School of English and Modern Languages

  • Choosing modules

    Information on the modules for your course.

    Undergraduate students

    You will be studying on a modular degree programme. Some of the modules for your subject(s) are compulsory and cannot be changed; some of the modules are optional and can be changed. Please note that in your first year, you can only study Stage I (Level 4) modules. You will study the Stage II (Levels 5 and 6) modules in your second and third years. 

    You will select your modules at the Module Registration help desks on Thursday and Friday of Week 0 with your Student Support Coordinator.

    Please note that the deadline for registering your modules is 5pm on Friday 20 September (the end of Week 0). You should not have more than four modules in a semester. Additional charges will be made for students taking more than eight modules in an academic year (unless the ninth module is a Language module).

    Postgraduate Taught students

    At the start of your course you will liaise with course tutors about the modules that are appropriate for your programme of study.

    Initial Teacher Training students

    Due to the professional nature of the course, all modules on the teacher training programmes are compulsory.