FCH modules Penryn

Business

Year 1

Compulsory modules

Code

Module

Credits

BEP1090 Business Awareness* 15
BEP1080 Theory and Practice of Management 15

* If this module is not available Business and Society BEP1010 will be the core option for Flexible Combined Honours Business Pathway

Optional modules

Optional modules available:

Code

Module

Credits

BEP1040 Marketing in a Digital Age 15
BEP1050 Economics for Managers 15

Please note that optional modules are subject to change and not all modules are available to FCH students, due to timetable constraints. 

Year 2

Compulsory modules

Code

Module

Credits

BEP2020 Project Management 15
BEP2040 Strategic Concepts for Business 15

Optional modules

Optional modules available:

Code

Module

Credits

BEP2010 Sustainable Enterprise Economy 15
BEP2080 Legal Foundations for Business 15

Please note that optional modules are subject to change and not all modules are available to FCH students, due to timetable constraints. 

Final year

Optional modules

No Final year Compulsory modules

Optional modules include:

Code

Module

Credits

BEP3070 Crisis; Change and Creativity in Organisations 15
BEP3030 Globalisation and Internationalisation 15
BEP3060 Small Business Management 15
BEP3010 Social and Technological Innovation 15

Please note that optional modules are subject to change and not all modules are available to FCH students, due to timetable constraints.

The modules we outline here provide examples of what you can expect to learn on this degree course based on recent academic teaching. The precise modules available to you in future years may vary depending on staff availability and research interests, new topics of study, timetabling and student demand.

Year 1

Compulsory modules

Code

Module

Credits

BEP1090 Business Awareness* 15
BEP1080 Theory and Practice of Management 15

* If this module is not available Business and Society BEP1010 will be the core option for Flexible Combined Honours Business Pathway.

Optional modules

Optional modules available:

Code

Module

Credits

BEP1040 Marketing in a Digital Age 15
BEP1050 Economics for Managers 15

Please note that optional modules are subject to change and not all modules are available to FCH students, due to timetable constraints. 

Year 2

Compulsory modules

Code

Module

Credits

BEP2020 Project Management 15
BEP2040 Strategic Concepts for Business 15 

Optional modules

Optional modules available:

Code

Module

Credits

BEP2010 Sustainable Enterprise Economy 15
BEP2080 Legal Foundations for Business 15

Please note that optional modules are subject to change and not all modules are available to FCH students, due to timetable constraints. 

Final year

No Final year Compulsory modules.

Optional modules

Optional modules include:

Code

Module

Credits

BEP3070 Crisis; Change and Creativity in Organisations 15
BEP3030 Globalisation and Internationalisation 15
BEP3060 Small Business Management 15
BEP3010 Social and Technological Innovation 15

Please note that optional modules are subject to change and not all modules are available to FCH students, due to timetable constraints. 

English

Year 1

Compulsory modules

Code

Module

Credits

TRU1101 Foundations 30
TRU1104 Reinventions 30

Year 2

Optional modules

No Second year Compulsory modules

Choose from optional modules available. Please visit the Humanities intranet for details of optional modules available for English in the Year 2.

Please note that optional modules are subject to change and not all modules are available to FCH students, due to timetable constraints.

Final year

Optional modules

No Final year Compulsory modules

Choose from optional modules available. Please visit the Humanities intranet for details of optional modules available for English in the Final year.

Please note that optional modules are subject to change and not all modules are available to FCH students, due to timetable constraints.

 

The modules we outline here provide examples of what you can expect to learn on this degree course based on recent academic teaching. The precise modules available to you in future years may vary depending on staff availability and research interests, new topics of study, timetabling and student demand.

Year 1

Compulsory modules

Code

Module

Credits

HUC1002 The Craft of Writing 15
HUC1004 Research Skills: From the Archive to Digital Humanities 15
TRU1113
Literature and the History of Ideas 30

Year 2

No Second year Compulsory modules.

Optional modules

Choose from optional modules available. Please visit English for details of optional modules available for English in the Year 2.

Please note that optional modules are subject to change and not all modules are available to FCH students, due to timetable constraints.

Final year

No Final year Compulsory modules.

Optional modules

Choose from optional modules available. Please visit English for details of optional modules available for English in the Final year.

Please note that optional modules are subject to change and not all modules are available to FCH students, due to timetable constraints.

