Business French

The American Business School Paris

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Business French

  • Host University

    The American Business School Paris

  • Location

    Paris, France

  • Area of Study

    Business, Business Administration, French, Intercultural Communications, International Communications

  • Language Level

    Low Intermediate, Intermediate, High Intermediate

  • Prerequisites

    FREN 110

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Lower

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    Hours & Credits

  • US Credits

    1
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    1
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    2
  • Overview

    COURSE DESCRIPTION:
    This course is designed as a series of short workshops specifically for students who already have an intermediate level of French and who will be job-hunting in the near future for internships or part-time positions. The course focuses on specific oral and written language skills so that students can introduce themselves, interview and network in French.
     
    COURSE OBJECTIVES:
    It is hoped that students will:
    - develop necessary language skills to introduce themselves in a professional setting
    - to pitch ideas and their skills to colleagues or management
    - to have a minimum comfort level in the language to profit from networking events
     
    EXPECTED LEARNING OUTCOMES:
    - to describe themselvecs in an professional way
    - to describe their professional goals
    - to be prepared for a professional interview
    - to speak on the phone and to write a business email
    - to be able to participate in a sales process
     

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.

Please note that some courses with locals have recommended prerequisite courses. It is the student's responsibility to consult any recommended prerequisites prior to enrolling in their course.