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Disciplines
French
Core French(academic) FSF1D1
This course provides opportunities for students to communicate and interact in French with increasing
independence, with a focus on familiar topics related to their daily lives. Students will develop their skills in
listening, speaking, reading, and writing by using language learning strategies introduced in the elementary Core
French program, and will apply creative and critical thinking skills in various ways. They will also enhance their
understanding and appreciation of diverse French-speaking communities, and will develop skills necessary for
lifelong language learning.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: AcademicGRADE: 9
PREREQUISITE: Minimum of 600 hours of elementary Core French instruction, or equivalent
Core French(applied) FSF1P1
This is an introductory course for students who have little or no knowledge of French or who have not
accumulated the minimum of 600 hours of elementary Core French instruction. Students will begin to understand
and speak French in guided and structured interactive settings, and will develop fundamental skills in listening,
speaking, reading, and writing through discussing issues and situations that are relevant to their daily lives.
Throughout the course, students will develop their awareness of diverse French-speaking communities in
Canada and acquire an understanding and appreciation of these communities. They will also develop a variety of
skills necessary for lifelong language learning.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: AppliedGRADE: 9
PREREQUISITE: Minimum of 600 hours of elementary Core French instruction, or equivalent
Core French FSF2D1
This course provides opportunities for students to communicate in French about personally relevant, familiar,
and academic topics in real-life situations with increasing independence. Students will exchange information,
ideas, and opinions with others in guided and increasingly spontaneous spoken interactions. Students will
develop their skills in listening, speaking, reading, and writing through the selective use of strategies that
contribute to effective communication. They will also increase their understanding and appreciation of diverse
French-speaking communities, and will develop skills necessary for lifelong language learning.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: AcademicGRADE: 10
PREREQUISITE: FSF1D1 - Core French(academic)
Core French FSF3U1
This course offers students extended opportunities to speak and interact in real-life situations in French with
greater independence. Students will develop their listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills, as well as their
creative and critical thinking skills, through responding to and exploring a variety of oral and written texts. They
will also broaden their understanding and appreciation of diverse French-speaking communities, and will develop
skills necessary for lifelong language learning.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: UniversityGRADE: 11
PREREQUISITE: FSF2D1 - Core French
Core French FSF4U1
This course provides extensive opportunities for students to speak and interact in French independently.
Students will develop their listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills, apply language learning strategies in a
wide variety of real-life situations, and develop their creative and critical thinking skills through responding to and
interacting with a variety of oral and written texts. They will also enrich their understanding and appreciation of
diverse French-speaking communities, and will develop skills necessary for lifelong language learning.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: UniversityGRADE: 12
PREREQUISITE: FSF3U1 - Core French