Course Description

Develop your fluency in French in this beginner conversation class. The course focuses on improving pronunciation and listening comprehension, reinforcing grammar and sentence structure, and building vocabulary and common expressions through discussions on current topics and themes of interest. Students are given plenty of opportunity to practise speaking and listening by working in pairs and small groups in a relaxed setting.

Course Details

Upon completion of this course, successful students will be able to:

  • Have simple conversations in French
  • Use basic grammar in simple interactions
  • Use the most common tenses with confidence
  • Speak French with better pronunciation and more confidence


Formerly known as: FRE 113 French Conversation


FRE 103 French 3 or equivalent.

Applies Towards the Following Program(s)

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Online Synchronous
6:30PM to 8:30PM
Sep 26, 2023 to Nov 28, 2023
Schedule and Location
Delivery Options
Course Fees
Flat Fee non-credit $249.00
  • Chrystele Chevallier-Grabinska
Reading List / Textbook

No textbook required.

Section Notes

Classes are held online in real time (Mountain Time) at the specified time and dates.

This course uses:

  • Desire2Learn (D2L), an online learning management system. The instructor will post the course outline and other materials in D2L.
  • Zoom web conferencing software.

For more information, please visit our Online Learning Resources.

Unless notified, all online courses are available at 9 am MT the day before the start date. Students registering on (or after) the start date will receive access within one day of registration.

Students unfamiliar with online learning are encouraged to take our free Digital Skills for Learning Online course.

Unless otherwise stated, notice of withdrawal or transfer from a course must be received at least seven calendar days prior to the start date of the course.


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