Elementary French


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.

  • Communicate through directed activities using the vocabulary and structures studied
  • Write simple sentences using the vocabulary and structures studied
  • Construct grammatically correct statements with verbs as well as 
  • Gain increased awareness of different francophone countries and cultures
  • Demonstrate use of acceptable pronunciation
  • Acquire basic reading comprehension skills 

About this course:

A continuation of XL 2, this course 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.
FRNCH XL 2 Elementary French, or proof of equivalent and consent of instructor at the first session.

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