Intermediate French I

Faculty
Language, Literature & Performing Arts
Department
Modern Languages
Course Code
MODL 2201
Credits
3.00
Semester Length
15 weeks
Max Class Size
22
Method Of Instruction
Lab
Seminar
Typically Offered
To be determined
Campus
Online

Overview

Course Description
This course is designed for students who have completed MODL 1102 or equivalent. It is aimed at developing further basic oral and written communicative skills. French is spoken in class as much as possible.
Course Content
  1. More complex syntactic structures.
  2. Basic lexicon.
  3. The phonological system of French.
  4. The culture of the Francophone world.
Methods Of Instruction

The functional and communicative approaches will be used.

Classroom activities include: presentation of material by the instructor, practice in pairs, listening comprehension, audio-visual presentations, and conversation practice in small groups with a Native Language Assistant.

Means of Assessment
Written Evaluations
(May include, but not limited to, writing and reading exercises, chapter tests, paragraph writing, written homework, preparation, final written exam.)
50%
Oral Evaluations
(May include, but not limited to, oral tests, oral presentations, listening comprehension, conversation lab, attendance, preparation, class participation, final oral exam.)
50%

No single evaluation will be worth more than 20%.

Learning Outcomes

The student will be expected to demonstrate proficiency in French (present, past, future, conditional and subjunctive) at the intermediate level in:

  1. Aural comprehension of simple discourse in various tenses.
  2. Reading comprehension of simplified texts.
  3. Speech delivery: express feelings and reactions and narrate in the past.
  4. Written expression: guided composition
  5. Understanding target cultures.
Textbook Materials

Textbooks and Materials to be Purchased by Students

An intermediate-level French textbook such as:

  • Terrell, et al. Deux mondes: A Communicative Approach. McGraw-Hill.
  • Terrell, et al. Deux mondes: A Communicative Approach. Cahier d’exercices. McGraw-Hill.

Requisites

Prerequisites

MODL 1102 (Minimum Grade of C) or French 11 (Minimum Grade of B) or Assessment (see calendar).

Corequisites

None

Equivalencies

Requisite for

Course Guidelines

Course Guidelines for previous years are viewable by selecting the version desired. If you took this course and do not see a listing for the starting semester / year of the course, consider the previous version as the applicable version.

Course Transfers

Institution Transfer Details Effective Dates
Camosun College (CAMO) CAMO HUM 1XX (3) 2016/05/01 to -
Capilano University (CAPU) CAPU FREN 120 (4) 2016/05/01 to -
Kwantlen Polytechnic University (KPU) KPU FREN 2200 (3) 2016/05/01 to -
Langara College (LANG) LANG FREN 1117 (3) 2016/05/01 to -
Simon Fraser University (SFU) SFU FREN 1XX (3) 2016/05/01 to -
Thompson Rivers University (TRU) TRU FREN 1100 (3) 2016/05/01 to -
Trinity Western University (TWU) TWU FREN 111 (3) 2016/05/01 to -
University of British Columbia - Okanagan (UBCO) UBCO FREN 103 (3) 2016/05/01 to -
University of British Columbia - Vancouver (UBCV) UBCV FREN 111 (3) 2016/05/01 to -
University of Northern BC (UNBC) UNBC INTS 271 (3) 2015/09/01 to -
University of the Fraser Valley (UFV) UFV FREN 1XX (3) 2016/05/01 to -
University of Victoria (UVIC) UVIC FRAN 1XX (1.5); DOUG MODL 2201 (3) & DOUG MODL 2202 (3) = UVIC FRAN 120 (3) 2016/05/01 to -
Vancouver Island University (VIU) VIU FRCH 1st (3) 2016/05/01 to -

Course Offerings

Fall 2020

CRN
Days
Dates
Start Date
End Date
Instructor
Status
Location
35361
Mon
08-Sep-2020
- 07-Dec-2020
08-Sep-2020
07-Dec-2020
Sutherland
Kimberley
Open
Online
MODL 2201 L02 is a CONVERSATION LAB. Students must FIRST register in MODL 2201 090. Conversation lab starts in week 2.

This course will include synchronous on-line activities. Students should plan to be available on-line at scheduled course times.
Max
Enrolled
Remaining
Waitlist
8
7
1
0
Days
Building
Room
Time
Mon
10:30 - 11:20
CRN
Days
Dates
Start Date
End Date
Instructor
Status
Location
35362
Mon
08-Sep-2020
- 07-Dec-2020
08-Sep-2020
07-Dec-2020
Sutherland
Kimberley
Open
Online
MODL 2201 L03 is a CONVERSATION LAB. Students must FIRST register in MODL 2201 090. Conversation lab starts in week 2.

This course will include synchronous on-line activities. Students should plan to be available on-line at scheduled course times.
Max
Enrolled
Remaining
Waitlist
8
6
2
0
Days
Building
Room
Time
Mon
11:30 - 12:20
CRN
Days
Dates
Start Date
End Date
Instructor
Status
Location
35443
Mon
08-Sep-2020
- 07-Dec-2020
08-Sep-2020
07-Dec-2020
Sutherland
Kimberley
Open
Online
MODL 2201 L04 is a CONVERSATION LAB. Students must FIRST register in MODL 2201 090. Conversation lab starts in week 2.

This course will include synchronous on-line activities. Students should plan to be available on-line at scheduled course times.
Max
Enrolled
Remaining
Waitlist
8
7
1
0
Days
Building
Room
Time
Mon
12:30 - 13:20
CRN
Days
Dates
Start Date
End Date
Instructor
Status
Location
36745
08-Sep-2020
- 07-Dec-2020
08-Sep-2020
07-Dec-2020
Sutherland
Kimberley
Open
Online
MODL 2201 090 - This is an online course with synchronous labs. Students must ALSO register in conversation lab: MODL 2201 L02, L03, or L04.

This course can count as a relevant course in an Associate of Arts specialization in Modern Languages or in an Associate of Arts specialization in Intercultural and International Studies.

Max
Enrolled
Remaining
Waitlist
22
20
2
0