Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject students build on writing and reading skills acquired in French 3. Students successfully completing the subject should be able to write accurately in French, using the range of grammatical structures studied and in a range of genres from short descriptive texts to lettres and poes; read a variety of French texts from poems to newspaper items and short articles; and appreciate aspects of French-speaking cultures. The subject should also enable them to obtain an A2 level in the Common European Framework.

FacultyFaculty of Humanities & Social Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorJames Cannon

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 2 - UG

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites French 3 (FRE2003) or equivalent.


Incompatible subjects FRE1004, FRE1IN2, FRE2IN2, FRE3IN2, FRE1BE4, FRE2BE4, FRE3BE4, FRE1INB, FRE2INB

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Learning resources


Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsLes 500 Exercises de Grammaire A2PrescribedA.Aky├╝zHACHETTE
ReadingsVersion originale 2PrescribedM.Denyer et alEDITIONS MAISON DES LANGUES

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Melbourne, 2014, Semester 2, Day


Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJames Cannon

Class requirements

Tutorial Week: 31 - 43
Two 2.0 hours tutorial per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via blended.


Assessment elementComments%
Group work and participation (400-word equivalent).10
Listening comprehension test (600-word equivalent)15
One written examination (1,200-word equivalent).30
Oral examination (600-word equivalent)15
Written work and class tests (1,200-words equivalent).30