Whether you are a beginner or you have an A Level in your chosen language, you'll find the combination of a foreign language and teaching English a stimulating and career-enhancing degree option. You'll also gain classroom teaching experience and have the opportunity to achieve an academic and internationally recognised professional qualification. The course develops confidence, organisational, analytical and people skills along with cultural awareness and aims to consolidate and strengthen your existing knowledge of grammar and expression. Features of your course environment includes: teaching practice with genuine language learners from all over the world. A research active environment with direct relevance and impact. Rosetta Stone language learning courses complement studies and a year abroad. The course includes a variety of assessment developing the knowledge and skills required to compete in the workplace: essays; portfolios; teaching journals; observing experienced and qualified practitioners at work; timed tests; live teaching practice; presentations; case studies; material and language test development. Facilities include: Worldwise Learning Centre with international TV channels and open plan self-study areas; modern classrooms and language learning resources Digital Conference; and Interpreting and Translation Suites.