601–800 th
World University Rankings 2020
=57 th
Impact Rankings 2020
151–200 th
Young University Rankings 2020
Burton Street, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG1 4BU, United Kingdom

Mandarin Chinese and TESOL (4 years) - Nottingham Trent University

As the world gets smaller, the need for professionals with language skills gets bigger. Master a language at NTU and take a cultural and creative journey to a career. A joint honours degree will give you the maximum flexibility to study subject areas that truly interest you. MANDARIN CHINESE is studied at beginners level. You'll develop excellent language skills as well as a broad understanding of Chinese culture and society. This course is ideal for anyone who wishes to understand the history, politics and social aspects of China. Our Mandarin Chinese courses are Number One in the UK for student satisfaction (NSS 2019). This course will help you to gain impressive communication skills such as reading and speaking whilst developing your accuracy and fluency of this modern and widely spoken language. During your third year you will have the option to either work for a year or study in China. To help improve your career prospects you'll be able to take a final year module that develops translation and interpretation skills. You'll be taught with the latest cutting edge language learning methodologies and CALL technologies. Our Mandarin Chinese course will help you to develop a high level of fluency and accuracy in spoken and written Chinese as well as an understanding of Chinese culture, history and society. We have an 100% student satisfaction rate for Mandarin Chinese courses (NSS 2019). TESOL at NTU is ideal for anyone who is interested in teaching English to foreign learners. By combining TESOL with Mandarin Chinese, you'll be able to explore more career options based either in the UK or abroad. TESOL 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 will give you a competitive edge within today's teaching sector, enabling you to find teaching opportunities abroad. You'll enhance your professionalism, be organised and be able to multi-task, which are globally recognised skills for English Language teachers. An increasing number of NTU undergraduates continue to be recruited by firms based in East Asia for careers within creative industries and to pursue roles as teachers, translators or interpreters.

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