[LCCN: CFRN 1014, Elementary French I]This is a General Education course.Students with previous study of French should take the French placement exam. Students who do not place in FREN 1002 or higher through the placement exam should enroll in FREN 1001. Students with no previous study of French should enroll in FREN 1001. Students completing FREN 1002 or equivalent or higher with a grade of “C” or higher may not enroll in FREN 1001 for credit without permission of department. Students completing FREN 2101 or higher or equivalent, with a grade of “C” or higher, may not enroll in FREN 1002 for credit without permission of department. Native speakers of French will not receive credit for this course. Basic lexicon and structure of French; emphasis on communicative language use; supplementary work in language laboratory.