Elementary French 2

Description

A semester language unit designed as the continuation of the Introductory course FREN1100. The course provides vocabulary extension and further fundamental sentence patterns, still placing emphasis on communication skills.

Availability

On-Line from Callaghan

  • Semester 1 - 2016
  • Semester 2 - 2016
  • Semester 1 - 2017
  • Semester 2 - 2017

Callaghan

  • Semester 2 - 2016
  • Semester 2 - 2017

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of the course students will be able to:

1. Be familiar with French sounds and pronunciation;

2. Speak and understand simple spoken every day French;

3. Recognise main characteristics of the cultures of French-speaking countries;

4. Be prepared linguistically to take more advanced French.

5. Correctly use French grammatical structures appropriate to the Elementary level 2

6. Demonstrate an ability to use technology at an elementary level in the online assessments environment.

Content

Extends basic vocabulary and fundamental sentence structures acquired in FREN1100 by using authentic linguistic/cultural materials. Small group work concentrates on steadily building confidence and competence in the target language.

Assumed Knowledge

FREN1100 or equivalent. Students who are already competent or native speakers of this language are encouraged to undertake 2000 or 3000 level courses for a more engaged learning experience.

Assessment Items

Quiz: Online quizzes

In Term Test: Written tests

In Term Test: Oral/Aural tests

Formal Examination: Final examination (formal) *

* This assessment has a compulsory requirement.

Compulsory Requirements

In order to pass this course, each student must complete ALL of the following compulsory requirements:

Course Assessment Requirements:

  • Formal Examination: Pass Requirement - Students must pass this assessment item to pass the course.

Contact Hours

Callaghan

Lecture

Online 2 hour(s) per Week for 13 Weeks

Optional Face-to-face workshops (for self-directed study and/or support from lecturers) 2 hrs per wk for 12 wks (start in week 2) or online workshops (support from lecturers) 2 hrs per wk for 13 wks

Tutorial

Face to Face On Campus 2 hour(s) per Week for 13 Weeks starting in week 1

On-Line from Callaghan

Lecture

Online 2 hour(s) per Week for 13 Weeks