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On ne naît pas femme, on le devient.

— de Beauvoir

French 12: Intensive French Workshop (Summer Session B — 10 weeks)

Readings:

Jian & Hester, Découverte et Création, Cahier d’exercices, 5th edition; Recommended: Morton, English Grammar for Students of French; Additional Course Materials TBA

Course Description:

Introduction to speaking, listening, reading, and writing in French, with French as the exclusive means of communication. This intensive course offers students a thorough grounding in basic French grammar, with particular emphasis on oral expression. The content of the course is equivalent to one year of French study at Berkeley (French 1 and 2). Graduate students as well as undergraduates are encouraged to enroll. This is strictly an introductory-level course, and no previous knowledge of French is required or assumed.

Prerequisites:

no previous French required. Additional placement questions should be directed to course instructor.

Additional Information:

Course starts at 10 am on first day of session.  After first day, course commences at 9 am.

Section times and locations in the Schedule of Classes