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History with French

Increase French language skills while also studying a wide range of history topics.

Dundee teaches social, cultural, and political history from the early modern period through to the modern-day, focusing in particular on the British Isles, Europe, the Americas, Africa, and India.

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Key Facts

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Degree

(MA(Hons)) History with French

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Degree Duration

5 Years :

1 Year Pathway + 4 Years Degree

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Pathways Available

International Year Zero

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Start Dates

September 2022

Degree Overview

Students will consider how the use of sources and media representations inform our reconstructions of the past. Students will reflect critically on key debates in history, looking at how they have developed over time, and how they have shaped our understanding of the world. Students will also learn how historians ‘make’ history, and evaluate their roles in today’s public life, media, and the heritage industry.

Students will also study one French module per semester each year, either as a beginner or at an intensive level if they have previously studied the language at Higher/A-Level.

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Important
  • This course will be taught by the Dundee School of Humanities

Your Pathways

The International Year Zero is the first year of the four year undergraduate course. IYZ is designed to help you gain extra skills in your subject area, as well as English Language, before you continue to year one of your chosen University undergraduate degree course.

Following successful completion of the IYZ, you will continue onto Year One of your degree directly with the University of your choice.

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University of Dundee

Ranked in The Guardian's Top 20 UK Universities in 2021, the University of Dundee prides itself on three things: Impactful research, an excellent student experience and a community campus in the city.

Situated beside the majestic River Tay, Dundee is Scotland’s sunniest city. It also has the highest student ratios per head of population anywhere in the UK so there is an exciting and diverse range of nightlife, leisure activities and culture.