Courses

FREN 101 Elementary French I

A study of the fundamentals with emphasi s on pronunciation and aural comprehensi on. Oral and written work. Reading of se lected materials. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.; La boratory: 1 hr/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2014 D. Scaer M/W/F 8:30AM-9:30AM
Fall 2014 P. Han M/W/F 2:20PM-3:20PM
Fall 2015 P. Han M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM

FREN 102 Elementary French II

A study of the fundamentals with emphasi s on pronunciation and aural comprehensi on. Oral and written work. Reading of se lected materials. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.; La boratory: 1 hr/wk. 1 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments FREN-101, or its equivalent, is a prerequisite for 102

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2014 P. Han M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Spring 2014 P. Han M/W/F 2:20PM-3:20PM
Spring 2015 P. Han M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Spring 2015 P. Han M/W/F 2:20PM-3:20PM
Spring 2016 P. Han M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Spring 2016 P. Han M/W/F 2:20PM-3:20PM

FREN 150 Elementary French Review

A one semester review of the essentials of French grammar and basic vocabulary to promote listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills. Emphasis is on developing conversational skills and cultural awareness to handle topics of everyday life in French. This course is designed for students who have studied French previously, but lack sufficient preparation to enter French 201. (1) 1 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments FREN-101 or its equivalent

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2014 A. Clifton M/W/F 9:40AM-10:40AM
Fall 2014 A. Clifton M/W/F 10:50AM-11:50AM
Fall 2015 A. Clifton M/W/F 9:40AM-10:40AM
Fall 2015 A. Clifton M/W/F 10:50AM-11:50AM

FREN 201 Intermediate French I

A review of grammar. Selected reading, conversation, culture and composition. L ecture: 3 hrs/wk.; Laboratory: 1 hr/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2014 D. Scaer M/W/F 9:40AM-10:40AM
Fall 2014 D. Scaer M/W/F 10:50AM-11:50AM
Spring 2014 A. Clifton M/W/F 9:40AM-10:40AM
Spring 2014 A. Clifton M/W/F 10:50AM-11:50AM
Fall 2015 D. Scaer M/W/F 8:30AM-9:30AM
Fall 2015 D. Scaer M/W/F 9:40AM-10:40AM
Fall 2015 P. Han M/W/F 2:20PM-3:20PM
Spring 2015 A. Clifton M/W/F 9:40AM-10:40AM
Spring 2015 A. Clifton M/W/F 10:50AM-11:50AM
Spring 2016 A. Clifton M/W/F 9:40AM-10:40AM
Spring 2016 A. Clifton M/W/F 10:50AM-11:50AM

FREN 202 Intermediate French II

A review of grammar. Selected reading, conversation, culture and composition. L ecture: 3 hrs/wk.; Laboratory: 1 hr/wk. 1 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments FREN-201 or equivalent is prerequisite to FREN-202

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2014 A. Clifton M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Spring 2014 D. Scaer M/W/F 9:40AM-10:40AM
Fall 2015 D. Scaer M/W/F 10:50AM-11:50AM
Spring 2015 D. Scaer M/W/F 9:40AM-10:40AM
Spring 2016 D. Scaer M/W/F 9:40AM-10:40AM

FREN 301 French Conversation II

Improving oral proficiency and listening comprehension skills using contemporary media sources. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.; Labo ratory: 1 hr/wk. 1 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments FREN 202

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2014 P. Han M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM

FREN 302 French Composition

Improving command of grammar and writin g skills, vocabulary building, and study of idiomatic expressions through select ed readings. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.; Laborat ory: 1 hr/wk. 1 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments FREN 202

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2015 P. Han M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM

FREN 303 Oral Expression and Phonetics

Theory and practice of pronunciation. S ystemic analysis of the sounds of French and the techniques to produce them accu rately through intonation patterns, phon etic transcription and oral practice. Le cture: 3 hrs/wk.; Laboratory: 1 hr/wk. 1 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments FREN 202

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2015 A. Clifton M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM

FREN 311 French Civiliza & Culture I

The civilization and cultural developme nt of France from the beginning to the F rench Revolution. Attention is paid to t he language, daily life, customs, art, a nd music of the country. Lecture: 3 hrs/ wk. 1 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments FREN 202

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2014 D. Scaer T/Th 10:10AM-11:40AM

FREN 315 Francophone Societies

A study of political, economic, social, literary, and cultural issues in select ed contemporary Francophone societies. T hree French-speaking countries, selected from Africa, the Caribbean, and the Ame ricas, will be studied in depth. Lecture : 3 hrs/wk.; Laboratory work. 1 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments FREN 202

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2015 A. Clifton M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM

FREN 341 Methods of Teaching French

An evaluative study of language teaching methods. Development of teaching aids a nd a teachers resource book. PreK-12 le vels of instruction will be presented. A ssignments will be completed in French. Taught in English. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments FREN-202

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2016 A. Clifton M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM

FREN 380 Sp St: Missing Head/Henri IV

Study of a special topic, with subject or theme to be determined by the student s and faculty member. Course may be take n more than once. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments Permission

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2014 D. Scaer T/Th 10:10AM-11:40AM

FREN 380 Sp St: Myths of Lang Learning

Study of a special topic, with subject or theme to be determined by the student s and faculty member. Course may be take n more than once. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments Permission

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2014 A. Clifton M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM

FREN 406 Independent Study

Guided reading and research of a partic ular facet of French language, literatur e, or culture. 1 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments By permission

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2014 P. Han

FREN 431 The Renaissance Era

Selections from French literature of th e Renaissance, with emphasis on understa nding the literary, cultural, and aesthe tic trends of the period. Lecture: 3 hrs /wk. 1 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments Take Fren-202 or higher

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2014 D. Scaer
Fall 2015 D. Scaer T/Th 10:10AM-11:40AM

FREN 451 19th Century Literature

Readings and discussion of major literar y works of the period. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk . 1 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments Fren-202 or higher

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2014 P. Han T/Th 1:10PM-2:40PM

FREN 461 The Modern Novel & Short Story

Major works of the 20th century includi ng such authors as Gide, Camus, Sartre, Robbe-Grillet, and other francophone wri ters. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments Take Fren-202 or higher

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2014 P. Han
Spring 2016 P. Han T/Th 1:10PM-2:40PM

FREN 496 Honors Project

A program of independent study culminat ing in a paper, artistic creation, or pe rformance. 1 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments See catalog

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2014 P. Han