• Offered by School of Literature, Languages and Linguistics
  • ANU College ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
  • Course subject French
  • Areas of interest European Languages, Language Studies
  • Academic career UGRD
  • Course convener
    • Dr Ashok Collins
  • Mode of delivery In Person
  • Co-taught Course
  • Offered in Second Semester 2016
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This is an intensive course building on the language skills and cultural knowledge acquired in FREN2024. The aim is to develop further students' reading, writing, listening and speaking skills in French and to acquire an appreciation of Francophone cultures. It is also intended to develop the capacity to reflect critically on cross-cultural differences between Francophone cultures and other cultures.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:

The aim of this course is for students to develop further their ability to write and speak in French through exposure and engagement with increasingly more complex linguistic forms of the language. They will also be able to read and to start to critically analyse short extracts of French literary texts. They will be able to engage, in French, with a variety of learning materials on French history, culture and society.

Indicative Assessment

Grammar (25%), culture (25%), reading (25%), and oral (25%).

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Workload

4 hours of classes per week 
All new students with prior knowledge of French are required to contact the course coordinator before enrolling.

Requisite and Incompatibility

To enrol in this course you must have completed FREN2024 or have equivalent level of language proficiency as demonstrated by placement test. Alternatively you may gain permission of the Course Convenor to enrol in this course. Incompatible with FREN6504.

Minors

Fees

Tuition fees are for the academic year indicated at the top of the page.  

If you are a domestic graduate coursework or international student you will be required to pay tuition fees. Tuition fees are indexed annually. Further information for domestic and international students about tuition and other fees can be found at Fees.

Student Contribution Band:
1
Unit value:
6 units

If you are an undergraduate student and have been offered a Commonwealth supported place, your fees are set by the Australian Government for each course. At ANU 1 EFTSL is 48 units (normally 8 x 6-unit courses). You can find your student contribution amount for each course at Fees.  Where there is a unit range displayed for this course, not all unit options below may be available.

Units EFTSL
6.00 0.12500
Domestic fee paying students
Year Fee
2016 $2718
International fee paying students
Year Fee
2016 $3876
Note: Please note that fee information is for current year only.

Offerings, Dates and Class Summary Links

The list of offerings for future years is indicative only.
Class summaries, if available, can be accessed by clicking on the View link for the relevant class number.

Second Semester

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery Class Summary
7210 18 Jul 2016 29 Jul 2016 31 Aug 2016 28 Oct 2016 In Person N/A

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