French at UVic
French is spoken by more than 250 million people around the world.
Don't get left out of the conversation.
Ready to translate your skills into French?
At UVic, you can specialize in French no matter what your background. Whether you are a beginner or are already fluent in the language, you will find a niche in our department that will allow you to specialize in French with an undergraduate or graduate degree.
Your opportunities are limitless...
Your degree in French could take your career to places you've never dreamed of. Read just a few of the testimonies from our graduates:
"I followed my BA with an LLB from UVic in 1982; I have worked for the Province of BC as a prosecutor since 1989 and have been a member of the bilingual prosecution team since 1991; French has been a major component of my career." Pinder Cheema, BA 1975
"My BA in French and German, and my MA in French taught me to research, think critically, discover backgrounds and develop independent thought within the context of language and literature : skills I use in teaching my students not to just learn a language, but to love a language." Karen Aldrich, BA (2004) MA (2009)
Need help choosing courses or a program to fit your needs?Check out the course and program planning resources below.
|What undergrad programs do you offer?||For an overview of our programs view this informative brochure and presentation.|
|It's my first year at UVic. Which course should I register in?||Placement in a first year French course depends on your current level of proficiency. See the recommendations in the First Year Program Guide or contact the Department of French (250-721-7363) for more information.|
|What courses are you offering in 2013-2014?||Check out our course listings and course syllabi for undergraduate and graduate courses.|
|Still have questions?||Contact us by telephone (250-721-7363), email (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Skype (french.uvic).|