French and Italian | FRENCH IN THE BUSINESS WORLD
F317 | 16407 | Ansart, Guillaume


Introduction to the language of business activities in France and to
the structure and functioning of various aspects of contemporary
French economic life. Awareness of the general cultural context
within which business activities take place in France will also be
an important dimension of the course. Weekly exercises will include
oral activities (class discussions and debates, role playing,
etc...) as well as reading and writing (translation, letter writing,
reading of articles from French newspapers and magazines on current
economic issues, etc...). Course taught in French. No previous
knowledge of the world of French business is required. Useful for
students preparing for the proficiency examinations of the Chambre
de Commerce de Paris. Prerequisite is FRIT F250 or equivalent;
fulfills S & H requirement.