Available in 2018

Course handbook


Students will focus on a number of aspects of higher-order and high-register French grammatical structures, using these in order to translate sentences from English into French.

Availability2018 Course Timetables


  • Semester 1 - 2018

Learning outcomes

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

1. Demonstrate a heightened understanding of French grammar;

2. Demonstrate high-level sentence-construction skills;

3. Demonstrate an ability to adapt and utilize actively a range of written registers.


  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 *

* 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



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. Independent study equivalent to 10 hour(s) per Week for 13 Weeks.