French Oral Expression
Your upfront cost: $0
- 25 Oct 2021
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Upon completion of this subject, students will be able to:
- demonstrate an enhanced understanding of French syllabification, liaison, stress and intonation patterns;
- resolve clear, standard French speech into its meaningful elements;
- demonstrate increased competence in recognition and application of appropriate linguistic markers for different situations;
- communicate orally with reasonably fluency on familiar/prepared topics in both informal and formal situations; and
- apply strategies for turntaking, monitoring mutual understanding and repair of misunderstandings in oral discussion.
- 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Please note as UNE results are released after the close of enrolment date, your enrolment into this subject will be withdrawn if you do not pass the prerequisite subject/s.
- 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
- 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 subject extends students' competencies in the production and comprehension of oral discourse in French to a high intermediate level. It involves studying phonological elements of the language, including pronunciation, syllable structure and intonation, and sentence rhythm. By studying this subject, students will also develop the capacity to engage appropriately, and with relative fluency, in oral discourse across a range of situations.
Assessment 1 Aural comprehension and pronunciation assessment: 900 words (equivalent). Relates to Learning Outcomes 1-3 Assessment 2 Speaking exercises: 900 words (equivalent). Relates to Learning Outcomes 1-5 Assessment 3 Oral presentation: 900 words (equivalent). Relates to Learning Outcomes 1,3-4 Assessment 4 Online Participation: 750 words (equivalent). Relates to Learning Outcomes 1-5 Assessment 5 Oral Examination: 1100 words (equivalent). Relates to Learning Outcomes 1-5
- Aural comprehension and pronunciation assessment (20%)
- Speaking exercises (20%)
- Oral presentation (20%)
- Structured online participation (10%)
- Oral Examination - Live discussion. To take place via an online platform. (30%)
Current study term: 24 Oct 21 to 04 Feb 22
Check the learning management system (LMS) of your university for textbook details.
Diploma in Modern Languages
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