Colgate University

First-Year Course Offerings — Fall 2022

FREN 202   Intermediate French: Language, Culture, and Literature
RestrictionsNot open to students who have received credit for 202 by scoring 4 on the AP exam
Pre-Requisites Three to four years of secondary-school French, or FREN 201 or equivalent
DistributionHuman Thought and Expression
Core AreaGlobal Engagements
RecommendedStudents with more than four years of HS French should not register for FR 202. Those students should register for the appropriate 300-level courses.

Designed to increase the student’s ability to understand, speak, read, and write French. Study includes a review of the more difficult points of intermediate grammar, vocabulary, conversational practice, and short compositions. Additionally, focus is on building familiarity with concepts and skills necessary for the study of literature. Through the practice of the language, the reading of short literary texts, and the use of other materials, students are introduced to diverse aspects of French and Francophone cultures. Language Placement Guidelines