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OLRN1140 French 1

Description: The objective of this course is mastery of rudimentary language skills. With the use of simple structures and vocabulary, learners describe personal attributes, formulate simple questions and responses and conjugate in the present tense. Emphasis is given to speech as well as written forms. Students use technology for oral communication practice and evaluation. Short texts bring to light family life and French culture, relating to customs, activities and celebrations in Canada and around the world.
Hours: 42
Credits: 3
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OLRN1240 French 2

Description: The student will sustain development of language skills by extending vocabulary with regard to all activities after work such as weekend chores, leisure, sports including holidaying abroad. The grammatical structures at this level continue to be simple. Through systematic exercises the student becomes more confident and moves on from level 1 present tense and near future to the past tense. The student at the end of this level will be able to share more extensively life at home as well as describe a real or imagined past holiday in a French speaking country.
Hours: 42
Credits: 3
Pre-Requisites: OLRN1140
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OLRN1745 French 3

Description: The progressive acquisition, reinforcement, and creative use of language structures will give the student confidence to self-expression. By analyzing, comparing and applying the French past tenses, the student will have the basic tools to storytelling. At this level, the student will be encouraged to express simple and complex sentence structures. Anecdotes by authors from French speaking Canada will serve as models for the final task.
Hours: 42
Credits: 3
Pre-Requisites: OLRN1240
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OLRN1755 French 4

Description: In addition to a more rigorous approach to vocabulary and grammatical structures with every class, the student will continue to develop everyday situations practiced at earlier levels. Grammatical sentence structures are more complex at this level with the expansion of the past, present, future and conditional verb tenses. Featured articles from French speaking Canada serve as language models and provide a cultural perspective on current issues. Towards the end of the course language skills include the ability to convey necessity, obligation, probability, and or expectation with regards to past experiences, work and education, and the future.
Hours: 42
Credits: 3
Pre-Requisites: OLRN1745
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OLRN1765 French 5

Description: The objective of this course is to expand vocabulary skills through exposure of the diversity of the French language. This is done with the support of literary, political, social and cultural articles from the French speaking world. At this level, grammatical and sentence structures are interesting and complex. At the end of this course the student will have discussed and researched current affairs of French speaking Canada, given an opinion, given advice, expressed regret to hypothetical actions in the past, as well as applied verb tenses that establish sequential order to past actions.
Hours: 42
Credits: 3
Pre-Requisites: OLRN1755
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OLRN1775 French Ecrit

Description: The aim of this course is to expose students to the most important written structures of the French Language. Learn to apply proper grammar rules and to spell a wide range of vocabulary accurately and effectively.
Hours: 42
Credits: 3
Pre-Requisites: OLRN1765
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LANG1435 French Workplace Translation 4

Description: This course is a continuation of Level 3 and students will learn additional translation skills that will enable them to avoid the many pitfalls of translating documents from English to French in the workplace. Students will receive feedback on their translation of business documents within the workplace.
Hours: 42
Credits: 3
Pre-Requisites: LANG1420
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LANG1400 French Workplace Translation 1

Description: In this course you will learn necessary translation skills for professional purposes in the workplace. English to French translation is a skill, which must be acquired through training. You will be given an opportunity to use and commit to memory the translation skills needed to construct grammatically correct sentences, thus ensuring a high level of accuracy and appropriate syntax. This course is intended for individuals of native fluency or near-native fluency in both French and English whose goal is to do written translations (memos, reports, document, e-mails, mission statements, etc.) from English to French.
Hours: 42
Credits: 3
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LANG1410 French Workplace Translation 2

Description: This course is a continuation of Level 1 and students will learn additional translation skills that will enable them to avoid the many pitfalls of translating documents from English to French in the workplace. Students will receive feedback on their translation of business documents within the workplace.
Hours: 42
Credits: 3
Pre-Requisites: LANG1400
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LANG1420 French Workplace Translation 3

Description: This course is a continuation of Level 2 and students will learn additional translation skills that will enable them to avoid the many pitfalls of translating documents from English to French in the workplace. Students will receive feedback on their translation of business documents within the workplace.
Hours: 42
Credits: 3
Pre-Requisites: LANG1410
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LANG1445 French Workplace Translation 5

Description: This course is a continuation of Level 4 and the final course in the program. Students will learn additional translation skills that will enable them to avoid the many pitfalls of translating documents from English to French in the workplace. Students will receive feedback on their translation of business documents within the workplace.
Hours: 42
Credits: 3
Pre-Requisites: LANG1435
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