|Beginning French I|
|BEG SEM FRENCH|
|CLASS CODE:||FR 101||CREDITS: 4|
|DIVISION:||LANGUAGE & LETTERS|
|DEPARTMENT:||FOREIGN LANGUAGE & LITERATURE|
|GENERAL EDUCATION:||This course does not fulfill a General Education requirement.|
|DESCRIPTION:||Acquisition of basic language skills, listening and speaking first, followed by reading and writing.|
|TAUGHT:||Fall, Winter, and Summer|
|CONTENT AND TOPICS:||French Language|
|GOALS AND OBJECTIVES:||-Learn and pass off set oral expressions provided for each chapter of the text.
-Complete simple communicative tasks talking about family, home, school, work, leisure time and childhood.
-Speak in the present, the near future, and the past.
-Complete a variety of written assignments in the appropriate course workbook.
-Comprehend elementary dialogues using vocabulary and structures from the text and answer simple questions about the content.
-Become aware of concepts, issues and world views in Francophone countries through discussions of culturally authentic material.
-Complete reading comprehension portions of chapter tests.
|REQUIREMENTS:||Role plays, theme oriented tasks, workbook performance, oral proficiency evaluations, quizzes, tests.|
|PREREQUISITES:||This course is for beginners, students with less than a year and a half of high school French.|
|EFFECTIVE DATE:||August 2002|