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FRNC3605: Introductory French 5

French cinema will be used to gain knowledge about French history and culture. Each film will involve studying vocabulary, translation, grammatical exercises, reading literary or cultural texts. Students will develop listening skills through listening to the news and develop writing skills through short essays in French.

Code FRNC3605
Academic unit French and Francophone Studies
Credit points 6
FRNC2604 or FRNC3624 or FRNC2002
FRNC1631 or FRNC1632

At the completion of this unit, you should be able to:

  • LO1. demonstrate a level of written and oral competence in French to at least CEFR level B1 or above, with confidence and a significant degree of disciplinary expertise in the French language, including the ability to communicate effectively and persuasively on a range of topics and in a range of genres
  • LO2. demonstrate an understanding of various aspects of French and Francophone history and culture
  • LO3. display a degree of problem-solving and critical analysis skills developed through research activities related to French and Francophone language and culture, and its place in the world
  • LO4. exhibit a degree of cultural competence and sense of professional and social responsibility
  • LO5. communicate ideas effectively in academic discourse
  • LO6. work collaboratively with other students

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