Languages - exchange modules

Broaden your horizons even further by learning a whole new language while you are in Plymouth. Whether you choose French, Spanish, advanced English or Mandarin, learning a second or even third language can improve your employability. 

Included below is a list of all language modules available for exchange students at the University of Plymouth. 

English

All modules are 20 credits

Develop your academic English language skills.

Semester 1:

  • ELC315 - Professional and Academic Communication
Semester 2:
  • ELC202 - English for Academic Purposes
  • ELC312 - English for Global Communication
  • ELC314 - International Business Communication

Our English Language Centre also offers a range of support activities to help you develop your academic English language skills.

French, German, Spanish and Mandarin

the following modules are available as an all year modules or for one semester only (see credits below)

all year modules are 20 credits, semester modules are 10 credits

French:

  • FREX01 - French 1 - complete beginners
  • FREX02 - French 2
  • FREX03 - French 3
  • FREX400 - French Advanced 1
  • FREX500 - French Advanced 2
  • FREX600 - French Advanced 3
  • FREX700 - French Advanced 4

German:

  • GERX01 - German 1 - complete beginners
  • GERX02 - German 2

Spanish:

  • SPNX01 - Spanish 1
  • SPNX02 - Spanish 2
  • SPNX03 - Spanish 3
  • SPNX400 - Advanced Spanish 1
  • SPNX500 - Advanced Spanish 2
  • SPNX600 - Advanced Spanish 3
  • SPNX700 - Advanced Spanish 4
  • SFTA1 - Spanish Fast Track A1 - this module is running for Semester 1 only but will provide 20 credits
  • SFTB1 - Spanish Fast Track B1 - this module is running for Semester 2 only but will provide 20 credits
  • SFTA2 - Spanish Fast Track A2 - this module is running for Semester 1 only but will provide 20 credits
  • SFTB2 - Spanish Fast Track B2 - this module is running for Semester 2 only but will provide 20 credits

Mandarin:

  • MANX100 - Mandarin 1

Further information about studying languages at the University of Plymouth

Culture and Communication 

Semester 1:

  • LCS200 - Culture and Society 2
  • LCS300 - Culture and Society 3
Semester 2:
  • LCS101 - Cross Cultural Competence

Language and Communication 

Semester 2:

  • LNG100 - International Communication

Exchange Modules

  • FREL100 - Advanced French/English Language Skills for Exchange Students (All Year) - for French students only
  • FREL100A - Advanced French/English Language Skills for Exchange Students A (Semester 1) - for French students only
  • FREL100B - Advanced French/English Language Skills for Exchange Students B (Semester 2) - for French students only
  • PEXC200A - Project for exchange students A (Semester 1) - only available to students who are coming for 1 semester
  • PEXC200B - Project for exchange students B (Semester 2) - only available to students who are coming for 1 semester