Credit points: 15
In this subject students undertake written and oral exercises designed to consoidate linguistic skills developed in French 6, enhancing both fluency and accuracy and enabling them to attain a B2 level in the Common European Framework. These will include discussions on topics of social, cultural and political significance. Aural comprehension activities will develop listening accuracy, and will involve authentic audio visual materials include discussions on topics of social, cultural and political significance. Aural comprehension activities will develop listening accuracy, and will involve authentic audio-visual materials including films, songs, news reports and other media. Written work will include grammar revision and application via exercises and composition, as well as analysis of authentic texts. Reading skills are enhanced by studying a range of genres and styles. Students should improve their reading comprehension and begin to develop skills in critical analysis.
FacultyFaculty of Humanities & Social Sciences
Subject Co-ordinatorJames Cannon
Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes
Subject year levelYear Level 2 - UG
Prerequisites French 6 (FRE1006) or equivalent
Incompatible subjects FRE3007, FRE1AD3, FRE2AD3, FRE3AD3, FRE1IN5, FRE2IN5, FRE3IN5, FRE2ADA, FRE3INA
|Resource Type||Title||Resource Requirement||Author and Year||Publisher|
|Readings||Les 500 Exercises de Grammaire B2||Prescribed||M.-P Caquineau-Gündüz et al||HACHETTE|
|Readings||Nouvelle Grammaire du Français||Prescribed||Y. Delatour et al||HACHETTE|
|Readings||Subject Reading Guide (Posted on LMS)||Prescribed||N/A||N/A|
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Melbourne, 2014, Semester 1, Day
Maximum enrolment sizeN/A
Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJames Cannon
One 2.0 hours practical per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via blended.
One 1.0 hours seminar per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via blended.
|Journals (800-word equivalent)||20|
|Literature review (800-word equivalent)||20|
|One end-of-semester examination (1,200-word equivalent)||30|
|Oral presentation (600-word equivalent)||15|
|Two written tests (600-word equivalent)||15|