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Course Code: CEFR 455
If you're like many students, you need a job. But getting one can be a challenge, especially if French isn't your langue maternelle. This class can make a big difference by helping you integrate into the Québécois and Francophone Canadian job market. How? By gaining the linguistic and cultural strategies you need to create a personalized professional profile. Completing this class will also mean you're two thirds of the way to completing the program. Alors, ne lâchez pas!
*This course is the afternoon component of level 4 in the full-time French program. Students must be enrolled in Conversation Française level 4 to take this course.

Your take-away

This course is a great way to help you:
• Acquire a wide professional vocabulary and an awareness of different tones of voice;
• Gain greater awareness of Québécois and Francophone Canadian cultural practices;
• Develop communication strategies adapted to the job market;
• Express your opinions on controversial issues related to topics that matter to you.

Our approach

This program takes an integrative approach to language learning that is collaborative, experiential, student-centered and community-based. In short, you’ll learn by doing, sharing, exchanging and… living en français.

Who benefits the most?

• Anyone studying French in our part-time program who wants to study full-time.
• Students who completed Level 3 and want to continue their studies.
• Anyone who wants to improve their elementary-level French.
• People trying to enter the job market or improve their employment opportunities.
• Anyone who wants to discover the French-Canadian culture.
• Students who want to work towards a Certificate of Proficiency in the French Language Program.

Important details

Note: a placement test will be given to ensure you end up in the course that's right for you.

Concordia CCE Loyalty Discount

All students who meet at least one of the following conditions, will receive a 10% discount on their CCE course or workshop tuition fees:

1)   Have completed a CCE, Undergraduate or Graduate course at Concordia University in a prior academic term;

2)   Have completed a language proficiency test (IELTS) at CCE;

3)   Have completed a CCE Professional Development Seminar/Workshop.

This discount is based on the information maintained in the Concordia University student information system.

NOTE: This discount does not apply to a language proficiency test enrollment (IELTS) nor to application fees for admission to a CCE program of study.



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