Summer French 2017

The Summer Language Institute is offering 2 different French course options in summer 2017:

Summer Intensive Elementary French

Dates Days and Times Credits Tuition and Fees Instructor(s)
June 19-August 11 M-Th 9-12, 1:00-2:20 300 units $6,955 Silvie Goutas & Yu Liu

Summer Elementary French is an eight-week course which helps students build a solid foundation in the basic patterns of written and spoken French and their use in everyday communication. Attention will be given to all four language skills (listening, speaking, reading, and writing). Completing this sequence is the equivalent of FREN 10100-10200-10300 during the regular academic year, and it will fulfill the College language competency requirement for UChicago students.

Reading French for Research Purposes

Dates Days and Times Credits Tuition and Fees Instructor(s)
June 19-July 21 MWF 9:00am-11:20am 100 units $3,655 Isabelle Faton
June 19-July 21 MWF 1:30pm-3:50pm 100 units $3,655 Jennifer Shonk

This intensive course is designed to help students with little or no background in French develop the reading comprehension skills necessary for academic research. To that end, students will work on grammar, vocabulary, and reading strategies. Students will read a range of scholarly texts, a number of which will be directly drawn from their respective areas of research. Prerequisite: none.