Certificat de français pratique

Admission Requirements
Completion of French 1900E or 1910 with a mark of at least 60%.
A student may not pursue both the Certificat de français pratique and a French module.

Progression and Graduation Requirements
The core language courses must be taken in sequence. To progress in and to complete the Certificat program, students must achieve and maintain a minimum average of 60% in the 4.0 required courses.
Note: At least 3.0 of the 4.0 credit courses must be taken at Western.

Module: 4.0 courses

Language component (2.0 credits)

1.0 credit

  • 2905A/B Language and Reading and 2906A/B Language and expression  (may be taken in any order)
  • 2900 Language (Advanced Language II

1.0 credit

  • 3900 Language (Advanced Language III)

Oral French component (1.0 credit)

1.0 credit from

  • 2102A/B Oral French III
  • 2104A/B Oral French IV

Additional French courses (1.0 credit)

1.0 credit

  • French at 2200 level and above

Note: A Diplôme de français pratique should be awarded when the following criteria are met:
1. normally a post-degree program;
2. normally requiring the equivalent of one calendar year or more to complete; and
3. normally consisting of a minimum of 5.0 degree-credit courses.

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