Learn French online through our first year college-level course to develop linguistic fluency and gain proficiency in all four communicative skills (listening, speaking, reading and writing) as well as cultural competence.
What you can learn.
- Make requests and express opinions
- Express ongoing actions in the past
- Make comparisons
- Give formal orders, instructions, and advice
- Express wishes, hope, and doubt
- Describe activities in progress
About this course:This is the second in a sequence of three courses (XL 1, XL 2, XL 3) covering first year college-level French. Instruction emphasizes past and future verb tenses; commands; object pronouns; idiomatic expressions; and the expansion of cultural vocabulary using a communicative, thematically based approach. Conducted entirely in French. Transferable for UC credit.
Spring 2021 Schedule
These courses are fully online and have no regular meeting times.
Midterm and final exams are proctored online; additional requirements include microphone, headphones/speakers, and webcam.
Enrollment limited to 25 students. Visitors not permitted. Enrollment deadline: April 2. Internet access required. Materials required.