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A masters experience in the Faculty of Arts

Masters students describe their experience of learning and living in Nottingham. Six students tell their stories of what it was like to study for a masters degree in the Faculty of Arts. From…

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Applied English at the University of Nottingham

Customise your degree by studying our online Applied English course, which allows you to combine a broad range of subjects from English language and literature, or specialise in a chosen area. Find…

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This is English at Nottingham

At Nottingham, we go beyond a love of books. Our huge choice of optional modules in everything from Vikings to drama means you can discover new passions, explore what you already love, and tailor…

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Vlog: Study With Me

Ella spends a productive day writing coursework for her second year English degree. Watch more of Ella's videos on her channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/ellhought0n

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Danelaw Saga: Bringing Vikings back to the East Midlands

Invade…immigrate…integrate… inspire. The exhibition ‘Danelaw Saga’ ran from 15th December 2017 to 8th April 2018 and told the tale of how the Vikings shaped the East…

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Discover our world at our Malaysia Campus

Discover our world at our Malaysia Campus where the extraordinary happens every day.

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Discover our world at our Ningbo Campus

Discover our world at our Ningbo Campus where the extraordinary happens everyday. https://www.nottingham.edu.cn/15years

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Why Study the Fin de Siècle with Frances Knight

Prof. Frances Knight, an expert on the religious history of the late nineteenth century, examines the religious dimension of the cultural movements we associate with the term ‘Fin de…

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Why Study the Secret History of the Oxford Movement with Frances Knight

Walter Walsh (1857-1931) published a book called The Secret History of the Oxford Movement in 1897. The book is examined in this video by Prof. Frances Knight, an expert on the religious history of…

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Vlog: Slang words challenge! London Vs. Singapore

What better way to celebrate International Mother Language Day than by doing a challenge video? Introducing our newest vlogger Ben, a Physics student here at Nottingham. He teamed up with one of our…

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Vlog: Guessing British slang

Our student vlogger Hannah is joined by her Syrian friend Feras to challenge him with British and Nottingham slang words. Having lived in the UK for some two years now, how much has he picked up…

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An English student reflects on his internship

Ben Garry reflects on what he has learned about himself and digital marketing from his internship at Impression Digital in Nottingham.

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Theologians in Conversation; Ussher and Creation

Archbishop James Ussher (1581-1656) is now known, almost exclusively, for his dating the creation to 4004 BC. But far from being an obscurantist, he was a model scholar of his time – and in…

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Theologians in Conversation; Irish Reformation

For over forty years the question of why the Reformation did not gain significant traction in Ireland in the sixteenth century has fascinated historians. In this video Prof. Alan Ford introduces the…

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University of Nottingham BSA Science Media Fellows 2016

The University of Nottingham sponsored three British Science Association Media Fellows in 2016. They were placed with The Times, the FT and BBC Science. Find out how they got on.

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The British Council's Introduction to IELTS

IELTS is the world's most popular English language test for higher education and global migration. Take IELTS with British Council to help you on your way. www.britishcouncil.org/takeielts …

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Advice on preparing for IELTS

Advice on taking your IELTS test. IELTS is the world's most popular English language test for higher education and global migration. Take your test at The University of Nottingham IELTS Centre:…

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Why Study The Place of Religion in Medieval Studies with Christina Lee

Dr Christina Lee, Associate Professor of Viking Studies in the School of English, examines the central role played by religion in medieval societies, and argues that an understanding of the religion…

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Academic Bookweek 2015 Booksprint

Video of the 3 day booksprint by School of English students, November 2015 Blogs, vlogs and advice for and by new and current students can be found…

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Why Study Women in the Anglo Saxon Church with Christina Lee

Dr Christina Lee, Associate Professor of Viking Studies in the School of English, looks at what we know about the role of women in the Anglo-Saxon church. Other similar videos you may wish to watch…

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DL Courses Welcome

English Distance Learning - Welcome Video

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DH Lawrence and Modernism - Module in a Minute

DH Lawrence and Modernism - Module in a Minute

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Continuing Professional Development Services

The benefits of Continuing Professional Development Services.

