2020-2021 Academic Catalog 
    May 17, 2024  
2020-2021 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

FREN 102 - Elementary French

4 CR
Aimed at developing communicative ability, this course is based on a series of real-life themes, situations, and speech. Vocabulary and grammatical structures are presented within an appropriate thematic or situational context. Emphasis is on vocabulary and syntax. [32-32-64] Lab Fee

Requisites: Take FREN 101  with at least a grade of C.
Michigan Transfer Agreement Requirement: Humanities and Fine Arts
Course Learning Outcomes:
  1. Listening competencies will be limited to being able to interpret basic spoken information, feelings, and ideas about everyday life in the present tense, future tense, and past tense. Competencies in reading will be limited to summarizing short and simple texts.
  2. Speaking competencies will be limited to being able to present basic information on familiar topics in short phrases and simple sentences supported by memorized language. By the end of that level, students should be able to ask basic French questions and give basic French positive & negative answers using the present, the future and the past tense.
  3. Competencies in writing will be limited to being able to write short messages, lists and small skits on familiar topics related to everyday life, but students will not be able to write compositions in paragraph form.