Environmental Law (minor)

Year 1

Compulsory modules

Code

Module

Credits

LAW1016C A Legal Foundation for Environmental Protection 15

Note – The study of Law as part of a Flexible Combined Honours degree does not lead to professional accreditation by the Law Society or the Bar Council. 

Year 2

Compulsory modules

Code

Module

Credits

LAW2016C Environmental Regulation and Redress 15

Note – The study of Law as part of a Flexible Combined Honours degree does not lead to professional accreditation by the Law Society or the Bar Council. 

Final year

Compulsory modules

Code

Module

Credits

LAW3016C Legal Response to Environmental Destruction 15

Note – The study of Law as part of a Flexible Combined Honours degree does not lead to professional accreditation by the Law Society or the Bar Council.

The modules we outline here provide examples of what you can expect to learn on this degree course based on recent academic teaching. The precise modules available to you in future years may vary depending on staff availability and research interests, new topics of study, timetabling and student demand.

Year 1

Compulsory modules

Code

Module

Credits

LAW1016C A Legal Foundation for Environmental Protection 15

Note - The study of Law as part of a Flexible Combined Honours degree does not lead to professional accreditation by the Law Society or the Bar Council.

Year 2

Compulsory modules

Code

Module

Credits

LAW2016C

Environmental Regulation and Redress 15

Note - The study of Law as part of a Flexible Combined Honours degree does not lead to professional accreditation by the Law Society or the Bar Council.

Final year

Compulsory modules

Code

Module

Credits

LAW3016C Legal Response to Environmental Destruction 15

Note - The study of Law as part of a Flexible Combined Honours degree does not lead to professional accreditation by the Law Society or the Bar Council.

Environmental Science

Year 1

Compulsory modules

Code

Module

Credits

LAW1016C Legal Foundation for Environmental Protection 15
GEO1408B Global Issues in Environmental Science 15

Optional modules

Remaining credits made up of optional modules, which include:

Code

Module

Credits

GEO1406B Analysis of Environmental Data 15
GEO1405B Earth System Science 15
GEO1416 Environmental Science Tutorials* 15

*Only students studying 45 credits or more in Environmental Science can add the GEO1416 Environmental Science Tutorials module.

Note – the West Penwith Fieldtrip is not available to FCH students, because of accommodation space restrictions.

Year 2

Optional modules

No Second year Compulsory modules

Choose from optional modules available. Please visit the Life and Environmental Sciences intranet for details of optional modules available for Environmental in the Year 2.

Please note that optional modules are subject to change and not all modules are available to FCH students, due to timetable constraints.

Final year

Optional modules

No Final year Compulsory modules

Choose from optional modules available. Please visit the Life and Environmental Sciences intranet for details of optional modules available for Environmental Science in the Final year.

Please note that optional modules are subject to change and not all modules are available to FCH students, due to timetable constraints.

The modules we outline here provide examples of what you can expect to learn on this degree course based on recent academic teaching. The precise modules available to you in future years may vary depending on staff availability and research interests, new topics of study, timetabling and student demand.

Year 1

Compulsory modules

Code

Module

Credits

LAW1016C Legal Foundation for Environmental Protection 15
GEO1408B Global Issues in Environmental Science 15

Optional modules

Remaining credits made up of optional modules, which include:

Code

Module

Credits

GEO1406B Analysis of Environmental Data 15
GEO1405B Earth System Science 15
GEO1416 Environmental Science Tutorials* 15

*Only students studying 45 credits or more in Environmental Science can add the GEO1416 Environmental Science Tutorials module.

Note – the West Penwith Fieldtrip is not available to FCH students, because of accommodation space restrictions.

Year 2

No Second year Compulsory modules.

Optional modules

Choose from optional modules available. Please visit Environmental Science for details of optional modules available for Environmental in the Year 2.

Please note that optional modules are subject to change and not all modules are available to FCH students, due to timetable constraints.

Final year

No Final year Compulsory modules.

Optional modules

Choose from optional modules available. Please visit Environmental Science for details of optional modules available for Environmental Science in the Final year.

Please note that optional modules are subject to change and not all modules are available to FCH students, due to timetable constraints.

With proficiency in French

The modules we outline here provide examples of what you can expect to learn on this degree course based on recent academic teaching. The precise modules available to you in future years may vary depending on staff availability and research interests, new topics of study, timetabling and student demand.

