Regulations effective September 1, 2015.
The University Certificate in French Language Proficiency allows students to obtain a credential by taking only French courses. Completion of this certificate provides functional competence in oral and written French. Courses taken towards completion of the Certificate may be transferred to the BA French Major or the BA French Concentration.
Our online program plans can assist you in selecting the courses needed to fulfill your program requirements.
Counselling Services offers an assessment website, "Mapping Your Future: Your Career and Athabasca University." Athabasca University has also developed program learning outcomes that describe the career options that may be available to you upon graduating.
Students complete the program regulations in effect at the time of their enrolment.
|Total credits in the program||30|
|Residency requirement. A minimum of 15 credits must be obtained through Athabasca University.||15|
|Maximum Prior Learning Assessment and Recognition (PLAR) credits||None permitted|
General certificate regulations
|Required Courses (21 credits)|
|FREN 200||First Year University French I||(3)|
|FREN 201||First Year University French II||(3)|
|FREN 362||Second Year University French||(6)|
|FREN 375||Vocabulary Expansion||(6)|
|FREN 301||Composition française||(3)|
(select 9 credits from senior [300- and 400-level] French courses)
For information about bursaries for French language teachers and those teaching in French, contact your nearest career development centre. Bursaries are only available to Alberta residents.
Information effective Sept. 1, 2015 to Aug. 31, 2016.
Updated July 29 2015 by laurab
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