La France Moderne

Languages & Cultures, School of Languages, Cultures, Art History and Music

College of Arts and Law


Code 24199

Level of study First Year

Credit value 20

Semester Across 1 and 2

Other pre-requisites You will need to have studied French to the equivalent of UK A level (i.e. up to the age of 18)

Module description

This module provides an introduction to some of the main aspects of contemporary French society such as the political system, multiculturalism, the economy, foreign policy and the environment. The module is taught in French in order to develop oral and aural skills.

Teaching and learning methods

Weekly lecture supplemented by fortnightly small group seminar