French And Italian | French in the Business World
F317 | 2293 | Ansart

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.
Required text: Claude Le Goff, French for Business.