Languages - exchange modules

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

If you want to come and have a chat please email us to make an appointment.

Appointments are generally available Monday to Friday between 10.00 - 11.30 and 14.00 - 15.30 on a pre-arranged basis.


All modules are 20 credits

Develop your academic English language skills.

Semester 1:

  • ELC315: Professional and Academic Communication
Semester 2:
  • ELC203: English for Academic Purposes
  • 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 and Spanish

The following modules are available as all year modules or for one semester only

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


  • FREX01: French 1 - complete beginners
  • FREX02: French 2


  • SPNX01: Spanish 1
  • SPNX02: Spanish 2

Culture and Communication 

Semester 1:

  • LCS300: Culture and Society 3