After completing some courses in French, you will be able to:
A French background serves as a basis in a variety of areas. Those who earn a bachelor's degree in French enter the occupational fields of journalism, broadcasting, international business, translation, government service, organizational education, public relations, media studies, and teaching.
Jobs in French interpretation and translation, in both business and government service, are predicted through 2014 to grow faster than the average for all occupations.1
You can earn credits in French at HCC to transfer as humanities electives to a four year school toward a French major.
Through successful completion of FREN 202, you are able to meet the foreign language requirement in a variety of degree programs.
You can take French courses at HCC to explore the possibilities of connecting French study with another major to enter such career areas as linguistics, comparative literature, journalism, international business, government service, translating in the publishing industry or for businesses, or education.
You can take French courses simply to develop your ability to speak and read in French as cultural and personal enrichment.