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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 - 013 Sep 09 - Oct 29, 2014 Enrollment Closed

Day Date Time Location
Tue   Sep 09 to Oct 21, 2014 7:00PM to 9:00PM Downtown Campus, Citi Plaza, 119
Wed   Oct 29, 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
100 + Series French Middle School High School, De Gregory, 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 - 014 Jan 13 - Mar 03, 2015 Available

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
French: The 100+ Series, Degregory, 1998. ISBN 15682266675.

Everything Learning French (Book + CD), Sallee, Hebert, Second Edition, ISBN 9781598694123.

Instructors:
Johanne Giroux

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

Potential Discount(s): Citi Plaza , Western Alumni