By completing a minimum of 60 credits in French, your language will be recognised in your degree title as ‘… with proficiency in French’. Achieving “with proficiency in Advanced French” will require at least 60 credits at an Advanced level.

Year 1

Language only, as a minor pathway (30 credits out of the overall 120 taken each year) through the Foreign Language Centre.

Compulsory modules

Students select one module, based on their qualifications and experience, from:

Beginners:

Code

Module

Credits

PLF1130 French Beginners 30

Intermediate:

Code

Module

Credits

PLF2230 French Intermediate One 30
PLF2330 French Intermediate Two 30

Advanced:

Code

Module

Credits

PLF3415 French Advanced One 15
PLF3430 French Advanced One 30
PLF3515 French Advanced Two 15
PLF3530 French Advanced Two 30

Year 2

Language only, as a minor pathway (30 credits out of the overall 120 taken each year) through the Foreign Language Centre.

Compulsory modules

Students select one module based on their qualifications and experience or progress to the next level.

Final year

Language only, as a minor pathway (30 credits out of the overall 120 taken each year) through the Foreign Language Centre.

Compulsory modules

Students progress to the next level, or select one module based on their previous experience studying the language. This means that PLF1130 cannot be taken in the final year.

The modules we outline here provide examples of what you can expect to learn on this degree course based on recent academic teaching. The precise modules available to you in future years may vary depending on staff availability and research interests, new topics of study, timetabling and student demand.

By completing a minimum of 60 credits in French, your language will be recognised in your degree title as ‘… with proficiency in French’. Achieving “with proficiency in Advanced French” will require at least 60 credits at an Advanced level.

Year 1

Language only, as a minor pathway (30 credits out of the overall 120 taken each year) through the Foreign Language Centre.

Compulsory modules

Students select one module, based on their qualifications and experience, from:

Beginners:

Code

Module

Credits

PLF1130 French Beginners 30

Intermediate:

Code

Module

Credits

PLF2230 French Intermediate One 30
PLF2330 French Intermediate Two 30

Advanced:

Code

Module

Credits

PLF3415 French Advanced One 15
PLF3430 French Advanced One 30
PLF3515 French Advanced Two 15
PLF3530 French Advanced Two 30

Year 2

Language only, as a minor pathway (30 credits out of the overall 120 taken each year) through the Foreign Language Centre.

Compulsory modules

Students select one module based on their qualifications and experience or progress to the next level.

Final year

Language only, as a minor pathway (30 credits out of the overall 120 taken each year) through the Foreign Language Centre.

Compulsory modules

Students progress to the next level, or select one module based on their previous experience studying the language. This means that PLF1130 cannot be taken in the final year.

Geography

Year 1

Compulsory modules

Code

Module

Credits

GEO1401B Approaches to Geographical Knowledge 15
GEO1413 The Geography of Cornwall 15

Optional modules

Remaining credits made up of optional modules, which include:

Code

Module

Credits

GEO1408B Global Issues in Environmental Science 15
GEO1405B Earth System Science 15
GEO1415 Geography Tutorials* 15

*Only students studying 45 credits or more in Geography can add the GEO1414 Geography Tutorials module.

Note – the West Penwith Fieldtrip is not available to FCH students, because of accommodation space restrictions. 

Year 2

Optional modules

No Second year Compulsory modules

Choose from optional modules available. Please visit the Life and Environmental Sciences intranet for details of optional modules available for Geography in the Year 2.

Please note that optional modules are subject to change and not all modules are available to FCH students, due to timetable constraints.

Final year

Optional modules

No Final year Compulsory modules

Choose from optional modules available. Please visit  the Life and Environmental Sciences intranet for details of optional modules available for Geography in the Final year.

Please note that optional modules are subject to change and not all modules are available to FCH students, due to timetable constraints.

Year 1

Compulsory modules

Code

Module

Credits

GEO1401B Approaches to Geographical Knowledge 15
GEO1413 The Geography of Cornwall 15

Optional modules

Remaining credits made up of optional modules, which include:

Code

Module

Credits

GEO1408B Global Issues in Environmental Science 15
GEO1405B Earth System Science 15
GEO1415 Geography Tutorials* 15

*Only students studying 45 credits or more in Geography can add the GEO1415 Geography Tutorials module.

Note – the West Penwith Fieldtrip is not available to FCH students, because of accommodation space restrictions. 

Year 2

No Second year Compulsory modules.

Optional modules

Choose from optional modules available. Please visit Geography for details of optional modules available for Geography in the Year 2.

