King's College London

Course Introduction

Degree in the heart of London offering a whole range of French/Francophone language and literature modules as well as a wide choice of philosophy modules (with particular teaching strengths in philosophy of mind, science and ancient philosophy)

Course Modules

Year 1 examples: Core French language; introduction to French literature (compulsory); Greek philosophy I; ethics I; elementary logic; metaphysics I. Year 2 examples: The idea of France; modernity and the city; modern French history; Greek philosophy II (Plato); Greek philosophy II (Aristotle); modern philosophy II (Locke and Berkeley); modern philosophy II (Spinoza and Leibniz). Year 3: Year abroad. Year 4 examples: Flaubert; French feminist writing; Qu'b'cois fiction and film across the Canadian bicultural divide; 19th century continental philosophy; 20th century continental philosophy; advanced logic modules; aesthetics; dissertation.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
4 years
Full Time With Time Abroad
BA (Hons) £9,000  Academic year. First year home fees

Qualifications required:

  • GCE A-level AAA
  • SQA Higher AAAAB
  • European Baccalaureate 85%
  • SQA Advanced Higher AA
  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Diploma

Key Course Information

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94% Overall, I am satisfied with the quality of the course

The course is well organised and is running smoothly 78%
I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 84%
The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 76%

£20,000 Average salary 6 months after course has finished

90% Go on to work and/or study

In work 70
Studying 15
Studying and working 5
Unemployed 5
Unknown 5

16% Total study time lectures

Total Written: 48%

Total Coursework: 24%

Total Practical: 28%

£5,980 - £6,740
Typical cost of university accommodation

£4,800 - £6,400
Typical cost of private accommodation