French for Travelers

Gain an understanding of the French language and culture in this intro course. Focus on essential words and phrases that serve as a guide toward understanding French. There is more to a culture than its language, food, customs and general lifestyle; there is ingrained thinking that influences everyday life. Learn linguistic, historical, political and cultural knowledge. Fully enjoy your next trip to France or simply begin to learn the culture and language of this romance language.

Recommended textbook:
15-Minute French
ISBN: 978-0241601310
Available at Amazon or your local bookstore.


Rebecca Murphy

Rebecca Murphy has been teaching French and Spanish for over 25 years in both public and private schools. Her passion started when she was a high school exchange student in Spain. She spent 10 months living with a Spanish family ... read more


This is a noncredit enrichment program. Progress and courses completed are marked by Continuing Education Units. CEUs are not transferable to college or university transcripts.

Date: June 19-July 31 (no class 7/3/2024)

Delivery Method: Live Online

Time: 6:30-9:00pm CT

Platform: Zoom

Instructor: Rebecca Murphy


$179 by June 5, 2024
$199 after June 5, 2024

Discounts Available

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Early Registration Discount Register by Wed, June 5, 2024 and receive $20 off.

ACTIVE Osher members receive 10% discount on Language courses. Contact the the Languages Department at for any questions.


As an ACTIVE member of the Hispanic Professionals of Greater Milwaukee Organization (HPGM) receive a 10% discount on this language program.

Early registration discounts will subtract automatically from the fee if the registration is submitted prior to the deadline. All other discounts require the code in the left column to be entered on the registration form. Only one discount code can be entered on a registration form.


Discounts Available

CEUs: 1.5

Enrollment Limit: 16

Program Number: 7781-16248

Registration Deadline: June 18, 2024

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