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What will I learn?

Studying French will provide you with a multidisciplinary examination of French language, literature, culture, art and history. This program will allow you to improve your French communication skills while also discovering the Francophone world in all its variety. During the course of your studies, you will gain creative thinking skills, research and analytical capabilities, intercultural awareness, and the ability to fluently communicate in French.

Career opportunities

As a graduate of the French program you will be prepared for career opportunities in areas such as the civil service, the non-profit sector, and the business world. A degree in French can also be used as a stepping-stone to graduate studies or another professional degree such as law, medicine, veterinary medicine, or education.

Which department am I in?

Faculty of Arts

Study options

Full Time (4 years)

Tuition fees
Spring fee: CAN $2,017.20 (3 units); Winter fee: CAN $1,925.52 (3 units)
Start date

3 May 2021

Venue

Faculty of Arts

Social Sciences Building, Room 102,

618 Campus Place NW,

CALGARY,

Alberta (AB),

T2N 1N4, Canada

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Students are required to complete international academic qualification equivalent to Canada grade 12 or have recently completed high school. English Language Requirements: TOEFL iBT – 86; TOEFL PBT – 560; IELTS Academic - 6.5; CAEL – 70; MELAB – 85; PTE – 60; Cambridge English Language Assessment: Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE) – 180; Cambridge English Language Assessment: Cambridge English Proficiency (CPE) – 180.

For international students

Entry requirements may vary from country to country. Students are required to complete international academic qualification equivalent to Canada grade 12 or have recently completed high school.

English Language Requirements

TOEFL iBT - 86

TOEFL PBT - 560

IELTS Academic - 6.5

CAEL - 70

MELAB - 85

PTE - 60

Cambridge English Language Assessment: Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE) – 180

Cambridge English Language Assessment: Cambridge English Proficiency (CPE) – 180

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.

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