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French: The Basics Part I

LANG6301

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Description

Have you always wanted to learn the language of love? Designed for the beginner, this course develops a basic vocabulary, explores fundamental grammar, pronunciation and verbs. You will develop your French communication skills by learning to ask and answer simple questions in a variety of practical situations.

What You Will Learn

As an Introduction to French the aim of this course is to provide the participants with a basic understanding of how the language “works”. You will study basic vocabulary and expressions, alphabet, numbers, and basic regular and irregular verbs (e.g. avoir être, faire). The importance of basic grammar and proper pronunciation will be addressed through study and systematic practice of the French sounds, rhythm, grammar and simple communicative topics.

At the completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Understand elementary vocabulary and verbs
  • Ask and answer simple questions

What to Expect

This is an interactive course, which includes lectures, exercises and practicing the language in and out of class.

There are no prerequisites required. This class is for students who have no knowledge of the language or have forgotten what was previously learned.



Registration Options

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LANG6301 - 001 Sep 10 - Oct 29, 2013 Enrollment Closed

Day Date Time Location
Tue   Sep 10 to Oct 01, 2013 7:00PM to 9:00PM Downtown Campus, Citi Plaza, 125
Tue   Oct 08 to Oct 15, 2013 6:45PM to 9:15PM Downtown Campus, Citi Plaza, 125
Tue   Oct 22 to Oct 29, 2013 7:00PM to 9:00PM Downtown Campus, Citi Plaza, 125

Completion Requirements
To complete this course, active participation is required and participants must miss no more than two classes.

Required Textbooks
French: The 100+ Series, Degregory, 1998, ISBN 1568226675.

Everything Learning French (book + cd), Sallee & Hebert, 2nd edition, ISBN 9781598694123.

Instructors:
Johanne Giroux

Fee(s):
Course Fee $185.00 ?
Western Employee $185.00 ?

Potential Discount(s): Citi Plaza , Western Alumni

LANG6301 - 002 Jan 14 - Feb 25, 2014 Enrollment Closed

Day Date Time Location
Tue   Jan 14, 2014 7:00PM to 9:00PM Downtown Campus, Citi Plaza, 119
Tue   Jan 21 to Jan 28, 2014 6:30PM to 9:30PM Downtown Campus, Citi Plaza, 119
Tue   Feb 04 to Feb 25, 2014 7:00PM to 9:00PM Downtown Campus, Citi Plaza, 119

Required Textbooks: To be announced.

Completion Requirements
To complete this course, active participation is required and participants must miss no more than two classes.

Required Textbooks
French: The 100+ Series, Degregory, 1998, ISBN 1568226675.

Everything Learning French (book + cd), Sallee & Hebert, 2nd edition, ISBN 9781598694123.

Instructors:
Johanne Giroux

Fee(s):
Course Fee $185.00 ?
Western Employee $185.00 ?

Potential Discount(s): Citi Plaza , Western Alumni

LANG6301 - 013 Sep 09 - Oct 28, 2014 Future Offering

Day Date Time Location
Tue   Sep 09 to Oct 28, 2014 7:00PM to 9:00PM Downtown Campus, Citi Plaza, 119

Completion Requirements
To complete this course, active participation is required and participants must miss no more than two classes.

Required Textbooks
TBA

Instructors:
Johanne Giroux

Fee(s):
Course Fee $185.00 ?
Western Employee $185.00 ?

Potential Discount(s): Citi Plaza , Western Alumni

LANG6301 - 014 Jan 13 - Mar 03, 2015 Future Offering

Day Date Time Location
Tue   Jan 13 to Mar 03, 2015 7:00PM to 9:00PM Downtown Campus, Citi Plaza, 119

Completion Requirements
To complete this course, active participation is required and participants must miss no more than two classes.

Required Textbooks
TBA

Instructors:
Johanne Giroux

Fee(s):
Course Fee $185.00 ?
Western Employee $185.00 ?

Potential Discount(s): Citi Plaza , Western Alumni