FREN 321: Advanced Composition (3 qh)
An advanced course, developing the writing techniques in continuity to the courses FREN 341 and FREN 351, and introducing the idea of different language levels.
FREN 341: Advanced Grammar (6 qh)
This is a foundation course for the upper division program. It introduces sentence syntax, use of the different voices, modes and tenses of the verbs. It presents the functions and the agreements of the nominal and verbal groups as well as the different linking words. Numerous exercises.
FREN 351: Advanced Listening, Comprehension and Speaking (3 qh)
Development of comprehension and oral expression skills through listening exercises, both audio and video, and role play. The student gains practice in the use of typically French dictums and proverbs and expressions. Free access to the multimedia laboratory permits autonomous, individual learning of the different language levels (familiar, everyday, formal).
FREN 361: Text Analysis (2 qh)
Study of a variety of texts about current events and civilization, or representing different literary styles. Study of the techniques of text analysis, development of vocabulary and knowledge of language structures through required written exercises.