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French Course Descriptions

FR100 French Life and Culture
Offers an introduction to French history, politics, arts and culture, and includes briefings at Parisian museums, ministries, or media centers. Basic French language is included. Offered as needed.
4 Credits

FR101 First Year French, Term 1
Introduces the French language (including listening, speaking, reading and writing) and Francophone culture (including geography, customs, daily life, heritage and literature), facilitated by the study of vocabulary, grammar, short readings and guided conversation. Instructor and students use French as the primary language of the class. F
4 Credits

FR102 First Year French, Term 2
Introduces the French language (including listening, speaking, reading and writing) and Francophone culture (including geography, customs, daily life, heritage and literature), facilitated by the study of vocabulary, grammar, short readings and guided conversation. Instructor and students use French as the primary language of the class. Prerequisite: FR101 with a grade of C or better; or one year of high school French; or consent of instructor. W
4 Credits

FR103 First Year French, Term 3
Introduces the French language (including listening, speaking, reading and writing) and Francophone culture (including geography, customs, daily life, heritage and literature), facilitated by the study of vocabulary, grammar, short readings and guided conversation. Instructor and students use French as the primary language of the class. Prerequisite: FR102 with a grade of C or better; or two years of high school French; or consent of instructor. Sp
4 Credits

FR201 Second Year French, Term 1
Provides extensive practice in all four language skills (reading, writing, speaking, listening). Includes cultural and literary readings and an in-depth review and expansion of basic French grammar and vocabulary, as well as a broadening of the student's understanding of Francophone culture. All classroom interaction (both by instructor and students) takes place in French. Prerequisite: FR103 with a grade of C or better; or three years of high school French; or consent of instructor. W
4 Credits

FR202 Second Year French, Term 2
Provides extensive practice in all four language skills (reading, writing, speaking, listening). Includes cultural and literary readings and an in-depth review and expansion of basic French grammar and vocabulary, as well as a broadening of the student's understanding of Francophone culture. All classroom interaction (both by Instructor and students) takes place in French. Prerequisite: FR201 with a grade of C or better; or consent of instructor. W
4 Credits

FR203 Second Year French, Term 3
Provides extensive practice in all four language skills (reading, writing, speaking, listening). Includes cultural and literary readings and an in-depth review and expansion of basic French grammar and vocabulary, as well as a broadening of the student's understanding of Francophone culture. All classroom interaction (both by instructor and students) takes place in French. Prerequisite: FR202 with a grade of C or better; or consent of instructor. Sp
4 Credits

XFR0542A French Beg Conversation 1
Designed to present a basic French vocabulary and the conjugation of verbs in the present tense. Emphasizes the pronunciation of basic words which would aid the traveler or beginning student. First of three courses.
0 Non-Credit

XFR0542B French Beg Conversation 2
Continuing emphasis on correct French pronunciation; includes telling times and dates, and the conjugation verbs in the past tense. Second of three courses.
0 Non-Credit

XFR0542D French Int 1
Covers reading, writing, listening, and speaking French. Prerequisite: Beginning French
0 Non-Credit

XFR0542E French Int 2
Continued coverage of reading, writing, speaking, and listening skills. Includes specific number skills, and more advanced grammar skills. Renew basic verb conjugation. Prerequisite: Term 1 of Intermediate French, or instructors consent.
0 Non-Credit

XFR0542F French for Travelers
Introduces French pronunciation, basic vocabulary for travel, cultural information, and travel suggestions and tips. Involves weekly conversation practice.
0 Non-Credit