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|French 5||431B||4 Credits|
PREREQUISITE: A MINIMUM GRADE OF C- IN FRENCH 4
This course is designed for students who have successfully completed French 4 or who have the recommendation of the Department Head. The course focuses on refining conversational skills and reviewing essential grammar points, as well as exploring advanced grammar and complex sentence structure. Contemporary francophone culture is highlighted. Key authors from the nineteenth and twentieth centuries are studied, as are the works of several French cinematographers such as Francois Truffaut, Eric Rohmer, and Claude Berri. Units on sociopolitical aspects of French history from 1789 to the present are examined. The role of France and francophone countries in contemporary international relations provides another facet of this course.
Curriculum Map for French 5