Enrich your training
Do you want to learn a language, improve your computer skills or have more educational resources?
The University of Montpellier offers various services to complete or deepen your education.
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Certifications in computer science
This certification corresponds to a certificate of digital skills and is based on a European framework (DigComp) and is becoming the reference in terms of digital skills for higher education and all socio-professional environments. Its objective is to accompany the rise of the general level of knowledge and digital skills and thus prepare the digital transformation of our society and economy.
The Faculty of Sciences of Montpellier proposes, in an optional way, a "certifying" mode, allowing to obtain a reliable official certification recognized by the national education, the higher education and the professional world including European.
Certification in the different components of the University of Montpellier is free of charge except in the framework of continuing education and apprenticeship. It is managed within each component under the direction of a teacher in charge.
To register, contact your component
The European Computer Driving Licence - ECDL
The PCIE is a certificate of competence in the fundamental areas of daily use of the computer workstation. This modular and progressive system allows everyone to validate their computer skills according to their needs. It is composed of a set of modules around the use of the computer and certain software.
- General knowledge of the workplace and the information society
- Document management
- Text processing
- Data base
- Computer-assisted presentation
- E-mail and Web browsing
The tutoring is a success support system set up by the University of Montpellier for students.
Free of charge, tutoring is an academic and moral support for students throughout the year. A real synergy between students and teachers, it allows students to put their knowledge into practice through sessions organized by tutors.
The tutors are students of higher education, in training (trainee tutors) or having validated a specific training of "Qualification to the functions of tutor" (qualified tutors).
For students, by students, supervised by teachers, tutoring takes many forms:
- The disciplinary tutoring concerns the teaching of the institution's training areas. The sessions are presented in the form of exercises in exam conditions, such as mock exams for PACES students, and writing of commentaries on judgments or practical cases for the law tutoring.
- The documentary tutoring contributes to the training of students in documentary research and in the use of digital tools intended to access and exploit resources useful to their academic career.
- The disability tutoring consists of personalized support for PASS students recognized as having a disability by adapting teaching methods.
- Tutoring in the framework of adapted courses concerns students registered in the "yes if" success scheme. This form of tutoring focuses on work methodology and pedagogical support.
Would you like to participate in tutoring sessions?
To do so, you must be registered at the University of Montpellier in initial training. You will find all the information about the tutoring sessions in your faculty, school or institute.
Would you like to become a tutor?
If you are registered at the University of Montpellier for a national degree, you can apply to the tutor in charge. To do so, you will have to provide a letter of motivation, a curriculum vitae and specify the type of tutoring you wish to do. You may be asked to attend an interview.
If your application is approved, you will have to register as a trainee tutor for the "Training for the functions of a Qualified Tutor" option within the framework of the validation of a UE or the University Diploma "Training for the functions of a Qualified Tutor". You will then benefit from a training course and will carry out an internship.
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Tutors' associations organize a pre-reentry course at the beginning of the year to introduce newcomers to the university world and give them a methodology for taking notes or learning courses.
Thematic Digital Universities
The University of Montpellier is committed to several Thematic Digital Universities (UNT) to develop online educational resources for students.
Thematic Digital Universities share educational content on a national scale.
The UNT's mission is to:
- Identify the existing digital educational resources in the institutions;
- produce new resources;
- to enhance, index and disseminate these resources;
- ensure the scientific, pedagogical and technical validation of the resources produced.
The UNTs with which the University of Montpellier is involved cover the following areas:
Economics and management
Association of Universities for Digital Teaching in Economics and Management (AUNEGE)
AUNEGE, founded in 2005, is an association under the French law of 1901 whose members are higher education institutions.
One of its missions is to make resources available to users according to criteria based on principles of quality and responding to a policy of distribution and fair dissemination.
FIED (Interuniversity Federation of Distance Education)
The FIED (Interuniversity Federation of Distance Education) was created on October 27, 1987, following a proposal by the Direction de l'Enseignement Supérieur (DES) of the Ministry of National Education and Higher Education in April 1987.
It federates in a network the universities that have developed distance and online education. It promotes the development of lifelong learning and cooperation between higher education institutions in all areas and forms of distance education.
In addition to its core missions, it is intended to :
- to promote teaching, distance learning, research in ODL and new learning;
- to promote exchanges and meetings on the subject of distance education and training;
- to develop joint training courses and modules and to exchange pedagogical documentation;
- to ensure the promotion and the watch in the field of the Technologies of Information and Communication in Education to produce teaching resources, with a view to mutualize them, to diffuse them and to cooperate;
- to share the monitoring and expertise on distance education and training systems.
Environment and sustainable development
Virtual University Environment and Sustainable Development (UVED)
Created in June 2005, the UVED's mission is to promote the use of digital technology for educational innovation in the field of the environment and sustainable development (ESD).
UVED promotes access to knowledge, education and training for all actors in the field of ESD.
Health & Sport
Digital University in Health and Sport (UNESS)
The UNESS covers the disciplines of medicine, pharmacy, dentistry and sports science.
UNESS offers, via its websites, free and open access to classic (pdf, qcm, courses or filmed scientific conferences) and innovative (interactive qcm, audio and chaptered slideshows, 3D representations, serious games, simulations) educational resources validated by the colleges of specialties of its components or from the websites of French faculties, by specialty or by year of study.
Legal and political science
French-speaking Digital Legal University (UNJF)
Constituted as a Public Interest Group since 2009, the UNJF aims to pool the digital resources of its member institutions for the benefit of legal education.
The UNJF brings the scientific and pedagogical guarantee of the University to all the training courses it distributes and certifies. The courses it produces are developed, designed and kept up to date by the best university specialists with long experience and recognized expertise, most often attested to by the reputation they enjoy in their field.
The University of Science Online (UNISCIEL)
The field covered by UNISCIEL concerns the Fundamental Sciences and covers the following themes: Mathematics, Computer Science, Physics, Chemistry, Life Sciences, Earth Sciences and the Universe.
In particular, Unisciel offers high-quality digital resources, validated both in terms of content and pedagogical and technical aspects.