French Language: C1 (Superior)

Institut Catholique de Paris

Course Description

  • Course Name

    French Language: C1 (Superior)

  • Host University

    Institut Catholique de Paris

  • Location

    Paris, France

  • Area of Study


  • Language Level


    Hours & Credits

  • Contact Hours

    126 - 210
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    10 - 16
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    15 - 24
  • Overview

    You may typically choose to take this course for 9, 12, or 15 hours per week, and your total hours will adjust based on your weekly hours.

    9 hours per week = 126 total contact hours
    12 hours per week = 168 total contact hours
    15 hours per week = 210 total contact hours

    This weekly hour offering is subject to change at the discretion of the Catho each semester.



    Think while arguing on facts and ideas

    The reason, consequence, purpose
    Comparison, opposition and conceding
    Condition and hypothesis
    Deepening of the use of conjunctions of subordination and coordination, prepositions and adverbs.

    Nominalization and verbalization


    Organize the order of saying things and enhance

    The presentatives
    The decisive
    The voices: active, passive and reflexive.

    Themes of specialty:
    The History (according to current events)
    Geopolitics, economics, evolution of minds


    To analyze different types of speech (descriptive, narrative, argumentative ?)

    Structures of a sentence
    Structures of a paragraph
    Structures of a text

    Levels of language
    Sensitization to written and oral styles

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.


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