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Studying what you love is the key to career success

Two of our lovely 3rd year English students went out and about with a video camera to find out whether our students think it's important to study a subject you love. Video shot and edited by Tom…

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How to Read Your Boss Course Promo

Have you ever wondered how to actually talk to your boss? Having trouble getting your message across in meetings? How to Read your Boss can help. Led by Dr Louise Mullany from the School of English…

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Faculty of Arts: public spaces for researchers

Faculty of Arts researchers discuss their research and how they use the public spaces at the University of Nottingham.

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Work placements for students in the School of English

Students and employers talk about the benefits of the placement scheme which is offered by the School of English for final year students to gain authentic work experience. For more details about…

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Achieve it - Social Sciences at Nottingham

You could find the perfect course at Nottingham Browse our courses: http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/ugcourses The Faculty of Social Sciences offers a variety of undergraduate courses within the…

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Achieve it - Arts at Nottingham

You could find the perfect course at Nottingham Browse our courses: http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/ugcourses The Faculty of Social Sciences offers a variety of undergraduate courses within the…

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Why Study Lollardy with Rob Lutton

Dr Rob Lutton of the Department of History in The University of Nottingham describes the origins of an important social and religious movement in fifteenth-century England: Lollardy. This movement,…

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Sarah Townley - PhD English Literature

Sarah talks about the "unrivalled expertise" of her PhD supervisor.

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Elma Tambuwun - Preparatory English

Indonesian student, Elma Tambuwun, talks about her experiences of the Preparatory English course run by the Centre for English Language Education.

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Tran Do Ngoc Oanh - Preparatory English

Vietnamese student, Tran Do Ngoc Oanh, talks about her experiences of the Preparatory English course run by the Centre for English Language Education.

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Aliya Tuyakbayeva - Preparatory English

Kazakhstani student, Aliya Tuyakbayeva, talks about her experiences of the Preparatory English course run by the Centre for English Language Education.

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Vo Thong - Preparatory English

Vietnamese student, Vo Thong, talks about his experiences of the Preparatory English course run by the Centre for English Language Education.

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Chalani Ranwala - International Communications with English Language and Literature

Undergraduate student, Chalani Ranwala, talks about her experience studying international communications with English language and literature at The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus.

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Yekaterina Talimanchu - MA Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)

Postgraduate student, Yekaterina Talimanchu, talks about studying her masters degree in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) at The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus.

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Nur Hana Shafira Binti Hamidi - Education with Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)

Undergraduate student, Nur Hana, talks about her experiences studying Education with TESOL at The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus.

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Introduction to the School of English

Dr Kirsten Harris and Dr Stephen Pihlaja talk about the School of English and the English courses on offer at The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus.

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Making the Development of Employability Skills more Obvious to Students

Jo Robinson explains how the School of English helps students to tailor their studies to develop a wide range of skills for their future careers.

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Improving Feedback Quality and Students' Use of Feedback

Jo Robinson describes how she, and colleagues, give feedback to students via audio commentaries on their essays and how students make use of that feedback in future work.

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The Transition to, and through, University Study

Dr Jo Robinson talks about the connections between developing students' subject-specific and academic skills and the skills that will help them into employment.

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Teva Vidal - PhD School of English

Teva tells us how his department helped him as an international student.

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Sam Haddow - PhD Theatre and History

Sam explains how he balances teaching and research.

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Jemima Matthews - PhD School of English

Jemima talks about the postgraduate seminars, and how useful they are.

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Lucy Stone - BA English

Lucy talks about her work as a student ambassador.

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Han Cui - English Support in China Campus

Han Cui talks specifically about English Support at UNNC.

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Chami Dhillon - BA English

Chami talks about her experience studying abroad at the University of Auckland.

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