French Language 1B
Undergraduate | UNE-FREN102 | 2024
- Study method
- 100% online
- 100% online
- Enrol by
- 16 June 2024
- Entry requirements
- Prior study needed
- 16 weeks
- Start dates
- 24 June 2024
French Language 1B
About this subject
Upon completion of this subject, students will be able to:
- demonstrate extended elementary listening, speaking, reading and writing skills in French;
- further 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 further 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.
Continue your journey with French in this unit designed for those who have completed FREN101. You will consolidate your prior knowledge, and your knowledge of French grammar structures, vocabulary and syntax will be extended. Your listening, speaking, reading and writing skills in everyday French language will be further developed to the upper elementary range. You will be able to communicate in French in some depth on selected topics of everyday life. Studying this subject will further enhance your appreciation of French and Francophone culture, giving you insights into French cultural norms and society. Pursue your goal of becoming a confident communicator in a second language and future proof your career in a global economy where over 275 million people speak French.
Assessment 1: Grammar and vocabulary quizzes. 600 words (equivalent). Relates to Learning Outcomes 1-2;
Assessment 2: Written language assessment. 600 words (equivalent). Relates to Learning Outcomes 1-4;
Assessment 3: Oral interview. 1000 words (equivalent). Relates to Learning Outcomes 1-5;
Assessment 4: Reading comprehension and written language assessment. 2000 words (equivalent). Relates to Learning Outcomes 1-5.
- Assessment 1 (15%)
- Assessment 2 (15%)
- Assessment 3 (20%)
- Assessment 4 (50%)
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To enrol in this subject you will need to pass the Prerequisite/s. Please note as UNE results are released after the close of enrolment date, your enrolment into this subject will be withdrawn if you do not pass the prerequisite subject/s.
First language (French) speakers may not enrol in French language units except when required for (school) teaching accreditation in Australian states and territories.
- Equipment requirements - 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).
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Textbook requirements may vary from one teaching period to the next.
- 0.125 EFTSL
- This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.
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