Credit points: 15
This subject is designed to provide students with a systematic revision and consolidation of the essential structures of French. In class students will study grammar, syntax and vocabulary in practical communicative situations. We also stress the productive aspect of language use in context, while extending grammatical and lexical knowledge and refining oral skills by means of regular small-group activities. Listening skills are also developed by use of authentic documents including interviews, songs and film. On completion of the subject students should be able to sustain conversations and express opinions on topics of general interest, have consolidated their knowledge of all basic structures of French, and have attained a good level of competence in written production in the target language. The subject should also enable them to obtain an A2 level in the Common European Framework.
SchoolHumanities and Social Sciences
Subject Co-ordinatorJames Cannon
Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes
Subject year levelYear Level 2 - UG
Available as ElectiveYes
Learning ActivitiesGroup presentations. Exercises. In-class debate. Oral examination. Regular written language tasks, written examination with short paragraphs. Reading and/or listening comprehension examination. Group end of unit tasks (unit 1, unit 3), oral examination.
Prerequisites FRE1002 or subject coordinator's approval
Quota Management StrategyN/A
Quota-conditions or rulesN/A
Minimum credit point requirementN/A
Edito 2/A2 Livre + Cahier dactivités (pack)
AuthorElodie Heu et al
Self sourced or Uni sourcedN/A
Entire subject or partial subjectN/A
Total hours/days requiredN/A
Location of WBL activity (region)N/A
WBL addtional requirementsN/A
Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes
Intended Learning Outcomes
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Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Semester 1, Blended
Maximum enrolment sizeN/A
Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJames Cannon
SeminarWeek: 10 - 22
Two 2.00 hours seminar per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via blended.
We use Sections in Allocate+ for this subject.
Written Test with listening comprehensionIn week 6
|N/A||N/A||No||20||SILO3, SILO4, SILO7|
One written examination (800-word equivalent).10% Comprehension de l'oral5% Comprehension de l'ecrit5% Production Ecrite
|N/A||N/A||No||20||SILO3, SILO4, SILO6|
Oral examination (800-word equivalent)
|N/A||N/A||No||20||SILO2, SILO5, SILO7, SILO8|
End of subject tasks, written task and/or in-class presentation (1,600-words equivalent).For each of the Units 1, 2, 3 in Textbook.Written feedback returned to students generally within one week.
|N/A||N/A||No||40||SILO1, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5, SILO6, SILO8|