Speak French well enough to describe, narrate, and ask/answer questions in the present time about a variety of topics related to your family, daily activities, and the place you live. You should also be able to make short statements and ask/answer simple questions in the past.
Comprehend French with sufficient ability to grasp the main idea and some supporting details in short conversations (spontaneous or recorded) that pertain to the topics mentioned above.
• Read and understand the main idea and some details of materials (both literary and non-literary) about a variety of topics.
• Write sentences and short paragraphs on familiar topics relating to personal interests and practical needs.
• Begin to develop an awareness of French and francophone cultures.
• Begin to understand on a basic level how French functions as a language.