2013-2015 Undergraduate Catalog

FRN 202 Intermediate Conversation Through the Media

Designated to promote and improve speaking and listening comprehension skills in the language through explorations of various contemporary media. Utilizing radio and television broadcasts, Internet materials, video, film, and audio programs and the tradition of printed text, students consider current topics of interest through discussion, debate and oral presentations. Special attention given to vocabulary building and improving students' oral/aural proficiency. May be taken concurrently with FRN 103 with permission of the department. Prerequisite: FRN 103 or department placement.