Extended French

Description

Students will focus on a number of aspects of higher-order and high-register French grammatical structures. Written activities will include a variety of translations (both into and out of the target language) and advanced grammar exercises.

Availability

On-Line from Callaghan

  • Semester 1 - 2015

Learning Outcomes

1. Heightened understanding of French grammar;

2. High-level sentence-construction skills;

3. Ability to adapt and utilize actively a range of written registers.

Content

  1. Close reading of specific grammar problems in situ;
  2. Grammar exercises, including translation of short sentences;
  3. Series of grammar tests.

Assumed Knowledge

FREN3610/FREN3620 or equivalent.

Assessment Items

Written Assignment: 3 written assignments

In Term Test: 2 in-class tests

Formal Examination: Formal Exam

Contact Hours

Lecture

Online 2 hour(s) per Week for 13 Weeks

BlackBoard to be used as principal means of delivery. Occasional on-campus meetings to be arranged as necessary.