French Language 1x
University of Galway
Area of Study
High School French
Course Level Recommendations
ISA offers course level recommendations in an effort to facilitate the determination of course levels by credential evaluators.We advice each institution to have their own credentials evaluator make the final decision regrading course levels.
Recommended U.S. Semester Credits2
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units3
Hours & Credits
Course description: This course builds on the knowledge of French acquired before entry to university. Classes offer practice and consolidation in the spoken and written skills of the language.
Teaching and learning methods: A range of oral, aural and written exercises are employed, supplemented by spoken classes. Written work is prescribed on a regular basis..
Languages of instruction: English and French.
Core texts: M. Ribière & T. Marriott, Help Yourself to Advanced French Grammar (Longman). Collins-Robert French-English, English-French Dictionary (or Harraps dictionary); French Verb book, In-house Booklet (Texts and exercises).
Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.
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.
ECTS (European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System) credits are converted to semester credits/quarter units differently among U.S. universities. Students should confirm the conversion scale used at their home university when determining credit transfer.
Please reference fall and spring course lists as not all courses are taught during both semesters.
Please note that some courses with locals have recommended prerequisite courses. It is the student's responsibility to consult any recommended prerequisites prior to enrolling in their course.