Why study French at Dalhousie?

We offer the widest variety of French courses of any university in the region including courses about culture, literature and linguistics, in addition to language.

Our program is geared toward students at all levels, from absolute beginners right up to doctoral studies. You'll learn from professors and instructors who come from diverse francophone regions of Canada, Europe, Africa, Asia and the Middle East, and who are leading scholars in their fields.

Within this stimulating learning environment, you'll receive lots of support through our Cercle Français tutoring resource; make friends in our small, friendly, and tight-knit classes; and have the opportunity to be part of a lively and fun French student society.

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Program details

Bachelor of Arts (BA)