Intensive French Language: A1-2 (Beginning)
Institut Catholique de Paris
Area of Study
Please use the following only as a guideline to determine what each student's language level may be. Each semester/quarter is of COLLEGE-LEVEL French or the equivalent of: 0 Semesters/0 Quarters = Beginning 1-2 Semesters/ 1-3 Quarters = High Beginning 3-4 Semesters/4-6 Quarters = Intermediate 5-6 Semesters/7-9 Quarters = High Intermediate 7-8 Semesters/10-12 Quarters = Advanced Fluent/Native Speaker = Superior Please note that a student's French language level in France is based on the standards of the French university.
Recommended U.S. Semester Credits6
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units9
Hours & Credits
OBJECTIVES PART 1:
Describe one day?s activities
Reflexive verbs in the present tense
Everyday Verbs in present and past tense/ simple accord of past participle
Activities and everyday?s places
OBJECTIVES PART 2:
Talk about future activities
OBJECTIVES PART 3:
Talk about what happened
One?s day using the past tense
Past tense (everyday?s verbs and reflexive verbs)
Imperfect tense for a state/ description
Time of the day
OBJECTIVES PART 4:
Ask/ Accept/ Refuse
The Conditional of politeness (to want, can)
Personal Pronouns COD, COI
Terms to thank somebody
OBJECTIVES PART 5:
Express one?s taste, one?s opinion
The reason: why, because
Simple verbs of opinions (to think that, to believe that?)
Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.
Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.
Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.