Lucy is studying French at Bristol University and is spending her year abroad working as a Language Assistant in Martinique. Here's her advice about the French, the weather, travel, and island life as a teacher on Martinique...
At Bristol, year abroad students are allowed to:
i) At a university on an Erasmus exchange programme or
ii) On a university-based foreign language school
2. Work as a language teaching assistant on the British Council Assistantship programme or on the Comenius scheme
3. Undertake a work placement or training scheme that has been approved by the International Office. This may entitle you to an Erasmus grant.