Please note that optional modules are subject to change and not all modules are available to FCH students, due to timetable constraints.

Final year

No Final year Compulsory modules.

Optional modules

Choose from optional modules available. Please visit Geography for details of optional modules available for Geography in the Final year.

Please note that optional modules are subject to change and not all modules are available to FCH students, due to timetable constraints.

Geography, Environment and Human Health

Year 1

Compulsory modules

Code

Module

Credits

GEO1401B Approaches to Geographical Knowledge 15
GEO1413 The Geography of Cornwall 15

Optional modules

Remaining credits made up of optional modules, which include:

Code

Module

Credits

GEO1412 Society, Environment and Energy 15
GEO1408B Global Issues in Environmental Science 15
GEO1405B Earth System Science 15
GEO1415 Geography Tutorials* 15

*Only students studying 45 credits or more in Geography can add the GEO1415 Geography Tutorials module.

Note – the West Penwith Fieldtrip is not available to FCH students, because of accommodation space restrictions. 

Year 2

Compulsory modules

Code

Module

Credits

CSC2011M Living with Environmental Change 15
CSC2010M  Oceans and Human Health 15

Optional modules

Choose from optional modules available. Please visit Geography for details of optional modules available for Geography in the Year 2.

Please note that optional modules are subject to change and not all modules are available to FCH students, due to timetable constraints.

Final year

Compulsory modules

Code

Module

Credits

CSC4013M Frontiers in Global Health 15
CSC4020 Expanding Horizons 45

Optional modules

Choose from optional modules available. Please visit Geography for details of optional modules available for Geography in the Final year.

Please note that optional modules are subject to change and not all modules are available to FCH students, due to timetable constraints.

History

Year 1

Compulsory modules

Code

Module

Credits

HIC1000 History Foundation Course 30

Optional modules

Choose from optional L1 History modules available. Please visit the Humanities intranet for details of optional modules available for History in the Year 1.

Please note that optional modules are subject to change and not all modules are available to FCH students, due to timetable constraints.

Year 2

Optional modules

No Second year Compulsory modules

Choose from optional modules available. Please visit the Humanities intranet for details of optional modules available for History in the Year 2.

Please note that optional modules are subject to change and not all modules are available to FCH students, due to timetable constraints. 

Final year

Optional modules

No Final year Compulsory modules

Choose from optional modules available. Please visit the Humanities intranet for details of optional modules available for History in the Final year.

Please note that optional modules are subject to change and not all modules are available to FCH students, due to timetable constraints.

The modules we outline here provide examples of what you can expect to learn on this degree course based on recent academic teaching. The precise modules available to you in future years may vary depending on staff availability and research interests, new topics of study, timetabling and student demand.

Year 1

Compulsory modules

Code

Module

Credits

HIC1000 History Foundation Course 30

Optional modules

Choose from optional L1 History modules available. Please visit History for details of optional modules available for History in the Year 1.

Please note that optional modules are subject to change and not all modules are available to FCH students, due to timetable constraints.

Year 2

No Second year Compulsory modules.

Optional modules

Choose from optional modules available. Please visit History for details of optional modules available for History in the Year 2.

Please note that optional modules are subject to change and not all modules are available to FCH students, due to timetable constraints. 

Final year

No Final year Compulsory modules.

Optional modules

Choose from optional modules available. Please visit History for details of optional modules available for History in the Final year.

Please note that optional modules are subject to change and not all modules are available to FCH students, due to timetable constraints.

International Relations

Year 1

Compulsory modules

Code

Module

Credits

POC1021 Key Concepts in Politics and International Relations 15

Optional modules

Choose from optional modules available. Please visit the Social Sciences and International Studies intranet for details of optional modules available for International Relations in the Year 1.

Please note that optional modules are subject to change and not all modules are available to FCH students, due to timetable constraints. 

Year 2

Compulsory modules

Code

Module

Credits

POC2048 Research Methods in International Relations  15
POC2087 Security Studies 15

Optional modules

Choose from optional modules available. Please visit the Social Sciences and International Studies intranet for details of optional modules available for International Relations in the Year 2.

Please note that optional modules are subject to change and not all modules are available to FCH students, due to timetable constraints.

Final year

Optional modules

No Final year Compulsory modules

Choose from optional modules available. Please visit the Social Sciences and International Studies intranet for details of optional modules available for International Relations in the Final year.

