French

Departmental Website

http://www.eiu.edu/language/

Overview

Whether you are considering a career in foreign languages, desire a well-rounded education, or simply enjoy languages and plan to travel for pleasure in the future, Eastern's Department of Foreign Languages can help you develop skills and knowledge to meet your goals.

Benefits of Foreign Language study include: Development of analytical and critical thinking skills; Enhancement of communication skills, which also transfer to your native language; Broadening of your knowledge of the culture of more than one foreign country; Preparation for graduate work in Foreign Languages or another area; Improvement of career opportunities by combining a major or minor in Foreign Languages with a major or minor in business, English, journalism, health care, education, government, etc.; Gaining a unique perspective from which to view your own culture.

Course Catalog Listing

http://catalog.eiu.edu/preview_program.php?catoid=24&poid=3437

To search for scholarship opportunities please visit http://www.eiu.edu/scholarships/

Faculty Listing

http://www.eiu.edu/language/faculty.php

Department of French, Coleman Hall 1159
Contact Name: Dr. Stephen Canfield
Contact Email: sacanfield@eiu.edu
Web: http://www.eiu.edu/language/