French (FREN) Courses

FREN1001 Conversational French I

This course is an introduction to the French language, with emphasis on vocabulary acquisition, basic grammar construction and oral communication. Students who have previously studied this language are required to take the foreign language placement exam.
Offered at Denver, North Miami, Providence, Providence CE
3 Semester Credits

FREN1002 Conversational French II

This lower, intermediate-level course is designed to further develop conversational ability by expanding both the vocabulary and exposure to French-speaking cultures. This course concentrates greatly on advanced verb forms and idiomatic expressions.
Prerequisite(s): FREN1001 or language placement.
Offered at Providence, Providence CE
3 Semester Credits

FREN2001 Conversational French III

This advanced intermediate course is designed to perfect the usage of advanced grammar through extensive conversational drill, directed reading, composition and laboratory practice.
Prerequisite(s): FREN1002 or language placement.
Offered at Providence, Providence CE
3 Semester Credits

FREN2020 French Language Immersion

This course, delivered overseas by international post-secondary schools, is designed to develop both fluency in the target language and an in-depth understanding of the historical cultural contexts in which the language is spoken. Students acquire vocabulary through classroom lectures, discussions, required excursions and activities. Students also partner with native speakers of the target language to improve comprehension and communication skills.
Offered at Charlotte, Denver, North Miami, Providence
6 Semester Credits