Nottingham Trent University

151–200 th
Young University Rankings 2018
601–800 th
World University Rankings 2018
Burton Street, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG1 4BU, United Kingdom

French and International Relations (4 years)

Joint Honours degrees offer you the maximum flexibility to study subject areas that genuinely interest you. You’ll be able to shape your study according to your strengths, interests and career ambitions. FRENCH is offered as a post A-level subject. Our French course allows you to study the French language, country, politics and culture through a selection of lively options, including modules which examine cinema and literature. You'll also progress within the language and understand the cultures and societies in which it is spoken in. NTU’s French courses are in the UK's Top 15 for student satisfaction (NSS 2017). INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS will provide you with many theories on how to make informed choices that have an impact on a local, national and international level. You'll comprehend the significance of many of the big issues within international politics and look at the relationships between different cultural and religious communities. 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. 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 communicative skill whilst developing your accuracy and fluency. You'll quickly enhance your language skills through the use of French language classes which will explore culture, society and politics. To help improve your career prospects you'll be able to take a final year module that will develop your translation and interpretation skills. French at NTU has a 91% student satisfaction rate for French Studies (NSS 2017). Our International Relations course aims to examine the changing world in which we live in, international politics and the course will teach you how to make critically informed choices and how these choices impact local, national and international levels. You'll investigate the relations between states, peoples, social movements and cultural and religious communities. This course will help you develop a greater awareness of the complexity and connectedness of the processes that shape our worlds and will opens up careers in a wide range of fields in the public and private sectors, fostering the skills, imagination, understanding and flexibility which employers demand. This joint honours degree will prepare you for a range of national and international careers. You'll gain a critical understanding of French politics, culture, society and progress within written and verbal communication of the language, these skills are necessary for a range of international roles. You'll also gain skills such as, critical reasoning and project management. Our International Relations course allows you to incorporate world relevance and current political topics into your degree. 95% of our French joint honours undergraduates are in work or further study within just six months of finishing their degree (DLHE 2015-16). Some of our recent NTU undergraduates have followed exciting career roles with; the United Nations, UK government departments, international charities and various blue chip companies.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)
  • Study mode
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Start date
  • Location
    Clifton Campus,Nottingham