2018 Summer School Subject List

Junior French Introductory 1 (FRNC1601) - Opens 10 May 2017

Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences
Department: French & Francophone Studies
Level: Undergraduate
Credit Points: 6

Instructors:
(1)  Nathalie Camerlynck - ncam4098@uni.sydney.edu.au

Contacts:
(1) Dr Clara Sitbon - clara.sitbon@sydney.edu.au

Start Date: 03 Jul 2017 
End Date: 18 Jul 2017 
Capacity: 50 
Status: Places available 
Applications Open: 10 May 2017 
Applications Close: 19 Jun 2017 
Census date: 10 Jul 2017 
On-time withdrawals close: 10 Jul 2017 
Available to audit: No
Open to HSC graduates?: No

Prerequisites:

  1. Prohibitions: - 

    FRNC1621 or FRNC1631 or FRNC1101 or FRNC1201 or FRNC1301 or FRNC1501 or FRNC1611 or HSC French Extension or HSC French Continuers or HSC French Beginners

Description

This unit is designed primarily for students with no experience in French.

It is based both on communicative methodology and a functional approach to language.

Its main objective is to teach the learner how to communicate and use grammar appropriately in a range of situations, while learning about French culture.

It also teaches the learner to talk about language and understand basic linguistic principles. Speaking, writing, listening and reading comprehension skills, will be developed through communicative activities.

In addition, online resources and grammar activities will complement face-to-face teaching.

Assessment

Tutorial participation (eq 500 words) – 10%; Daily exercises online (eq 500 words) – 10 %; 2 Grammar tests (eq 500 words each) - 2x10% ; 1 oral test (eq 1500 words) – 30 %; Final Test (eq 1000 words) – 30 %

Timetable

Start Date: 03 Jul 2017     End Date: 18 Jul 2017

Lectures: Mon, Tue, Thu & Fri, 9:00 - 10:00

Tutorials: Mon, Tue, Thu & Fri, 10:00 - 13:00

Mid Session Exam: Mon 10th Jul (9:00 Start Time, 1 hr Exam)

Final Exam 1 (Grammar Test 2): Thu 20th Jul (9:30 Start Time, 1 hr 15 min Exam)

Final Exam 2 (Final Test): Fri 21st Jul (9:30 Start, 2 hr Exam)

Venues:

Lectures & Tutorials: To Be Assigned by your Lecturers on the First Day Education Learning Studio 229 OR Brennan MacCallum Learning Studio 109

Final Exams:

Thu 20th July & Fri 21st July Education Learning Studio 229

Texts

Course Reader – FRNC1601 – Junior French 1 Beginners – Available from the copy centre.