Please note that optional modules are subject to change and not all modules are available to FCH students, due to timetable constraints.

The modules we outline here provide examples of what you can expect to learn on this degree course based on recent academic teaching. The precise modules available to you in future years may vary depending on staff availability and research interests, new topics of study, timetabling and student demand.

Year 1

Compulsory modules

Code

Module

Credits

POC1021 Key Concepts in Politics and International Relations 15

Optional modules

Choose from optional modules available. Please visit International Relations for details of optional modules available for International Relations in the Year 1.

Please note that optional modules are subject to change and not all modules are available to FCH students, due to timetable constraints. 

Year 2

Compulsory modules

Code

Module

Credits

POC2048 Research Methods in International Relations  15
POC2087 Security Studies 15

Optional modules

Choose from optional modules available. Please visit International Relations for details of optional modules available for International Relations in the Year 2.

Please note that optional modules are subject to change and not all modules are available to FCH students, due to timetable constraints.

Final year

No Final year Compulsory modules.

Optional modules

Choose from optional modules available. Please visit International Relations for details of optional modules available for International Relations in the Final year.

Please note that optional modules are subject to change and not all modules are available to FCH students, due to timetable constraints.

Law

To study Law as a major subject FCH, you must take a minimum of 105 credits in Law modules across the second and final stages (depending on the other subject(s) taken, this would either be named first in the degree title, or second with an "and" in the title).

You must have studied at least 30 credits of law at stage 1 to study law as a major subject at second and final stages.

You may study a maximum of 60 credits of law at each stage of your degree, up to a total of 180 credits over the whole degree programme.

Qualifications from the FCH Law Pathway:

If you are studying Law as a major subject on the FCH Law Pathway, you will receive a non-qualifying BA/BSc degree and cannot be awarded a qualifying LLB (Bachelor of Laws) degree. You may not transfer into the qualifying LLB (Bachelor of Laws) Law with Business Degree programmes in your second year. You may, however, transfer into the non-qualifying BBL (Bachelor of Business and Laws) degree programme subject to the consent of both the Directors of Education for Law and for Business. If you are studying law as a major subject on the FCH law Pathway, and have the maximum 180 credits in law in your degree, you may decide that you have the necessary knowledge and skills take the first of two stages of the new Solicitors Qualifying Exam (SQE1) directly after your degree and prepare for the second stage (SQE2) to become a solicitor in England and Wales.

Year 1

Compulsory modules

No first year compulsory modules.

Optional modules

Select from the following modules:

Code

Module

Credits

LAW1003C

Criminal Law

30

LAW1016C

Legal Foundation for Environmental Protection

15

LAW1022C

Legal Foundations 

30

LAW1039C

Public & EU Law

30

Choose from optional modules available. Please visit the Modules and Programmes section of the Law Current Students pages for details of optional modules available for Law in Year 1.

Please note that optional modules are subject to change and not all modules are available to FCH students, due to timetable constraints.

Year 2

Compulsory modules

No second year compulsory modules.

Optional modules

Code

Module

Credits

LAW2004C

Contract Law

30
LAW2015C The Law of Torts 30
LAW2016C Environmental Regulation and Redress 15
LAW2104C Access to Justice 1 15

Choose from optional modules available. Please visit the Modules and Programmes section of the Law Current Students pages for details of optional modules available for Law in Year 2.

Please note that optional modules are subject to change and not all modules are available to FCH students, due to timetable constraints.

Final year

Compulsory modules

No final year compulsory modules.

Optional modules

Code

Module

Credits

LAW3016C

Legal Response to Environmental Destruction

15

LAW3017C

Land Law

30

LAW3041C

Trusts

30

LAW3047C

Dissertation

30

LAW3103C

Foundations of Company Law

15

LAW3105C

Access to Justice 2

15

LAW3106C

Commercial Law

30

LAW3107C

Company Law

15

Choose from optional modules available. Please visit the Modules and Programmes section of the Law Current Students pages for details of optional modules available for Law in Final Year.

Please note that optional modules are subject to change and not all modules are available to FCH students, due to timetable constraints.

The modules we outline here provide examples of what you can expect to learn on this degree course based on recent academic teaching. The precise modules available to you in future years may vary depending on staff availability and research interests, new topics of study, timetabling and student demand.

To study Law as a major subject FCH, you must take a minimum of 105 credits in Law modules across the second and final stages (depending on the other subject(s) taken, this would either be named first in the degree title, or second with an "and" in the title).

