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. 


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 an all year modules or for one semester only (see credits below)

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


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


  • SPNX01: Spanish 1
  • SPNX02: Spanish 2
  • SPNX500: Advanced Spanish 2
  • SPNX600: Advanced Spanish 3
  • SPNX700: Advanced Spanish 4

Culture and Communication 

Semester 1:

  • LCS200: Culture and Society 2
  • LCS300: Culture and Society 3