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International Relations / French BA (Hons)

Manchester Metropolitan University

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  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    13-SEP-21

  • Duration

    4 Years

Course summary

This course is subject to a review which may mean a change to the units of study.Subject to Erasmus+ funding. The University currently accesses Erasmus+ funding from the European Commission and we will continue to do so as long as the UK is able to participate. Please see mmu.ac.uk/eu-hub for further information.**Overview**The Combined Honours programme offers you an opportunity to study two subjects at degree level, enabling you to benefit from high quality teaching across more than one subject.**International Relations** is concerned with the system through which decisions are made in the international arena, with international institutions (like the World Trade Organization and the World Bank) and the relationship between these institutions and nation states. It is also about non-governmental institutions (NGOs): charities, pressure groups like Greenpeace and social movements like the World Social Forum. It is concerned with the study of power relations in the international arena amongst individuals, within social groups and amongst nation states.**French:** Proficiency in modern languages can 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. Studying French at Manchester Met will give you the opportunity to learn from native speakers. Our languages department have created their own multi-cultural community, including British, exchange and international students, along with foreign language assistants, allowing you to be absorbed in the everyday use of your chosen language.We have been providing professional language courses for more than 30 years and our staff are nationally, and in many cases internationally, recognised experts in their field. Our strong local, national and global links will help to enhance your study and future employment opportunities.If you take French as a major or equal subject you will be required to spend your third year abroad in France. If French is your minor subject, the course will be three years with no study abroad.This course has a Foundation Year available.**Features and Benefits**- Allows you to combine the study of two subjects.- International Relations includes the study of power in the international arena, looking at international institutions, nation states, non-governmental organisations (NGOs), social movements, and the individual citizen.- Our Language Resource Centre is equipped with wireless laptops, PCs and voice recognition software for language training. It is also home to our multimedia and audio language learning laboratories, media booths for group-work with PCs or large flat screen TVs and multiple satellite channels broadcast in foreign languages with recording facilities.- If you take French as a major or equal subject you will spend your third year in France, allowing you to develop your language skills and immerse yourself in the culture.

Application deadline

15 January 2020

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Entry requirements

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A level : BCC - BBC

A Level French at Grade B or above (or acceptable equivalent). Applicants without a French A Level should contact the University directly to discuss options

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University information

Manchester Metropolitan University

  • University League Table

    54th

  • Campus address

    Manchester Metropolitan University, All Saints Building, All Saints, Manchester, Manchester, M15 6BH, England

The university welcomes a diverse international student population of over 3,500 students from more than 120 countries around the world.
Each year a range of welcome events are organised to help new students settle into university, explore the city and prepare for academic studies.
English courses can help to build language confidence and knowledge of UK culture. Students can study at the university's British Council accredited centre.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    45th out of 49

    65th out of 85

  • Entry standards

    / Max 226
    100 46%

    44th

    5
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    52 52%

    49th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.37 87%

    6th

    1
  • Entry standards

    / Max 217
    119 54%

    42nd

    6
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    50 50%

    71st

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.26 85%

    8th

    10

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