French Language 1A
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- 01 Mar 2021
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Upon completion of this subject, students will be able to:
- demonstrate elementary listening, speaking, reading and writing skills in French;
- utilise elementary structures and functions of the French language, in particular grammatical structures;
- communicate in French with some depth on selected topics of everyday life;
- apply elementary knowledge of French cultural norms and society; and
- use cognitive skills to analyse and synthesise information when communicating at an elementary level.
- Topics will be available to enrolled students in the subjects Learning Management System site approximately one week prior to the commencement of the teaching period.
No eligibility requirements
- EquipmentDetails - Headphones or speakers (required to listen to lectures and other media) Headset, including microphone (highly recommended) Webcam (may be required for participation in virtual classrooms and/or media presentations).
- SoftwareDetails - It is essential for students to have reliable internet access in order to participate in and complete your units, regardless of whether they contain an on campus attendance or intensive school component. For additional information please visit UNE Hardware Requirements: https://www.une.edu.au/current-students/support/it-services/hardware
- TravelDetails - Travel may be required if students choose to attend the Non-Mandatory Intensive School. In 2020 the Non-Mandatory Intensive school will be held at the UNE Sydney campus in Parramatta NSW. Dates to be advised.
- OtherDetails -
Textbook information is not available until approximately 8 weeks prior to the commencement of the Teaching period.
Students are expected to purchase prescribed material.
Textbook requirements may vary from one teaching period to the next.
This subject is for students with little or no knowledge of French. Study of the subject will develop students' ability to read, understand, write and speak an elementary level of French and acquaint them with basic grammatical structures. Students are also introduced to French and Francophone culture.
Assessment 1: Short speaking assessment. 250 words. Relates to Learning Outcomes 1, 2, 3 Assessment 2: Written language assessment. 500 words. Relates to Learning Outcomes 1, 2, 3 Assessment 3: Comprehension and speaking assessment. 1000 words. Relates to Learning Outcomes 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 Assessment 4: Oral interview. 1000 words. Relates to Learning Outcomes, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 Assessment 5: Reading comprehension and written language assessment. 2250 words. Relates to Learning Outcomes 1, 2, 3, 4, 5
- Assessment 1 (5%)
- Assessment 2 (10%)
- Assessment 3 (20%)
- Assessment 4 (20%)
- Assessment 5 (45%)
Current study term: 28 Feb 21 to 28 May 21
Check the learning management system (LMS) of your university for textbook details.
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