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French

The aims of these courses are:

  • to provide students with communicative and intercultural foreign language skills
  • to brush up and perfect their existing knowledge of French
  • to gain an insight into general aspects of the French economy

We offer three levels:

 

This Introduction course has the target level B1.2 according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR).

PREVIOUS KNOWLEDGE Completion of level A2/B1 (CEFR) or 30-50 points in the placement test. Placement test for EINFÜHRUNG.

COURSE CONTENT The aim of this course is to consolidate the French language and to acquire the appropriate basic technical vocabulary for this level. This course focuses on the fundamental concepts of the business, economic and financial world.  Students will be given an opportunity to practice the four language skills (listening, speaking, writing and reading). Grammar exercises will also help to enhance the linguistic and conceptual understanding of current topics and lay the foundation for discussions and written exercises on various economic subjects. The reading and writing aspects of the course are tested in a 90-minute written examination during the last week of the semester. A graded certificate is awarded to those who pass the exam.

The number of participants is limited to a maximum of 20.

TOPICS
Unit 1 – Consumption                
Unit 2 – Structure of a Company                
Unit 3 – Financing a project

COURSE MATERIAL The course material will be handed out in class.

COURSE FEES AND DATES WFR1 Einführung (2 SWS/13 Weeks including the final exam): 80 Euro. Dates and Rooms: See LSF!

You will find the registration rules here.

 

This Intermediate course has the target level B2.1 according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR).

PREVIOUS KNOWLEDGE Completion of level B1 (CEFR) or 50-75 points in the placement test. Placement test for AUFBAU.

COURSE CONTENT The aim of this course is to consolidate the French language and to acquire the appropriate technical vocabulary for this level. This course focuses on the fundamental concepts of the business, economic and financial world.  Students will be given an opportunity to practice the four language skills (listening, speaking, writing and reading). Grammar exercises will also help to enhance the linguistic and conceptual understanding of current topics and lay the foundation for discussions and written exercises on various economic subjects. The reading and writing aspects of the course are tested in a 90-minute written examination during the last week of the semester. A graded certificate is awarded to those who pass the exam.

The number of participants is limited to a maximum of 20.

TOPICS
Unit 1 – Income
Unit 2 – Consumption, investment and savings
Unit 3 – Political institutions
Unit 4 – Factors of production

COURSE MATERIAL The course material will be handed out in class.

COURSE FEES AND DATES WFR2 Aufbau (2 SWS/13 Weeks including the final exam): 80 Euro. Dates and Rooms: See LSF! This course only takes place in the winter semester.


You will find the registration rules here.

 

This Upper Intermediate course has the target level B2.2 according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR).

PREVIOUS KNOWLEDGE Completion of level B2.1 (CEFR) or min. 75 points in the placement test. Placement test for VERTIEFUNG.

COURSE CONTENT The aim of this course is to consolidate the French language and to acquire the appropriate technical vocabulary for this level. This course focuses on the fundamental concepts of the business, economic and financial world.  Students will be given an opportunity to practice the four language skills (listening, speaking, writing and reading). Grammar exercises will also help to enhance the linguistic and conceptual understanding of current topics and lay the foundation for discussions and written exercises on various economic subjects. The reading and writing aspects of the course are tested in a 90-minute written examination during the last week of the semester. A graded certificate is awarded to those who pass the exam.

The number of participants is limited to a maximum of 20.

TOPICS
Unit 1 – The company                    
Unit 2 – The working world
Unit 3 – Work life

COURSE MATERIAL The course material will be handed out in class.

COURSE FEES AND DATES WFR3 Vertiefung (2 SWS/13 Weeks including the final exam): 80 Euro.  Dates and Rooms: See LSF! This course only takes place in the summer semester.

You will find the registration rules here.

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