FSL 421Y1Y

French Language IV


M.-A. Visoi


This advanced course in French aims to provide students with a broader access to French and Francophone culture through the reading and discussion of a variety of texts. Emphasis is placed on mastery of language skills such as reading comprehension, oral and written communication. Students will have access to multimedia materials, online reference and self-correction tools.

Required texts:

A selection of texts and multimedia resources will be available in the course website.

Recommended reference books:

Le petit Robert (monolingual dictionary); Le Robert-Collins (French-English dictionary).

Assignments and evaluation:

Composition (25%); Oral Presentation (20%); Reading Comprehension Test (20%); Individual Interview (25%); Class Participation and Overall Assessment (10%).


FSL 321Y1 or, upon first FRE/FSL enrolment, equivalent as determined by the French Placement Test.


FSL 442H1, FSL 443H1.