Courses and Credits

Quarter/Semester: Enroll in four to six courses for approximately 18-21 quarter or 12-14 semester credits.

Summer: Enroll in one course for eight quarter or five semester credits.

Spring Semester

French Art History

Art History
This course will enrich your knowledge of the arts in France from their origin to the present. Through this chronological approach to studying art history all the important movements are touched upon and placed in their political, economic, social and cultural contexts. In the fall course, you will...Read more

French Grammar

French
This course is offered each term at all levels (A2-C1). This option is a supplement and adds depth to the grammar program studied in the language class. Les objectifs sont: Systématiser l’acquisition des notions grammaticales étudiées dans le niveau Clarifier, développer et renforcer ses...Read more

Oral Expression

French
This course is offered each term for all levels (A2-C1). This course is required if you are at the A2 and B1 levels. Les objectifs sont: Parler de soi, de la vie quotidienne et sociale, des activités, des sorties… au présent, aux temps du passé et du futur de l’indicatif Acquérir et s’approprier,...Read more

Phonetics: Theory and Practice

French
This course is offered to all levels each term. This is a required course if you are at the beginner level. Les objectifs sont: Développer la perception et la prononciation des phénomènes phonétiques et phonologiques du français actuel Gagner en spontanéité Développer et affiner ses capacités de...Read more

Socio-Cultural Studies of France

European Studies
This course is offered at a B1 level. The objective of this course is to have you discover and understand the current, everyday life in France through observation, analysis, discussion and critical thinking. Vocabulary linked to the curriculum will also be learned. Les objectifs sont: Découvrir le...Read more

Socio-Economic Current Events in France (B1, B2, C1)

European Studies, Business and Economics
This is a six hour course that allows you to better understand the socio-economic aspects of present day France. In addition, after one semester, you can take the exam for the “Diplôme de Français des Affaires – 2ème degree (DFA2) de la Chambre de Commerce et d’Industrie de Paris” (The Paris...Read more

The History of France

History, French
The France of today has its foundations in the France of yesterday. The objective of this course is to have students discover the prestigious past of a nation whose foundations go far back in time. In the fall, you will begin with the time of Roman Gaul and continue to the time of Louis XIV, while...Read more

The History of Music (B2, C1)

History, French
The History of Music course will introduce students to the history of French music from the Baroque period to the present day. In the fall, you will study French vocal and instrumental music in the 17th and 18th centuries, moving to the 19th and 20th centuries spring semester. Composers covered...Read more
Fall Semester

French Art History

Art History
This course will enrich your knowledge of the arts in France from their origin to the present. Through this chronological approach to studying art history all the important movements are touched upon and placed in their political, economic, social and cultural contexts. In the fall course, you will...Read more

French Grammar

French
This course is offered each term at all levels (A2-C1). This option is a supplement and adds depth to the grammar program studied in the language class. Les objectifs sont: Systématiser l’acquisition des notions grammaticales étudiées dans le niveau Clarifier, développer et renforcer ses...Read more

Oral Expression

French
This course is offered each term for all levels (A2-C1). This course is required if you are at the A2 and B1 levels. Les objectifs sont: Parler de soi, de la vie quotidienne et sociale, des activités, des sorties… au présent, aux temps du passé et du futur de l’indicatif Acquérir et s’approprier,...Read more

Phonetics: Theory and Practice

French
This course is offered to all levels each term. This is a required course if you are at the beginner level. Les objectifs sont: Développer la perception et la prononciation des phénomènes phonétiques et phonologiques du français actuel Gagner en spontanéité Développer et affiner ses capacités de...Read more

Socio-Cultural Studies of France

European Studies
This course is offered at a B1 level. The objective of this course is to have you discover and understand the current, everyday life in France through observation, analysis, discussion and critical thinking. Vocabulary linked to the curriculum will also be learned. Les objectifs sont: Découvrir le...Read more

The History of France

History, French
The France of today has its foundations in the France of yesterday. The objective of this course is to have students discover the prestigious past of a nation whose foundations go far back in time. In the fall, you will begin with the time of Roman Gaul and continue to the time of Louis XIV, while...Read more
Fall Quarter

French Art History

Art History
This course will enrich your knowledge of the arts in France from their origin to the present. Through this chronological approach to studying art history all the important movements are touched upon and placed in their political, economic, social and cultural contexts. In the fall course, you will...Read more

French Grammar

French
This course is offered each term at all levels (A2-C1). This option is a supplement and adds depth to the grammar program studied in the language class. Les objectifs sont: Systématiser l’acquisition des notions grammaticales étudiées dans le niveau Clarifier, développer et renforcer ses...Read more

Oral Expression

French
This course is offered each term for all levels (A2-C1). This course is required if you are at the A2 and B1 levels. Les objectifs sont: Parler de soi, de la vie quotidienne et sociale, des activités, des sorties… au présent, aux temps du passé et du futur de l’indicatif Acquérir et s’approprier,...Read more

Phonetics: Theory and Practice

French
This course is offered to all levels each term. This is a required course if you are at the beginner level. Les objectifs sont: Développer la perception et la prononciation des phénomènes phonétiques et phonologiques du français actuel Gagner en spontanéité Développer et affiner ses capacités de...Read more

Socio-Cultural Studies of France

European Studies
This course is offered at a B1 level. The objective of this course is to have you discover and understand the current, everyday life in France through observation, analysis, discussion and critical thinking. Vocabulary linked to the curriculum will also be learned. Les objectifs sont: Découvrir le...Read more

The History of France

History, French
The France of today has its foundations in the France of yesterday. The objective of this course is to have students discover the prestigious past of a nation whose foundations go far back in time. In the fall, you will begin with the time of Roman Gaul and continue to the time of Louis XIV, while...Read more
Summer

French Civilization

Social Sciences and Humanities
Required for all intermediate and advanced students.Read more

French Conversation

French
Students will learn how to express their emotions, interests, passions, and opinions, as well as those of others. Required for students at all levels. Les objectifs sont: Parler de soi, de la vie quotidienne et sociale, des activités, des sorties… au passé, au présent et au futur proche de l’...Read more

French Language

French
Required for all beginner and elementary students. Les objectifs sont: Développer des connaissances dans des domaines variés de la vie sociale Acquérir et développer des stratégies d’apprentissage visant à l’autonomie Compréhension écrite : comprendre l’essentiel d’annonces, de messages simples et...Read more

French Language Lab

French
Required for students at all levels. Les objectifs sont: Développer des connaissances dans des domaines variés de la vie sociale Acquérir et développer des stratégies d’apprentissage visant à l’autonomie Compréhension écrite : comprendre l’essentiel d’annonces, de messages simples et de documents...Read more

Oral Comprehension in Angers

French
Required for all beginner and elementary students. Les objectifs sont: Parler de soi, de la vie quotidienne et sociale, des activités, des sorties… au passé, au présent et au futur proche de l’indicatif Acquérir et s’approprier, par la manipulation, les outils travaillés dans le cours de langue du...Read more