Romance Studies French

... looks into questions such as ...

  • Which Romance languages are there and where are they spoken?
  • What do the country-specific cultural regions look like?
  • Which literatures will I have to have read?
  • How will studying Romance languages affect my career chances?
  • How do I prepare for studying abroad?

Degree programmes


Romance Studies French, Bachelor 2 subject


Degree: Bachelor of Arts
Start: Winter- and summer semester
Duration: 6 semesters
Classroom language: German, French

2-Subject Bachelor Programme: This degree programme requires a second subject.
Table of combinations

Detailed information for international applicants

What's it all about?

This degree programme is unique, because ...

in combination with the M.Ed., it constitutes a modular degree programme in the course of which students have the option to decide whether they wish to continue their studies to become teachers after completing their B.A. degree.

It provides the opportunity to specialise in the following fields
  • Philology
  • Literary studies
  • Foreign language training
  • Regional and cultural studies

Who is suited?

Those who wish to enrol in this degree programme,


  • a good grasp of the target language


    • languages
    • reading

    struggle through:

    • the intricacies of grammar (and, if required, the Latin proficiency certificate, if aiming for the M.Ed. degree)
    Graduates from this degree programme frequently work
    • in arts administration
    • in academia
    • in the print media
    • in the PR industry

    And else?

    An internship ...

    is optional. It is done as part of the optional module.

    Studying abroad ...

    is mandatory.
    Duration: 6 weeks; 3 months if aiming at becoming a teacher, if the 2nd degree course is not a modern foreign language, participants of the double degree will spend 2 semesters at La Réunion

    Where do I find help?

    Academic advisory office

    Dr. Judith Kittler
    Building, Room: GB 7/137
    Phone: +49 (0)234 / 32-29951
    Website academic advisory office

    Contact students

    Fachschaft Romanistik
    Building, Room: GB 7/144
    Phone: +49 (0)234 / 32-25041
    Website Fachschaft