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 Certificate(s)

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6:30PM to 8:30PM
Jan 19, 2022 to Mar 23, 2022
Schedule and Location
Delivery Options
Course Fees
Flat Fee non-credit $245.00
Section Fees
Transcript $10.00 Optional
  • Chrystele Chevallier-Grabinska
Reading List / Textbook
No textbook is required but Contacts, 9th edition by Valette and Velette can be used as a reference.
Section Notes

Delivery format may change in response to COVID-19. Students will be informed of any changes.

This course uses Desire2Learn (D2L), an online learning management system. The instructor will post your course outline and other materials in D2L. For more information about D2L, please visit our Online Learning Resources.

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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