You must have studied at least 30 credits of law at stage 1 to study law as a major subject at second and final stages.

You may study a maximum of 60 credits of law at each stage of your degree, up to a total of 180 credits over the whole degree programme.

Qualifications from the FCH Law Pathway:

If you are studying Law as a major subject on the FCH Law Pathway, you will receive a non-qualifying BA/BSc degree and cannot be awarded a qualifying LLB (Bachelor of Laws) degree. You may not transfer into the qualifying LLB (Bachelor of Laws) Law with Business Degree programmes in your second year. You may, however, transfer into the non-qualifying BBL (Bachelor of Business and Laws) degree programme subject to the consent of both the Directors of Education for Law and for Business. If you are studying law as a major subject on the FCH law Pathway, and have the maximum 180 credits in law in your degree, you may decide that you have the necessary knowledge and skills take the first of two stages of the new Solicitors Qualifying Exam (SQE1) directly after your degree and prepare for the second stage (SQE2) to become a solicitor in England and Wales.

Year 1

Compulsory modules

No first year compulsory modules.

Optional modules

Select from the following modules:

Code

Module

Credits

LAW1003C

Criminal Law

30

LAW1016C

Legal Foundation for Environmental Protection

15

LAW1022C

Legal Foundations

30

LAW1039C

Public & EU Law

30

Choose from optional modules available. Please visit the Modules and Programmes section of the Law Current Students pages for details of optional modules available for Law in Year 1.

Please note that optional modules are subject to change and not all modules are available to FCH students, due to timetable constraints.  

Year 2

Compulsory modules

No second year compulsory modules.

Optional modules

Code

Module

Credits

LAW2004C

Contract Law

30

LAW2015C

The Law of Torts

30

LAW2016C

Environmental Regulation and Redress

15

LAW2104C

Access to Justice 1

15

Choose from optional modules available. Please visit the Modules and Programmes section of the Law Current Students pages for details of optional modules available for Law in Year 2.

Please note that optional modules are subject to change and not all modules are available to FCH students, due to timetable constraints.

Final year

Compulsory modules

No final year compulsory modules.

Optional modules

Code

Module

Credits

LAW3016C

Legal Response to Environmental Destruction

15

LAW3017C

Land Law

30

LAW3041C

Trusts

30

LAW3047C

Dissertation

30

LAW3103C

Foundations of Company Law

15

LAW3105C

Access to Justice 2

15

LAW3106C

Commercial Law

30

LAW3107C

Company Law

30

Choose from optional modules available. Please visit the Modules and Programmes section of the Law Current Students pages for details of optional modules available for Law in Final Year.

Please note that optional modules are subject to change and not all modules are available to FCH students, due to timetable constraints.

With proficiency in Mandarin Chinese

The modules we outline here provide examples of what you can expect to learn on this degree course based on recent academic teaching. The precise modules available to you in future years may vary depending on staff availability and research interests, new topics of study, timetabling and student demand.

By completing a minimum of 60 credits in Mandarin, your language will be recognised in your degree title as ‘… with proficiency in Mandarin Chinese’.

Year 1

Language only, as a minor pathway (30 credits out of the overall 120 taken each year) through the Foreign Language Centre. 

Compulsory modules

Students select one module, based on their qualifications and experience, from: 

Beginners:

Code

Module

Credits

PLM1130 Mandarin Chinese Beginners 30

Intermediate:

Code

Module

Credits

PLM2230 Mandarin Chinese Intermediate One 30

Year 2

Language only, as a minor pathway (30 credits out of the overall 120 taken each year) through the Foreign Language Centre. 

Compulsory modules

Students select one module based on their qualifications and experience or progress to the next level.

Final year

Language only, as a minor pathway (30 credits out of the overall 120 taken each year) through the Foreign Language Centre.

Compulsory modules

Students progress to the next level, or select one module based on their previous experience studying the language. This means that PLM1130 cannot be taken in the final year.

The modules we outline here provide examples of what you can expect to learn on this degree course based on recent academic teaching. The precise modules available to you in future years may vary depending on staff availability and research interests, new topics of study, timetabling and student demand.

By completing a minimum of 60 credits in Mandarin, your language will be recognised in your degree title as ‘… with proficiency in Mandarin Chinese’.

Year 1

Language only, as a minor pathway (30 credits out of the overall 120 taken each year) through the Foreign Language Centre. 

