FRENCH 235 - Advanced Practice in French
Fall 2022, Section 007 - Sociopolitical and Multicultural Issues
Instruction Mode: Section 007 is  In Person (see other Sections below)
Subject: French (FRENCH)
Department: LSA Romance Languages & Literatures
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Waitlist Capacity:
Waitlist Notes:
With permission of instructor.
Enforced Prerequisites:
FRENCH 230 or 232 with a grade of C- or higher; or RCLANG 290 or 310; or assignment by placement test; or FRENCH 250x AP credit. Only the placement score and not language coursework completed at a previous school will determine placement.
Advisory Prerequisites:
Students who receive transfer credit from for FRENCH 232 and wish to continue with their language study are strongly encouraged to take the placement exam to be certain that they are prepared for FRENCH 235.
May not be repeated for credit.
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French 235 is a course designed for students who want to continue the study of French beyond the four semesters of the Elementary Language Program. The course offers students critical forays into various aspects of Francophone cultures, combined with advanced practice in all language skills, with an emphasis on conversation. Students will be evaluated on course participation, short assignments, and a final writing project.  

Using iconic cultural objects as starting points for critical thinking and discussion, thematic modules blend history and current issues. Students will engage with topics such as politics, education, religion, immigration, ethnicity, gender, sexuality, and the French language itself.

The course also aims to serve as an introduction and prerequisite to the French major and minor and to help prepare students for study abroad.



FRENCH 235 - Advanced Practice in French
Schedule Listing
005 (REC)
 In Person
MWF 3:00PM - 4:00PM
007 (REC)
 In Person
TuTh 10:00AM - 11:30AM
008 (REC)
 In Person
TuTh 11:30AM - 1:00PM
009 (REC)
 In Person
TuTh 1:00PM - 2:30PM

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