Courses in the French Department have a twofold objective: to perfect fluency in the written and spoken language, and to develop an understanding and appreciation of the literature and culture of France and French-speaking countries.


Fall '18 Language Placement Exam

Friday, August 31st


Milbank Hall - 405


Students must arrive by 10 to take the exam - no late comers.

The test takes about 45 minutes. 50 multiple-choice questions, covering vocabulary, sentence comprehension, grammar and translation. Plus a short translation passage. No listening, no oral. 

No RSVP needed.

Results will be available in the afternoon.

Any exam-related questions may be directed to Professor Jouanneau-Fertig.

Department of French
320 Milbank Hall
3009 Broadway
New York, NY 10027
Department Assistant: Sondra Phifer

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