Julie Nelson

Julie received her Bachelor’s degree in French from the University of Oregon and her Master’s in French with a strong focus on second language acquisition and pedagogy from Portland State University. She previously studied FLE and French literature at the Université of Poitiers in France, then spent three years teaching English in Spain. Julie has extensive experience teaching French, Spanish, and ESOL in a variety of contexts to language learners of all ages.

Beginning 103 (WINTER TERM) : 103-B

Wednesdays at 6:15-8:30pm
01/08/2020 to 03/11/2020
Instructor: Julie Nelson

Required: 102 or equiv. Prepare for CECR A1/A2 level.

Communication: Communication: Daily activities; telling time; describing an object; asking about sizes & prices; arranging an outing; accepting/refusing an invitation; making reservations by phone. 

Grammar: reflexive verbs; adverbs of frequency; passé composé with avoir; imperative mood. 

Phonetics: Nasal vowels; /i/ -/y/, /y/ - /u/.

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Beginning 106 (WINTER TERM) : 106-A

Mondays at 6:15-8:30pm
01/06/2020 to 03/09/2020
Instructor: Julie Nelson

Required: 105 or equiv. Prepare for CECR A2 level.

Communication: Expressing a goal, wish, skill, dissatisfaction; describing an experience. 

Grammar: « Si » clauses; relative pronouns «qui/que»; pronoun «y». 

Phonetics: Pronunciation of  / t /, / d /, /R /, / p /, / b /, enchaînement vocalique.

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Intermediate 202 (WINTER TERM) : 202-A

Thursdays at 6:15-8:30pm
01/09/2020 to 03/12/2020
Instructor: Julie Nelson

Required: 201 or equiv. Prepare for CECR A2 level.

Communication: Describing, placing & reading ads for lodging; floor plans; expressing joy, intention. 

Grammar: Relative pronouns; comparison of adjectives, adverbs; possessive adjectives; le futur simple; conditions with “si”. 

Phonetics: /ply/-/plys/-/plyz/;  nasal vowels.

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Street parking on SW 20th St. facing the Kamm House is limited. Free parking is available in Lot B at SW 18th and SW Columbia. Please obtain a parking pass from the office.

After 6 pm weekdays, students may park in the Willamette Dental lot at SW 20th and SW Jefferson as available.

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Classes are held until 8:30
Saturday 9:30-1:00
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