What makes this course interesting?

  • Learn about contemporary Francophone societies and cultures by examining their products, practices and perspectives through thematic study
  • Use authentic sources such as newspaper and magazine articles, websites, films, music, video clips, blogs, podcasts, stories, and literary excerpts in French to develop language skills and communicative proficiency in real life settings
  • Build communication skills through regular class discussion, one-on-one conversation, collaboration with classmates, role plays, email responses, essay and journal writing, and oral presentations

Develop your French language proficiency through the exploration of a variety of interdisciplinary themes that tie closely to French culture.

In this course, you will use authentic French materials and sources to develop your language skills in multiple modes of communication, including two-way interactions in both writing and speaking, interpretation of audio, audiovisual, and print materials, and oral and written presentation of information and ideas.

AP French Language and Culture Course Overview (PDF)

AP French Language and Culture Course & Exam Description (PDF)

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