French at Advanced Level 2

Course code FREN3620Units 20Level 3000Faculty of Education and ArtsSchool of Humanities and Social Science

A language course designed as a sequel to FREN3610, continuing to develop the students' oral and written expression.

Available in 2015

Callaghan CampusSemester 2
Previously offered in 2014
Objectives1. to enhance students' understanding of French grammatical structures;
2. to further develop in the student sophisticated communication skills and strategies in French;
3. to promote an increased awareness of cultural and linguistic differences;
4. to develop in the student the capacity to think critically about language.
By the end of the course, students are expected to reach a level between B2 and C1 (Common Framework of Reference for Languages).
ContentA language course which places emphasis on developing the students' powers of expression in the oral and written codes.
Replacing Course(s)n/a
Industrial Experience0
Assumed KnowledgeFREN3610
Modes of DeliveryInternal Mode
Teaching MethodsLecture
Assessment Items
Examination: Class3 online quizzes, 5% each, 15mins, focusing on a specific grammatical point or verb conjugations;

3 written tests, 15% each, 1 hr, evaluating the content, vocabulary, grammatical structures and cultural knowledge covered in the last 2 episodes studied;
Examination: Oral1 oral test, 10%, 10 mins, testing the ability to reply to simple questions and communicate in French.
Examination: Formal1 final exam - 30%, 2 hours. It aims to test the most important material covered throughout the semester.
Contact HoursLecture: for 4 hour(s) per Week for 13 weeks
Timetables2015 Course Timetables for FREN3620