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2018-2019 Undergraduate Academic Catalog 
2018-2019 Undergraduate Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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HU 412F - French III

2 lecture hours 2 lab hours 3 credits
Course Description
This course, a continuation of French II, will provide the students with the remaining major grammar aspects of the language. These aspects include reflexive verbs, irregular verbs, the imperfect, subjunctive, conditional and future tenses, as well as possessive and demonstrative pronouns. In terms of vocabulary, the students will have a chance to read short excerpts from French newspapers and magazines. The spoken aspect of the language will be enhanced by television news programs from Paris and more of the course being conducted in French. The cultural aspects will be complemented by videos and film, and short incursions into art and literature. (prereq: HU 411F  or consent of instructor or department chair)
Course Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:
  • Understand the structure of the French language grammatically
  • Write short, correct sentences in sequence on a given topic
  • Translate with ease simple sentences from French to English
  • Expand the understanding of the French way of life and culture

Prerequisites by Topic
  • None 

Course Topics
  • Verbs (10 classes)
  • Pronouns (5 classes)
  • Prepositions (4 classes)
  • Cultural aspects (7 classes)
  • Readings (7 classes)
  • Reviews (4 classes)
  • Tests (2 classes)

Alicia Domack

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