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The Language of Covid

Professor Louise Mullany from the School of English gives her overview of the effect of the Covid-19 pandemic on our language and linguistics. How do words and phrases affect our understanding and…

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THIS IS ME - #NottsPride

This year's Nottinghamshire Pride takes place on Saturday 27 July 2019, find out more at http://www.nottinghamshirepride.co.uk To celebrate #NottsPride and our diverse community, University of…

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MLAC2074 19th Century French Narrative

This module will introduce you to the literature and thought of what is sometimes referred to as 'the long nineteenth century'. You will study works by Balzac, Sand and Proust, three…

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Why Study Theology with Dr Marian Kelsey

Dr Marian Kelsey answers the age-old question; "Why Study Theology?" with an argument that Biblical Studies is actually far more interesting than Theology! The image used in the thumbnail…

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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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International Students - Stronger Together

Some of our international students discuss their experiences studying at the University of Nottingham, sharing some useful tips of support for other incoming international students. Find out more:…

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A world where cultures unite

Nottingham is a world of endless opportunities – where you can achieve your full potential and feel at home even when you are far from it, while sharing experiences with students from around…

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A world of many opportunities

Nottingham is a world where you can live a truly global experience with students from around the world – where you can develop your independence with support to help you realise your full…

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A world of its own

Nottingham is a world of its own – where you can meet students from around the world, learn about their cultures, make friends and share experiences.Our world is always moving. Be part 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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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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Seminar and Lecture Series; What is theology: telling the story with an apple with Conor Cunningham

Dr Conor Cunningham tells the story of the ways we can look at an apple. A piece of fruit, a quick healthy snack, but also the starting point for a more involved understanding of the universe and why…

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Student experiences of studying for the MA in Digital Technologies for Language Teaching

We asked our students to share their thoughts about their experience of studying for the Master of Arts in Digital Technologies for Language Teaching. Our students talked about several issues…

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Theologians in Conversation; The Analogy of Being

In their latest conversation, Dr Simon Oliver and Professor John Milbank discuss the Analogy of Being. Starting with the works of Thomas Aquinas, the 13th Century theologian and the use of language…

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Unsere Lieblingswörter

Department of German Studies students' and associates' favourite German words.

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Daniel Bodnar - Inter-Campus Exchange from UK to China, Management with Chinese Studies

Daniel Bodnar, Management with Chinese Studies undergraduate student from The University of Nottingham UK, talks about his experience on the Inter-Campus Exchange Programme with The University of…

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Why Study the Koine Greek Language with Peter Watts

All the documents of Christianity - such as those that are found in the collection known as 'the New Testament' - were written in the common Koine Greek language of the Mediterranean world.…

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Why Study New Testament Hymns with Peter Watts

Dr. Peter Watts points out that embedded in many of the earliest Christian documents, such as the letters in the New Testament, there are pieces of poetry that were probably originally hymns sung by…

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Why Study The Songs of the Old Testament with Peter Watts

Dr. Peter Watts draws attention to the number of songs and hymns that can be found in the books of the Hebrew Bible. The most famous collection of these is the Book of Psalms, but there are many more…

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Part 2 - Philosophical and Theological Anthropology in the 21st Century

The Firth Memorial Lectureship was founded by the Reverend John d'ewe Evelyn Firth in memory of his father, John Benjamin Firth, Historian of Nottingham and his mother Helena Gertrude Firth. The…

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Part 1 - Philosophical and Theological Anthropology in the 21st Century

The Firth Memorial Lectureship was founded by the Reverend John d'ewe Evelyn Firth in memory of his father, John Benjamin Firth, Historian of Nottingham and his mother Helena Gertrude Firth. The…

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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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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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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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Laura Todd - PhD Russian and Slavonic Studies

Laura explains that learning Russian isn’t as difficult as you might think it is.

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Alex Bishop - BA Modern Language Studies

David Walker gives us an update on the progress of the CBTRC.

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