Foreign Language Skills I: Français – langue des affaires I

Varying current topics on the French economy, e.g.:

  • Job market/unemployment
  • Minimum wage
  • Labor time
  • Labor unions/employers’ organizations
  • Sectors of the economy
  • Institutions
  • Interculturality

Learning outcomes
By the end of the module students improved their listening and reading comprehension and their general language competencies. Students developed a well-founded vocabulary and gained regional knowledge. They furthermore treated current economic topics.

Necessary prerequisites
At least 3 years of French in high school with good results (respectively Level B2 of the “Common European Framework of Reference for Languages”; the selection is made with the help of a language test).

Recommended prerequisites

Forms of teaching and learningContact hoursIndependent study time
Exercise class2 SWS4 SWS
ECTS credits2
Graded yes
Languageother foreign language
Form of assessmentWritten and/or oral exam, also where appropriate a paper. The examiner will determine the exact form in accordance with the requirements of the module element.
Restricted admissionyes
Further informationStudent Portal
Performing lecturer
Lecturers of the School of Humanities
Frequency of offeringSpring semester
Duration of module 1 semester
Range of applicationB.Sc. Bus. Adm.
Preliminary course workObligatory attendance and sufficient participation
Program-specific Competency GoalsCG 3