Available in 2017

Course handbook


Further intensive study of the language to improve vocabulary, pronunciation and grammar, with a view to developing self-expression both in writing and speaking.

Availability2017 Course Timetables


  • Semester 1 - 2017

Learning outcomes

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

1. develop an advanced level of understanding of French grammatical structures;

2. develop sophisticated communication skills and strategies in French;

3. demonstrate an increased awareness of cultural and linguistic differences;

4. develop the capacity to think critically about language.

5. By the end of the course, students are expected to reach a level between B1 and B2 (Common Framework of Reference for Languages).


A language course which places emphasis on developing the students' powers of expression in the oral and written codes.

Assumed knowledge

FREN2620 French at Intermediate II or equivalent

Assessment items

In Term Test: 2 oral assessments

In Term Test: 3 written tests

In Term Test: 3 small tests

Formal Examination: final exam - closed book examination *

* 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



Face to Face On Campus 4 hour(s) per Week for 13 Weeks

Optional workshops for 2 hours a week for self-directed study and/or support from lecturers.