At Monash you can learn French as a foreign language from introductory to advanced, according to international standards. We offer a unique undergraduate program that incorporates language acquisition and cultural competence. The core units of our major have been mapped against the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages, allowing students to track their progression against international benchmarks.

In French students can achieve a level of C1 (Proficient User – effective operational proficiency level ) through an integrated curriculum. This has to objective to provide for both the generalist students of French Studies who may wish to seek breadth of training in this area and the specialist student who seek depth of training in a particular field. This program is preparing students for Honours and postgraduate studies.