Barbara Petrosky

Barbara Petrosky, Intermediate French 2, Spring 2015

Course Description

This course is a continuation of Intermediate French 1. Prerequisite: FR 0211.

Required Texts:

-Interaction: Langue et Culture Neuvième édition de Susan et Ronald St. Onge. Heinle

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Barbara Petrosky, Elementary Spanish 1, Spring 2015

Course Description

A thorough introduction (in two terms) to the Spanish grammar, with extensive practice in the four skills: reading, writing, understanding, and speaking.

Required Texts:

-Castells, Guzmán, Lapuerta, and García. Mosaicos. Sixth Edition. Upper Saddle River NJ: Prentice Hall, Fifth Edition
-Oxford or Larousse Spanish/English dictionary

Barbara Petrosky, Elementary Spanish 1, Fall 2014

Course Description

A thorough introduction (in two terms) to the Spanish grammar, with extensive practice in the four skills: reading, writing, understanding, and speaking.

Required Texts:

-Castells, Guzmán, Lapuerta, and García. Mosaicos. Sixth Edition. Upper Saddle River NJ: Prentice Hall, Fifth Edition
-Oxford or Larousse Spanish/English dictionary

Syllabus: 

Barbara Petrosky, Intermediate French 1, Fall 2014

Course Description

This course is a logical continuation of the first-year sequence. Emphasis continues to be placed on communication. Prerequisite: FR 0112.

Required Texts:

- A vous! Textbook. Véronique Anover and Theresa A. Antes. Second Edition New York: Houghton-Mifflin, 2008.

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Barbara Petrosky, Approaches to French Literature, Fall 2014

Course Description

The goal of this course is to illustrate ways of looking at literary texts. Students shall examine plays, short prose works, and poems focusing on textual elements such as narrative technique, characterization, societal factors, and language. Prerequisite: FR 0212.

Required Texts:

- Beaumarchais, Le Mariage de Figaro. Paris : Classique Garnier.

Barbara Petrosky, French Conversation, Fall 2014

Course Description

This course is designed to help students already familiar with the basic grammatical structure of the language improve their facility in oral expression. Prerequisite: FR 0212.

Required Texts:

-Pause Café. Première édition. Megharbi, Pellet, Blyth, and Foerster. McGraw Hill
-Dictionnaire français/anglais

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Barbara Petrosky, Introduction to Civilization, Spring 2011

Course Description

This course is designed to lead students to a better understanding of France today. Particular attention is directed to the major aspects of contemporary French life and society. Prerequisite: FR 0212.

Required Texts:

- Cinema for French Conversation/ Le cinema en cours de conversation. 3rd edition by Anne-Christine Rice.

Barbara Petrosky, Intermediate French 2, Spring 2011

Course Description

This course is a continuation of Intermediate French 1. Prerequisite: FR 0211.

Required Texts:

-Interaction. Révision de grammaire française. Eighth edition by Susan St. Onge, Ronald St. Onge and Katherine Kulick

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Barbara Petrosky, Intermediate Spanish 1, Spring 2011

Course Description

This course is a continuation of the first-year sequence and includes a functional review of language structure and vocabulary. Primary emphasis is development of conversational skills, with topical reading and some writing. Prerequisite: SPAN 0112

Required Texts:

-Pérez-Girónes, Adán-Lifante. MÁS. Latest Edition. McGrawHill (textbook and Cuaderno de práctica). The instructor’s textbook is NOT allowed.
-501 Spanish Verbs with CD-ROM and Audio CD (501 Verb Series)
-Spanish/English dictionary

Syllabus: 

Barbara Petrosky, Elementary Spanish 1, Spring 2011

Course Description

A thorough introduction (in two terms) to the Spanish grammar, with extensive practice in the four skills: reading, writing, understanding, and speaking.

Required Texts:

-Castells, Guzmán, Lapuerta, and García. Mosaicos. Fifth Edition. Upper Saddle River NJ: Prentice Hall, Fifth Edition (textbook and student activities manual).
-Oxford or Larousse Spanish/English dictionary (Required)

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