Elementary Course in French 1
If you do not have a study right at the University of Oulu it is possible to apply for a non-degree study right for this course. You can ask about free places using the contact form during the registration period. You can find the link to the form on the course page when the registration period is open. We are happy to help you with choosing the right course.
Mode of delivery
Course study period
The course introduces basic structures of grammar and vocabulary, such as verb conjugation of the present and (near)future tenses, gender and number of nouns, and the use of articles. In addition, the main types of clauses will be presented, i.e., declarative positive and negative clauses as well as interrogative clauses. The course includes various listening, reading, writing and discussion exercises.
The topics of the course include, e.g., presentations, personal interests and hobbies, discussing daily plans, suggesting something, and agreeing on or declining the suggestions. The main focus is on everyday life, including studies and work. Also, cultural differences are discussed regularly during the course.
Academic Year 2023-2024
Field of study