All classes are held at the Del Valle Education Center, 100 Building.
French: First Year through Advanced classes emphasize communication by laying a strong foundation in grammar and vocabulary. Classes also include conversation and culture. Textbooks may be required. Language classes start in Fall and continue through Spring. A complete year of Language is a, b & c. "a" is offered in Fall, "b" is offered in Winter, "c" is offered in Spring French 1a - 10 classes, No Prerequisite. A beginning French course focusing on pronunciation, basic grammar, and short dialogues. 060320 Th 9/12-11/14 9:30-11:30am Rm 106 Reg $130/Seniors $117 Waeny 234421 Th 9/12-11/14 6:30- 8:30pm Rm 106 Reg $130/Seniors $117 Wang-Axelrod French 2a - 10 Classes, Prerequisite 1 year of French or equivalent. A continuation of French 1 for Intermediate students. The focus is on French language and culture by speaking and reading stories and using Intermediate grammar. 060421 W 9/11-11/13 9:30-11:30am Rm 106 Reg $130/Seniors $117 Waeny French 3a - 10 classes, Prerequisite 2 years of French or equivalent. continuation of French for Advanced Intermediate students. Focus is on more advanced grammar, reading stories, speaking and writing in French. 060521 F 9/13-11/15 9:30-11:30am Rm 106 Reg $130/Seniors $117 Waeny French 4a - 10 classes, Prerequisite 3 years of French or equivalent. This course is a continuation of an entire year of French 3, emphasizing advanced grammar, speaking and reading. Focus will be on reading and discussing books appropriate to this level.*No class 11/11. 060720 M 9/9-11/18* 9:30-11:30am Rm 106 Reg $130/Seniors $117 Waeny French 5a - 10 classes, Prerequisite 4 years of French or equivalent. This class is designed for students who have completed at least 4 years of French. Topics will include more advanced grammar, speaking and reading. 060820 T 9/10-11/12 9:30-11:30 am Rm 106 Reg $130/Seniors $117 Waeny Advanced French - 10 classes, Prerequisite 5 years of French or equivalent.Advanced French is conducted in French and includes grammar review, writing and reading a collection of contemporary French short stories, with discussions related to the stories. 060920 W 9/11-11/13 9:30-11:30 am Rm 113 Reg $130/Seniors $117 Maiden French Conversation - 8 classes, Prerequisite 3 years of French or equivalent.This course provides participants the opportunity to practice their listening and speaking skills in French. Course content includes online, authentic video and audio sources, such as TV5 Monde, RFI, France-Amérique. Participants will be able to explore cross-cultural themes and current events.*No class 060923 T 9/10-11/12* 12:30-2:30pm Rm 106 Reg $110/Seniors $99 Rasmussen 060925 T 9/10-11/12* 3-5pm Rm 106 Reg $110/Seniors $99 Rasmussen Fall Holidays: 11/11, 11/25-11/29Del Valle Education Center, 1963 Tice Valley Blvd, Walnut Creek