Intermediate French A
Area of Study
French, French Culture
PrerequisitesARTS1481 or FREN1102; Excluded: HSC Continuers and Extension 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 Credits3 - 4
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units4 - 6
Hours & Credits
Overview'Intermediate French A' is designed for students with basic knowledge of French equivalent to two semesters of studying the language at the university level. The medium of instruction is French. This course provides an intermediate level program in French language study from a communicative and task-based approach. Students will learn to communicate in simple and routine tasks requiring a simple and direct exchange of information on familiar and routine matters. Students develop their listening and speaking skills through a number of different activities, as well as their reading and writing skills in French. Vocabulary and grammatical structures are presented in the context of culturally relevant issues.Topics include the media, relationships, cuisine, France and the Francophone world as well as national and international concerns.
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.