This course will introduce the French language and build on knowledege throughout the courses. Students will gain more experience in reading, writing short compositions, and knowledge of cultural differences and similarities. Practice in speaking will be enhanced by written conversations that students will act out. As students move up, the course will present more complex structures of basic French and expand on the cultural themes learned in previous level classes. Students will make use of the skills attained in all the previous levels, while fine-tuning the students language skills using a variety of approaches. There will be a strong emphasis on writing, speaking, listening, reading, and culture.