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French for the Workplace II

Course Code: CEFR 702
WHY THIS COURSE?Un dernier cours et le tour est joué! By now, you've familiarized yourself with what it takes to find employment and work effectively in French. Now it's time to up your game. In this, the last course in the program, you'll build your communication skills, learning the right written and verbal voice to use depending on workplace context and office hierarchies. You'll hone your ability to request feedback to improve your performance. You'll learn how to write agendas, minutes of meetings, formal letters and emails and you'll gain confidence speaking clearly and spontaneously in French, both professionally and personally. By the time you've completed this course, you'll be prêt à l'emploi! YOUR TAKE-AWAYThis course is a great way to help you:• Build your networking skills to help you find employment in Québec;• Learn and apply various communications skills for work in client services;• Identify, analyze and solve problems effectively;• Take an active role in professional events and activities;• Optimize your performance to improve professional evaluations.OUR APPROACHThis course takes an integrative approach to language-learning that is collaborative, experiential, student-centered and professionally oriented. In short, you’ll learn by doing, sharing, exchanging and… living en français. The course features 30 hours of work in class and 10 hours on line (for review and reinforcement).WHO BENEFITS THE MOST?• Students who completed French for the Workplace I and want to continue their studies.• People trying to enter the job market or improve their employment opportunities in Québec.• Anyone who wants to learn French and learn more about the Québécois culture.• Anyone interested in better understanding the North American professional culture.• Anyone who wants to broaden their employment horizons by mastering French in a professional context.

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.



Prerequisite courses

Code Title
CEFR 701 French for the Workplace I

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