French: This course places language learning within the wider context of French Studies including culture, society, literature, film, and history. The language units emphasise communicating effectively and developing transferable skills such as translating, interpreting and interview techniques, with practical language classes embracing speaking, listening, reading and writing. We offer a wide choice of units related to France, which may include society, cinema, culture and linguistics. Our course is designed to help you achieve your full potential in a challenging and lively environment and enhance your employability in a competitive market. Modern Standard Arabic: is the official language of the 22 countries which form the Arab League. The demand for studying Arabic has recently increased, especially in the wake of the Arab Spring and the economic opportunities in the Middle East and North Africa. Career opportunities for those who study Arabic might include the areas of diplomacy, translation, tourism, business, media and law. You will graduate with a diverse skill set, having been taught and supported by staff with the expertise to ensure you succeed in your studies. Proficiency in modern languages will give you the competitive edge in the global jobs market. In both the private and public sectors, there is demand for professionals with strong language skills who can work in culturally diverse environments.