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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…

From  Roderick Dale on June 19th, 2018 0 likes 88 plays 0  

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…

From  Simon Barnett on March 28th, 2017 0 likes 4 plays 0  

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.

From  Jackie Thompson on October 24th, 2016 0 likes 12 plays 0  

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…

From  Simon Barnett on October 10th, 2016 0 likes 1 plays 0  

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 …

From  David Watts on April 7th, 2016 0 likes 56 plays 0  

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:…

From  David Watts on April 7th, 2016 0 likes 657 plays 0  

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…

From  Simon Barnett on February 10th, 2016 0 likes 2 plays 0  

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…

From  Everdien Wood on January 8th, 2016 0 likes 101 plays 0  

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…

From  Simon Barnett on October 23rd, 2015 0 likes 4 plays 0  

DL Courses Welcome

English Distance Learning - Welcome Video

From  Sunita Tailor on September 3rd, 2015 0 likes 87 plays 0  

DH Lawrence and Modernism - Module in a Minute

DH Lawrence and Modernism - Module in a Minute

From  Sunita Tailor on May 14th, 2015 0 likes 140 plays 0  

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…

From  Debs Storey on July 29th, 2014 0 likes 69 plays 0  

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…

From  Simon Barnett on July 23rd, 2014 0 likes 63 plays 0  

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.

From  Helen Frost on July 16th, 2014 0 likes 94 plays 0  

Studying English at Nottingham

Undergraduate students and staff talk about what it’s like to study English at Nottingham.

From  Digital Communications on January 20th, 2014 0 likes 2,922 plays 0  

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…

From  Digital Communications on January 20th, 2014 0 likes 567 plays 0  

Enhancing your CV while studying English

Nottingham and the School of English offer a wealth of opportunities outside study to get involved in volunteering and societies, to develop your skills and enhance your employability.

From  Digital Communications on January 20th, 2014 0 likes 830 plays 0  

English with Creative Writing

Students taking English with creative writing discuss their course and their work on The Letters Page with Jon McGregor, writer in Residence at Nottingham. For more details about the English with…

From  Digital Communications on January 20th, 2014 0 likes 436 plays 0  

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…

From  Debs Storey on December 17th, 2013 0 likes 1,925 plays 0  

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.

From  brznc3 on November 22nd, 2013 0 likes 39 plays 0  

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.

From  brznc3 on November 22nd, 2013 0 likes 13 plays 0  

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.

From  brznc3 on November 22nd, 2013 0 likes 22 plays 0  

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.

From  brznc3 on November 22nd, 2013 0 likes 9 plays 0  

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.

From  brznc3 on November 22nd, 2013 0 likes 420 plays 0  

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.

From  brznc3 on November 22nd, 2013 0 likes 20 plays 0  

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.

From  brzlh on September 30th, 2013 0 likes 21 plays 0  

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.

From  brzlh on September 30th, 2013 0 likes 36 plays 0  

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.

From  brzlh on September 30th, 2013 0 likes 16 plays 0  

Lucy Stone - BA English

Lucy talks about her work as a student ambassador.

From  Digital Communications on June 13th, 2013 0 likes 311 plays 0  

Han Cui - English Support in China Campus

Han Cui talks specifically about English Support at UNNC.

From  Digital Communications on June 13th, 2013 0 likes 9 plays 0  

Chami Dhillon - BA English

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

From  Digital Communications on June 13th, 2013 0 likes 107 plays 0