Fundamental skills in listening comprehension, speaking, reading, and writing. Includes basic vocabulary, grammatical structures, and culture.

Lab fees apply.

Upon completion, students will be able to:

  • Engage in conversations using level-appropriate grammatical structures including narrating events that take place in the present and producing questions and responses on a variety of topics dealing with everyday life.
  • Demonstrate understanding of level-appropriate spoken French.
  • Write simple sentences and organize them into short paragraphs.
  • Read and comprehend level-appropriate texts.
  • Identify and discuss traditions, customs and values of the French world.
  • Compare and contrast the traditions, customs and values of the French world with characteristics of their own culture.

Grade Basis: L
Credit Hours: 4
Lecture hours: 48.0
Lab hours: 32.0