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Cecile Helene Rey

Assistant Professor
Unit: College of Arts and Sciences
Department: Department of French Language and Literatures
Office location and address
369 New Cabell Hall
1605 Jefferson Park Ave
Charlottesville, Virginia 22904
Education
PhD French Linguistics, University of Texas at Austin
FREN 116: Intensive Introductory French
This is the non-credit option for FREN 1016.
FREN 126: Intensive Introductory French
This is the non-credit option for FREN 1026.
FREN 216: Intensive Intermediate French
This is the non-credit option for FREN 2016.
FREN 226: Intensive Intermediate French
This is the non-credit option for FREN 2026.
FREN 1010: Elementary French I
Credits: 4
Development of basic oral expression, listening and reading comprehension, and writing. Language laboratory work is required. Followed by FREN 1020. Prerequisite: Limited or no previous formal instruction in French.
FREN 1016: Intensive Introductory French
Credits: 3
This intensive course begins with instruction in basic oral expression, listening comprehension, elementary reading and writing, and continues with further development of these four skills at the intermediate level. Part of the Summer Language Institute.
FREN 1020: Elementary French II
Credits: 4
Designed for students with an elementary knowledge of French. Further develops the skills of speaking, listening, comprehension, reading, and writing. Language laboratory work is required. Followed by FREN 2010. Prerequisite: FREN 1010 or one or two years of previous formal instruction in French and appropriate SAT score.
FREN 1026: Intensive Introductory French
Credits: 3
This intensive course begins with instruction in basic oral expression, listening comprehension, elementary reading and writing, and continues with further development of these four skills at the intermediate level. Part of the Summer Language Institute. Prerequisites: Fren 1016 or equivalent.
FREN 1050: Accelerated Elementary French
Credits: 4
Reviews basic oral expression, listening, reading comprehension, and writing. Covers the material in the FREN 1010-1020 text in one semester at an accelerated pace. Language lab required followed by FREN 2010. Prerequisite: Previous background in French (more than two years of French in secondary school) and an achievement test score below 540 or a placement score below 378, or permission of the department.
FREN 2016: Intensive Intermediate French
Credits: 3
This intensive course begins with instruction in intermediate level oral expression, listening comprehension, reading and writing, and continues with further development of these four skills. Part of the Summer Language Institute. Prerequisites: FREN 1016, 1026 or equivalent.
FREN 2026: Intensive Intermediate French
Credits: 3
This intensive course begins with instruction in intermediate level oral expression, listening comprehension, reading and writing, and continues with further development of these four skills. Part of the Summer Language Institute. Prerequisites: FREN 1016, 1026, 2016 or equivalent.
FREN 3034: Advanced Oral and Written Expression in French
Credits: 3
Improves command of present-day spoken French. Conversation on topics of current interest; advanced vocabulary; some individualized writing practice. Enrollment limited. Prerequisite: FREN 3031 and either completion of FREN 3032 or concurrent enrollment in FREN 3032. This course is not intended for students who are native speakers of French or whose secondary education was in French schools.
  • 2010  ITS scholarship
  • 2009  Julia Walther Scholarship
  • 2009  David Bruton, Jr. Graduate School Fellowship
  • 2008  Outstanding Contribution to Departmental activities
  • 2000-2001 Bourse Région Rhône-Alpes, France