Academic Calendar - 2020 ARCHIVE

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2020ARCHIVE

Western Main Campus

Faculty of Arts and Humanities - French Studies

Admission to this certificate is discontinued effective September 1, 2020. Students enrolled in the certificate will be allowed to graduate until August 31, 2022, upon fulfillment of the program requirements.

Admission Requirements

Completion of 1.0 course from French 2900-2999 with a mark of at least 60%, or permission of the Department of French Studies based on the Placement Test.


Module/Program Information

4.0 courses:

1.0 course from: French 2205A/B, French 2206A/B, French 2207A/B, French 2208A/B, French 2209A/B, or the former French 2200.
1.0 course: French 3905A/B, French 3906A/B, French 3907A/B, French 3908A/B (French 3900).
1.0 course from: French 3200, French 3201E.
1.0 course from: French 3300, French 3306A/B, French 3307A/B, French 3308A/B.

Note: Students may pursue the Certificate in Business French concurrently with other programs in French. All of the French courses in the Certificate program can count towards other undergraduate programs. Students who have successfully completed the majority of the courses for this Certificate prior to graduation may complete requirements post-degree.

The Department of French Studies is also an examination centre for the Paris Chamber of Commerce and Industry Business French exams. Consult the French Studies Department for further details.


Progression and Graduation Requirements

Students must achieve an average of at least 70% in the 4.0 courses in order to progress in and complete this program. Students must receive counselling from the Department on their choice of courses and should seek regular advice on the availability of courses.