LANG07043 2016 French Beginners Level 3 Semester 1

General Details

Full Title
French Beginners Level 3 Semester 1
Transcript Title
French Beginners 3.1
Code
LANG07043
Attendance
N/A %
Subject Area
LANG - Foreign Language
Department
MKTS - Marketing, Tourism & Sport
Level
07 - NFQ Level 7
Credit
05 - 05 Credits
Duration
Semester
Fee
Start Term
2016 - Full Academic Year 2016-17
End Term
9999 - The End of Time
Author(s)
Martine Lucas
Programme Membership
SG_BADMN_J07 201600 Bachelor of Business in Business Administration L7 SG_BADMN_B07 201600 Bachelor of Business in Business Administration L7 SG_BADDO_J07 201600 Bachelor of Business SG_BBUSS_B07 201600 Bachelor of Business in Business L7 SG_BFINA_H08 201600 Bachelor of Business (Honours) in Finance and Investment SG_BEMBE_G07 201600 Bachelor of Business Embedded Award BB L7 in Finance and Investment SG_BEMBE_G07 201600 Bachelor of Business in Embedded award of BB Ab-initio L8 SG_B(ADD_J07 201600 Bachelor of Business in (Add On) L7 SG_BTOUR_H08 201900 Bachelor of Business (Honours) in Business in Tourism with Event Management SG_BTOUR_B07 201900 Bachelor of Business in Business in Tourism with Event Management SG_BMARK_J07 201900 Bachelor of Business in Business in Marketing L7 (Add On) SG_BINTR_J07 201900 Bachelor of Business in Business in International Marketing Erasmus SG_BMKTG_J07 201900 Bachelor of Business in Marketing L7 (Add On) SG_BDIGI_B07 201900 Bachelor of Business in Digital Marketing SG_BSALE_B07 201900 Bachelor of Business in Business in Marketing and Sales SG_BBUSI_H08 201900 Bachelor of Business (Honours) in Business L8 (Ab-initio) SG_BADMN_B07 201900 Bachelor of Business in Business Administration L7 SG_BBUSS_B07 201900 Bachelor of Business in Business L7
Description

This module aims to prepare the student to achieve pre-Intermediate level in the target language. It aims to increase the student's oral fluency and level of written expression.  It continues to strive towards independent expression in the target language. It expands the student's knowledge of the culture and civilisation of the target language.

Learning Outcomes

On completion of this module the learner will/should be able to;

1.

progress towards achieving Level B1 (Independent User) within the Common European Framework for Language Learning (Council of Europe Guidelines).

2.

with appropriate assistance understand the main points of clear standard input on familiar matters regularly encountered in work, school, leisure etc.

3.

deal with the principal situations likely to arise whilst travelling in an area where the language is spoken.

4.

produce simple, connected text on topics which are familiar or of personal interest.

5.

describe in simple terms, and with adequate preparation, aspects of his/her background, immediate environment and matters in areas of immediate need.

6.

implement a level of grammatical accuracy appropriate to the Level.

7.

begin to demonstrate an awareness of good accent and intonation.

8.

demonstrate increased awareness of French cultural life through completion of a project, presentation or similar

Teaching and Learning Strategies

Lectures

Tutorials

Group work

Visiting speakers

Module Assessment Strategies

  • Oral interviews
  • Written tests
  • Listening tests
  • Presentations

 

Repeat Assessments

written and oral assessment

Indicative Syllabus

Listening: can understand the main points of clear standard speech on familiar matters regularly encountered in work, school, leisure etc, using pre-taught prompts; can understand the main point of many radio or TV programmes on current affairs or topics of personal or professional interest with prior explanation of the general context of the broadcast.

Reading: can understand texts that consist mainly of high frequency everyday or job-related language; can understand the description of events, feelings and wishes in personal letters and shorter texts.

Spoken interaction: can deal with most situations likely to arise whilst travelling in an area where the language is spoken, using pre-taught guidelines; can contribute to conversations on topics that are familiar, of personal interest or pertinent to everyday life (e.g. family, hobbies, work, travel and current events).

Spoken production: can, with assistance, begin to connect phrases in a simple way in order to describe experiences and events; can briefly give reasons and explanations for opinions and plans using pre-taught guidelines.

Writing: can, with preparation, write simple connected text on topics which are familiar or of personal interest.

Cultural awareness: select an aspect of German Culture or Society for independent research and presentation.

 

Coursework & Assessment Breakdown

Coursework & Continuous Assessment
100 %

Coursework Assessment

Title Type Form Percent Week Learning Outcomes Assessed
1 Continuous Assessment Oral assessment Continuous Assessment UNKNOWN 50 % OnGoing 1,2,3,5,6,7
2 Continuous Assessment Written assessment Continuous Assessment UNKNOWN 50 % OnGoing 1,2,3,4,5,6,8
             

Full Time Mode Workload


Type Location Description Hours Frequency Avg Workload
Lecture Flat Classroom Lecture 2 Weekly 2.00
Lecture Language Laboratory Lecture 2 Weekly 2.00
Independent Learning UNKNOWN homework, study, etc 3 Weekly 3.00
Total Full Time Average Weekly Learner Contact Time 4.00 Hours

Module Resources

Non ISBN Literary Resources

-Extracts from book Voici, An Intermediate Course in French for Adults by Jacqueline Gonthier and Crispin Geoghegan

-Simple articles from newspapers and magazines - provided by lecturer

-Video clips

 

URL Resources

lepointdufle.net

tolearn frencxh.com

françaisfacile.com

 

Other Resources
  • dictionary
Additional Information

None