Le Français des Affaires

Practical information

Start dates September
Number of lessons 12
Day(s) and time(s) see Timetable & Registration
Registration fee € 350 for PhD students and staff of Leiden University
€ 440 for others
  Students can register through uSis
Entry level B2/C1
Target level B2/C1
Language of instruction French


Course description

Doing business in France demands the specific knowledge and skills that are viewed as the norm there. In this course, students/professionals set up their own business and write a Business Plan. Topics covered in this context are: options for raising capital, the various types of business entity in France, human resources and management. The course focuses especially on standard French business terminology, and on the professional design and structure of the Business Plan. In addition to practising with written skills, students will have ample opportunity to engage in spoken interaction and production.

Course material

Title Le Français du monde du travail. Français langue étrangère. Français langue étrangère, Seconde édition. Préparation aux examens DFA1 et DFA2 de la CCIP
Author(s) Eliane Cloose
ISBN 9782706113567
Available at Boekhandel Van Stockum

Title Construire son business plan
Authorr C. Léger-Jarinou and G. Kalousis
Available at Boekhandel Van Stockum
The course material is not included in the registration fee. Course participants are required to purchase course materials themselves.

Target Group

The course is intended for educated adults, both students and staff of Leiden University and anyone else who may be interested. It is open to law students, PhD candidates, students studying French and professional business people.

Other information

Last Modified: 25-07-2016