About this Class
In this course you will learn about the ins and outs of living in modern France. What is a typical day like for French people? How is everyday life different and/or similar to American life? Discover a variety of aspects such as schooling, hobbies, family, professional life and healthcare system. Daily Life in France is a great opportunity for you to better understand how the French live.
Communicative and Linguistic objectives:
Understand the main points of clear standard input on familiar matters regularly encountered.
Deal with most situations likely to arise in role plays and creative writing micro tasks.
Produce well connected text on topics that are from various interests.
Describe experiences and events, dreams, hopes and ambitions; give reasons and explanations for opinions and plans; make usage of appropriate speech verbal tools and introduce notion of nuances.
Above: A Paris Metro station in 2008, photographed by Alessandro Prada. From Flickr.