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French Courses

E.g. 2016-2017

FRENLANG 1: First-Year French, First Quarter

Proficiency-based. Development of discourse appropriate in French and Francophone contexts.

2016-2017
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FRENLANG 1A: Accelerated First-Year French, Part 1

Completes first-year language sequence in two rather than three quarters. Recommended for students with previous knowledge of French who place into FRENLANG 1A on the placement test, or those who are familiar with another Romance language. FRENLANG 2A fulfills the University foreign language requirement. Prerequisite: Placement Test.or consent of coordinator.

2016-2017
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FRENLANG 2: First-Year French, Second Quarter

Continuation of FRENLANG 1. Proficiency-based. Development of discourse appropriate in French and Francophone contexts. Prerequisite: Placement Test, FRENLANG 1 or equivalent.

2016-2017
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FRENLANG 2A: Accelerated First-Year French, Part 2

Continuation of FRENLANG 1A. Completes first-year language sequence in two rather than three quarters. Recommended for students with previous knowledge of French who place into FRENLANG 1A on the placement test or who are familiar with another Romance language. Fulfills the University foreign language requirement. Prerequisite: FRENLANG 1A or Placement Test.

2016-2017
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FRENLANG 3: First-Year French, Third Quarter

Continuation of FRENLANG 2 . Proficiency-based. Development of discourse appropriate in French and Francophone contexts. Prerequisite: Placement Test, FRENLANG 2 or equivalent. Fulfills the language requirement.

2016-2017
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FRENLANG 10: Beginning French Oral Communication

For students who have completed FRENLANG 1 or FRENLANG 1A. Emphasis is on speaking skills, vocabulary, and pronunciation. May be repeated once for credit.

2016-2017
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FRENLANG 10SC: French Immersion: Contemporary Issues in the French-Speaking World

Are you interested in all things French? Do you want to learn about the issues that the Francophone world is facing today? Then the course French Immersion: Contemporary Issues in the French-speaking world offered next September is perfect for you! Immerse yourself in the French language and culture through an intense but rewarding program. You will read contemporary authors, work with films, news videos and songs, and learn about French and Francophone societies while improving your linguistic proficiency. The course will examine social and political topics such as national identity, immigration and post-colonial literatures. It will also include several organized student outings, an on-campus crêpe night, and many other French themed activities outside of the classroom.

2016-2017
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FRENLANG 15: Intermediate French Oral Communication

For students who have completed FRENLANG 3 or FRENLANG 2A (end of first-year). Emphasis is on current events and news in the French and Francophone world. May be repeated once for credit.

2016-2017
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FRENLANG 15S: Intermediate Conversation: French in Everyday Life

Same content as 15. May be repeated once for credit. Prerequisite: one year of college French or equivalent.

2016-2017
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FRENLANG 20A: France and Francophonie

Second-year French conversation based on themes from the regions of France and the Francophone world. Intermediate-level speaking skills and advanced-level functions. Topics include travel, food, and crosscultural comparisons. Students returning from study abroad programs are encouraged to enroll. May be repeated once for credit. Prerequisite: FRENLANG 21C or equivalent.

2016-2017
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FRENLANG 20B: French Cinema

Second-year French conversation based on films. Intermediate-level speaking skills and advanced-level functions. Themes include: French filmmakers, stars, and trends. Required film viewing in and outside class in French. May be repeated once for credit. Prerequisite: FRENLANG 21C or equivalent.

2016-2017
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FRENLANG 20C: Contemporary French Language

Second-year French conversation. Intermediate-level speaking skills and advanced-level functions for formal and informal situations. Useful for students planning to travel or study abroad. May be repeated once for credit. Prerequisite: FRENLANG 21C or equivalent.

2016-2017
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FRENLANG 21C: Second-Year French: Cultural Emphasis, First Quarter

Sequence integrating culture and language. Emphasis is on advanced proficiency in oral and written discourse including presentational language and socio culturally appropriate discourse in formal and informal, academic, and professional contexts. Prerequisite: Placement Test, one year of college French.

2016-2017
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FRENLANG 22C: Second-Year French: Cultural Emphasis, Second Quarter

Continuation of FRENLANG 21C. Sequence integrating culture and language. Emphasis is on advanced proficiency in oral and written discourse including presentational language and socio culturally appropriate discourse in formal and informal, academic, and professional contexts. Prerequisite: Placement Test, FRENLANG 21C.

2016-2017
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FRENLANG 23C: Second-Year French: Cultural Emphasis, Third Quarter

Continuation of FRENLANG 22C. Sequence integrating culture and language. Emphasis is on advanced proficiency in oral and written discourse including presentational language and socio culturally appropriate discourse in formal and informal, academic, and professional contexts. Prerequisite: placement Test, FRENLANG 22C.

2016-2017
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FRENLANG 60A: Beginning French Conversation

(AU)

2016-2017
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FRENLANG 60B: Intermediate French Conversation

(AU) (Staff)

2016-2017
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FRENLANG 60C: Advanced French Conversation

2016-2017
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FRENLANG 60D: French Viticulture

2016-2017
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FRENLANG 60E: French Cooking

(AU)

2016-2017
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FRENLANG 60F: French Cinema

May be repeated for credit. (AU)

2016-2017
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FRENLANG 60P: Advanced Viticulture

2016-2017
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FRENLANG 60T: Teaching French Conversation

(AU)

2016-2017
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FRENLANG 120: Advanced French Oral Communication

Speaking skills and functions including narration, description, supporting opinions, and hypothesizing about current events and issues in France. May be repeated once for credit. Prerequisites: FRENLANG 22C or 23C or equivalent.

2016-2017
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FRENLANG 120S: Advanced French Conversation

Speaking skills and functions including narration, description, supporting opinions, and hypothesizing about current events and issues in France. May be repeated once for credit. Prerequisites: FRENLANG 22C or 23C or equivalent.

2016-2017
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FRENLANG 124: Advanced French: Composition, Writing, and Presentation

This bridge course prepares students for transitioning to literature classes that are taught in French. Emphasis is on the development of speaking, writing, and presenting at the advanced level. Students will review and master the difficulties of French through the study of various types of literary texts and through analysis of current events in the francophone world. Required for students majoring or minoring in French. Prerequisite: FRENLANG 23C or equivalent.

2016-2017
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FRENLANG 199: Language Specials

Prerequisite: consent of instructor.

2016-2017
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FRENLANG 250: Reading French

For seniors or graduate students seeking to meet the University reading requirement for advanced degrees. Reading strategies for comprehension of secondary literature for academic research. Fulfills the University foreign language requirement for advanced degrees if student earns a grade of 'B.' Prerequisite: one year or reading proficiency in another Romance language.

2016-2017
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FRENLANG 394: Graduate Studies in French Conversation

Prerequisite: consent of the instructor.

2016-2017
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FRENLANG 395: Graduate Studies in French

Prerequisite: consent of instructor.

2016-2017
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