French Language: A2-1 (High Beginning)
Institut Catholique de Paris
Area of Study
Contact Hours135 - 225
Recommended U.S. Semester Credits9 - 15
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units13 - 22
Hours & Credits
Each section is composed of 3 to 4 macro-objectives that need to be acquired in a minimum of 90 teaching hours (which correspond to 6 hours X 15 weeks). These 90 hours are the minimum teaching amount.
OBJECTIVES PART 1:
Place yourself in time: Describe a situation in the present, past and future tense
Place yourself in space: ask and give directions
Imperfect of description, recent past, present perfect
Relatives pronouns : who, what and where
Prepositions and Adverbs of place
Simple personal pronouns
Express quantity: in, a lot of, a bottle of?
Stages of life
School, accommodation, health
Time: first, then
Space: next to, on the edge of?
Situation verbs: to find, to locate, to go by, to cross, to go along
OBJECTIVES PART 2:
Talk about future, about an obligation + infinitive
To have to + infinitive
OBJECTIVES PART 3:
Invite, accept or refuse
Adverbs of place : y
Cultural activities: cinema, theater?
Vocabulary field ?change and transformation?:
To change, to get better, to increase, to decrease
Vocabulary field ?accommodation and housing?:
To rent, to buy, to move, to settle down, the owner, the tenant, the rent
Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.
Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.