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Sophia's French I course is designed to provide students with the fundamentals required to read, write, and speak in the French language.

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This is a pass/fail course. You must complete 12 Challenges (formative assessments), 4 Milestones (summative assessments), and 5 Touchstones (project-based or written assessments) with an overall score of 70% or better.

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Learning outcomes

<p>At the end of the course, you'll be able to:&nbsp;<br></p> <ul><li>Follow the basic rules of the French alphabet with greetings and other essential vocabulary.</li><li>Demonstrate proper noun agreement when forming introductory phrases and sentences.</li><li>Describe one's academic interests.</li><li>Express dates, times, and other numerical information.</li><li>Ask and answer questions related to daily routines.</li><li>Discuss one's family and friends using possessive and descriptive adjectives.</li><li>Describe one's home life.</li><li>Discuss typical errands in regard to location and cost.</li><li>State preferences and habits in regard to recreational activities.</li><li>Express the occurrence of events related to vacations and travel plans in the present tense.</li><li>Describe weather conditions and seasonal activities.</li><li>Express recent past and near future actions using proper verb construction.</li><li>Survey major cultural aspects of the French-speaking world.</li></ul>
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