Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject students consolidate and add to the skills gained in French 4. We focus on further development of speaking, listening, reading and writing skils and continue to learn about French culture through the materials used for language acquisition. Students successfully completing the subject should be able to read French, write accurately and make sense of and participate in a variety of communicative situations presented in French, within the limits of the vocabulary and tenses introduced in the subject. The subject should also enable them to obtain a B1 level in the Common European Framework.

FacultyFaculty of Humanities & Social Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorRaphael Trantoul

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 3 - UG

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites FRE2004, FRE2BE4, FRE2FIC or coordinator's approval.


Incompatible subjects FRE2005, FRE1005, FRE1AD1, FRE2AD1, FRE3AD1, FRE1BE5, FRE2BE5, FRE3BE5, FRE1ADA, FRE2INA, FRE3BEA, FRE1IN3, FRE2IN3, FRE3IN3

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Learning resources


Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsLes 500 Exercises de Grammaire B1PrescribedM.-P Caquineau-Gündüz et alHACHETTE
ReadingsNouvelle Grammaire du FrançaisPrescribedY. Delatour et alHACHETTE
ReadingsSubject Reading Guide (Posted on LMS)PrescribedN/AN/A
ReadingsVersion originale 3PrescribedM.Denyer et alEDITIONS MAISON DES LANGUES

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Melbourne, 2014, Semester 1, Day


Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRaphael Trantoul

Class requirements

Seminar Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours seminar per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via blended.

Lecture Week: 10 - 22
One 1.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via blended.


Assessment elementComments%
End of subject Final Tasks (1,400-word equivalent)40
Interview/ Project and analysis (800-words equivalent).20
Oral examination (600-word equivalent)10
Three written tests (1,200-word equivalent)30