Compulsory modules

Students select one module, based on their qualifications and experience, from: 

Beginners:

Code

Module

Credits

PLM1130 Mandarin Chinese Beginners 30

Intermediate:

Code

Module

Credits

PLM2230 Mandarin Chinese Intermediate One 30

Year 2

Language only, as a minor pathway (30 credits out of the overall 120 taken each year) through the Foreign Language Centre. 

Compulsory modules

Students select one module based on their qualifications and experience or progress to the next level.

Final year

Language only, as a minor pathway (30 credits out of the overall 120 taken each year) through the Foreign Language Centre.

Compulsory modules

Students progress to the next level, or select one module based on their previous experience studying the language. This means that PLM1130 cannot be taken in the final year.

Mathematics

Year 1

Compulsory modules

Code

Module

Credits

ECM1902 Vectors and Matrices 15
ECM1901 Calculus and Geometry 15

Optional modules

Choose from optional modules available. Please visit the Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences intranet for details of optional modules available for Mathematics in the Year 1.

Please note that optional modules are subject to change and not all modules are available to FCH students, due to timetable constraints. 

Year 2

Compulsory modules

Code

Module

Credits

ECM2902 Linear Algebra 15
ECM2903 Differential Equations 15

Optional modules

Choose from optional modules available. Please visit the Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences intranet for details of optional modules available for Mathematics in the Year 2.

Please note that optional modules are subject to change and not all modules are available to FCH students, due to timetable constraints. 

Final year

Compulsory modules

Code

Module

Credits

ECM3903 Mathematics project 15

AND select one of the following modules:

ECM3906 Graphs and Networks 15
ECM3905 Mathematical Biology  15
ECM3907 Dynamical Systems & Control 15
ECM3904 Advanced Statistical Modelling 15
ECM3908 Partial Differential Equations 15

Optional modules

Choose from optional modules available. Please visit the Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences intranet for details of optional modules available for Mathematics in the Final year.

Please note that optional modules are subject to change and not all modules are available to FCH students, due to timetable constraints.

The modules we outline here provide examples of what you can expect to learn on this degree course based on recent academic teaching. The precise modules available to you in future years may vary depending on staff availability and research interests, new topics of study, timetabling and student demand.

Year 1

Compulsory modules

Code

Module

Credits

ECM1902 Vectors and Matrices 15
ECM1901 Calculus and Geometry 15

Optional modules

Choose from optional modules available. Please visit Mathematical Sciences for details of optional modules available for Mathematics in the Year 1.

Please note that optional modules are subject to change and not all modules are available to FCH students, due to timetable constraints. 

Year 2

Compulsory modules

Code

Module

Credits

ECM2902 Linear Algebra 15
ECM2903 Differential Equations 15

Optional modules

Choose from optional modules available. Please visit Mathematical Sciences for details of optional modules available for Mathematics in the Year 2.

Please note that optional modules are subject to change and not all modules are available to FCH students, due to timetable constraints. 

Final year

Compulsory modules

Code

Module

Credits

ECM3903 Mathematics project 15

AND select one of the following modules:

ECM3906 Graphs and Networks 15
ECM3905 Mathematical Biology  15
ECM3907 Dynamical Systems & Control 15
ECM3904 Advanced Statistical Modelling 15
ECM3908 Partial Differential Equations 15

Optional modules

Choose from optional modules available. Please visit Mathematical Sciences for details of optional modules available for Mathematics in the Final year.

Please note that optional modules are subject to change and not all modules are available to FCH students, due to timetable constraints.

Politics

Year 1

Compulsory modules

Code

Module

Credits

POC1003 British Government and Politics 15
POC1021 Key Concepts in Politics and International Relations 15

Optional modules

Choose from optional modules available. Please visit the Social Sciences and International Studies intranet for details of optional modules available for Politics in the Year 1.

Please note that optional modules are subject to change and not all modules are available to FCH students, due to timetable constraints.

Year 2

Compulsory modules

Code

Module

Credits

POC2083 The Research Toolkit in Politics and International Relations 15

Optional modules

Choose from optional modules available. Please visit the Social Sciences and International Studies intranet for details of optional modules available for Politics in the Year 2.

Please note that optional modules are subject to change and not all modules are available to FCH students, due to timetable constraints. 

