University of Strathclyde

Degree level: Undergraduate

French and Journalism, Media and Communication

Make sure you check on the university, college or conservatoire website for any updates about course changes as a result of COVID-19.

Course summary

Studying French at Strathclyde will give you the chance to become a fluent linguist and, with our year abroad programme, an opportunity to experience living, working and/or studying in another country. Pursuing the BA in Journalism, Media and Communication will engage you in useful learning in a broad professional context, which includes a critical understanding of the media industry, while acquiring technical and professional skills in journalism, communication, information design and management, and using them in the dynamic media market of Glasgow and beyond. Why French and Journalism, Media and Communication at Strathclyde? We're ranked No 1 in the Complete University Guide League Tables 2019 for Communication & Media Studies. Focus on professional language skills and contemporary culture. Study abroad with our partners in Paris, Dijon, Tours, Amiens and Angers. Spend up to two years abroad – one on exchange to a partner university and one as an English-language assistant in a French School. Stevenson Exchange Scholarship – a competitive award with funding towards a project undertaken while abroad. French can also be studied within the LLB Honours Law with a Modern Language. Combine French with selected business subjects. Your Career Graduates are currently working in a variety of environments around the world. Recent graduate roles include: Business Executive Professional Linguist Researcher IT Expert Journalist Lawyer Entrepreneur

Course details

Qualified teacher status (QTS)

To work as a teacher at a state school in England or Wales, you will need to achieve qualified teacher status (QTS). This is offered on this course for the following level:

  • Course does not award QTS

How to apply

This course has limited vacancies, and is no longer accepting applications from some students. See the list below for where you normally live, to check if you’re eligible to apply.

EU

Wales

England

International

Scotland

Northern Ireland

Republic of Ireland

Application codes

Course code:
R1P5
Institution code:
S78
Campus name:
University of Strathclyde
Campus code:
-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements


Unistats information

Operated by the Office for Students
87%
Student satisfaction
75%
Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
90%
Go onto work and study

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £16400 Year 1
England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
Scotland £1820 Year 1
International £16400 Year 1
Republic of Ireland £16400 Year 1

Additional fee information

Undergraduate students who live in Scotland will usually have their tuition fees paid by the Student Awards Agency Scotland (SAAS). If you have previously attended university or college or are not sure about your eligibility, you should contact SAAS to check your eligibility to have your fees paid. SAAS will pay your tuition fees directly to Strathclyde. Most undergraduate students from the rest of the UK (England, Wales and Northern Ireland) will receive a free year of tuition as, assuming no change in Rest of UK fees policy over the period, the total amount payable by undergraduate students will be capped. For students commencing study next session, this is capped at £27,750. The University of Strathclyde offers a wide range of scholarships and bursaries. For further information, please consult the following page: https://www.strath.ac.uk/studywithus/scholarships/. For further information on tuition fees, additional costs and funding for this programme, please view the "Fees and funding" section on the programme website.
French and Journalism, Media and Communication at University of Strathclyde - UCAS