There are two primary purposes of this course. The first is your continued improvement in all areas of the French language. To this end, all communication is in French. Secondly, this course will give you an appreciation of contemporary France, its people, and its culture and civilization. This is the study of culture with a capital "C" and culture with a lower case "c"; that is, this is a course about contemporary institutions and about daily life.
written work 10%
Attendance is required. You are allowed one absence before your attendance grade is lowered 5 points for absences 2 and 3, and ten points per absence after that. Repeated late arrival will count as an absence.