Graduates with languages have the highest employment rates of all humanities graduates (source: Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education (DLHE) 2011/12).
French students are 100% satisfied with their course (unistats 2015), and Coventry has been named ‘UK’s top modern University’ (The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2015). The study of French equips you not only with excellent language and communication skills but also with accompanying cultural knowledge and a range of transferable skills that employers will value.
A degree in languages can offer you access to a wide variety of careers in marketing, tourism, banking, import/export, publishing, interpreting, translating, teaching and many others. Previous students have gone on to find responsible positions in schools, universities and large companies both in the UK and abroad.
French can also be studied with Business on the Languages for International Business course.
Coventry University is committed to preparing you for your future career and giving you a competitive edge in the graduate job market. The University's Careers and Employability team provide a wide range of support services to help you plan and prepare for your career.
The Faculty of Arts and Humanities have their own Creative Futures unit provides a programme of workshops, embedded learning, lectures, professional experience and one-to-one guidance to help you develop the transferable skills and enterprising habits required for a successful career.