Spring/Summer 2023 Courses

This is an online course for students with little or no previous knowledge of French. Learners will identify the key elements of a French sentence, the structure of sentences, and the devices used to combine sentences and paragraphs in French, as well as translate texts from subject areas including humanities, social sciences, business, and sciences.

This online French course is aimed at students with little or no knowledge of French and is designed to provide them with basic language skills to enable them to understand and use familiar everyday expressions and basic phrases in everyday situations.


NOTE: Only offered online. Consult Arts and Science Online.
NOTE: Not available for credit towards any plan in FREN.
NOTE: Students with a higher level of French than beginner speakers cannot enrol in this course, and will need to sign a solemn declaration to this effect at the start of the course.


LEARNING HOURS: 144 (132O;12P)
EQUIVALENCY: FREN P16/3.0.
ONE-WAY EXCLUSION: May not be taken with or after FREN 107/3.0; FREN 111/3.0; FREN 112/3.0; FREN 118/3.0; FREN 150/6.0; FREN 219/3.0; FREN 320/3.0; FREN P10/6.0; FREN P11/3.0; FREN P12/3.0; FREN P17/3.0; FREN 100/6.0; FREN 101/3.0; FREN 102/3.0; FREN 110/6.0.

This course is designed to provide students with foundational French oral and written skills to successfully navigate through a range of professional workplace environments. It will expose students to professional situations and enable them to actively engage in real life scenarios; from applying and interviewing for a position when entering the workforce, to chairing meetings and conducting routine business as an active member of a professional organization.

NOTE: This course is not intended for fluent French speakers.
NOTE: Not available for credit towards any Plan in FREN.
NOTE: Only offered online. Consult Arts and Science Online.

LEARNING HOURS: 120 (30O;90P)
PREREQUISITE: FREN 118/3.0 or FREN 150/6.0.
ONE-WAY EXCLUSION: May not be taken with or after any FREN 200 or FREN 300 level course except for FREN 219/3.0 and/or FREN 320/3.0