French Language: A1-1 (True Beginning)

Institut Catholique de Paris

Course Description

  • Course Name

    French Language: A1-1 (True Beginning)

  • Host University

    Institut Catholique de Paris

  • Location

    Paris, France

  • Area of Study

    French

  • Language Level

    True Beginning

  • Prerequisites

    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: 0-3 Semesters/0-5 Quarters = Beginning level 4-5 Semesters/6-8 Quarters = Intermediate 6-7 Semesters/9-11 Quarters = High Intermediate 8-9 Semesters/12-14 Quarters = Advanced Fluent/Native Speaker = Superior

    Hours & Credits

  • Contact Hours

    144 - 216
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    9 - 14
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    14 - 21
  • Overview

    OBJECTIVES PART 1:

    -Communication:
    Introduce yourself / others

    -Linquistic:
    You (Singular/Plural)
    To be / To have
    Elision
    It is / He is
    Personal pronouns:
    Subject, tonic
    Present tense

    -Vocabulary:
    Alphabet
    Identity / Nationality
    Numbers
    Common forms of address

    OBJECTIVES PART 2:

    -Communication:
    Describe somebody / a place / an object

    -Linguistics:
    Simple, affirmative, negative sentence
    Gender, numbers
    Definite and indefinite articles
    Initiation to basic grammatical terms (subject, verb, complement)

    -Vocabulary:
    Colors
    Forms

    OBJECTIVES PART 3

    -Communication:
    Ask simple questions / Answer (space and time)

    -Linguistics:
    Who / When / Where /How much /How /Which
    Prepositions: at / in / from

    -Vocabulary:
    Hours
    Days
    Months
    Right / Left
    Classroom, house and street objects

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.