French in the economic context



French in the economic context

First semester

6 credits


100% coursework


FREN2002 or equivalent



Hours per week:

2 hrs/week

Contact hours:

24 hours

Total learning hours:

120 hours

This course is intended to students with advanced level of French who want to develop their language and cultural skills from within a corporate environment standpoint and familiarize themselves with issues related to business activities, global economy and trade. A variety of topics and situations will be studied, such as the structure of a firm and the way it operates both internally and with its partners, job application, interviews, business correspondence and etiquette, transactions and contracts etc. The material used for this course will be drawn from actual sources and discussions will focus on the local region, with the particular aim to provide the participants with first-hand facts and information on the current relationship between various French-speaking economic partners and the Hong Kong corporate sector.


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Learning outcomes

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