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Beginning Conversational French - Level 1

at Santa Monica College - Santa Monica

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SMC Bundy Campus 3171 S Bundy Dr
Btwn Airport Ave & Stanwood Pl
Santa Monica, California 90066
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Class Level: Beginner
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 35
Teacher: Florian Frin

What you'll learn in this basic french class:

In a relaxed and supportive atmosphere, learn the basic French vocabulary you need—including useful phrases and idioms!—to carry on simple conversations in everyday situations. To help you develop a Parisian accent and a foundation for understanding fluent idiomatic speech, this course explores the characteristics of spoken French, and includes systematic practice in pronouncing French sounds.

Find out about French customs and social etiquette, and get a glimpse of contemporary French life through French-language videos. Occasional singalongs with recordings of popular French songs add to the fun!

$30 materials fee includes text book and two one-hour CDs on pronunciations. The fee shall be collected at the start of class.
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NO CANCELLATIONS AFTER A CLASS HAS BEGUN, so choose courses carefully! Requests for withdrawal from a class must be submitted in writing via email at least seven business days before the start date of the class; receipt of requests made via other methods, such as phone messages, cannot be guaranteed.  You may receive a credit voucher applicable to future Community Education classes, which is valid for two years from the date of issue.  A minimum service charge of $10 per class cancellation will be withheld.  Refunds are granted ONLY if a class is cancelled, discontinued, or rescheduled.In the instance of cancelled classes, course fee is automatically refunded. Credit card refunds are processed with seven business days, check and cash refunds will be issued by check within 45 business days.

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To transfer to another class, request must be submitted in writing via email at least seven (7) business days before the original class meets. A minimum service charge of $10 per class transfer will be deducted. 

Important Information: Refunds are NOT issued for absences nor prorated for late registrations. Missed class meetings may not be made up in another class. There is no auditing of classes. Students are highly encouraged to register before class begins.  Returned checks will be subject to a $25 handling charge.

SOME HIGH DEMAND CLASSES, SUCH AS GLASS FUSING AND GOOD TIMES TRAVEL DAY TRIPS, HAVE SEPARATE AND DIFFERENT REFUND POLICIES STATING THAT ALL REGISTRATIONS ARE FINAL, AND NO REFUNDS, CREDITS, OR TRANSFERS WILL BE GIVEN.  PLEASE BEAR THAT IN MIND WHEN REGISTERING FOR THOSE CLASSES.

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