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French and Economics

The below course structure is indicative. Modules on offer change year on year, dependent on staff research interests and availability.

Year One

Core Modules

Modern French Language (FR101-30) or Modern French Language (for beginners, FR102-30)


Economics 1 (EC107-30)


Quantitative Techniques (EC120-30) comprising of Mathematical Techniques (EC121-12), Statistical Techniques (EC122-12) and Computing/data analysis (EC125-6)


The Story of Modern France (FR121-30)


Year Two/Three

Core Modules

Modern French Language II (FR201-30) or Modern French Language II (post-beginners, FR202-30)

  Economics 2 (EC204-30)
  Applied Econometrics (EC203-30) or Econometrics 1 (EC226-30)
Optional Modules
  Intermediate Year French Modules (totalling 30 credits) - may include SMLC LN modules 

Year Two/Three - Spent Abroad

Year Four

Core Modules
  Modern French Language III (FR301-30)

Research in Applied Economics (EC331-30)


Research Methods in Economics (EC346-30) AND one of the following 15 credit modules

Macroeconomic Policy in the EU (EC307-30)

International Economics (EC312-30)

The International Economy in the Twentieth Century (EC313-15)

Optional Modules

Final Year Economics modules (totalling 30 credits)*


Final Year French Modules (totalling 30 credits)* - may include SMLC LN modules

  *Exceptional case for 15 credits external module may be allowed subject to the approval of the SMLC Director of Undergraduate Studies.