EENI-Business School

French for international business

Syllabus of the Sub-subject: French for international business.

  1. Introduction to French grammar
  2. Cases: Conversation for international business English - French
  3. Cases of the international marketing English - French (with audio)


- Improve their reading comprehension of French Literature texts and articles. Develop the reading comprehension skills.
- build the pronunciation and intonation skills
- Understand the information related to the international business (letters, webs, email, news...)
- Improve the writing capabilities of French.

The Sub-subject “French for international business” is part of the following programs:
  1. Doctorate in Business in Africa
  2. Masters (e-learning): International Business, Africa

Languages of study English Spanish EENI French EENI Portuguese EENI

Description of the Sub-Subject (French for international business).

For this course the students will need to have a basic knowledge of French language (which includes basic vocabulary and grammar).

Why study French? French is spoken in forty countries. French and English are the two most widely spread languages in Africa. Approximately 50% of the African Countries speak French as either a second language or as an official language.

French is the official language of France, Benin, Burkina Faso, the Central African Republic (CAR), the Democratic Republic of the Congo; Congo (Republic of), Ivory Coast, Gabon, Guinea, Luxembourg, Mali, Monaco, Niger, Senegal, and Togo.
- French is a co-official language in Belgium, Burundi, Cameroon, Canada (Quebec), Chad, The Comoros Islands, Djibouti, Equatorial Guinea, Haiti, Madagascar, Rwanda, the Seychelles, Switzerland, and Vanuatu.
- Other French Speaking countries Algeria, Andorra, Dominica, Grenada, Guinea-Bissau, Italy, Laos, Lebanon, Mauritania, Mauritius, Morocco, Tunisia, and Vietnam.
- French is one of the official working languages in dozens of international organisations (European Union (EU), the United Nations (UN), OECD...) and the African Organisations: African Development Bank, United Nations Economic Commission for Africa, African Union, Arab Maghreb Union, Economic Community of West African States, West African Economic and Monetary Union, Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa...

English - French
English French

Reading and comprehension of French Literature texts and articles.

- Cases of conversations I: International Business: 100 bilingual conversations in French and English.
- Cases of conversations II (with audios): International Marketing. 170 bilingual conversations in French and English.

English - French
Audio French English

At the end of the course, students will be able to translate texts with the help of the dictionary.

Languages - Spanish - Portuguese.

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