French IV

Course Number: 518/519

Open To:
Grades 9-12

Course Length:
Full Year; 10 Units

UC/CSU Approved: Language Other Than English “E” Requirement. Satisfies one year of the World Language graduation requirement.

NOT OFFERED 2022-2023

Course Description:

French IV is a fourth year language course designed to demonstrate a culmination of the standard-based skills learned in previous years in terms of grammar, vocabulary, and culture. The focus will be on continued vocabulary acquisition and numerous grammatical structures. The goal will be improvement of grammar and increased written and conversational skills. In addition, French IV students will read authentic materials, such as excerpts from novels, short stories, plays, poetry, newspapers, magazines, song lyrics, etc.

Textbook/Class Resources:

  • Bien Dit Level 3 (2018) ISBN: 978-0544861350
  • Bien dit!: Cahier de vocabulaire et grammaire Level 3 (2012) ISBN: 978-0547951850

Level of Difficulty:
  Very Difficult

Estimated Homework Per Class:
30 minutes
30-60 minutes
60-90 minutes

Completion of French III or French III Honors with a “B” or better both semesters