- Code FREN6504
- Unit Value 6 units
- 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 PGRD
- Dr Ashok Collins
- Mode of delivery In Person
- Co-taught Course
Second Semester 2020
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This course builds on the language skills and cultural knowledge acquired in FREN6503 or through equivalent pathways of study. The aim of the course is to further develop students' reading, writing, listening and speaking skills in French and to deepen their appreciation of Francophone cultures. It is also intended to develop and extend students' capacity to reflect critically on cross-cultural differences between Francophone cultures and other cultures.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:Upon successful completion of this course, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
- Competently engage with a wide range of complex linguistic forms of the language in both written and spoken contexts.
- Understand and reflect in depth on a range of written and audiovisual texts, such as literary extracts, short films, and songs.
- Recognise and use a wide range of language styles and registers.
- Present sophisticated discussions and arguments in spoken and written French.
- Understand aspects of Francophone cultures and societies, and conduct research into issues of contemporary relevance.
Indicative AssessmentOnline activities, 1 hour/week (10%) [Learning Outcomes 1, 3]
In-class grammar test, 50 mins (20%) [Learning Outcomes 1, 3]
In-class grammar and writing test, 50 mins (20%) [Learning Outcomes 1, 2, 3, 4, 5]
Participation (10%) [Learning Outcomes 1, 2, 3, 4, 5]
Assignment, 1200-1400 words (20%) [Learning Outcomes 1, 2, 3, 4, 5]
Oral presentation, 8-10 mins (20%) [Learning Outcomes 1, 2, 3, 4, 5]
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Workload130 hours of total student learning time made up from:
a) 48 hours of contact over 12 weeks: 4 hours of class per week, and
b) 82 hours of independent student research, reading and writing.
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|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|7570||27 Jul 2020||03 Aug 2020||31 Aug 2020||30 Oct 2020||In Person||N/A|