Final year

Optional modules

No Final year Compulsory modules

Choose from optional modules available. Please visit the Social Sciences and International Studies intranet for details of optional modules available for Politics in the Final year.

Please note that optional modules are subject to change and not all modules are available to FCH students, due to timetable constraints.

The modules we outline here provide examples of what you can expect to learn on this degree course based on recent academic teaching. The precise modules available to you in future years may vary depending on staff availability and research interests, new topics of study, timetabling and student demand.

Year 1

Compulsory modules

Code

Module

Credits

POC1003 British Government and Politics 15
POC1021 Key Concepts in Politics and International Relations 15

Optional modules

Choose from optional modules available. Please visit Politics and International Relations for details of optional modules available for Politics in the Year 1.

Please note that optional modules are subject to change and not all modules are available to FCH students, due to timetable constraints.

Year 2

Compulsory modules

Code

Module

Credits

POC2083 The Research Toolkit in Politics and International Relations 15

Optional modules

Choose from optional modules available. Please visit Politics and International Relations for details of optional modules available for Politics in the Year 2.

Please note that optional modules are subject to change and not all modules are available to FCH students, due to timetable constraints. 

Final year

No Final year Compulsory modules.

Optional modules

Choose from optional modules available. Please visit Politics and International Relations for details of optional modules available for Politics in the Final year.

Please note that optional modules are subject to change and not all modules are available to FCH students, due to timetable constraints.

With proficiency in Spanish

The modules we outline here provide examples of what you can expect to learn on this degree course based on recent academic teaching. The precise modules available to you in future years may vary depending on staff availability and research interests, new topics of study, timetabling and student demand.

By completing a minimum of 60 credits in Spanish, your language will be recognised in your degree title as ‘… with proficiency in Spanish’. Achieving “with proficiency in Advanced Spanish” will require at least 60 credits at an Advanced level.

Year 1

Language only, as a minor pathway (30 credits out of the overall 120 taken each year) through the Foreign Language Centre. 

Compulsory modules

Students select one module, based on their qualifications and experience, from: 

Beginners:

Code

Module

Credits

PLS1130 Spanish Beginners 30

Intermediate:

Code

Module

Credits

PLS2230 Spanish Intermediate One 30
PLS2330 Spanish Intermediate Two 30

Advanced:

Code

Module

Credits

PLS3415 Spanish Advanced One 15
PLS3430 Spanish Advanced One 30
PLS3515 Spanish Advanced Two 15
PLS3530 Spanish Advanced Two 30

Year 2

Language only, as a minor pathway (30 credits out of the overall 120 taken each year) through the Foreign Language Centre. 

Compulsory modules

Students select one module based on their qualifications and experience or progress to the next level.

Final year

Language only, as a minor pathway (30 credits out of the overall 120 taken each year) through the Foreign Language Centre.

Compulsory modules

Students progress to the next level, or select one module based on their previous experience studying the language. This means that PLS1130 cannot be taken in the final year.

The modules we outline here provide examples of what you can expect to learn on this degree course based on recent academic teaching. The precise modules available to you in future years may vary depending on staff availability and research interests, new topics of study, timetabling and student demand.

By completing a minimum of 60 credits in Spanish, your language will be recognised in your degree title as ‘… with proficiency in Spanish’. Achieving “with proficiency in Advanced Spanish” will require at least 60 credits at an Advanced level.

Year 1

Language only, as a minor pathway (30 credits out of the overall 120 taken each year) through the Foreign Language Centre. 

Compulsory modules

Students select one module, based on their qualifications and experience, from: 

Beginners:

Code

Module

Credits

PLS1130 Spanish Beginners 30

Intermediate:

Code

Module

Credits

PLS2230 Spanish Intermediate One 30
PLS2330 Spanish Intermediate Two 30

Advanced:

Code

Module

Credits

PLS3415 Spanish Advanced One 15
PLS3430 Spanish Advanced One 30
PLS3515 Spanish Advanced Two 15
PLS3530 Spanish Advanced Two 30

Year 2

Language only, as a minor pathway (30 credits out of the overall 120 taken each year) through the Foreign Language Centre. 

Compulsory modules

Students select one module based on their qualifications and experience or progress to the next level.

Final year

Language only, as a minor pathway (30 credits out of the overall 120 taken each year) through the Foreign Language Centre.

Compulsory modules

Students progress to the next level, or select one module based on their previous experience studying the language. This means that PLS1130 cannot be taken in the final year.