Full Title:French 2
Module Code:FREN C8Z03
 
Credits: 5
Valid From:Semester 1 - 2013/14 ( September 2013 )
Module Delivered in 12 programme(s)
Module Description:no description provided
Learning Outcomes:
On successful completion of this module the learner should be able to
  1. Interact with native French speakers on a range of familiar topics & make a short presentation.
  2. Use communication strategies for social interaction.
  3. Apply the principle of syllabic equality when speaking.
  4. Demonstrate understanding of both gist and detail of an authentic French text on a familiar topic.
  5. Write in a structured and cohesive manner.
  6. Describe further aspects of contemporary French society.
 

Module Content & Assessment

Indicative Content
Grammar
Fundamentals of grammar: future tense, Imperfect, possessive adjectives & pronouns, Introduction to perfect, adverbs
French for general purposes
Money & part-time jobs Shopping, banking, post office French & Irish food habits Introduction to French Education system, Introduction to French search engines & internet sites, French speaking world, Study of a French film.
Assessment Breakdown%
Course Work60.00%
End of Module Formal Examination40.00%

Full Time

Course Work
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Marks Out Of Pass Marks Assessment Date Duration
Presentation Intercultural project 1,2,3,6 10.00 0 0 Week 14 0
Practical/Skills Evaluation Aural exam 1,2 20.00 0 0 Week 19 0
Oral Examination/Interview oral test 1,2,3,6 30.00 0 0 Sem 2 End 0
No Project
No Practical
End of Module Formal Examination
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Marks Out Of Pass Marks Assessment Date Duration
Formal Exam End-of-Semester Final Examination 4,5,6 40.00 0 0 End-of-Semester 0
Reassessment Requirement
A repeat examination
Reassessment of this module will consist of a repeat examination. It is possible that there will also be a requirement to be reassessed in a coursework element.
Reassessment Description
Final Exam

DKIT reserves the right to alter the nature and timings of assessment

 

Module Workload & Resources

Workload: Full Time
Workload Type Workload Description Hours Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Lecture No Description 4.00 Every Week 4.00
Directed Reading No Description 2.00 Every Week 2.00
Independent Study No Description 3.00 Every Week 3.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 9.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 4.00
Workload: Part Time
Workload Type Workload Description Hours Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Lecture No Description 2.00 Every Week 2.00
Directed Reading No Description 4.00 Every Week 4.00
Independent Study No Description 3.00 Every Week 3.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 9.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 2.00
Resources
Recommended Book Resources
  • Sidwel, D. & cie. 1999, Voici la France, Chancerel London
  • Capelle G. & Gidon, N. 1999, Reflets, m├ęthode de francais 1, Hachette Paris
  • Collins & Robert, French dictionary, New Edition Ed.
  • Abry, Dominique 1994, Phoenetiques 350 exercises, Hachette
This module does not have any article/paper resources
Other Resources
  • Website: www.bbc.co.uk/education/languages/French
  • Website: www.lepetitjournal.ie
  • Website: www.french.ie
  • Website: www.utm.edu/staff/bobp/french/french.htm l
  • language lab: language learning software

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