French at Aquinas College

Learning Outcomes

  • The Department of World Languages at Aquinas College promotes an understanding of and exchange with other cultures both within and outside the United States.
  • Our integrated program of language learning incorporates all of the four language skills: listening, speaking, reading and writing.
  • Students learn to use the language in a communicative, interactive environment within the classroom.
  • Advanced study in culture, literature, applied language for the professions, translation and interpretation enhance an understanding of the richness of the human experience over the centuries and across cultures, and prepare our students for graduate school and/ or the professional world.

French Proficiency Guidelines available at: https://www.actfl.org/sites/default/files/pdfs/public/ACTFLProficiencyGuidelines2012_FINAL.pdf

The Department of World Languages at Aquinas College promotes an understanding of and exchange with other cultures both within and outside the United States. Our integrated program of language learning incorporates all of the four language skills: listening, speaking, reading and writing. Students learn to use the language in a communicative, interactive environment within the classroom. The Department also offers a variety of courses for advanced study in culture, literature, applied language for the professions, translation and interpretation. These courses are designed to enhance an understanding of the richness of the human experience over the centuries and across cultures, and prepare our students for graduate school and/ or the professional world.