In this unit the study of the French language will be organised around the notion of identity and identities in France: the symbols of the Republic, its cultural and ethnic minorities and its regional vs. urban identities. Particular emphasis will be put on the development of academic writing skills as well as listening skills through listening to authentic French audio and audiovisual documents. Students will work in individual and group activities in order to develop individual and collaborative learning strategies and a level of learning autonomy appropriate to university studies.
1x2hr tutorial/week, 1x1hr tutorial/week
3x 2500wds written tests (50%), 1x 1000wd listening test (20%), 1x 1000wd speaking test (20%), 1x participation (10%)
FRNC1622 or FRNC2002Prohibitions