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Language Courses

Ryeson offers many language courses in Arabic, Chinese, French, and Spanish that you can take to develop your skills! You may find some of these courses on the Liberal Studies (Table A/Table B) and Open Elective table. Refer to your Academic Advisement Report to ensure that the course(s) you have in mind will meet your degree requirements. 

Before registering for a language course, you must take the appropriate Online Placement Test. Your test score will help you determine which courses you are allowed to take.

Take the placement test now!


Once you have a score, confirm your eligible course(s) in the Placement Test Score Guide and enroll in the course. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Wendy Crolla, Undergraduate Program Administrator at the Department of Languages, Literatures and Cultures (email:

If you have difficulties accessing a test or registering in language courses through RAMSS, contact the Department of Languages, Literatures and Cultures for assistance