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French and TESOL (4 years)

Nottingham Trent University
4 years
Bachelor's degree
On campus
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Program description

Joint Honours degrees enable you to have the maximum flexibility to study subject areas that really interest you. NTU's FRENCH course is offered as a post A-level subject.You'll study the French language, country, politics and culture through a selection of lively options, including modules which will explore cinema and literature. NTU's TESOL course is ideal for anyone who is interested in teaching English to foreign learners. By combining TESOL with French you'll be able to explore more career options based in either the UK or abroad. French at NTU has been created to ensure a quick learning progress of the French language and an in-depth understanding of the societies and cultures in which it is spoken. NTU’s French courses are in the UK's Top 15 for student satisfaction (NSS 2017). It is offered as a post A-level subject for students who have already achieved A-level French at grade C or above. You’ll also have the exciting option to either work or study in France during your third year. This course will help you to gain an impressive communication skills within a modern language, whilst developing your accuracy and fluency. You'll quickly enhance your language skills through the use of French language classes which will explore culture, literature, society and politics and you’ll be taught with the latest teaching methods and CALL technologies. To help improve your career prospects you'll be able to take a final year module that will develop your translation and interpretation skills. NTU has a 91% student satisfaction rate for French Studies (NSS 2017). TESOL at NTU will open up many new and varied career prospects both nationally and internationally. You'll learn how to plan and deliver English Language lessons to a range of people. You'll be given opportunities on a regular basis to practice teaching in the classroom and gain an insight into English language and linguistics, which will help you to discover modern methods of how to teach the English language. You'll also have the chance to take the Teaching Knowledge Test and the Cambridge CELTA qualification, which are globally recognised qualifications for English Language teachers. This joint honours course will develop your verbal and written communication within the modern language of French, which can place you at an advantage within the job market. You'll develop skills such as independence, motivation and the ability to take an initiative. TESOL will allow you to teach English internationally whilst helping you to plan and deliver lessons effectively to a range of abilities. You'll gain an insight into the features of the English language and a background of linguistics. You'll have the opportunity to take the Teaching Knowledge Test, which is a globally recognised qualification for English Language Teachers. This qualification will give you a competitive edge to find employment either in the UK or abroad. 95% of our French joint honours undergraduates are in work or further study within just six months of finishing their degree (DLHE 2015-16). Many of our undergraduates from this course have decided to teach English nationally and internationally and are teaching from private language schools to teaching refugees and asylum seekers in many UK colleges. Other students are teaching English and French internationally or working for blue chip companies. Some students have gone on to study at Masters level in TESOL, English Language Teaching or Applied Linguistics.

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Nottingham Trent University

Nottingham Trent University is a teaching intensive university. Our students are our first priority. This focus has led us to being named University of the Year 2017 by Times Higher Education and The Times / Sunday Times Good University Guide Modern University of the...

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