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French Language 2B
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Upon completion of this subject, students will be able to:
- demonstrate increasing autonomy in listening, speaking, reading and writing skills in French;
- utilise intermediate structures and functions of the French language, in particular grammatical structures;
- communicate with increasing autonomy in French at an intermediate level with some depth on selected topics;
- apply extended knowledge of French cultural norms and society;
- use developed cognitive skills to analyse and synthesise information when communicating at an intermediate level; and
- translate several paragraphs to and from French at intermediate 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.
You must either have successfully completed the following subject(s) before starting this subject, or currently be enrolled in the following subject(s) in a prior study period; or enrol in the following subject(s) to study prior to this subject:
Please note that your enrolment in this subject is conditional on successful completion of these prerequisite subject(s). If you study the prerequisite subject(s) in the study period immediately prior to studying this subject, your result for the prerequisite subject(s) will not be finalised prior to the close of enrolment. In this situation, should you not complete your prerequisite subject(s) successfully you should not continue with your enrolment in this subject. If you are currently enrolled in the prerequisite subject(s) and believe you may not complete these all successfully, it is your responsibility to reschedule your study of this subject to give you time to re-attempt the prerequisite subject(s)
Candidature in the Diploma in Modern Languages 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Please note as UNE results are released after the close of enrolment date, your enrolment into this subject will be withdrawn if you do not pass the prerequisite subject/s.
- Attendance requirements - There is a non-mandatory 2 day intensive school for this subject which students may choose to attend. This intensive school will be held at UNE in Armidale, NSW if sufficient students commit by the date specified by the unit coordinator. Dates for this intensive school to be advised.
- 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).
- Software requirements - 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
- Travel requirements - Travel may be required to attend the Intensive School for this subject.
- Other requirements -
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 unit follows the first trimester intermediate French unit. It aims progressively to bring students to a point where their intermediate level skills in reading, understanding, writing and speaking will equip them for advanced level study in French language and literature.
Assessment 1 Written language exercises: 750 words (equivalent). Relates to Learning Outcomes 1-3 Assessment 2 Comprehension and speaking assessment: 1250 words (equivalent). Relates to Learning Outcomes 1-5 Assessment 3 Oral interview (online): 1250 words (equivalent). Relates to Learning Outcomes 1-5 Assessment 4 Take Home Exam: 2000 words. Relates to Learning Outcomes 1-6
- Written language exercises. (10%)
- Comprehension and speaking assessment. (20%)
- Oral interview. This will take place via an online platform. (20%)
- Take Home Exam - 2 hrs 30 mins (50%)
Current study term: 27 Jun 21 to 24 Sep 21
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