The Department of Romance Languages houses UVM's programs in French, Italian and Spanish.

In addition to our courses in language study, we offer a full array of classes on the literatures and cultures of the many regions of the world where the languages we teach are spoken, and on the form and meaning of human language itself.

Welcome to Romance Languages at UVM!

We offer a wide array of courses with talented teacher-scholars: language courses at all levels, courses in the literatures and cultures of the French, Italian, and Spanish-speaking worlds. Read the rest of our Chair's welcome letter...

 

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Katherine Brennan,a second-year student with a double major in French and religion, recently won first place and a $1000 prize in a video contest offered by the Franco-American Centre. Brennan's video shows how ubiquitous French culture is in the two places she spends the most time: her family home on Cape Cod and Burlington.







Our Programs

We offer undergraduate majors and minors in French, Italian Studies and Spanish as well as a separate minor in Italian.

 

Our Faculty

Our instructors are poets and pedagogues as well as being literary, cultural, and linguistic scholars. Our faculty consists of 33 publicly recognized teachers and scholars who are highly knowledgeable, dedicated to their students, and active participants in the UVM community. 

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Our Courses

In addition to our courses in language study, we offer a full range of classes on the written works and cultures of the many regions of the world where the languages we teach are spoken, and on the form and meaning of human language itself.