Teacher Education in French
Teacher Education in French is a four-year programme in an international setting that joins our successful international Language Education programmes for English and German, as well as Spanish. You will be taught in English and French by our experienced lecturers and get to enjoy Utrecht's vibrant student life. You will have frequent and intensive contact with France, spending time there from your 1st year onwards. Internships at Dutch schools are also a vital and highly educational part of the programme.
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Learn to teach French
You will be prepared for a successful career in education. You'll learn about teaching methodology, literature and culture of the French-speaking countries. And you’ll study pedagogics.
Help your students to learn French
As the teaching population is aging, there are many opportunities for language teachers in Dutch secondary school, in vocational education or at a language school.
Admission Requirements Teacher Education in French
Applying after secondary school or MBO?
If you want to start with the Teacher Education in French degree programme, you need to have a secondary school diploma at a sufficient level and English proficiency of at least CEFR level B1. You also need to command French at CEFR level B1 (Listening and Reading) and A2 (Speaking and Writing). A language test is part of the admission process. Of course, love for French and teaching is a must!
Applying without a diploma?
Are you 21 years or older and you don't have a (sufficient) diploma? Then you'll need to take an admission test.
Does this programme suit you?
You enjoy being surrounded by others, have an affinity with young people and possess great communicative and social skills.
Interested in all things French
You are passionate about French language and culture. You enjoy reading and writing and are curious about other cultures.
In your spare time, you like to engage in creative writing, music, theatre, plays, scouting and developing games.
"Teaching becomes second nature very soon!"Robbert Couwenberg (23) First year student
"At HU, the teachers are highly respectful, interested, competent, experienced, modest and ready to help whenever and wherever you need them."Hajar Labhar (19) First year student
Useful to know
|Application Deadline||1 May|
|Location||Padualaan 97 Utrecht|
|Programme level||Bachelor of Education (BEd)|
|Croho-name||B Teacher Education in French|