Please note: If you have taken French in high school, or have spoken it at home, and would like to continue in that language, please go to the Testing Center and ask to take the placement test.


FRCH 101: Elementary French I (4 cr.)
This course is designed for students with no previous knowledge or very limited knowledge of the French language. Strong emphasis will be placed on acquiring conversational and comprehension skills, using practical and interesting situational materials that will stress both language and culture. Grammatical patterns and syntax will be introduced with the aim that students read and write what they have learned to say and understand. This course is not open to native speakers.

FRCH 102: Elementary French II (4 cr.)
Students will build upon skills acquired in the first semester course and will be able to express themselves in a variety of more complex situations in French. This course is not open to native speakers. (Prerequisite: A grade of “C” or higher in FRCH 101 or instructor approval)

Transfer Opportunities

Transfer Agreements by Academic Program: Articulation Agreements are formal agreements between Brookdale and other colleges and universities. These agreements define how the courses you complete at Brookdale will apply to your future bachelor’s degree when you transfer into a baccalaureate program.