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What are core, optional core and optional modules?

Core modules are compulsory for all students on that course.

Optional core modules give students a limited choice, e.g. you must choose one of these two modules.

Optional modules give students a wide range of choice, e.g. you must take modules totalling 60 credits from the following (long) list.

Course regulations set out the core, optional core, and optional modules available on each course.