FREN 2311 - INTERMEDIATE FRENCH I

Review and application of skills in listening comprehension, speaking, reading, and writing. Emphasizes conversation, vocabulary acquisition, reading, composition, and culture. 

Upon completion, students will be able to:

  • Demonstrate comprehension of authentic spoken discourse produced by French speakers of diverse origins.
  • Produce oral French comprehensible to native speakers using complex grammatical structures to narrate, describe and elicit information.
  • Demonstrate increasing comprehension of authentic written texts in a variety of genres.
  • Write descriptions and narratives at a low intermediate level using complex grammatical structures.
  • Formulate cohesive paragraphs and short/simple essays.
  • Describe cultural practices and products of the French-speaking world drawing on authentic materials including literature and the visual arts.

Grade Basis: L
Credit Hours: 3
Lecture hours: 48.0

Prerequisites:

Restrictions:

  • 2 years high school French, FREN 1412, or approval by instructor