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Languages with Tourism (French) BA (Hons)

Sheffield Hallam University

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  • Qualification

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

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Sandwich / Placement

  • Start date


  • Duration

    4 Years

Course summary

**Course summary**- Develop critical insight into the theory and practice of tourism management.- Learn two languages and prepare yourself for work in the global economy- Study and work abroad and gain hands-on experience of the international tourism industry.- Gain understanding of the language, culture and economic context of your two target countries. Erasmus funding may be available to support costs for overseas study.Expand your language skills, whilst gaining critical insight into a range of topics related to the theory and practice of tourism management, necessary to become a multilingual professional. Study and work abroad for 18 months, developing transferable skills on an international level and giving you a competitive advantage upon graduation.**How You Learn**At every level of this course, you’ll have opportunities to acquire and apply an array of knowledge relating to tourism. You’ll develop skills in both your main and minor languages and cultural awareness to a high level. You’ll also engage with real companies through a placement and projects to harness your employability potential.**You learn through**- lectures and seminars, with guest speakers- weekly sessions with Foreign Language Assistants- French modules taught in the target language- independent and directed study- presentations and group work- an optional semester at one of our French partner universities- an optional placement year in a French-speaking country**Applied learningWork placements**As part of your course you will spend 11 months on a work placement in a relevant organisation based in one of the two languages you study. Your placement is a great opportunity to gain valuable international tourism experience. It helps you develop your skills and foreign language ability and significantly enhances your employability. You will have the opportunity to apply for placements with international companies such as Location Vacances Express (Champigny sur Marne), Animal Box (Paris) and Toluna SAS Levallois-Perret.**Networking opportunities**We are proud of our links with our alumni and you will have numerous opportunities to network with them. You will also have the chance to meet other students and professionals from across Europe on your placements.

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

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£ 13,995per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

Entry requirements

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UCAS Points : 112

This must include at least 64 points from 2 A Levels or equivalent BTEC qualifications. You also must have an A level in French or an AS level at grade C in French. For example:BBC at A Level including an A level in French A combination of qualifications, which may include AS levels, EPQ and general studies, with an A Level in French or AS level grade C in French.


University information

Sheffield Hallam University

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  • Campus address

    Sheffield Hallam University, City Campus, Howard Street, Sheffield, Sheffield, S1 1WB, England

Partnered with La Trobe University in Australia, the universities work together on research and innovation projects with global impact.
The GoGlobal scheme helps fund students to take up opportunities studying, working or volunteering abroad. All students have the opportunity to do this.
Students come from 125 countries. Sheffield Hallam has offices in China, Nigeria, India, Pakistan and Malaysia.

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