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Programme structure: Music and French (BA) - what's running in 2021/22

Mandatory Unit FREN20001 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 Faculty of Arts Category Teaching Block
You must take at least 40 CP or FREN-coded units and at least 40 CP of MUSI-coded units
List A - Take FREN20001 and the Music unit from either list A or list D
Approaches to Music History I MUSI20142 20 Optional TB-1
French Language 2 FREN20001 20 Mandatory TB-4
List B - Choose 20 CP from this list. Across Lists B, C and E, you must choose at least one of MUSI20099, MUSI20141, MUSI20058, MUSI20126, MUSI20056, MUSI20124 and MUSI20047.
Further Technical Studies MUSI20099 20 Optional B,E TB-1
Writing for Orchestra MUSI20141 20 Optional TB-1
Composing Live Electronics MUSI20126 20 Optional B,C TB-1
African-American Music in the 20th Century MUSI20066 20 Optional TB-1
The French Language: Structures and Varieties FREN20044 20 Optional TB-1
France 1940-44: Occupation and Resistance FREN20037 20 Optional TB-1
General Linguistics MODL20016 20 Optional TB-1
Woman and Nation MODL23017 20 Optional TB-1
List C - Choose 20 CP from this list. Across Lists B, C and E, you must choose at least one of MUSI20099, MUSI20141, MUSI20058, MUSI20126, MUSI20056, MUSI20124 and MUSI20047.
Performance MUSI20058 20 Optional TB-4
Transcription and Editing MUSI20056 20 Optional TB-2
Composing Live Electronics MUSI20126 20 Optional B,C TB-1
Hip-hop Music and Culture MUSI20071 20 Optional TB-2
From Silent Films to YouTube: Opera on Screen MUSI20128 20 Optional TB-1
Music in National Cinemas MUSI20127 20 Optional TB-1
Music, Technology and Cultural Change, 1900 - present day MUSI20117 20 Optional TB-2
Music and Migration in the 20th Century MUSI20085 20 Optional TB-2
Art and Music in the Medieval West MUSI20129 20 Optional TB-1
African-American Music in the 20th Century MUSI20066 20 Optional TB-1
Art and Music in the Medieval West MUSI20129 20 Optional TB-1
French Drama FREN20026 20 Optional TB-1
French Thought FREN20068 20 Optional TB-2
Introduction to French Cinema FREN20056 20 Optional TB-1
Catalan Language (Elementary) MODL23014 20 Optional TB-4
Czech Language (Elementary) MODL23015 20 Optional TB-4
Woman and Nation MODL23017 20 Optional TB-1
Introduction to teaching Modern Languages as Foreign Languages MODL20021 20 Optional TB-1
Beginners Portuguese MODL20022 20 Optional TB-4
List D - You must choose MUSI20143 from this list if you did not choose MUSI20142 in list A
Approaches to Music History II MUSI20143 20 Optional TB-2
Francophone African Literature FREN20069 20 Optional TB-2
List E - Choose 20 CP from this list. Across Lists B, C and E, you must choose at least one of MUSI20099, MUSI20141, MUSI20058, MUSI20126, MUSI20056, MUSI20124 and MUSI20047.
Performance MUSI20058 20 Optional TB-4
Compositional Strategy MUSI20047 20 Optional E TB-2
Transcription and Editing MUSI20056 20 Optional TB-2
Music recording and production MUSI20124 20 Optional E TB-2
Hip-hop Music and Culture MUSI20071 20 Optional TB-2
From Silent Films to YouTube: Opera on Screen MUSI20128 20 Optional TB-1
Music in National Cinemas MUSI20127 20 Optional TB-1
Further Technical Studies MUSI20099 20 Optional B,E TB-1
Music, Technology and Cultural Change, 1900 - present day MUSI20117 20 Optional TB-2
Music and Migration in the 20th Century MUSI20085 20 Optional TB-2
Art and Music in the Medieval West MUSI20129 20 Optional TB-1
Writing for Orchestra MUSI20141 20 Optional TB-1
France and Europe FREN23013 20 Optional TB-2
Paris 1857-1897 FREN20041 20 Optional TB-2
List F
Choose 20 CP unit from the Bristol Futures list, the UWLP list or the faculty-wide list - OR choose one additional unit from lists A-E OPEN 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, the Gateway programmes and International Foundation programmes.

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).

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