Intensive French Language: C1 (Superior)
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:
Reasoning arguing on facts or ideas
Reason, consequence and purpose
Comparison, opposition and concession.
Condition and hypothesis
Deepening of the use of subordinations and conjunctions, prepositions and adverbs
Themes of majors:
History (according to current events)
Geopolitics, economics, the evolution habits and minds
OBJECTIVES PART 2:
Organizing the order of enunciation and emphasizing
Active, Passive and Reflexive voices)
Nominalization and verbalization
OBJECTIVES PART 3:
Analyzing different types of speech (descriptive, narrative, argumentative)
Structures of a sentence
Structures of a paragraph
Structures of a text
Style of language
Sensitizing to written and oral styles
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.