-44: Occupation and Resistance FREN20037 20 Optional
Introduction to French Renaissance Culture FREN20014 20 Optional
The Third Republic: France 1870 - 1940 FREN20036 20 Optional
Paris 1857-1897 FREN20041 20 Optional
The French Language: Structures and Varieties FREN20044 20 Optional
France and Europe FREN23013 20 Optional
Literary Responses to the Hundred Years War FREN20050 20 Optional
France and the Great War: A Cultural and Political History FREN20055 20 Optional
Introduction to French Cinema FREN20056 20 Optional
The Comic and Grotesque in Pre-Modern Culture FREN20060 20 Optional
Modern Critical Theory FREN20061 20 Optional
Plus
Histories and Theories of Art HART22223 20 Mandatory
One of the following:
Curating the Object HART20029 20 Optional
Special Field Project HART22225 20 Optional
If students take Curating the Object they take one Lecture Response unit from the following list, if they take HART22225 (Special Field Project) they take one Special Field unit from the following list:
Lecture Response Units:
Architecture and Urbanism HART20019 20 Optional
Modern Art in the USA 1900-1939 (Lecture Response Unit) HART20005 20 Optional
Art in Britain (Level I Lecture Response Unit) HART20024 20 Optional
Sculpture and the Body (Level I Lecture Response Unit) HART20026 20 Optional
Special Field units:
Early Italian Art HART20009 20 Optional
Art and War (Level I Special Field) HART20027 20 Optional
Cold War Culture: Art and Politics since 1945 (Level I Special Field) HART26001 20 Optional
Modern Art in Britain 1910-1960 (Level I Special Field) HART26003 20 Optional
Paris HART20028 20 Optional
Students may choose up to two units from the following list:
Political Systems of Modern Europe MODL20008 20 Optional
Introduction to Linguistics MODL23013 20 Optional
Gender in Post-Socialist Central and Eastern Europe MODL20011 20 Optional
Students may choose up to one unit from the following list:
Catalan Language (Elementary) MODL23014 20 Optional
Czech Language (Elementary) MODL23015 20 Optional
Diploma of Higher Education   120  

Progression/award requirements

Unit Pass Mark for Undergraduate Programmes:

  • 40 out of 100 – for level C/4, I/5 & H/6 units
  • 50 out of 100 – for level M/7 units

For details on the weightings for classifying undergraduate degrees, please see the Agreed Weightings, by Faculty, to be applied for the Purposes of Calculating the Final Programme Mark and Degree Classification in Undergraduate Programmes.

For detailed rules on progression please see the Regulations and Code of Practice for Taught Programmes and the relevant faculty handbook.

Please refer to the specific progression/award requirements for programmes with a preliminary year of study, and the Gateway programmes or for International Foundation Programmes please see the student handbook available on Blackboard.

Exit awards

All undergraduate degree programmes allow the opportunity for a student to exit from a programme with a Diploma or Certificate of Higher Education.

  • To be awarded a Diploma of Higher Education, a student must have successfully completed 240 credit points, of which at least 90 must be at level 5.
  • To be awarded a Certificate of Higher Education, a student must have successfully completed 120 credit points at level 4.

Integrated Master's degrees may also allow the opportunity for a student to exit from the programme with an equivalent Bachelor's degree where a student has achieved 360 credit points, of which 90 must be at level 6, and has successfully met any additional criteria as described in the programme specification.

The opportunities for a student to exit from one of the professional programmes in Veterinary Science, Medicine, and Dentistry with an Award is outlined in the relevant Programme Regulations (which are available as an annex in the Regulations and Code of Practice for Taught Programmes).

Additional progress information

Students are permitted to conditionally progress to the next year of study and make up a credit deficit where they have failed a particular unit or units provided this meets the conditions in the Regulations and Code of Practice for Taught Programmes.

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